Faisalabad Customs releases consignments after receiving duty & taxes

FAISALABAD: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation released three consignments worth Rs 5701894 after receiving the evaded amount of duty and taxes. The said consignments were intercepted during the month of January 2018.

Sources told the consignments released by the Customs Intelligence consist of foreign origin cloth worth Rs694898, cycle parts worth Rs494898, zeera and red chillies worth Rs 161438, fresh apple valued at Rs3,075,814 during the above said period.

The above mentioned consignments were seized by the Customs Intelligence and Investigation due to evasion of customs duty worth Rs 2056761, sales tax Rs 1616468, income tax Rs 779960, and redemption fine duty Rs 1248,705 during January 2018.

The tax evasion was detected by a team comprising Superintendent Muhammad Tahir Intelligence Officer Mansoor Nasir, Sepoys Ajmal Hussain and Muhammad Musaddiq Ahmad.