HYDERABAD: The Model Customs Collect orate (MCC) has generated Rs 1574.431million customs duty and taxes during first 27 days of November 2017-18
Sources told Customs Today that the department collected Rs 418.911million under the head of customs duty, Rs 1141.660million sales tax, Rs 0.500million federal excise duty (FED) and Rs 13.360 million withholding tax (WHT) during the above mentioned period.
The MCC Hyderabad received Rs 1574.431million in 27 days of November 2017 and assigned the target with the collection of Rs 441.880million customs duty (CD), Rs 1208.600million sales tax, Rs 1.330million federal excise duty and Rs 31.160million withholding tax during June so the MCC has fetched a total of Rs 1682.970million to the national exchanger.
The major sources of tax revenue remained Hyderabad Dry Port State Warehouse, Sukkur-Larkana Division, M/s Rema Cooking Oil and other. The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) also seized non-duty-paid goods worth millions of rupees.
Sources told that under the supervision of Collector Akhlaq Ahmad Khattaq, Additional Collector (HQ) Dr Aamer Nawaz Hamid Deputy Collector Basit Hussain, deputy collector dry port principal appraiser and Statistical Revenue ASO and others played an important role in the revenue collection, officials said.
Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Hyderabad, Anti-Smuggling Organizations (ASO) Hyderabad, Sukkur and Larkana Divisions aborted various smuggling attempts and made big seizures of non-duty-paid items vehicles including ix Prado, Toyota crown car tobacco pan masala baby Hot suits made in Iran cloths, fabrics, narcotics 451 kilograms of chars cigarettes, mobile phones baby upper wrist watches . perfumes (itar) , items in different operations worth millions of rupees during 27days the month of November financial year 2017-18.