FBR further extends date for filing sales tax return

FBR further extends date for filing sales tax return

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday further extended the last date for filing sales tax and federal excise return for the month of December 2021 up to January 28, 2022.

The FBR issued an office order to further extend the date of payment and filing of sales tax and federal excise return for the tax period of December 2021. Previously, the FBR issued an office order on January 17, 2022 to extend the date.

The taxpayers are required to file their sales tax returns for the month of December 2021 through the Single Sales Tax Portal.

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The FBR on December 27, 2021 issued a notification under which it directed the taxpayers to file their sales tax returns for month of December 2021 through Single Sales Tax Portal.

The payment of sales tax and federal excise duty, which was due on January 15, 2022 had been extended up to January 21, 2022. The FBR further extended the date for payment up to January 25, 2022.

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Similarly, the last date for filing sales tax and federal excise return for the month of December 2021 was due on January 18, 2022, which was extended up to January 24, 2022. The FBR further extended the date for filing the return for the month of December 2022 up to January 28, 2022.

The single portal for sales tax returns has been launched to facilitate taxpayers, promote ease of doing business and reduce compliance cost.

The FBR said that through this portal, sales tax registered persons shall be able to file a single sales tax return instead of having to file separate returns to the FBR and each of the different provincial sales tax authorities.

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