Tag Archives: Pakistan Customs

Chinese customs officials due next week to finalize electronic data exchange


KARACHI: Officials of Chinese customs authorities are scheduled to come next week to finalize the launch of electronic data exchange (EDE) with Pakistan Customs.

22 customs officers awarded with major penalty of ‘removal from service’, ‘compulsory retirement’


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Tuesday imposed major penalty, including removal from service and compulsory retirement, upon 22 customs officers after investigation reports found them guilty of inefficiency and misconduct.

Pakistan Customs prepares auction plan to raise revenue, remove port congestion


KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Appraisement – West has finalized plan for early disposal of auctionable goods for maximizing revenue collection during the last two months.

Customs invokes penalty provisions on incomplete GDs


KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has announced to impose penalty for filing Goods Declaration (GD) without relevant documents at the time of clearance.

Customs makes importers’ NTN mandatory on securities


KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has made mandatory the printing National Tax Number of importers on the pay order for security deposit against duty and taxes.

Customs decides penal action against misdeclaration on vehicle import under baggage scheme


KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has tightened monitoring on import of vehicles under baggage scheme for preventing mis-declaration at clearance stage.

FBR issues list of locally manufactured goods where exemption, concessions not to be allowed


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday issued a list of locally manufactured items on which exemption or concessions will not be allowed at import stage.

Customs to observe extended working hours on March 30, 31 for duty-tax collection


KARACHI: All customs collectorates will observe extended working hours on March 30 and 31 for collection of duty and taxes, said a notification issued by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR).

FBR appoints 153 inspectors, intelligence officers in customs department


KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has appointed 153 officials in the Customs Department as inspector and intelligence officers on the recommendations of Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC).

FBR asks Inland Revenue, Pakistan Customs to ensure strict security measures


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has directed all the offices of Inland Revenue and Pakistan Customs to ensure foolproof security measures and take assistance from local law enforcement.