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The Chief Executive Officer of the firm, Mr. Akhtar Ali, served in Pakistan Customs and Excise Group for
21 years and resigned from the post of Collector Sales Tax and Federal Excise, Lahore in 2002. He
subsequently founded ‘Akhtar Ali and Associates’ in November of the same year.

In less than 10 years, Akhtar Ali and Associates successfully branched out into multiple cities and rose to
become one of the most prominent tax law firms in Pakistan.

The firm provides its clients with consultancy services and legal representation before various forums in
matters related to direct and indirect taxes i.e. Customs, Federal Excise, Federal Sales Tax, Provincial
Sales Tax, Income Tax and Infrastructure Development Cess.

Akhtar Ali and Associates comprises of the following personnel:-


Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Akhtar Ali
M.A., L.L.B.
Former Collector Customs, Federal Excise & Sales Tax

Managing Consultant

Mr. Shahid Bashir
M.Sc, L.L.B
Retired Commissioner Income Tax, Inland Revenue

Managing Consultant

Mr. Anwar-ul-Haq
M.A
Retired Commissioner Income Tax, Inland Revenue

Managing Consultant

Mr. Iqtidar Alam
M. Com

Managing Consultant

Zaheer-ud-Din Dar
(Former FBR Chairman)

Advocates

Mr. Asad Ali Malkana
Mr. Sumair Saeed
Mr. Bilal Ahmad
Mr. Ikram Mahmood
Mr. Basharat Awan