Islamabad: After a lapse of months, the federal cabinet has finally approved appointment of Ms Nausheen Javaid Amjad as permanent Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR).
She was working as acting chairman after Zaidi resigned. The appointment of new chairman FBR has been made through a circulation of a summary.
The establishment division in its summary had submitted a summary to the cabinet division for the approval of acting chairman FBR, who is also presently posted as member (Admn) and recommended that she may be transferred and appointed/posted as chairperson, Federal Board of Revenue(FBR) with immediate effect, the summary added.
Whereas the Establishment Division also proposed that appointment of Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi, as Chairman FBR, may be terminated with immediate effect.
Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi, Chartered Accountant, was appointed as Chairman FBR for a period of two years, on honorary/pro bono basis vides notification dated May 9, 2019.
The Selection Committee for the selection of senior officers had unanimously recommended that Ms Nausheen Javaid Amjad(BPS-22/IRS) presently posted as member (Admn), FBR, may be appointed/posted as Chairperson, FBR.