Finance Act 2019: Capital gain tax on immovable properties exempted on holding period above 8 years

KARACHI: The government has exempted the capital gain tax on immovable property where holding period is above eight years. The amendment has been brought through Finance Act, 2019 as it was proposed... Read more »

Finance Act 2019: FBR to question source of foreign remittances above Rs5 million per year

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will question the sources for all those foreign remittances exceeding Rs5 million in a year, which are transferred through normal banking channels. Read more »

Finance Act 2019: SBP to assist Customs against illegal fund transfers

ISLAMABAD: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will assist customs authorities in prevention of illegal inward or outward transfers of funds. Read more »

Finance Act 2019: advance tax exempted on personal baggage mobile phones

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has exempted the advance tax on mobile phone brought into Pakistan by passengers under Baggage Rules, 2006. Read more »

Finance Act 2019: Non-ATL persons to pay 100 percent more tax; income to be treated as concealed

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has notified rules for persons not appearing on the Active Taxpayers List (ATL). The rules have been approved and made part of statute through Finance Act,... Read more »

Finance Act 2019: Tax slabs for AOPs, business individuals

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has notified tax rates on income derived by Association of Persons (AOPs) and business individuals during fiscal year 2019/2020. Read more »

Finance Act 2019: Tax slabs for salary income

ISLAMABAD: The Parliament has approved the Finance Bill 2019 to implement rate of income tax on salary income. Read more »