LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has suspended the notification issued by the Punjab government regarding extra tax collection from the flour mills. Owners of various flours mills challenged extra tax collection before LHC.
According to the details, Justice Shahid Jameel Khan of Lahore High Court (LHC) heard the case in which the counsel for the appellant argued before the court that provincial government has increased 100 percent levy on the flour mills and put burdan of extra tax on the flour mills owners. They pleaded that flour mills already paying tax liability. Counsel also prayed the court to suspend the extra sales tax collection from the Punjab government.
After hearing the arguments from the appellant Lahore High Court (LHC) has suspended the notification issued by the provincial government regarding extra tax collection from the flour mills.
The order has issued on the appeal filed by the Pakistan Flour Mills Association. After LHC order Punjab government will not collect extra tax from flour mills.