Local Taxes Department sets new Record of Recovery

Karachi: Local Taxes Department of City District Government Karachi had achieved a new record of recovery during fiscal year 2010-2011.

The department recovered a record amount of Rs627.3million, surpassing its own previous record of Rs537.0million recovered in the year 2009-2010.

This may be noted that the Local Taxes Department of Revenue Group of Offices recovers two kind of fee which is charged parking fee and advertisement fee.

The charged parking is presently running at 22 locations in city out of which 16 are on contract.
After the amendment in CDGK Advertisement and Signage Bye-laws 2003 and the preparation of maps and computerized data of the hoardings the recovery from advertisements increased year by year.

In 2006-2007 it was Rs337.4million while in 2007-2008 local taxes officials recovered Rs400.6million and Rs491.5million in 2008-2009.

Executive Director Local Taxes Rehan Khan has said that joint efforts and hard work of department’s officials had made this achievement possible.

For more information, contact:
Administrator Secretariat
City District Government Karachi (CDGK)
City District Government Complex,
1st Floor, Civic Centre, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406
Email: administrator@karachicity.gov.pk