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FTO issues notice to RTO Multan for not collecting advance income tax

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MULTAN: The Federal Tax Ombudsman has issued notice to Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Regional Tax Office (RTO) in their failure to collect advance income tax from owners of housing societies, luxury bungalows and plots. Sources told Customs Today that it came into the notice of Federal Tax Ombudsman that Regional Tax Office has shown inefficiency and negligence in the ... Read More »

Sara-i-Muhajir ASO seizes non customs paid Iranian oil during operation

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SARA-I-MUHAJIR: Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized non customs paid Iranian oil and tanker worth Rs11.8 million. Sources told Customs Today that an ASO team under the supervision of Additional Collector Muhammad Saeed Asad thwarted many attempts of smuggling. During a routine checking, the ASO team intercepted an oil tanker bearing registration no: K-0055 with driver Muhammad Akram. During the course of ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes huge quantity of skimmed milk during crackdown

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MULTAN: Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) foiled a bid to smuggle the attempt of smuggling and seized a huge quantity of imported skim milk powder during their action. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Customs Ambreen Ahmad Tarar received tip-off that some smuggler are trying to smuggle huge quantity of dry milk powder from jurisdiction. Customs team has intensified the action ... Read More »

Sialkot exporters to adopt 20 Basic Health Units for local people

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SIALKOT: Taking another step towards serving the local ailing humanity, the trendy Sialkot exporters have announced to “adopt” as many as 20 Basic Health Units (BHUs) in Sialkot for providing the better, advanced and improved health and medical facilities to the local people at local level in rural areas of Sialkot district. Acting President of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and ... Read More »

Additional Collector Asma issues notice to owner of smuggled engine boxes

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FAISALABAD: Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Asma Hameed has issued a show cause notice to the owner of non-duty paid engine boxes worth Rs8 million involving duty and taxes to the tune of Rs2.8 million. As per details, FIU team intercepted Isuzu Mazda truck bearing registration no: JU-9190 near Bypass Chowk Sargodha. The FIU team checked the vehicle and found a ... Read More »

Member Customs Jawwad Agha directs Chief Collector to adopt comprehensive strategy to generate revenue

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QUETTA: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Member Customs Jawad Awais Agha asked Chief Collector to adopt comprehensive strategy in order to collect high revenue from February 2019 to June 2019. Sources told Customs Today that Member Customs visited Quetta in order to mobilize newly established Chief Collectorate there. Customs Collectorate MCC Quetta hosted two days zonal conference where different revenue ... Read More »

Chief Collector Asif Mehmood Jah assures full support to Sialkot traders in resolving customs related issues

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SIALKOT: Chief Collector of Customs (North) Dr. Asif Mehmood Jah has assured his full support and cooperation to the Sialkot exporters in resolving their FBR and Customs related issues, besides, jazzing up the pace of export activities, saying that that the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) was making all-out sincere efforts to facilitate the business community to resolve Sialkot exporters’ ... Read More »

Quetta Customs seals 15 illegal petrol pumps

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QUETTA: Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) of Customs sealed 15 illegal mini pumps in Saryab Road. Assistant Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Akmal Durrani told Customs Today that after strict instruction from Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO), customs team with the assistance of local police sealed 15 mini petrol pumps located in different locations. Durrani quoted that “We raided these minis pumps ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU seizes non duty paid engine box

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SARGODHA: The Customs Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) Sargodha seized foreign origin non-customs paid engine box worth Rs8 million during a successful raid. Sources told Customs Today that FIU team intercepted a Isuzu Mazda truck bearing registration no: JU-9190 near Bypass Chowk Sargodha. The FIU team checked the vehicle and found huge quantity of engine boxes in different sizes and models brought ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs seizes huge quantity of contraband goods

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PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs recovered huge quantity of contraband and smuggled goods during first fourteen days of February. Customs sources informed Customs Today that during the month of January and 14 days of February, customs anti-smuggling squads thwarted several attempts of smuggling which will add millions to the revenue collection of Customs exchequer. According to details, the anti-smuggling unit operated ... Read More »

FBR issues notices to 46 officials of NAB Multan

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MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) has issued tax notices to 46 officials of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials including director, deputy director and others, asking them to file their income tax returns. Sources told Customs Today that the Regional Tax Office issued income tax notices to 46 different officials of National Accountability Bureau working in ... Read More »

Additional Collector Asma Hameed hears 28 cases

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FAISALABAD: Additional Collector of Customs Adjudication Asma Hameed heard 28 cases submitted by different customs stations. Sources told Customs Today that 28 cases were heard on February 14. These cases were forwarded by ASO Faisalabad, Mianwali, Sargodha, Jhang and Sara-i-Muhajir. Seven cases were filed by ASO Faisalabad, three cases by ASO Mianwali, three case by ASO Sarai Muhajir, six cases ... Read More »

Quetta ASO impounds vehicle loaded with smuggled goods worth Rs15m

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QUETTA: The Anti-Smuggling Organiation (ASO) seized huge quantity of Indian origin betel nuts old tyres, new welding rods, silver plates and parachute cloths worth Rs15 million. According to details, on information shared by sources of Quetta, the Kolpur Customs Check Post foiled an attempt to smuggle foreign origin goods from a Hino truck which was coming from Quetta and recovered ... Read More »

Massive amount of Rs2187.401m of Multan Customs stuck in litigation

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MULTAN: Massive amount of Rs2187.401 million of Customs Collectorate revenue stuck in litigation due to pending cases in the various courts including Supreme Court, Lahore High Court (LHC), Appellate Tribunal Inland Revenue (ATIR), Collector Appeal and Adjudication. Sources told Customs Today that about 257 various cases involving revenue amount of Rs.2187.401 million of the Collectorate is facing pendency in the ... Read More »

Initiatives to be taken for promotion of cricket: Zain Qureshi

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MULTAN: Federal Parliamentary Secretary for Finance and MNA Makhdoom Zain Hussain Qureshi said that all initiatives would be taken for promoting cricket. Talking to media at Multan cricket stadium during friendly match of 30 overs played between Saints Eleven and Wounded Tigers here on Saturday, he said that they would strive to hold international matches and Pakistan Super League events ... Read More »

Sarai-i-Mujajir ASO seizes almond shells worth Rs5.6m

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SARA-I-MUHAJIR: The Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized foreign origin almond shells worth Rs5.6 million. Sources told Customs Today that an ASO team under the supervision of Additional Collector Muhammad Saeed Asad thwarted an attempt of smuggling. During a routine checking the ASO team intercepted a passenger bus bearing registration no: BSA-435 near Kotla Jam Chowk Bhakkar. During the course of ... Read More »

Quetta I&I impounds vehicle loaded with smuggled goods worth Rs6m

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QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs team seized different kinds of tyres, vehicle paints and polish worth Rs6 million including vehicle being used for smuggling. Sources told Customs Today on 14.2.2019 that Director I&I Muhammad Akram Chaudhary received secret information that some smugglers are trying to smuggle non-customs paid tyres and other accessories from Quetta to Karachi. After receiving this information, he constituted a raiding ... Read More »

Multan I&I seizes huge quantity of plastic granules during crackdown

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MULTAN: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan has seized huge quantity of white crystal plastic dana worth Rs2 million during their action. According to details, Customs Intelligence and Investigation received credible information from their source that huge quantity of Plastic Granules (plastic dana) will be transported through Dera Ghazi Khan Region to Multan. Deputy Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes art silk cloth worth Rs4.5m

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FAISALABAD: Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized imported foreign origin cloth containing net weight 650 kilograms worth Rs10 million. Sources told Customs Today that the cloth was being transported from Lahore to Faisalabad through passenger bus. ASO team intercepted smuggled cloth near Jhang Road. ASO team asked the owner Muhammad Amjad to produce legal documentary evidence of the said cloth but the ... Read More »

Sargodha ASO impounds non duty paid Mercedes Benz truck

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SARGODHA: The Anti- Smuggling Organization ( ASO ) seized foreign origin Mercedez Benz truck bearing registration no: TKY-344 model 2007 worth Rs9 million during a crackdown. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig received information regarding some smuggling attempts. He formed an ASO team under the supervision of Assistant Collector Shah Samad Hamdani which also included Superintendent Ghulam ... Read More »