Khyber Pakhtunkhwa revenue mobilization and public resource management (KPRMP)

KPRMP together with the World Bank is working under Finance Department KP in facilitating its stakeholders; Excise Taxation and Narcotics Control Department, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority, The Board of Revenue in generating and increasing the collection of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s own source revenues and improve the management of public resources.

The Implementing body

Finance Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is the custodian of Provincial Exchequer and deals with the subjects pertaining to Finance of the Provincial Government and Financial matters affecting the Province as a whole, Preparation of Annual Budget Statements and Supplementary/Excess Budget Statements for the consideration of the Provincial Assembly, Accounts and Audits of the Provincial Autonomous Organizations etc.

The Stakeholders

The Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control Department (ETNCD)

ETNCD is primarily engaged in collection of various provincial taxes, duties, fees and cess items. Its functions include tax facilitation and extends to trace-out the use of illegal and smuggled vehicles and traffic in contraband’s. It performs regulatory and public welfare functions/services such as motor vehicle registration and development of tobacco crop, tobacco production areas and tobacco farmers, through utilization of collected Tobacco Development Cess (TDC). The Department is also mandated to register Motor Vehicle Dealers, Real Estate Agents and Video Cassette Shops. The Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control Department carries a distinction amongst the line departments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for its three-pronged functions of Taxation, Regulation and Public Welfare.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA)

KPRA as corporate entity, was established under the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Finance Act, 2013, with the mandate to administer and collect Sales Tax on Services & Infrastructure Development Cess. KPRA is governed, with relative autonomy, has been placed under the Finance Department to have an interface with the Government. While, the Council acts as Policy Making body chaired by the Honourable Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and comprising of three (03) Cabinet Ministers for Finance, Law and Excise and Taxation, Chief Secretary, Secretaries of the Finance, Law, Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control departments and four representatives nominated by the Government from the private sector. The Board of Revenue of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan is responsible for collecting all tax revenue of the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Board Of Revenue is the Controlling authority in all matters connected with the administration of Revenue collection including land taxes, land revenue, preparation of land record and other matters thereto. The ministry of Revenue is the minister responsible for Board of Revenue Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan.

The Board of Revenue (BoR)

The BoR is the custodian of the rights of the land holders and is the highest Revenue court in the province with Appellate/Revisional Jurisdiction against orders of subordinate revenue officers/courts including EDOs (Revenue) and Collectors. All Revenue Courts are subject to the general superintendence and Control of the Board of Revenue.