Sales Tax Act 1990: treatment of tax paid by person required to get registration

KARACHI: A person, who is required to be get registration, paid sales tax on goods purchased from a registered person shall be treated as input tax. Read more »

Sindh exempts sales tax on insurance services

KARACHI: The Sindh government has exempted the insurance services from payment of sales tax up to June 30, 2019. Read more »

FBR field offices show resentment on appointment of chairman from private sector

KARACHI: A massive resentment has been shown by the employees of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on nomination of a chartered accountant for top post of the revenue body. Read more »

Sales Tax Act 1990: tax payment by company in liquidation

KARACHI: The sales tax law has defined the procedure for liability for payment of tax in case of private company is in state of liquidation. Read more »

Sales Tax Act 1990: No suit shall lie against government servant

KARACHI: The sales tax law had explained that no suit, prosecution or other legal proceeding shall lie against the federal government or against any public servant in respect of any order passed... Read more »

Utility Stores Corporation implements Ramazan Package ahead of fasting month: RM Javed Khan

KARACHI: Utility Stores Corporation (USC) has implemented subsidized rates under Ramazan Package announced by the government to provide relief the masses during the holy month, a top official said on Sunday. Read more »

Sales Tax Act 1990: ownership transfer of taxable activity

KARACHI: The sales tax law has explained application of sales tax on taxable activity or transfer of ownership. Read more »

FBR notifies sales tax rates on petroleum products for May 2019

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Saturday notified sales tax rates for petroleum products for the month of May 2019. Read more »

Withholding tax rates on purchase, registration of motor vehicle for Tax Year 2019

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued updated withholding tax rates on purchase and registration of motor vehicles. Read more »

Sales Tax Act 1990: Vast recovery powers of IR officers

KARACHI: The officers of Inland Revenue have vast powers under sales tax laws to recover outstanding amount from taxpayers. Read more »

FBR may proceed for sales tax blacklisting of M/s. Hascol Petroleum Limited

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will start proceeding to blacklist a major oil marketing company after suspending this week for non-compliance and suppressing sales to evade taxes. Read more »

Sales Tax Act 1990: Suo Moto powers of FBR, IR Commissioner to call for record

KARACHI: The sales tax laws have authorized suo moto powers to Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Commissioner of Inland Revenue (IR) to call for records from department and taxpayers. Read more »