Judgment reserved in Sales Tax petitions

KARACHI: The judgment was reserved in a bunch of petitions filed against issuance of show cause notices by Sales Tax Authorities in violation of section25/72 of the Sales Tax Act 1990. A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal earlier on… Continue reading

CCP ISSUES SHOW CAUSE NOTICES TO TWO COMPANIES FOR DECEPTIVE MARKETING PRACTICES

ISLAMABAD: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has issued Show Cause Notices to S.M. Food Makers Limited and Volka Food International Limited for deceptively copying the trademark/trade dress of various products of Ismail Industries Limited, thus prima facie violating of Section 10 of the Competition Act. Ismail Industries Limited sent… Continue reading

OGRA serves Show Cause Notice on six OMCs for fuel shortage at retail outlets

KARACHI: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has served Show Cause Notices (SCNs) on six oil marketing companies (OMCs) for fuel shortage at their retail outlets. OGRA spokesperson Imran Ghaznavi said the SCNs had been served on Shel, Attock Petroleum, Hascol, Puma, Gas & Oil, and Total Parco on the… Continue reading

SHC disposes of petitions pertaining to alleged mega steel import scam

KARACHI: About a dozen of petitions pertaining to steel import were disposed of here on Friday by a division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Mahmood Ahmed Khan. The petitioners include Balochistan Engineering Works Ltd, Rubina Begum, Muhammad Amin Mithani, Muhammad Uzair,… Continue reading

SHC adjourns petition till Feb 06, orders implementation of order dated 24-12-2019 KEPZ Steel Mega Scam

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) has asked the Adjudication Collectorate, Pakistan Customs to ensure compliance of its order dated 24-12-2019. The bench heard Zain Jatoi advocate, the counsel for petitioner side who drew the attention of the court towards its order in which the… Continue reading

SHC stays Sales Tax recovery notice by Adjudication Collectorate Karachi

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Mahmood A Khan on Monday restrained recovery notice for collection of Sales Tax on consignments released two and a half year ago. Atlas Honda moved the court against issuance of show cause… Continue reading

Bonded carriers contest adjudication order before Collector Appeals

KARACHI: A number of bonded carriers have approached Collector of Customs Appeals Islamabad against the adjudication order served on them and prayed to call record and proceedings of the show cause notices issued to the bonded carriers, on the basis of which a penalty of Rs15,000 each was imposed on… Continue reading