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Customs Appraisement-West reshuffles 21 officials

KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-West Establishment Deputy Collector Mariam Mehdi Raja has reshuffled at least 21 officials of the collectorates with immediate effect and until further orders. According to a notification, Dost Muhammad has been posted at Assessment Hall; Noor Illahi from audit/recovery to Assessment Hall; Ehtesham Ul Haq Paracha to assessment Hall; Arshad Ahmed from R&D/AIB to Assessment Hall; ... Read More »

Sindh Excise moves IR Tribunal against deduction of Rs 6.1b WHT

KARACHI: The Sindh government has filed an appeal before the Appellate Tribunal Inland Revenue (ATIR) of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) against deduction of Rs 6.13 billion in the wake of withholding tax from the accounts of Excise and Taxation Department, it is learnt. In this regard, the Excise and Taxation Department has filed an appeal before the appellate ... Read More »

DC Moeen Afzal issues ONO against M/s Electroline

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication-I Deputy Collector Moeen Afzal Ali has issued an Order-in-Original (ONO) against M/s Electroline for claiming illegal benefits of the Fifth Schedule of the Customs Act, 1969. “I have gone through the record of the case and verbal submission of the authorised representatives of importer and department side. The importer has made evasion of duty and ... Read More »

PCA detects tax evasion of Rs 17.5m by CM Pak Ltd

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Post Clearance Audit (PCA) has detected tax evasion amounting to Rs 17.5 million by M/s CM Pak Limited on import of telecommunication equipment and computer server machine. Sources said that during the scrutiny of import data of cellular infrastructure equipment for telecom sector falling under PCT Heading 8517.6990, it has been observed that certain mobile ... Read More »

PCA unearths Rs 8.3m tax evasion by Pakistan Mobile Communication Limited

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Post Clearance Audit (PCA) has detected tax evasion of Rs 8.3 million by M/s Pakistan Mobile Communication Limited on import of cellular infrastructure equipment for telecom sector. Sources said that during the scrutiny of import data of cellular infrastructure equipment for telecom sector falling under PCT Heading 8517.6990, it has been observed that certain mobile ... Read More »

Deputy Colletor Mahwish Shah directs RTO-I to verify industrial status of M/s Superior Fabrics

KARACHI: Customs Collectorate Appraisement-West, Deputy Collector Group-IV, Mahwish Shah, has asked the deputy commissioner and the Regional Tax Office-I (Inland Revenue) to verify the industrial/manufacturing status of M/s Superior Fabrics (Private) Limited. The official sources told Customs Today that M/s Superior Fabrics Lahore imported consignments of various type of textile fabric and claimed concessionary rate of sales tax as admissible ... Read More »

Director Valuation Dr Memon revises custom values of PVC coated fabric, barley, oats

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Customs Valuation has revised the customs values PVC coated fabric vide Valuation Ruling No 919/2016. The new valuation ruling has superseded earlier Valuation Ruling No 662/20154. According to Dr Memon, the new valuation ruling was issued because the previous one was issued two years ago while the custom valuation directorate is responsible to review the ... Read More »

PCA detects taxes, duties evasion of Rs 1.1m allegedly by M/s Commtell

KARACHI: The Directorate General of the Customs Post Clearance Audit, Karachi Directorate has detected tax, duties evasion of around Rs 1.1 million allegedly by M/s Commtell on import of cellular infrastructure equipment. According to details, during the scrutiny of import data of cellular infrastructure the equipment for telecom sector correctly fall under PCT Heading 8517.6990. However, it has been observed ... Read More »

ADC Shafique Latki serves show-cause notice on Warre Wala & Company for tax evasion

KARACHI: Additional Deputy Collector Shafique Latki, Collectorate of Customs Adjudication-II, has served a show-cause notice on M/s Warre Wala & Company for tax and duties evasion of Rs 1,001,922 on import of aerosol spray paints, it is learnt. According to the show-cause notice says: “Whereas the Directorate of Post Clarence Audit (Customs), Customs House, Karachi vide its contravention report No ... Read More »

Customs Preventive seizes 54,000 Xanax tablets at Karachi airport

KARACHI: Customs Collectorate Preventive has foiled to bid to transport huge cache of Xanax restoril sedation tablets confiscated in a luggage of a passengers. According to details, the Customs authorities received information that a huge cache of tablets is to be smuggled from Pakistan to foreign countries in upcoming days. Following the information, the Customs Preventive and anti-smuggling squad issued alerts at the ... Read More »

Customs Appraisement-East collects Rs 22.65b in July

KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-East has collected at least Rs 22.656 billion duty/taxes under various heads during first month (July) of new fiscal year 2016-17. According to the details, the Appraisement-East collected Rs 22.656 billion that included Rs 8.460 billion under the head of customs duty, Rs 10.145 billion as sales tax, Rs 4.354 billion as income tax and ... Read More »

Customs Appraisement West collects Rs 20.414b taxes, duties during July 2016

KARACHI: The Customs Collectorate Appraisement West has collected Rs 20.414 billion taxes and duties under various heads in the month of July 2016. According to sources, the Customs Appraisement West has collected a total of Rs 20.414 billion as taxes/duties in the month of July 2016 that included Rs 7.99 billion under the head of customs duty, Rs 8.492 billion ... Read More »

Chief Collector Zahid Khokhar to head body to allot accommodations to custom officials in Karachi

KARACHI: Chief Collector, Customs Enforcement South Muhammad Zahid Khokhar has reconstituted a committee of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to allot accommodation to customs officers in Karachi, it is learnt. According to a notification, the chief collector will be the head of the committee while Collector, Customs Appraisement West, Collector Preventive Karachi, Director, Directorate General of Training and Research ... Read More »

Customs foils attempt to smuggle contraband items worth Rs 15m

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs staff has foiled a bid to smuggle contraband items worth Rs 15 million at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi. While addressing a news conference at Karachi Air Freight Unit (AFU) on Thursday, Additional Collector Syed Asad Raza Rizvi said that information was received through Deputy Collector Amjad Aman Laghari that a huge quantity of foreign origin commercial ... Read More »

Collector Tariq Huda’s Preventive to grill PIA management over heroin smuggling

KARACHI: The Customs Collectorate is expanding the circle of investigation towards the affairs of senior PIA management in Islamabad, particularly for the recovery of heroin powder from the lavatory of a PIA aircraft flying from Islamabad to Dubai. “The Customs Preventive authorities recovered around 29 kilograms heroin powder from PIA aircraft  with an international values of Rs 290 million. According ... Read More »

Collector Tariq Huda’s Preventive collects Rs 149,296.40m duties, taxes in FY 2015-16‏

KARACHI: The Customs Preventive has collected Rs 149,296.40 million duties and taxes under various heads during the fiscal year 2015-16. Surces told Customs Today that the Preventive collectorate has collected Rs 149,296.40 million, out of which Rs 32,734.35 million as customs duties, Rs 98,863.52 million as sales tax, Rs 12,639.31 million as income tax and Rs 5,059.21 million as federal ... Read More »

Appraisement-West bags Rs 285.4b in financial year 2015-16

KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-West has collected at least Rs 285.486 billion in wake of duty/taxes during outgoing fiscal year 2015-16. Sources told Customs Today that the Appraisement-West collected Rs 112,761 million under the head of customs duty; Rs 123,491 million as sales tax; Rs 47,214 million as income tax and Rs 2,021 million under the head of federal ... Read More »

Appraisement-East collects Rs 302.7b in FY2015-16

KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-East collected at least Rs 302.787 billion under various the heads during fiscal year 2015-16. Sources said that the Appraisement-East collected Rs 302, 787 million since July 1 to June 30, 2016 that included Rs 99,904 million under the head of customs duty; Rs 152,082 million as sales tax; Rs 49,408 million as income tax ... Read More »

Customs foils bid to smuggle 8.70kg narcotics at Karachi airport

KARACHI: The Customs Collectorate Preventive staff deputed at the Karachi airport has foiled an attempt to smuggle 8.70 kilograms of narcotics abroad and arrested six persons of the same family, it is learnt here. Sources told Customs Today that the customs authorities under the leadership of Deputy Collector Syed Ali Raza Sipra intercepted six persons of the same family and ... Read More »

FBR felicitates six officers for being posted as commercial counsellors/attaches

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended best wishes to its six officers for their postings/selection as commercial counsellor /secretary and community welfare attaches by Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis. The officers are Abu Bakar Siddique, Additional CIR, RTO Lahore, Muhammad Khalid Jameel, Secretary FBR, Haroon Masood, Additional CIR, RTO Peshawar, Dr Murtaza Siddique Khan, Additional CIR, RTO, Faisalabad, ... Read More »