KARACHI: The Customs Collectorate, Appraisement West, has collected Rs8952million under the heads of Customs Duty, Sales Tax, Income Tax and the Federal Excise Duty during 14 days of September 2017.
Official sources told the reporter that the Customs Appraisement West generated Rs3147million of Customs Duty, Rs3845million as Sales Tax and Rs1915million of Income Tax while Rs45.1million was received as Federal Excise Duty (FED).
During the first nine days of September, Customs Collectorate, Appraisement West, has got Rs6844million of Customs Duty, Sales Tax, Income Tax and Federal Excise Duty.
It is worth mentioning here that, during the last month of August 2017, the Customs Appraisement West had collected the total of Rs20214million duties and taxes that included Rs7890million as Customs Duty, Rs8392million as Sales Tax, Rs3802million of Income Tax and Rs116million as Federal Excise Duty (FED). It may be remembered that, after the beginning of September, Customs Appraisement West expedited its efforts to collect more revenue.
Source said the Customs Collectorate, Appraisement West, has served four notices on defaulters for collection of different taxes.