A resource bank has been created by CDPR on overarching themes that its member organizations are working on. It entails collection of research outputs from various organizations, which are either academic or based on policy initiatives undertaken in Pakistan. One of these themes is Taxation. This bibliography is work in progress and we would be grateful to users if they could email us any articles not already listed on . The bibliography has been organized along 11 broad categories:
- Taxation Policy Reform and Assessment
- Tax Buoyancy
- Tax Administration
- Sales Tax on Services and Value Added Tax
- Corporate Income Tax
- Individual Income Tax
- Custom Duties
- Agricultural Income Tax
- Urban Immovable Property Tax (UIPT)
- Capital Gains Tax
- Zakat and Ushr
Relevant Data Sources:
Pakistan Economic Census 2005
Conducted once by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics during 2001 to 2003.
Link to report:Economic Census 2005 Actual dataset has to be requested.
National Accounts of Pakistan
Periodic data compiled by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics
Link to report:National Accounts Publications
Pakistan Fiscal Operations
Annual fiscal data published by Ministry of Finance.
Link to reports: Ministry of Finance Government of Pakistan
Pakistan Economic Survey
Annual review published by Ministry of Finance, containing various general indicators.
Link to latest reports: PAKISTAN ECONOMIC SURVEY 2013-14
State of Pakistan’s Economy
Quarterly report published by the State Bank of Pakistan
Link to report: State Bank of Pakistan - The Central Bank
State Bank Annual Report
Published annually by the State Bank of Pakistan, has a comprehensive review of performance of various economic indicators in the country.
Link to reports: State Bank of Pakistan - Annual Reports
Banking Statistics of Pakistan
Issued annually by the State Bank of Pakistan.
Link to reports: Banking Statistics of Pakistan
Handbook of Statistics on Pakistan Economy 2010
Issued once by the State Bank of Pakistan.
Link to reports: Handbook of Statistics on Pakistan Economy 2010
World Economic Outlook Database
This IMF database includes time series data for GDP growth, inflation, unemployment, payments balances, exports, imports, external debt, capital flows, commodity prices.
Link to data: World Economic Outlook Databases
International Financial Statistics
The data collected by the IMF covers 194 countries and areas on national accounts, labour markets, prices, indicators of economic activity, trade and exchange rate. Data starts from 1948 onwards.
Link to data: IMF eLibrary Data
A comprehensive database by the World Bank on financial inclusion, which provides in-depth data on how individuals save, borrow, make payments, and manage risks.