KARACHI: The Customs Exports has issued final notice to three factories in order to collect the evaded tax amounts. The Customs authorities issued notices to M/s Shafiq Marble and Export Karachi and M/s Shamim Enterprises Mirpurkhas.
M/s Shafiq Marble and Export used wrong Pakistan Customs Tariff headings to get a consignment of marble dining tables cleared in June and caused a loss of Rs 3.2 million to the national exchequer.
While checking the data of June, the Customs Exports found that the company used wrong PCT heading and issued a show-cause notice no: 188/2017 to recover the money.
Meanwhile, the Customs Exports unearthed another tax evasion by M/s Shamim Interprises Mirpurkhas in a consignment of hosiery T-shirts. The customs authorities, after careful investigation, issued a final notice to the company and asked them to submit the evaded tax amount within fortnight.
It is necessary to mention here that during the first three days of August the Customs Exports has issued three show cause notices and two final notices to tax evaders warning them to clear the outstanding tax amount at the earliest.