ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Tuesday announced the winners of the second ballot for invoices issued by point of sale (POS) installed by Tier 1 retailers.
Muhammad Aslam was declared the winner of an exceptional prize worth Rs 1 million in the second draw. The declared invoice for the exceptional price was issued by the Tier 1 retailer i.e. Naheed Super Market.
The tax authority also declared Syed Asim Ali and Asad Naeem Chaudhry for the second prize of Rs 500,000 each.
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Meanwhile, the FBR has announced four names for the third prize winners of Rs250,000 each. The third prize winners are Muhammad Amir, Syed Ali Yawar, Mubashir Aftab Sheikh and Iftikhar Hussain.
The FBR encouraged people to actively participate in the ballot to win prizes after buying from integrated retailers at the point of sale.
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The FBR has previously published a procedure for participating in the award program.
The tax authority said customers of Tier 1 integrated retailers, whose names and CNICs are notified by computerized lottery, will be entitled to prizes for their purchases from Tier 1 integrated retailers.
Customers should check the electronically generated invoice from integrated retailers either through the “tax asaan” app or by texting the number 9966.
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The app will notify the customer of the status of the invoice, either as “verified” or “unverified”.
In the case of a verified invoice, the customer must provide once, the following details to the online system, namely:- Name; CNI; and mobile number.
Customer names and CNICs will be included in the computerized draw once the requirement is met.
In the event of an unverified invoice, the customer must report it via the system. The Council must investigate and take appropriate action under the relevant provisions of the law.
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The computerized drawing of prizes will take place the first week of each month at the headquarters of the FBR and the invoices of the immediately preceding month will be entered in the drawing of lots.
Sweepstakes winners will be required to complete biometric verification, at the nearest NADRA e-sahulat facility and submit a scanned copy on the “tax assan” app. After successful biometric verification, winners will be required to provide their IBAN through a “tax asaan” application.
The total amount of the prizes and the denomination of the prizes will be decided on a monthly basis by the Board of Directors.