Justice Isa's wife explains sources of income to FBR.


Byline: Imran Ali Kundi

ISLAMABAD -- Wife of Justice Qazi Faez Isa yesterday appeared before the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to explain her source of income through which she had bought properties in London for the period 2003-04 to 2013-14.

On the directions of Supreme Court of Pakistan, the FBR had issued notices to Sarina Isa (wife), Sehar Isa (daughter) and Arslan Isa (son) last week to explain the sources of funds which were used to purchase properties in London.

Following the FBR's notice, Sarina Isa has appeared before FBR's Commissioner, International Taxes Zone yesterday and responded to all three notices served on her and her children.

Officials in FBR have confirmed that Sarina Isa appeared before FBR and submitted her detailed written response about her three properties in London.

According to the information, Sarina told the FBR that she had transferred the money to purchase London properties through legal ways. She gave details of transferring money abroad through banks.

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Meanwhile, she also disclosed the sources of her income before the FBR. Sarina informed that she had mentioned the details of income in her income tax returns, which was submitted to the FBR. The officials informed that FBR would examine the documents submitted by the wife of Justice Qazi Faez Isa. It could ask for additional documents or details in next few days if needed.

Last month, the wife of Justice Qazi Faez Isa had informed the Supreme Court that she bought the properties between...

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