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Need for income tax law – III

Part 2 - Special Cases  66. (1) Where a person dies, his legal representative or the executor shall be liable to pay any sum, which the deceased would have been…

Our democracy and the known unknowns

In a bid to promote "democratic culture" in this country, the Senate passed a resolution the other day. Introduced by a PPP legislator, it calls for making "democratic civic education"…

The poverty of wealth

In a country that is impoverished in many more ways than one, there has been talk this week about the wealth that its political leaders possess. But much like the…

Justice delayed, justice denied

When former PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi announced July 25 as the Election Day 2018, the mystery was why (1) he gave only 60 days instead of the 90 days that…

The Making Of A Controversy

The making of a controversy

If a decision is to be made in an emergency situation in which there is no opportunity for proper consultation or in-depth consideration, then there is a possibility of error.…

Fixing Democracy

Fixing democracy

We can say many things about late Air Marshal Asghar Khan. But one lasting achievement was his success, after a struggle of over a decade and a half, to persuade…

Global Developments In Transfer Pricing Issues

Global developments in transfer pricing issues

Important developments have taken place in the field of Transfer Pricing World over. The significant developments have taken place in the United States and OECD: In the United State the…

New Fault Lines

New fault lines

One should be grateful to the political heavyweights who competed for public attention last Sunday for putting the new tug-of-war in the country in clearer perspective. While the immediate target…