KARACHI: Customs Adjudication-II , served final notices to three defaulter companies named M/s M K Export, Karachi, M/s Salam Chemicals and M/s Glorious Marble Industry, Karachi.
Sources told Customs Today that M/s M K Export, Karachi was allegedly involved in tax evasion. The company imported different kinds of chocolates, confectionery items including bubbles, sweets and various other items on February 12, 2017. The consignment was cleared by examiner Majid Hussain Bhatti, by using wrong PCT heading.
After careful investigations, the Customs Adjudication-II issued a final notice to the company on 19th June, 2018. According to the notice M/s M K Export directed to pay Rs 4 million within 14 days to avoid stern action.
Source said that another company M/s Salam Chemicals cleared a consignment of powder form chemicals (used dry in sea foods) on January 22, 2018 and evaded tax amount of Rs3.98 million.
Collector Customs Adjudication-II Tahir Qureshi also issued a final notice to the company. The adjudication authority ordered the company to pay Rs3.98 million within 14 days.