FBR is a semi-autonomous federal agency of Pakistan that is responsible for enforcing fiscal laws and collecting revenue for the government of Pakistan. FBR has the responsibility for (i) formulation and administration of fiscal policies, (ii) levy and collection of federal duties, taxes and other levies, and (iii) quasi-judicial function of deciding taxation cases and appeals. FBR is perhaps the largest federal department in Pakistan. FBR primarily operates through its main collection arms comprising Regional Tax Offices (RTOs) and Large Taxpayer Units (LTUs) across the country.
FBR has two major wings: the Inland Revenue & Customs. The Inland Revenue Service (formerly known as Income Tax Department) administers domestic taxation including Sales Tax, Income Tax and Federal Excise Duties and is the main component of FBR.
The Pakistan Customs Service administers import duties and other taxes collected at import stage, as well regulates international trade with regard to prohibitions & restrictions imposed by the government. For the purpose of collection of revenue and pursuing tax evaders, FBR’s powers & functions also include but are not limited to: carrying out inquiries and audits/investigations into the tax affairs, commanding arrests, attachment as well as public auction of movable and immovable assets of a non-compliant.
INSPECTOR CUSTOMS/ INTELLIGENCE OFFICER (BS-16), PERMANENT, REVENUE DIVISION, FEDERAL BOARD OF REVENUE.
QUALIFICATION/ PHYSICAL STANDARD OF FITNESS:
APPRAISING/VALUATION OFFICER (BS-16), PERMANENT, REVENUE DIVISION, FEDERAL BOARD OF REVENUE.
PREVENTIVE OFFICER (BS-16), PERMANENT, REVENUE DIVISION, FEDERAL BOARD OF REVENUE.
QUALIFICATION AND PHYSICAL STANDARD OF FITNESS:
Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) shall conduct the General procedure is follows:-
INSPECTOR CUSTOMS/ INTELLIGENCE OFFICER
A customs inspector works in law enforcement, enforcing the laws that governs imports and exports. They inspect those entering and exiting the border. They work to ensure security against terrorists and terrorist acts, inspect travelers for citizenship and passports, and enforce the trade regulations through local, state, city, and country law enforcement officials.
Examination of export/import consignments/ goods at wharfs/ Dry ports/ Airport/ Customs stations etc. and detection of mis-declarations.
Reconciliation/audit of temporary import bonds (Raw material & machinery).
Assessment of duty/taxes and determination of value of consignment in accordance with the Customs Act, 1969.
Confirmation of Pakistan Customs Tariff(PCT) headings, ascertains and cross checks the value, type quality and quantity of the consignment.
Preventive Officers the examination recruits candidates in the Central Excise Inspector and Examiner posts. Preventive Officer works in the Custom department, which is an authority responsible for collecting tariff and controlling the flow of goods and items, in and out of the country.
CAREER PROGRESSION AND SALARY:-
The salary of INSPECTOR CUSTOMS/ INTELLIGENCE OFFICER, APPRAISING/VALUATION OFFICER and PREVENTIVE OFFICER BS-16 is around 45000 per month plus Government residences at place of duty.
PREPARATION OF PAPER:-
For preparation of 100 Marks MCQs paper, a candidate is required to prepare English, Pak Affairs, Islamiat, General Knowledge, Every Day Science, Basic Mathematics. Watch CNN, BBC and Informative Channels and Read Newspaper. Books for such papers are available in Markets.
Syllabus for one paper test for the above mentioned posts is now available at http://www.fpsc.gov.pk/sites/default/files/Combined%20Ad%20No%2001-2019.pdf.