Pakistan Customs files appeal against SHC order UNFIT Indian sugar for Afghanistan under APTTA

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Transit Trade , Pakistan Customs has filed an appeal before Supreme Court of Pakistan assailing judgment of Custom Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh in sugar transited to Afghanistan from India. About 262 containers of the Indian White Sugar have been detained by the… Continue reading

SHC puts AG Sindh on notice in ST over Cotton seeds

KARACHI: The Advocate General Sindh was put on notice by an appellate bench of High Court of Sindh in a petition challenging a SRO levying Sales Tax on Cotton Seed with retrospective effect. The petitioner challenging the demand for payment of Sales Tax maintained that  Entry 81  of Sales Tax… Continue reading

DIT put on notice for March 7 in vehicle case

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Abul Malik Gaddi on Wednesday ordered issuance of notice to DIT, Pakistan Customs for March 07 in a petition filed by owner of a luxury Toyota Land Cruiser, model 2001. The petitioner is… 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

SHC hears petition against SRB, final hearing on Dec 12

KARACHI: The hearing of a number of identical appeals filed against Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) was adjourned till Dec 12. The petition was filed by PEGASUS which said that respondents officials of the SRB are collecting dues directly from the bank account of the petitioner. The bench was prayed to… Continue reading

SHC dismiss plea against special custom court judgment

KARACHI: Justice Faheem Ahmed Siddiqui of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Wednesday dismissed a criminal revision application challenging an order of Special Customs Courts rejecting acquittal plea of accused/applicant M Farooq. According to details, applicant/accused was booked by Pakistan Customs after his email was used for filing two Goods… Continue reading

SALES TAX REFUND CASE SHC allows interim relief to petitioners in 8 identical petitions

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Abdul Rasool Memon and Justice Faisal Agha on Wednesday hearing eight identical petitions challenging collection of Sales Tax at import stage and seeking return of tax so collected, allowed interim relief as per judgment in CP-D 1089 of… Continue reading

Vehicle detention case hearing on Aug 08

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Abdul Rasool Memon and Justice Faisal Kamal Alam on Wednesday fixed a petition seeking release of a Toyota 2002 model vehicle, for hearing on Aug 08. The bench earlier heard petition filed by Imran Anwar. During the course… Continue reading

SHC orders provisional release of Asphalt Paver machine

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh headed by Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi ordered release of Aspalt Paver machine “in accordance with law”. The bench earlier heard Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate appearing for petitioner Sajjad Enterprises. She relied upon a judgment passed earlier by another division… Continue reading

SHC orders release of 40 consignments of tile traders

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Tuesday disposed of 21 petitions filed by tile traders seeking exemption under SRO 497/2009, an issue already decided a fortnight back by another bench of SHC headed by Justice Munib Akhtar now elevated to Supreme Court of Pakistan. Earlier, counsel… Continue reading