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Multan Customs collects Rs56851.284m during FY2018-19

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs has collected revenue of Rs56851.284 million during the whole economic year 2018-19. According to the details, the Federal Board of Revenue has assigned annual revenue collection target of Rs49318 million under the heads of customs duty, sales tax, federal excise duty and income tax to Multan Customs for the period of July to June 2018-19. The ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs collects Rs1585.04m in June

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs collected Rs1585.04 million in June against the target of Rs2045 million having difference of Rs459.96 million while the difference in percentage was minus 15.03%. As per the statistics, under head of customs duty the house collected Rs849.78 against the target of  Rs1059 million while this figure up to June 30 was recorded at Rs 10114. The ... Read More »

Deputy Collector Preventive Abdul Qudoos Sheikh attacked by masked smugglers

QUETTA: The panicked ten masked smugglers attacked Deputy Collector Preventive Dr. Abdul Qudoos Sheikh and his staff of MCC Quetta after they were returning back to the collectorate after carrying out a successful operation against smugglers at road leading to Quetta. According to details told by sources of Customs Preventive Quetta, Deputy Collector Quetta Customs Abdul Qudoos Sheikh along with ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs generates Rs26.2m during Jan-July 2019: Collector Ihsan Ali Shah

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement generated Rs26.2 million revenue from January-July 2019 of current Fiscal Year. The Collector said this while meeting with journalists on Tuesday to discuss matters related to importers based in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The Collector further said that following directives of federal government, Customs authorities have ensured round the clock opening of Torkham border to facilitate import, ... Read More »

Multan Customs collects Rs2115.577m as Petroleum Development Levy in June

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs collected Rs2115.577 million under the head of Petroleum Development Levy (PDL) during the month of June. According to details, Multan Customs collected petroleum development levy from oil marketing companies on the clearance of ex-bonding of high speed diesel (HSD) shipments from Multan Dry Port. The Collectorate collected all taxes from oil marketing companies including customs duty, ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs foils bid to smuggle ice heroin to Jeddah

FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs team deputed at Faisalabad International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle 1 kilogram of ice heroin to Jeddah. Sources told Customs Today that customs team intercepted a passenger Asghar Ali resident of Mandi Bahauddin having Passport No ZQ-1813421 travelling from Faisalabad to Jeddah via Flydubai flight no: FZ-324. Inspector Muhammad Ramzan Shahid and ANF team searched ... Read More »

Multan RTO collects Rs443.505m under Assets Declaration Scheme so far

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) collected Rs 443.505 million taxes from 1217 people under Assets Declaration Scheme so far. The RTO managed to convince large number of people to declare their undeclared assets and avoid any complications through asset declaration scheme. The FBR launched Assets Declaration Scheme by giving opportunity to those who had ... Read More »

Peshawar I&I foils bid to smuggle huge quantity of opium near Motorway Toll Plaza

PESHAWAR: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) seized 12 kilograms of opium worth millions of rupees and arrested accused near Motorway Toll Plaza. Sources of I&I told Customs Today, on direction of Director Rashid Habib the campaign against smuggling of narcotics is on full swing. An information was received to the effect that a sizeable quantity of narcotics would ... Read More »

FBR issues suspension orders for ST registration against M/s Xinghua Equipment & Construction

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FTO) Regional Tax Office (RTO) has issued suspension orders for sales tax registration number against M/s Xinghua Equipment & Construction (Private) Limited. According to details, M/s Xinghua Equipment & Construction (PVT) Ltd was registered in the Regional Tax Office. The above said company is located in Mangrotha Chowk on Indus Highway Road Taunsa Sharif, ... Read More »

Multan Customs collects Rs3303.622m during June

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs collected Rs3303.622 million during the month of June 2018-19. According to the details, the Collectorate has made collection of customs duty worth Rs1921.112 million against the assigned task of Rs2355 million during June. The Collectorate accomplished almost 82 percent assigned task of customs duty. The Collectorate has witnessed more than 20 percent increase in collection of ... Read More »

KPRA struggling hard to expand tax net

PESHAWAR: KPRA has been struggling hard to entrench strong tax culture and optimally widen tax coverage in the province. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority was established during 2013 to administer and collect sales tax on services in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The financial year 2018-19 however, posed many challenges. On taking suo-moto action, the Supreme Court suspended the collection and ... Read More »

KPK Excise achieves revenue collection target of FY2018-19

  PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Excise , Taxation and Narcotic Control department has achieved its target of three point Rs3 billion just a day before closing of fiscal year 2018-19. In a statement issued by secretary Excise Zafar Ali Shah said that cent percent target achievement was something unachievable in the last three years track record of the department. He termed ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO impounds non duty paid 19,000kgs coal

FAISALABAD: Customs Collectorate Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized smuggled coal 19000 kilograms worth Rs1.7 million. Sources told Customs Today that in pursuance of information the ASO team intercepted a Hino truck loaded with smuggled coal near Jhang Road. The ASO team asked the driver of the vehicle namely Ghulam Mustafa to produce legal documents regarding possession of the goods but the ... Read More »

Multan Customs issues notice to M/s Carolina Fabrics Pvt Ltd to pay Rs37.086m

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs recovery branch has issued recovery notice to M/s Carolina Fabrics Pvt Ltd. for the payment of their outstanding dues worth Rs37.086 million. Sources told Customs Today that the Collectorate has started crackdown against defaulters for recovery of the outstanding government dues to meet assigned revenue task for the economic year 2018-19 on the directions of Collector ... Read More »

FBR devises effective automation of tax refunds for taxpayers

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue has devised effective automation of income tax refunds for the taxpayers’ facility. The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided to build confidence of taxpayers by ensuring transparency through automation of income tax refunds processing. The Federal Board of Revenue has developed a new module Income Tax Refund Module (ITRM) for the facilitation of ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs generates Rs20m through auction

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs generated Rs 20 million through auction of seized goods during the month of June 2019. According to the details, Customs Preventive auctioned goods/clothes worth Rs20 million seized from godowns. Pakistan Customs fulfills objectives of controlling goods crossing frontiers in order to collect duties and taxes. Customs Preventive also implements trade policy to combat smuggling to protect business and ... Read More »

Brother of Collector Ihsan Ali Shah passes away

PESHAWAR: Syed Muzafar Ali Shah brother of Collector Customs Appraisement Peshawar Ihsan Ali Shah died the other day due to which customs officers all over Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) gathered at Customs House Peshawar to offer ‘Fatiha’ for his departed soul. Syed Muzafar Shah died in Karachi while Collector Ihsan Ali Shah was at Peshawar. Collector Customs Preventive Asif Saeed Khan ... Read More »

FBR collects Rs14.7m taxes from 59 people under Asset Declaration Scheme

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) collected Rs14.7 million taxes from 59 people under Asset Declaration Scheme here on Wednesday. The Federal Board of Revenue managed to collect almost Rs14.7 million taxes under the Asset Declaration Scheme from the Regional Tax Office Multan. The Federal Board of Revenue has displayed banners in the main markets ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs generates Rs454.15m customs duty

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement has successfully generated Rs454.15 million under the head of customs duty during first 25 days of June of current Financial Year. The CD generated in June is Rs55 million more than customs duty collected during previous FY. Sources informed Customs Today that the Collectorate collected Rs351.23 million as sales tax in June. The Collectorate is ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes tyres and Land Cruiser in their different actions

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) recovered Rs1.5 million of non-customs paid heavy traffic vehicle’s (HTV) tyres and Toyota Land Cruiser in three different successful actions. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ambreen Ahmad Tarar has directed Anti-Smuggling Organization to step up crackdown against smuggled goods to curb smuggling in South Punjab and anti-smuggling squad has accelerated actions in ... Read More »