Tax exemption on award granted by President

Tax exemption on award granted by President

Section 45 of Income Tax Ordinance, 2001 has allowed tax exemption on award or medal given by the President of Pakistan.

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) issued the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001 updated up to June 30, 2021. The Ordinance incorporated amendments brought through Finance Act, 2021.

Following is the text of Section 45 of the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001:

45. President’s honours.— (1) Any allowance attached to any Honour, Award, or Medal awarded to a person by the President of Pakistan shall be exempt from tax under this Ordinance.

(2) Any monetary award granted to a person by the President of Pakistan shall be exempt from tax under this Ordinance.

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