I&I Karachi seizes smuggled betel nut, lodges FIR

KARACHI: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Karachi has seized a large quantity of smuggled betel nut and lodged an FIR against the driver of transportation vehicle and others to be ascertained during the investigation. Information was passed through Director Yaqoob Mako to Additional Director Rana Tasleem regarding movement of smuggled betel… Continue reading

Customs Adjudication orders recovery of over Rs1.2 billion from IT products importers

KARACHI: Customs Adjudication has imposed penalties of Rs243.853 million along with recovery of evaded revenue of Rs987 million on several IT products importers. Senate Committee headed by Shibli Faraz had forwarded the complaint to the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) regarding under-invoicing, money laundering and misdeclaration in import of IT… Continue reading

SHC RESTRAINS MCC WEST FROM RECOVERY

KARACHI: The Assistant Collector, Pakistan Customs (MCC- West) was restrained from coercive recovery from importer of Enameled Aluminum by a custom appellate of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Sunrise Traders, Gujranwala through… Continue reading

SHC stays recovery of stamp duty from Unilever Pakistan

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Mahmood A Khan on Friday restrained Sindh Chief Inspector, Revenue from recovery of stamp duty from Unilever Pakistan. The bench heard Haider Ali Khan advocate who challenged an order passed by Chief Inspector,… Continue reading

SHC stays recovery of service charges by SRB in petition by NTDC

KARACHI: Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) was restrained from collecting service tax from National Transmission & Distribution Company (NTDC). The order came from a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Mahmood A Khan who heard Khalid Javed Khan advocate appearing for… Continue reading

SHC orders processing of GD’s, suspends demand notice

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Abdul Malik Gaddi while suspending demand notice for recovery of Sales Tax, Income Tax ordered the department to process the Goods Declaration filed by the petitioner company. Biotech Prvite limited challenged the demand… Continue reading

Customs court admits accused in betel nuts case to bail

KARACHI: Tariq Khosa, link judge for Special Customs Court Karachi on Monday admitted an accused in betel nuts smuggling case to bail against a solvent surety of rupees 200,000. Muhammad Akram accused / applicant was arrested after a customs team arrested him after recovery of 5000 kilogram of betel nuts… Continue reading

Accused in gutka smuggling case gets protective bail

KARACHI: Justice Aftab Ahmed Gorar of High Court of Sindh on Monday admitted an accused in gutka smuggling case to protective bail against a surety of rupees 50,000. According to details, Anti Smuggling Organisation (ASO) of Pakistan Customs, Preventive intercepted two Suzuki pickups on 12-6-2018 on Mauripur road. The search… Continue reading

Clearing agents get bail in Luxury vehicles case

KARACHI: Justice Aftab Ahmed Gorar of High Court of Sindh yesterday admitted three accused/applicants to bail in a case registered by Islamabad police in relation to recovery of 21 luxury vehicles from a private house allegedly belonging to former Senator and former chairman National Accounatability Bureau, Saif-ur-Rahman. The owner claims… Continue reading

SRB restrained from recovering rupees 4,791,991

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Friday restrained Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) from effecting recovery of rupees 4,791, 991 from petitioner Pegasus Consultancy Private Limited. The petitioner maintains that they are engaged in business of event management in Pakistan, UAE, London etc. The SRB has… Continue reading