SHC orders Valuation Officer to be in attendance on Oct 01

KARACHI: Hearing a constitution petition against non release of an imported consignment provisionally over Valuation dispute, a Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sind (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan on Tuesday ordered officer concerned of Valuation Department, Pakistan Customs to be in attendance… Continue reading

SHC orders release of Telecom equipment

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) allowed provisional release of equipment imported by Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation (PTCL) on payment of differential amount with department. The bench was hearing a petition filed by PTCL against Collector Custom, MCC Port Muhammad Bain Qasim and DIT. The bench after… Continue reading

SHC orders plaintiff to deposit 50 pc of duty, taxes

KARACHI: Justice Zafar Rajput of High Court of Sindh on Tuesday ordered a plaintiff Ghulam Sarwar to first deposit fifty per cent of disputed amount of duty and taxes with the Nazir of the court and remaining 50 per cent with Pakistan Customs to make the suit maintainable as per… Continue reading

Importers booked for mis-declaration to hoodwink revenue, Import Policy

KARACHI: Directorate of Customs Intelligence & Investigation, Karachi has lodged FIRs against several importers for mis-declaration of description, HS code, quantity, weight and value of the imported goods besides clearance of undeclared and used banned items in violation of the Import Policy Order. FIRs have been lodged against M/s Toheed… Continue reading

M/s FAS Enterprises approaches high court challenging detention of imported consignment

KARACHI: M/s FAS Enterprises though the counsels M/s Franklin Law Associates has approached Sindh high Court challenging detention of their consignment of miscellaneous goods by the Directorate of IPR enforcement. The court has fixed the hearing in this regard for June 11, 2018. M/s FAS Enterprises imported a consignment of… Continue reading

FBR notifies procedure for disbursement of GD service charges

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has notified procedure for disbursement of goods declaration (GD) charges, which were imposed in 2011 against processing of GD of imported consignments. A GD is filed for the clearance of every imported consignment and Customs charge Rs250/GD as the processing fee. The amount… Continue reading