Economy Pak taxpayers to feel the pinch as IMF deal prompts belt-tightening steps Updated : August 20, 2019 01:16 PM IST Details of the IMF deal reveal that the Fund aims to ‘correct structural imbalances’ through heavy taxation. The IMF programme requires Pakistan to almost double its foreign exchange reserves. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.