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FBR should remove hurdles for smooth promotion of national exports: FTO Mushtaq Sukhera

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SIALKOT: Federal Tax Ombudsman Mushtaq Ahmed Sukhera has stressed the need of further betterment in tax payment and tax collection systems for providing maximum relief to the tax payers and the exporters. He said that the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) should remove hurdles from the smooth way of promotion of national exports by reducing the prolonged pendency of the ... Read More »

Customs Peshawar posts 7.69pc record increase during 22 days of February

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PESHAWAR: The Model Customs Collectorate Peshawar has generated Rs816.12million revenue in 22 days out of the whole month’s earmarked target of Rs1510.39million with a record growth of 7.69 percent. The Customs House Peshawar collected Rs269.23million of Customs Duty during 22 days against the target of Rs 581.21 million for the whole month of February allocated by Federal Board of Revenue. ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs holds training session on Goal Setting of Planning Process

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FAISALABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Faisalabad Collector Doctor Asif Mehmood Jah has organized a one-day training program for the newly appointed Customs Inspectors titled “Goal Setting of Planning Process” in the conference room of the Faisalabad Dry Port Trust (FDPT). The main objective of the training session was to give an awareness of the behaviour for increasing literacy ability ... Read More »

PHC bars FBR from sales tax collection in PATA

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PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court bench has barred Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR) from collecting sales tax from Provincially Administered Tribal Areas (Pata), namely Malakand, Dir, Shangla, Kohistan, Buner, Batagram and Dara Adam Khel. A two-member bench comprising Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Ayub Khan passed the order while hearing a case filed by a resident ... Read More »

FIU Sara-e-Muhajir takes into possession Hino truck valued at Rs5m

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FAISALABAD: The Field Investigation Unit (FIU), Sara-e-Muhajir, Customs Intelligence and Investigation has impounded a Hino truck worth Rs5million involving duty and taxes amounting to Rs3million during an action. Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat received a tip-off regarding the Non-Duty-Paid vehicle. He constituted a raiding team under the supervision Superintendent Muhammad Tahir Intelligence Officers Adnan Ahmed Chandia, Anser Saleemi and Sepoys ... Read More »

Sialkot Customs officers granted 100pc basic pay allowances

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SIALKOT: The inspectors of (BS-16) of Customs Collectorate, Sialkot, who have been selected through the process of internal job posting (IJP), are granted performance allowance equal to 100% of minimum of their basic pay (in pay scale-2011) with effect from 12.02.2018. Faisal Liaquat, Rana Majid Ali Khan, Zohair Ali Sulhari is granted performance allowance will be governed through the terms ... Read More »

Quetta Customs foils bid to smuggle plastic dana worth Rs6.58m on Thursday

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QUETTA: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation foiled a bid to smuggle plastic dana worth Rs 6.58 million during special checking on Thursday morning. Sources told Customs Today that Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Muhammad Akram Chaudhary received a tip-off that some smugglers are trying to smuggle plastic dana from Quetta to Afghanistan. He constituted a raiding team under the supervision ... Read More »

Smuggling of drugs & Urea into Pakistan from Afghanistan frustrated

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PESHAWAR: The customs staff posted on Pakistan-Afghanistan Border aborted an attempt of smuggling hashish and opium from Afghanistan into Pakistan on Thursday. The truck bearing registration No: C-2997 was stopped in a routine checking at Charwazgai check-post at Landi Kotal by the border management force. Upon checking the truck, it found narcotics. The trucker tried to escape with the drugs ... Read More »

Quetta Customs I&I confiscates Iranian diesel worth Rs2m

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QUETTA: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation successfully confiscated Iranian diesel worth Rs 2 million. Sources told Customs Today that Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Quetta Muhammad Akram Chaudhary received a tip-off that some smugglers are trying to smuggle Iranian diesel from Quetta into different cities. He immediately constituted a raiding team. The team In-Charge, Preventive, Wajid ur Rehman and others ... Read More »

Multan Customs generates Rs.20.07mn through auction of vehicles & goods

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MULTAN: The Customs Collectorate generated Rs20.077 million through successful bidding of non-duty paid smuggled vehicles and miscellaneous goods. According to details, Multan Customs hold auction of confiscated vehicles and various miscellaneous goods which were seized by Anti-Smuggling Organization in their different actions near Shershah Bypass Dry Port Multan. As many as 14 different vehicles of various models were presented in ... Read More »

Tussle between Customs & Railways over NDP vehicles causing huge loss to national kitty

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PESHAWAR: Despite getting clearance from custom department, thousands of non-customs paid vehicles parked in Peshawar dry port running out of order due to land rent dispute with Pakistan Railway. Talking to Custom Today Deputy Station Superintend Pakistan Railway Peshawar Asifullah told that these charges are called charges and these are millions of rupees to pay it to railway department. These ... Read More »

Sargodha ASO impounds non customs paid Toyota car

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SARGODHA: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has impounded a tempered and non-customs paid foreign origin Toyota Corolla car worth Rs1628160 involved duty and taxes Rs 828160. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Asif Mehmood Jah received information that some non-duty paid vehicles are plying on roads of Faisalabad and Sargodha. After receiving the tip off he directed the Collectorate to ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs intelligence set to auction confiscated vehicles today

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PESHAWAR: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation is set to auction confiscated vehicles on February 21 (today) at State Warehouse of the directorate. Following vehicles will be presented for auction: Toyota Hilux Pick-up, Model 1991, Reg. No. C-4817, Chassis No. LN80-0001794 Honda city Motor car, Model 2005,Reg.No LZG-5000, Chassis No.NFBGE15A75R121659 Toyota State Motor Car, Model 1993, Reg. No. 2969 Peshawar, ... Read More »

FIA conducts raid at Faisalabad Dry Port Trust, seized relevant record

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FAISALABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has conducted raid at Faisalabad Dry Port Trust. Sources told Customs Today said that accused include ex General Manager Nasar Hayat, Manager Operation, Naveed Imran, Deputy Manager Rana Nasarullah, Import Officer Tariq Saeed and Manager Information Technology Farhan Ali. The case has been registered on complaint of Colonel ® Amer Majeed General Manager (Administration) ... Read More »

FBR chairman Pasha assures to solve issues being faced by importers: Collector Jadoon

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PESHAWAR: The Collector Customs Collectorate Peshawar has said that Chairman Federal Board of Revenue has shown commitment to solve the issues faced by importers at Torkham Boarder. The Collector Customs said this while talking with Customs Today on Customs House Peshawar. The Collector Customs Mohammad Saeed Jadoon said that Chairman FBR Tariq Mahmood Pasha have promised to main stream the ... Read More »

Quetta Customs I&I foils bid to smuggle auto parts worth Rs7.25m

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QUETTA: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation has foiled a bid to smuggle luxury vehicles tyres, radiators, chassis, and hard wire worth Rs 7.25 million during special checking. Sources told Customs Today that Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Quetta Muhammad Akram Chaudhary received a tip-off that some smugglers are trying to smuggle luxury vehicles tires, radiators, chassis, and hard wires from ... Read More »

Customs dispatched first lot of Afghan transit trade consignment through bonded train

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PESHAWAR: In order to keep up the transit activities through alternative transportation via train, Pakistan Customs has successfully dispatched the first lot of Afghan transit trade consignments to Peshawar through the bonded train. Sources told that Director Transit Trade Irfan Javed was present on the occasion and he personally confirmed the sealing of containers and functionality of trackers fixed in ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs, FCCI to work together on enforcement of IPR law

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FAISALABAD: Pakistan Customs and Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) have held a meeting on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) at Model Customs Collectorate, Faisalabad Dry Port. Addressing the first meeting of IPR Enforcement Coordination Committee, FCCI Senior Vice President Farooq Yusuf said that strict enforcement of IPR law is imperative to survive in the era of globalization and the ... Read More »

Hyderabad ASO confiscates NDP auto parts worth Rs1.11m

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HYDERABAD: The Customs Collectorate Anti Smuggling Organization has confiscated foreign origin non-duty-paid auto parts old and used  items worth Rs 1113800 involving duties and taxes of Rs 712275 during an action near customs check-post of Dera Morr, Jacobabad, Larkana-Sukkur Division. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Akhlaq Ahmad Khattaq received credible information about some smuggling attempts. He immediately constituted a ... Read More »

Quetta Customs I&I impounds cameras, computer wires & accessories worth Rs2m on Friday

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  QUETTA: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation has foiled a bid to smuggle imported cameras and computer wires and accessories worth Rs 2 million during special checking on Friday. Sources told Customs Today that Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Quetta Muhammad Akram Chaudhary received a tip-off that some smugglers are trying to smuggle imported Cameras and other things from Quetta ... Read More »