States

Quarterly report published by the State Bank of Pakistan Link to report: http://www.sbp.org.pk/reports/quarterly/index.htm
Annual review published by Ministry of Finance, containing various general indicators. Link to latest reports: http://www.finance.gov.pk/survey_1314.html
Annual fiscal data published by Ministry of Finance. Link to reports: http://www.finance.gov.pk/fiscal_main.html
Periodic data compiled by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics Link to report: http://www.pbs.gov.pk/national-accounts-publications
Conducted once by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics during 2001 to 2003. Link to report: http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/economic-census-2005 Actual dataset has to be requested.
Aziz, F., Fahim, S. M., Saleem, F. & Khan, M. F. U. (2013).Al-Zakat: Taxation Model in Public Finance.http://iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JEDS/article/view/9014/9109 The authors discuss Islam’s perspective on Zakat and its link with what they believe is tax in an Islamic economy. A fixed percentage i.e. 2.5% is imposed as a religious tax on the Muslims that have gold, silver and some animals above…
Lodhi, K. M. & Shah, S. M. A. (2013). Impact of Capital Gains Tax on Stock Investment in Pakistan.http://ifrnd.org/Research Papers/I73.pdf This study analyzes the impact of capital gains tax on stocks investment in Pakistan. The study defines a capital gains tax clearly and finds that levying a Capital Gains Tax results in lower volume of stock investment and lesser growth…
Khan, A., Olken, B. A. &Khwaja, A. I. (2012). Property Tax Experiment in Punjab, Pakistan: Testing the Role of Wages, Incentives and Audit on Tax Inspectors’ Behavior.http://www.povertyactionlab.org/evaluation/property-tax-experiment-punjab-pakistan-testing-role-wages-incentives-and-audit-tax-inspe Estimates suggest that in Punjab, Pakistan only a small fraction of the true tax liabilities are collected and there is considerable potential to generate greater revenue through better collection of exiting taxes, which…
Nasim, A. (2012). Agricultural Income Taxation: Estimation of the Revenue Potential in Punjab. The Pakistan Development Review, 51(4-II), pp-321.http://ideaspak.org/agri-income-tax/ In this paper the author attempts to quantify the potential income tax revenue from crop farming and land rental in Punjab. The author states that in the tax year 2010, tax revenue from crop farming and land rental in Punjab was…
Tahir, S. H., Ali, Y., Ismail, A. &Hanan, A. (2014) Impact of Direct and Indirect Tax Incentives on Textile Industry (Pakistan).http://absronline.org/journals/index.php/eajef/article/view/121 The authors aim to address the problem of tax incentives in Pakistan by exploring their impact on textile industry. They have used secondary data from financial reports (2005 to 2010) of companies regarding textile sector and Economic Survey of…