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PPP will reverse all efforts to collect taxes on the poor: Bilawal Bhutto

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Wednesday that the low-income group was the “key target” of the state budget for the 2021-22 fiscal year, as one of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) contains the Government of several taxes. tall one.

In a statement, he said the PPP would thwart the current government’s efforts to oppress the common people through high taxes.

According to him, domestic inflation has reached 20 percent, according to the SPI index. “And nothing is more difficult if more taxes are imposed on ordinary people in these circumstances,” he said. “By offering amnesty to the affluent and taxing the poor and paying classes the chosen prime minister showed anti-people,” he said. “PPP firmly opposes the plan to impose taxes on people experiencing inflation in the PTI-IMF budget,” he added.

The PPP chairman assessed that the more the current government demands significant economic improvement, the higher the unemployment rate in the country will be. He accused the government of budgeting according to the wishes and orders of the IMF, and asked Imran Khan what his finance team was proud of.

He claims the “elected” prime minister and his advisers falsified figures to predict economic growth. “You can get compliments from your friends by making wrong predictions, but you can’t fool the masses,” he added.

The PPP chairman said the PTI government replaced the finance minister days before the budget was given to portray economic failure as economic prosperity. “Imran Khan can earn the gratitude of his fans by manipulating the statistics of economic progress, but the public will not be misled by this tactic,” he said, adding that the FDI government people never condone the economic crimes commission being the most failed. budget in history.

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