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Multan Customs seizes smuggled goods worth Rs61.231m from Rajanpur

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Preventive seized smuggled tyres, cloths, betel nuts, cigarettes and others worth Rs61.231 million during action in Rajanpur area. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Fayaz Anwar received credible information that bulk quantity of smuggled goods were smuggled through Baluchistan region to Punjab. The Collector formed special team on the basis of credible information and directed Additional ... Read More »

Multan Adjudication finalizes 62 seizure cases involving Rs117.099m

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Multan Camp Office finalized 62 seizure cases involving Rs117.099 million during the month of February 2019-20. According to details, Customs Adjudication Multan Camp Office disposed 62 cases formed by Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) and Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation during their actions. Customs Adjudication has issued Order-in-Original (ONO) in 62 cases after completion of legal ... Read More »

Quetta Customs recovers smuggled goods worth Rs100m from Satellite Town

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs anti-smuggling squad with the collaboration of FC  (North) raided a warehouse located at Achakzai Market Satellite Town and impounded smuggled goods along with the transportation vehicles worth Rs100 million. According to sources Collector Yaqoob Mako received credible information that huge quantity smuggled foreign origin goods are dumped in different warehouses across Balocustan, Vinder city is the ... Read More »

Multan Customs seeks applications from employees for out-stations posting

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Preventive has asked customs employees to submit transfer application from out-stations subject to genuine reason within three days. The Federal Board of Revenue has transferred 1650 officials from BS-1 to BS-16 including inspectors, superintendents and others to out-stations during massive reshuffling. As many as 65 inspectors from Customs Collectorate were transferred to Lahore and Faisalabad during ... Read More »

Multan I&P summons owner of NDP Toyota Land Cruiser

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Investigation and Prosecution (I&P) branch has issued summoned to owner of non-duty paid Toyota Land Cruiser for further investigation. Sources told Customs Today, that ASO squad impounded non-duty paid Toyota Land Cruiser during their action on 11th January 2020. Anti-smuggling squad carried out action on the basis of received information from their source that non-duty paid ... Read More »

Coronavirus: Pak-Afghan border to remain closed for another week

CHAMAN: The Chaman border between Pakistan and Afghanistan will be kept closed for another week in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic. According to details, the decision was taken in a tribal jirga and the return of the Aghan migrants will also remain suspended. On the other hand, the health department told that screening of 15,000 individuals has been completed ... Read More »

Customs Court imposes fine on accused involved in smuggling of HSD

MULTAN: The Special Court of Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling imposed a fine of Rs400, 000/ on accused involved in smuggling of High Speed Diesel. The Special Court of Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling declared accused Sardar Muhammad son of Muhammad Husnain as guilty in criminal case lodged by Customs Investigation & Prosecution branch and imposed a cash penalty of Rs400, 000/ ... Read More »

FBR seeks budget proposals from businessmen till March 16

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has asked the business community and the tax officials to submit budget proposals for 2020-2021 with the specific focus of broadening tax base, eliminating tax fraud, plugging in loopholes and facilitating genuine taxpayers. The Federal Board of Revenue has sought budget proposals from President Multan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Federation of Pakistan ... Read More »

Peshawar Preventive to hold auction of vehicles &  mobile phones on March 9

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Peshawar will hold auction of non-duty paid vehicles and mobile phones to be held on March 09, 2020. Following vehicles to be auctioned at State Warehouse Peshawar: Mercedes Benz (Bullet Proof) Model 1982, Chassis No. WDB-12603312037551 Toyota Hilux Pick Up Model 2007, Chassis No. MROCS12G400043443 Toyota Land Cruiser Model 2004, Chassis No. LTERB71J800020686 Toyota Camry ... Read More »

Trade activities resume at Pakistan-Iran border after 14 days

QUETTA: Trade activities resumed at the Pakistan-Iran border on Saturday after 14 days amid the coronavirus fears, according to media. Pakistan had closed its border with Iran at Taftan after more than 120 people were killed and more than 4,500 infected with the novel coronavirus in the neighbouring country. According to Levies officials, trade activities resumed at the border after ... Read More »

Taxpayers facing difficulties due to non-functioning of IRIS system

MULTAN: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) taxpayers facing severe obstacles in filing their tax returns due to overload of IRIS system. Taxpayers are facing difficulty in e-filing of income tax returns for economic year 2019-20. IRIS software is operating very slowly due to overload of users and it is giving too much error at the time ... Read More »

Multan Preventive seizes NDP vehicles & goods worth Rs205.35m in February

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Collectorate Preventive has seized non-duty paid vehicles and goods of worth Rs205.35 million during various anti-smuggling crackdown in February 2019-20. Collector Fayyaz Anwar has carried out crackdown against smuggled goods in the Collectorate to curb smuggling in the territory. Multan Customs Anti-Smuggling staffs were deployed strategically in the jurisdiction to foil the different attempts of smuggling. ... Read More »

Govt to facilitate textile sector with affordable gas, electricity: Razak Dawood

RAWALPINDI: Adviser on Commerce and Textile Abdul Razak Dawood on Thursday said that the government is trying to facilitate the textile sector with affordable gas and electricity prices. He said the textile sector of Pakistan is showing remarkable progress for the last two months. Razak Dawood said 13 percent increase in the textile sector is a sign of victory for ... Read More »

FBR prepares list of KP doctors with assets beyond means

PESHAWAR: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has prepared a list of over 100 doctors from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) who possess assets more than their income, Dunya News reported on Thursday. According to the FBR, there are more than 100 physicians from Abbottabad, Bannu, Mardan and other districts whose tax returns are less than their income. Notices have been served ... Read More »

Multan I&P registers FIR against M/s Haji Ismail & Company

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Investigation and Prosecution (I&P) branch has lodged FIR against suspects involved in smuggling of foreign-origin betel nuts and raisins seized by Anti-Smuggling Organization. The Customs Collectorate Enforcement and Compliance Multan has foiled smuggling attempt after receiving secret information from source that suspected trucks near Muzaffargarh which was loaded with huge quantity of gutka (Safina) brand and ... Read More »

Peshawar Preventive withdraws recovery notice against M/s Sangeen Khan & Brothers Arms Dealers

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Peshawar recovery branch has decided to withdraw recovery notice against M/s Sangeen Khan & Brothers Arms Dealers. According to details, Deputy Collector Customs Preventive Peshawar Recovery Cell has issued tax notices to M/s. Sangeen Khan & Brothers Arms Dealers for the recovery of duty and taxes of Rs33735/on import shipment of goods. M/s. Sangeen Khan ... Read More »

Hyderabad Customs seizes non-duty paid goods worth Rs122.7m during Feb

HYDERABAD: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Hyderabad and Sukkur division seized non-duty paid items worth Rs122.7 million in different actions during  month of  February 2020 Sources told Customs Today that after instructions of Collector Khalid Hussain Jamali, the ASO team conducted various anti-smuggling activities in order to save the national exchequer. Sources told that ASO Hyderabad and Sukkur division confiscated ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs collects Rs1890.05m during February

PESHAWAR: Collectorate Customs collected Rs1890.05 million in February 2020 against the target of 1609 of February 2019 with difference of Rs280.20 million as surplus amount. According to statistics of Collectorate the house collected Rs647.78 million against Rs680.18 million with difference of minus Rs32.40 million while the difference in percentage was minus 4.76 percent. In head of sale tax on imports ... Read More »

Multan Adjudication issues show cause notice to owner of NDP cloth owner

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication has issued show cause notice to the owner of non-duty paid cloth seized by Customs Intelligence and Investigation. According to details, Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation has seized huge quantity of foreign origin shafoon cloth from private warehouse near Gai Soap Sargodha Road on the credible information from source. Said cloths were stored at ... Read More »

Multan Customs generates Rs.127m from July to Feb

MULTAN: Collecotorate of Customs Preventive  generated Rs127 million during first eight months (July -February)of the on-going economic year 2019-20 through successful bidding of non-duty paid smuggled vehicles and miscellaneous goods. The Federal Board of Revenue has assigned Rs50 million monthly revenue target to the Collectorate from auction of confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods.  Multan Customs generated Rs127 million from auction ... Read More »