Tag: FBR

FBR to stop issuing notices to ginners

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue, Dr Muhammad Irshad, on Thursday instructed regional tax officers to stop the issuance of notices to ginn...

Government made Rs 13.163 billion payment against fertilizer cash subsidy: Senate informed

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The Senate was informed on Wednesday that the government made payment of Rs 13.163 billion against announced fertilizer cash subsidy. During the quest...

FST adjourns hearing of eight service matters filed by FBR employees

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Service Tribunal adjourned the hearing of eight service matters filed by employees of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). The...

Customs & regulatory duties amount up to 15% of FBR’s total receipts

Faizan Haroon Feb 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Customs and Regulatory duties amount up to 15% of the total receipts collected by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). FBR through its enfor...

WHO and FBR working on proposals relating to tobacco taxation

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

World Health Organisation (WHO) and Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) are jointly working on proposals relating to tobacco taxation, Federal excise duty...

Poultry feeds: 17 percent ST imposed on certain ingredients

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has imposed standard rate of 17 percent sales tax on certain ingredients of poultry feed ie Palm Kernel Cake, Linte...

Showing increased collection: FBR seeks notice of incident

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has taken serious notice of an incident involving a tax official (deputy commissioner Inland Revenue, Regional Tax...

FBR gets no response from any tax haven

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has not received any response from nine foreign jurisdictions/tax havens about those having offshore companies/enti...

Need to enhance tax to GDP ratio stressed

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

LAHORE: Pakistan has one of the lowest tax-to-GDP ratios among developing countries and the fact has been brought into light on a number of platforms...

Thirteen items: import duty exempted

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has exempted customs duty and additional customs duty on the import of 13 items including cotton, artificial staple...

Textile units registered with MoTI given GST exemption

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has exempted sales tax on the import of machinery (not manufactured locally) by textile units registered with the M...

IHC to resume hearing of tax cases filed by M/s Wateen Telecom, Dewan Cement

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will resume the hearing of cases filed by M/s Wateen Telecom Limited and M/s Dewan Cement Limited on Tuesd...

SHC seeks comments from tax authorities on petition filed by Overseas Business Corporation

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) has issued notices to the tax authorities and deputy attorney general of Pakistan on a constitutional petition fil...

Fertilizer importers seek payment of Rs 5 billion DAP subsidy

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Fertilizer importers have approached the Prime Minister for immediate payment of pending DAP subsidy claims of over Rs 5 billion to continue the schem...

SC to hear seven income tax & customs duty related cases today

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A three-member bench of the Supreme Court will hear six income tax and one customs duty cases on today (Today). The SC bench, comprising o...