ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has granted tax exemption on import of 30 million face masks. The FBR issued SRO 952(I)/2021 on Wednesday to allow the sales tax exemption.
According to the SRO, the tax authorities allowed the exemption in pursuance of decision made by the federal government on July 19, 2021.
The FBR said that it had allowed one time whole of sales tax exemption on import of thirty million adult 3xplu knit face masks.
M/s. Hanes Brands Inc. North Carolina, US donated these face masks to Punjab government.
The donation is part of efforts to prevent the spread of COVID.