KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate of Appraisement-East collected revenue of Rs 12,432 million during the first 20 days of this month depicting an increase of 27 percent over the revenue it collected during the comparative period last year.
According to details, Rs 7,025 million was collected under the head of Sales Tax while Rs 3,355 million was collected in Customs Duty. The Collectorate also collected Rs 2,015 million in Withholding Tax and Rs 37 million under the head of Federal Excise Duty (FED). The MCC Appraisement-East has already achieved 77.2 percent of the overall monthly target including 66.5 percent of the Customs Duty; 82.7 percent Sales Tax and 82.1 percent of Withholding tax. The Rs 12,432 million revenue collected by MCC of Appraisement-East During December 1-20, 2013 exceeds the Rs 9,809 million revenue that it had collected during the same period last year by Rs 2,623 million or by 27 percent.