2019/2020: Withholding tax rates issued on payment for goods and services

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued withholding tax rates on payment for goods and services during tax year 2019/2020 under Section 153 of Income Tax Ordinance, 2001.

The FBR said that every prescribed person shall collect withholding tax under Section 153 of Income Tax Ordinance, 2001 from resident persons and permanent establishment in Pakistan of non-resident at the time the amount is actually paid.

Under Section 153(1)(a) for sale of rice, cotton seed oil and edible oil, the tax rate shall be 1.5 percent of the gross amount.

Persons not appearing in the Active Taxpayers’ List : The applicable tax rate is to be increased by 100% (Rule-1 of Tenth Schedule to the Ordinance), i.e. 3 percent of the gross amount

Tax should be collected on supply made by distributors of fast moving consumer goods: two percent of gross amount in case of company; 2.5 percent of gross amount in case of other than company.

Persons not appearing in the Active Taxpayers’ List The applicable tax rate is to be increased by 100% (Rule-1 of Tenth Schedule to the Ordinance), i.e.: 4 percent of the gross amount in case of company; 5 percent of the gross amount in case of other than company.

For sale of any other goods: 4 percent of the gross amount in case of company; 4.5 percent of the gross amount in case of other than company.

Persons not appearing in the Active Taxpayers’ List: The applicable tax rate is to be increased by 100% (Rule-1 of Tenth Schedule to the Ordinance), i.e.: 8 percent of the gross amount in case of a company; 9 percent of the gross amount in case of other than a company.

Goods: No deduction of tax where payment is less than Rs. 75,000/- in aggregate during a financial year [S.153(1)(a)].

The FBR said that it shall be minimum tax for all except in the following cases where it shall not be minimum tax on sale or supply of goods, by:

(i) a company being manufacturers of such goods or

(ii) Public company listed on registered Stock Exchange in Pakistan.

The FBR said that under Section 153(1)(b) the tax rate should be collected at 3 percent in case:

(i) i. Transport services, freight forwarding services, air cargo services, courier services, man power outsourcing services, hotel services, security guard services, software development services, IT Services and IT enabled services as defined in clause (133) of Part I of the Second Schedule, tracking services, advertising services (other than by print or electronic media), share registrar services, engineering services, car rental services, building maintenance services, services rendered by Pakistan Stock Exchange Ltd. & Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Ltd. , inspection, certification, testing & training services.;

Persons not appearing in the Active Taxpayers’ List :The applicable tax rate is to be increased by 100% (Rule-1 of Tenth Schedule to the Ordinance), i.e. 6 percent of the gross amount.

ii. In case of rendering or providing of services other than as mentioned at (i) above;

a) In case of company: 8 percent of the gross amount

b) In any other case: 10 percent of the gross amount

c) In respect of persons making payment to electronic & print media for advertising services: 1.5 percent of the gross amount.

Persons not appearing in the Active Taxpayers’ List : The applicable tax rate is to be increased by 100% (Rule-1 of Tenth Schedule to the Ordinance), i.e.:

a) In case of company: 16 percent of the gross amount.

b) In any other case: 20 percent of the gross amount.

c) In respect of persons making payment to electronic & print media for advertising services: 3 percent of the gross amount.

Services : No deduction of tax where payment is less than Rs. 30,000/- in aggregate during a financial year [S.153(1)(b)].

It shall be minimum cases in mentioned above cases.

Under Section 153(1)(c), the tax rates shall be:

Execution of Contracts

i) In case of sportsperson: 10 percent

ii) In the case of Companies: 7 percent

iii) In the case of persons other than companies: 7.5 percent

Persons not appearing in the Active Taxpayers’ List: The applicable tax rate is to be increased by 100% (Rule-1 of Tenth Schedule to the Ordinance), i.e.:

i) In case of sportsperson: 20 percent

ii) In the case of Companies: 14 percent

iii) In the case of persons other than companies: 15 percent

Minimum Tax for all whereas it will remain adjustable where payments are received on account of execution of contracts by Public Company listed on registered Stock Exchange in Pakistan.

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