No extra tax will be forced on telecom segment as the legislature of Pakistan needs development of this division, said Haroon Akhtar Khan, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Revenue in a gathering with CEOs and other high level representatives of telecom organizations working in Pakistan here at the FBR House. Delegation of telecom division included Irfan Waheed Khan, CEO Telenor, Naveed Khalid Butt VP Corporate Affairs Ufone, Syed Naveed Akhtar, Executive Director Finance Operations Zong, Ali Naseer, Chief CRA Jazz and other high level delegates. In the interest of FBR, Chairman FBR Tariq Mahmood Pasha, Member Custom Zahid Khokar, Member IR Policy Dr Mohammad Iqbal and different officers took part in the gathering. Tax collection issues of telecom industry, proposition for Budget 2017-18, Withholding Tax issues, mechanical endeavor for the telecom business, government extract obligation, deals impose exclusion on import were talked about in detail. Haroon Akhtar Khan guaranteed them that the legislature of Pakistan needs the development of this industry as this division has awesome capacity to develop. “We need this industry to thrive with the goal that the general population of Pakistan show signs of improvement and better administrations at their entryway step,” he said.