KARACHI: The Collectorate of Customs Preventive has collected Rs 11,197 million under the heads of customs duty, sales tax, income tax and the federal excise duty during July 2017.
Official sources told Customs Today that Customs Preventive collected included Rs 2,774.22 million as customs duty, Rs 6,852.86 million as sales tax, Rs 1,180.32 million as income tax and Rs 389.63 million as the federal excise duty.
Significantly, the Customs Collectorate of Preventive collected Rs 164.28 million as customs duty and Rs 605.31 million as sales tax on the last working day i.e. July 31, 2017.
Sources said that the Collector Customs Preventive Dr Saifuddin Junejo has lauded the performance of the officials of the Collectorate in attaining the revenue targets and hoped that the officials would put up extra efforts to achieve more than the set targets.