There is no greater discomfort than being partially in control of your finances while filing Tax returns but Befiler is here to change that as they are overhauling the intimidating, and cumbersome process, into a self-driven exercise.
With Befiler.com, you can obtain an NTN number, and prepare your income tax return within minutes to be reviewed and filed by tax professionals.
The idea for Befiler came as a result of a personal experience of challenges faced while filing the tax return through consultants. Sufficient IT background with inadequate tax knowledge did not help the cause. It was clear that there was a need for an efficient, user-friendly, and less repelling vehicle for tax filing.
One of the most important principals kept in mind while developing the system, was to educate the individuals about their finances and help them understand where their money was going.
Using Befiler.com does not only allow users to become aware of important financial details and the corresponding tax impact but also educates them about various tax rebates to save taxes as part of the filing process.
It follows a step by step process with checks and balances so that a user provides all the relevant information required for tax filing.
So once a user has completed the information filling process, professional consultants are then assigned to review the information and file the return on behalf of the user.
The fee for filing a tax return is only Rs. 3,000.
The portal was developed with the aim to provide the paramount security features including data encryption, Secure Sockets Layer and Transport Layer Security(SSL/TLS), spring CSRF security, CSP layer, OpenID for a token, all the latest release has been implemented to ensure no compromise on data security.
Befiler is incorporated as a private limited company that provides the technical support for the portal while tax services are rendered by Tola Associates, a registered tax consulting firm.
The website is co-founded by Mudassir Jokhio and Zeeshan Bhatti, known in the banking industry for developing Pakistan’s first Shariah Complaint Profit Distribution System – Al-Qist, and Akbar Tejani, a seasoned Chartered Accountant; actively working on innovative and technology-driven financial products.