SC dismisses Leave to appeal in Afghan Transit Sugar case on FBR’s request

ISLAMABAD: A  special full bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial, Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Miankhel and Justice Munib Akhtar on Wednesday dismissed a leave to appeal filed by Federal Board of Revenue in a case known as Afghan Transit Sugar Case. Earlier, an application was… Continue reading

FBR may withdraw Afghan Transit Sugar Case tomorrow

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) which rigorously contested Afghan Transit Sugar Case up to Supreme Court of Pakistan through Senior Advocate Raja Muhammad Iqbal, is going to withdraw the same tomorrow i.e Wednesday, Nov 25, Custom News learnt from reliable sources. According to details, the government law officer… Continue reading

SHC issues pre-admission notice for Oct 05 Petition by Customs & Sales Tax Practitioner’s Association

KARACHI: Pre-admission notices were issued for Oct 05 to Chairman FBR and other respondents in a constitution petition filed by Customs & Sales Tax Practitioners Association by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Thursday. The petitioner association is seeking a declaration against the custom authorities who… Continue reading

Biggest embarrassment for PTI government

Supreme Court of Pakistan quashed Presidential Reference against Qazi Fayez Isa and also withdraw show cause notice issued by the Supreme Judicial Council here on Friday. A full court of SCP headed Justice Umar Ata Bindiyal heard more than a dozen Constitutional Petitions filed by Justice Qazi Fayez Isa, Supreme… Continue reading

SCP allow two appeals in Cigarette Filter Case

KARACHI: A full bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan comprising Justice Umar Ata Bindiyal, Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Yahya Afridi allows two appeals 1077 and 1078 of 2011 filed by Collector Customs Karachi in Cigarette Filter Case.  Raja Muhammad Iqbal ASC represented the appellant in appeal against a judgment… Continue reading

Tug boat is different from Drilling, Seismic vessel holds Supreme Court

KARACHI: A bench of Supreme Court comprising Justice Maqbool Baqar, Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Qazi Muhammad Amin Ahmed allowed a Leave to Appeal filed by Pakistan Customs against BYCO Petroleum Pakistan Limited pertaining to tug boats imported by the respondent company. The case pertains to levy of taxes on… Continue reading

Customs win cigarette filter ST exemption case

KARACHI: A full bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial, Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Faisal Arab allowed an appeal filed by Pakistan Customs in cigarette filter case. According to details Filter Pakistan Private Limited and other companies were importing filters of textile for cigarettes. They… Continue reading

SCP grants leave to appeal in prime quality steel bars from Iran

KARACHI: A full bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) comprising Justice Umar Ata Bindyal, Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Faisal Arab granted a leave to appeal filed by officers of Pakistan Customs Quetta including Chaudhry Zulfiqar, Dr Iftikhar, and Mr Raza against an order passed by High Court of… Continue reading

SHC remands 11 year old SCRA’s to Appellate Tribunal for rehearing

KARACHI: Fifteen Special Customs Reference Applications filed by the Collector Customs, (Appraisement) were remanded back to the Special Customs Appellate Tribunal for decision on facts and law within a period of ninety days from the date of receipt of order (17-2-2020). The SCRA’s were as old as of 2009. According… Continue reading

SCP allows custom’s appeal against BYCO Petroleum

KARACHI: A Leave to Appeal filed by Pakistan Customs against BYCO Petroleum was allowed by a bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan pertaining to tug boats imported by the respondent company. The case pertains to levy of taxes on three tugs imported by the respondent. The customs demanded payment of… Continue reading