Mobilize Domestic Revenues by Strengthening Tax Systems as Development Tools and Building Tax Policy (WB-P161463)

Countries
  • Pakistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Apr 28, 2017
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Borrower
Islamic Republic of Pakistan
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 4.90 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 4.90 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 31, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jan 31, 2017


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Project Description
The stated objective of this project is to support policy-makers to make informed decisions to mobilize domestic revenues. Key Results include 1) Enhanced information management systems; 2) Tax Intelligence Unit and Market Monitoring and Intervention Unit set up, and 3) Analytical reports produced on a regular basis for decision-making. According to project documents, Component 1 of the project is the updating of the Tax Administration data center to strengthen FBRs Capacity in IT. The project will update the Data Centers, including Storage, Servers and Network Equipment, and support the implementation of the change management program.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
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