ISLAMABAD: Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Shabbar Zaidi on Friday said that the authority has maintained an overall increase over last year of 16 percent and domestic tax over 25 percent.

Shabbar Zaidi took to the Twitter and informed about the massive increase in tax collections over the last year.

He wrote on his timeline; Alhumdulillah, FBR has collected Rs 320 billion during the month October 2019 and has maintained overall increase over last year of 16 percent and domestic tax over 25 percent.

This is after taking into account negative aspect of import contraction of around Rs 50 billion, he added.