KARACHI: Additional Collector Adjudication Shafique Ahmed Latki has penalized M/s Trinity Enterprises for evading duty and taxes of Rs1.686 million on the import of tyre and tube through under-invoicing.
According to the details of the case, Directorate of Post Clearance Audit reported that M/s Trinity Enterprises imported tyres and tubes with or without flaps of different brands of Indian origin through MCC Appraisement East.
In pursurance of information that group under invoicing was being carried out by the importers, the matter was investigated taking into consideration the official website www.icegate.gov.in, which revelaed that the importer had declared the values of the consignment at much lower side.
It was found that M/s Trinity Enterprises evaded an amount of duty and taxes of Rs1.686 million through under-invoicing.
After detailed deliberation of the case, Shafique Ahmed Latki found the charges established against M/s Trinity Enterprises and ordered the importer to deposit the evaded amount of Rs1.22 million in the state exchequer. A penalty of Rs0.5 million was also imposed on M/s Trinity Enterprises.