The Federal Tax Council (FBR) sent a Rs 13 million tax notice to Pakistani YouTuber Nadir Ali, who runs a channel called P for Pakao.
Nadir’s videos show that he and his team tease unsuspecting people and attract a lot of internet traffic. The total number of visits to its channel exceeds 820 million, making it one of the largest in the country.
According to a local news service, tax authorities suspected that he was hiding his income and subsequently launched an investigation against him, and his suspicions were confirmed when they contacted YouTube to find out his actual income.
Nadir reportedly received more than Rs 10 million in foreign currency during the year the exemption was requested without providing evidence to the tax department, and at the same time maintained a bank account that he did not indicate in the state of the report. property.
The report also quoted tax officials as saying that during the investigation, YouTuber received multiple notifications but did not respond to any of them, and now has an opportunity to appeal the order before the commission appeals to the RTO office. in Karachi
Nadir also appealed to the media through his lawyer and denied that he had not responded to the FBI. “We received your notice and responded personally, and then we requested an extension of time to file a response, and our request was approved. We are now working to resolve this problem through all relevant channels, “he added.