FBR identifies retailers taking undue benefits of present registration requirement

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has identified that large number of retailers are suppressing electricity consumption to avoid mandatory registration. Read more »

Doctors, lawyers earning huge money but not on tax net: FPCCI

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the government to bring professionals into tax net as they are not documented despite earning huge money. Read more »

FBR may redefine motor vehicle for withholding tax collection

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to recommend the government to redefine withholding tax on motor vehicles to bring construction and heavy vehicles into tax net. Read more »

RTO Karachi recommends revival of minimum tax for commercial importers in budget 2019/2020

KARACHI: Regional Tax Office (RTO) – II Karachi has recommended revival of minimum tax regime for commercial importers in the budget 2019/2020. Read more »

FPCCI recommends single digit sales tax rate

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has proposed reducing sales tax to single digit from existing 17 percent. Read more »

FBR outlines sales tax amendments through second supplementary finance act

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has summarized amendments to sales tax regime through Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Act, 2019 and directed the officials of Inland Revenue to take necessary action for... Read more »

FBR explains FED on motor vehicles under Second Amendment Act

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday explained the amendment of Federal Excise Duty (FED) on imported and locally manufactured vehicles through Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Act, 2019. Read more »

FBR extends last date for submitting customs proposals for budget 2019/2020

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the last date for submitting customs related budget proposals for 2019/2020. Read more »

Advance tax rates enhanced by 50pc for non-filers on motor vehicle purchase

KARACHI: The government has allowed non-filers to purchase locally manufactured motor vehicles but at the same time the advance tax rates for non-compliant taxpayers have been increased by 50 percent. Read more »

Finance Supplementary (2nd Amendment) Act 2019: Directorate set up for tax recovery from undeclared offshore assets

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has set up Directorate General of International Tax Operations for recovery of tax in undeclared off-shore assets and incomes. Read more »

Finance Supplementary (2nd Amendment) Act 2019: motor vehicle purchase restriction on non-filers withdrawn

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has allowed non-filers of income tax returns to purchase locally manufactured motor vehicles. Read more »

Finance Supplementary (2nd Amendment) Act 2019: FBR to issue sales, income tax refund bonds

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will issue sales tax and income tax refund bonds through its subsidiary company ‘FBR Refund Settlement Company (Private) Limited. Read more »