KARACHI: A three member bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan headed by Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial decline leave to appeal by Commissioner of Inland Revenue, Zone IV, Lahore holding that “a tax payer cannot be asked to furnish record beyond the period of six years after the end of the tax year it relates to as provided under section 174 (3) of the Ordinance”.

Panther Sports & Rubber Industries was respondent in the case and matter pertained to tax year 2007 & 2009 but notices were issued in 2017. Detailed order to follow.

c.p._1691_l_2018 time barred