LAHORE: Customs Central Region has collected Rs58177 million on account of sales tax during the first nine months of financial year 2016-17 (July-March).
The sales tax collection has been collected by all the four collectorate of customs including collectorate of customs Preventive Lahore, Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Lahore, Colletorate of Customs Multan and Collectorate of Customs Faisalabad.
As per details, Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Lahore collected Rs25297 million sales tax during the nine months of the period under review while the Collectorate of Customs Preventive Lahore collected Rs10502 million sales tax during the first nine month of financial year 2016-17.
Similarly, Collectorate of Customs Multan collected Rs16491 million sales tax during the period from July to March of the current financial year.
On the other hand, the Collectorate of Faisalabad collected Rs5886 million on account of sales tax during the period of financial year 201-17.
Overall the Customs Central Region collected Rs58177 million sales tax revenues during the nine month of financial year 2016-17.
The sales tax has been collected from import and export by all the four Collectorates that come under the limits of Central Region.