Non-Filer

Non-Filer

A person or corporation who does not file a tax return by the required date. In general, a person who has filed taxes once must continue to do so for the rest of his/her life (or existence, if a corporation). A non-filer may be subject to interest, late fees, and other penalties.
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In order to remove the misperception that non-filers could go scot-free by just paying higher tax and also to remove certain anomalies, he said, the concept of "non-filer" would be done away with and a scheme had been introduced which would force non-filers to become filers, hence it would help enhance the number of tax filers.
Comparing the advantages and disadvantages of being tax filer and non-filer, source in FBR said that immediately after filing income tax returns, the name of the filer would be enlisted among the active taxpayers.
At the site, a non-filer who has received a notice can enter a special number provided only on the form they receive in the mail to access their information on the system.
A non-filer used to pay much higher withholding tax on the purchase of automobile and property.
'The actual position is that the whole system of recognizing a non-filer as a legal entity has been done away with in the new finance bill.'
The commercial connections of gas and electricity provided to non-filer should also be discontinued.
Talking to media he advised the non-filer to submit their returns before 15th January 2019, otherwise they would not be eligible to hold any legislative power.
Comparing the advantages and disadvantages of being tax filer and non-filer, source in FBR said that immediately after filing income tax returns, the name of the filer would be enlisted among the active taxpayers, whereas in case of failure in filing tax returns by due date, the taxpayers would have to wait for one whole year to become active taxpayer.
Real estate agent Mohammad Kamran pointed out "it takes only Rs5,000 to change a non-filer's status into a filer," a service which his firm gives to potential buyers, who buy property through it.
He informed ECP issued notices to the non-filer to submit their returns along with the reasons for delaying the submission.
Lahore -- The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) organized a seminar in collaboration with Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) at WAPDA House for educating and facilitating the WAPDA employees to obtain National Tax Number (NTN), file the tax return and the benefits of being filer versus non-filer. The seminar was a part of FBR's campaign to create awareness about the taxpaying.
recommendations on the restriction on non-filer to purchase assets with some