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NAB, FIA must take action against Maersk, QICT to recover billions of rupees ST: Advocate Ijaz Ahmed

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FAISALABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) must take action against M/s Maersk Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd and Qasim International Container Terminal (QICT) for recovering alleged billions of rupees evaded in wake of sales taxes to protect the national economy. It was stated by Faisalabad Tax Bar Association Member Choudhary Ijaz Ahmed advocate while talking to Customs Today ... Read More »

Mianwali ASO seizes 19000 liters smuggled diesel

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Mianwali has seized 19000 liters smuggled foreign origin diesel worth Rs3.3 million. Sources told Customs Today that ASO also impounded Hino truck 6 wheeler worth Rs7 million under Section 157 of the Customs Act 1969. Sources said that Additional Collector Muhammad Saeed Asad received information regarding smuggling attempts on which he formed a team ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs impounds non-duty paid Mitsubishi Pajero

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FAISALABAD: Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) team impounded a non-duty paid Mitsubishi Pajero worth Rs2 million. According to the details, a team of I&I following credible tip off received through Superintendent Muhammad Tahir Iqbal conducted raid to intercept the non-duty paid vehicles. The team under the supervision of Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shoukat and Intelligence Officer Mansoor Nasir Muhammad Saleem, ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs seizes 3 liquor bottles at airport

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Air Freight Unit (AFU) team recovered three bottles of foreign origin liquor worth Rs70000 from a passenger during routine at Faisalabad airport. Following information Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig formed a special team under the supervision of AFU Shift in-charge Muhammad Ramzan Shahid. The team intercepted a passenger namely Khuram Javed Lodhi, passport number: AB-8448033 who arrived at ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes NDP vehicles & goods worth Rs191.5m

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized non-customs duty paid vehicles and goods worth Rs191.5 million in their different anti-smuggling operations during the month of June 2019. According to details Anti-Smuggling Organization carried out various anti-smuggling operations in the region on the directives of Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig to thwart smuggling of goods and non customs paid (NDP) vehicles. ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I releases consignments after receiving taxes

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FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation released consignments worth Rs34,41,356 after receiving evaded amount of duties and taxes. The said consignments were intercepted during the month of June 2019. Sources told Customs Today that the consignments released by the I&I consisted of Bitumen worth Rs1258459, foreign origin crockery Rs628721, foreign origin ‘zeera’ worth Rs152251 and Rani juice worth Rs 974040. ... Read More »

Faisalabad Adjudication recovers Rs3693.250m after deciding 326 seizure cases

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication recovered Rs3693.250 million after concluding different seizure cases till June of current Fiscal Year 2019. Sources told Customs Today that Customs Adjudication decided 326 cases during the above-said period. The Customs Adjudication issued Orders-in-Original (ONO) in all cases in favor of the Customs Anti Smuggling Organization Faisalabad, Sargodha, Mianwali, Jhang, Sara-e-Muhajir and Customs Intelligence and Investigation ... Read More »

Whoever tries to harass will not stay in FBR: Shabbar Zaidi

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FAISALABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi has said that government has provided facility to file tax return for the year 2018 till August 02.Addressing a ceremony here in Faisalabad he dispelled the impression of imposition of any new tax by government. Any one should point out what new tax we have clamped. It was our policy not ... Read More »

Faisalabad Adjudication decides 14 seizure cases worth Rs36.620m

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication has decided 14 seizure cases forwarded by Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) and Customs Intelligence and Investigation in their various anti smuggling activities. The adjudication also recovered Rs36.620 million in shape of customs duty and taxes during the month of June. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Muhammad Adnan Akram announced judgment in two seizure case involving Rs ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs foils bid to smuggle ice heroin to Jeddah

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FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs team deputed at Faisalabad International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle 1 kilogram of ice heroin to Jeddah. Sources told Customs Today that customs team intercepted a passenger Asghar Ali resident of Mandi Bahauddin having Passport No ZQ-1813421 travelling from Faisalabad to Jeddah via Flydubai flight no: FZ-324. Inspector Muhammad Ramzan Shahid and ANF team searched ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO impounds non duty paid 19,000kgs coal

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FAISALABAD: Customs Collectorate Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized smuggled coal 19000 kilograms worth Rs1.7 million. Sources told Customs Today that in pursuance of information the ASO team intercepted a Hino truck loaded with smuggled coal near Jhang Road. The ASO team asked the driver of the vehicle namely Ghulam Mustafa to produce legal documents regarding possession of the goods but the ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs recovers liquor from passenger

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FAISALABAD: A customs team deputed at Faisalabad International Airport confiscated four bottles of liquor from a passenger travelling from Dubai to Faisalabad. Sources told Customs Today that the liquor was seized during the checking of passengers travelling by FlyDubai flight no: FZ-323. Sources told that customs authorities took action under the supervision of Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig. Two bags carried ... Read More »

Jhang ASO impounds non duty paid Toyota Jeep during routine checking

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FAISALABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) ASO has impounded a non-duty paid Toyota Rush jeep worth Rs9.2 million. According to sources, Additional Collector Muhammad Saeed Asad received secret information that some non-duty paid vehicles are plying on the roads. He formed a special ASO team to check these vehicles. The ASO team intercepted a Toyota Rush jeep bearing registration no: BF-5887 ... Read More »

Businessmen should avail benefits of current Tax Amnesty Scheme: Commissioner IR Saleem

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FAISALABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) organized a seminar on tax amnesty scheme in Conference Hall. The basic purpose of the seminar was to create awareness among business community about the benefits of Tax Amnesty Scheme 2019 and procedures to adopt the scheme. Renowned businessmen participated in the awareness and motivational session to avail the tax ... Read More »

Member Customs Jawwad Agha visits Faisalabad to review revenue collection measures

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FAISALABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Member Customs Dr Jawwad Uwais Agha visited Faisalabad Customs Collectorate along with Chief Collector Customs Zeba Hai to review revenue collection measures. Member Customs held meeting with Faisalabad Customs Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig, Additional Collector Muhammad Saeed Asad and his team to review revenue collection and enforcement measures. Dr Jawwad stressed upon taking measures ... Read More »

Faisalabad RTO forms teams to create awareness about tax amnesty scheme

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FAISALABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) Chief Commissioner Muhammad Nadeem Arif and Inland Revenue Additional Commissioner Headquarters Muhammad Asif Rafique formed four teams to facilitate business community in availing amnesty scheme for undisclosed foreign and domestic assets. According to the details, RTO Faisalabad appointed many officials from zones in order to create awareness amongst the taxpayers ... Read More »

Faisalabad ADC Asma issues notice to owner of smuggled auto parts

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FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Asma Hameed issued a show cause notice to owner of smuggled foreign origin auto parts worth Rs 2 million including truck being used in smuggling. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat received credible information that a truck along with smuggled different types of smuggled engine parts is heading towards ... Read More »

Sara-i-Muhajir ASO impounds smuggled cloth worth Rs3m

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SARA-I-MUHAJIR: Customs Anti Smuggling Organisation (ASO) Sara-i Muhajir has confiscated smuggled Chinese cloth worth Rs 3 million from a passenger vehicle during an action. As per details the anti smuggling squad led by Superintendent Muhammad Tanveer Bajwa intercepted a passenger vehicle near Sara-i Muhajir Chowk Bhakkar and recovered Chinese cloth from the passenger vehicle. The officials recovered cloth and asked ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I seizes auto parts worth Rs2m

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FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) seized different parts of vehicle engine worth Rs 2 million including trucks being used in smuggling. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat received credible information that a truck along with different types of smuggled engine parts is heading towards Faisalabad and the vehicle will be crossed through Samundari ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU impounds non duty paid Hino truck

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FAISALABAD: The Field Investigation Unit (FIU) Sargodha of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation impounded a non-duty paid Hino truck bearing registration no: RIS-17-3008 model 1997 worth Rs 5 million. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Director Rana Irfan shouqat received information about some non-customs paid vehicles which are plying on the roads. He constituted a team under the supervision of ... Read More »