IHC allows petition by Kokab Enterprises, Lahore

ISLAMABAD: A bench of Islamabad High Court (IHC) allowed a constitution petition filed by Kokab Enterprises, Shah Alam market, Lahore which imported a consignment of body spray but Custom officials while applying Valuation Ruling (VR) older than 90 days detained the same over valuation dispute. The Collector Customs, Islamabad,  Deputy… Continue reading

Islamabad High Court stays auction of body spray 

ISLAMABAD: Justice Lubna Pervez of Islamabad High Court  restrained Pakistan Custom officials from auctioning a consignment of imported body sprays or from taking any adverse action against importer company Kokab Enterprises. The bench earlier heard Alsam Randhawa advocate who representing the petitioner stated that consignment is being held and custom… Continue reading

IHC to hear SCRA filed by Customs against Al-Saudia on 27-10-2020

ISLAMABAD: A division bench of Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday heard a Special Customs Reference Application (SCRA) filed by Pakistan Customs, Appraisement, East and fixed Oct 27 as next date of hearing. According to details Al-Saudia Enterprises imported a consignment of artificial jewelry and filed the goods declaration on… Continue reading

Supreme Court remands back sprinkler lorries case to SHC

KARACHI : A full bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan comprising Chief Justice Mian Saqib nisar, Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Faisal Arab remanded a case to Sindh High Court for a re-hearing with due notice to the appellant Customs department. The bench was hearing an appeal filed by… Continue reading

Telenor avoids to pay WHT of $39.5m against 10MHz 4G license purchase

KARACHI:  The Telenor Pakistan has total refused to pay 10 per cent Withholding Tax (WHT) amounting to $39.5 million and filed a petition in Islamabad High Court against government of Pakistan, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). After winning the 10MHz 4G license in the 850… Continue reading

Customs submit six more FIRs against clearing agent

KARACHI : A divisional bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Chief Justice Sajjad Ali Shah and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan was informed by Pakistan Customs that six more FIRs have been registered against the petitioner, a clearing agent Sharjeel Jamal. Pakistan Customs in compliance of order passed by… Continue reading

Confusion prevails after IHC judgment against Judicial Member Tribunals

KARACHI: The Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Karachi has stopped work after the judgment by a single member bench of Islamabad High Court announced on Feb 24, 2016 declaring the appointment of member judicial of tribunal as illegal if not done after meaningful consultation with the Chief Justice. The bench comprising… Continue reading

IHC orders government to appointment Chairman, Members Appellate Tribunals afresh

KARACHI: Justice Athar Minallah of Islamabad High Court  allowing four identical constitution petitions ordered the Federal Government to forthwith take appropriate measures and initiate the process for making fresh appointments of the Chairman and Members of the Appellate Tribunal after meaningful consultations with the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan. The… Continue reading

M/s Kingcrete Builders served notice to pay duty and taxes

KARACHI: As the Islamabad High Court has dismissed their petition, MCC Appraisement West has served a notice on M/s Kingcrete Builders to pay Rs8.85 million into the national exchequer. On the directives of Collector Owais Agha Jawwad to expedite recovery of government’s legitimate revenue, Assistant Collector Arslan Majeed Rana has… Continue reading

IHC dismisses Kingcrete Builders’ petition against FBR, orders to pay import duty

KARACHI: Islamabad High Court (IHC) comprising Judge Noor-ul-Haq Qureshi dismissed a writ petition filed by M/s Kingcrete Builders against Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). The said petition was filed against FBR that tax entity has denied to pass on benefit of charging 5 percent Customs Duty on import of 13… Continue reading