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NAB won’t interfere in matters of tax, bank default from today: Justice (...

10 October, 2019 12:20 pm 12:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has announced that the bureau will not interfere in the matters of tax and bank default from today. Addressing a press conference on Sunday, he said that all cases pertaining to tax and bank default would be handed over to the Federal … Read More


Govt revises CNIC condition for traders to pay tax

10 October, 2019 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – After meetings of traders with Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the government has revised the condition of computerized national identity card (CNIC) for traders to pay tax. According to a notification issued by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), the provision of a … Read More


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No supplementary grant approved during two months: Firdous

09 September, 2019 2:53 pm 2:53 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan said that no supplementary grant was approved during the two months. In a series of tweets on Monday, the government has reduced its expenditures. “No supplementary grant was approved during the two months, and the government saved 246 billion … Read More


ECC, approves, amendments, exemptions, tax, Gwadar Free Zone

ECC approves amendments, exemptions in tax for Gwadar Free Zone

08 August, 2019 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC), on a summary submitted by the Ministry of Maritime Affairs, approved a proposal regarding necessary amendments and exemptions in Income Tax Ordinance, Sales Tax Act and Custom Act for the Gwadar Port and Gwadar Free Zone. The decisions were taken at a meeting of the ECC … Read More


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US to probe French plan to tax tech companies

07 July, 2019 11:34 am 11:34 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France’s planned tax on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the United States imposing new tariffs or other trade restrictions. “The United States is very concerned that the digital services tax which is expected to pass the French Senate tomorrow … Read More


Shabbar Zaidi, Faisalabad, tax

FBR chief claims no new tax in budget, gives challenge to identify if any

07 July, 2019 3:18 pm 3:18 pm

FAISALABAD (92 News) –Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) chairman Syed Shabbar Zaidi Monday said that no new tax had been imposed in the federal budget 2019. He gave a challenge to anyone to identify if there was any new tax in the budget. Sales tax registration for traders and others had been automated, Zaidi informed … Read More


Tax, declaration, scheme, extended, four, days, Faisal, Vawda

Tax declaration scheme being extended by four days, says Faisal Vawda

06 June, 2019 5:40 pm 5:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda has said that the tax declaration scheme is being extended by four days. The tax declaration scheme is being extended by four/4 days and the clause of depositing the declared money in the bank accounts is no longer the part of this scheme. You … Read More


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Tax cuts planned by Johnson carry hefty price tag: think tank

06 June, 2019 9:15 am 9:15 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Tax cuts planned by Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to become Britain’s next prime minister, could cost as much as 20 billion pounds a year, according to calculations from the Institute for Fiscal Studies think tank. Johnson, who is vying for the votes of Conservative Party members in a run-off against foreign … Read More


Ex-IGP Punjab, Mushtaq, Sukhera, removed, federal, tax, ombudsman

Ex-IGP Punjab Mushtaq Sukhera removed as federal tax ombudsman

06 June, 2019 9:44 pm 9:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal government has removed former IGP Punjab Muhstaq Sukhera as federal tax ombudsman. He has been removed as four inquiries, including police uniform and out of merit promotion, are underway against him. The notification of Sukhera’s removal was issued by the Minister for Law and Justice after approval from President … Read More


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French yellow vest protesters clash with police but numbers wane

05 May, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Yellow vest protesters clashed with riot police in Paris and the northern city of Amiens as the French anti-government movement waned on its 28th straight weekend. Police in Amiens, hometown of President Emmanuel Macron, fired teargas at about 1,200 demonstrators after a group pelted stones at police, attacked local bank branches and … Read More


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Tax amnesty scheme can be availed till June 30: Hafeez Shaikh

05 May, 2019 8:15 pm 8:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that the tax amnesty scheme can be availed till June 30. Addressing a press conference on Tuesday, he said that local and foreign hidden assets can be disclosed after paying four percent interest. “An interest of six percent will … Read More


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IMF emphasizes to impose tax on agriculture

05 May, 2019 12:06 pm 12:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has demanded the more strict conditions for the bailout package as the IMF emphasized to impose tax on agriculture. According to the sources, the IMF also did not accept the finance team of Pakistan and expressed Adviser to Prime Minister Shaikh Abdul Hafeez negative views about … Read More


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‘Yellow vest’ numbers down in 20th week of French protests

03 March, 2019 9:33 am 9:33 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Thousands of demonstrators marched in cities around France for a 20th weekend of “yellow vest” protests, but numbers were lower and clashes with police sporadic. Outbreaks of vandalism and confrontations with police led to more than 100 arrests on the margins of otherwise peaceful demonstrations in Paris, Avignon, Toulouse and Bordeaux – … Read More


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‘Yellow Vests’ march in Paris as troops join police to prevent ...

03 March, 2019 8:59 pm 8:59 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – French “yellow vest” demonstrators began their 19th consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s government on Saturday as military units were deployed to help police clamp down on any trouble. Protesters were banned from gathering on the Champs Elysees in Paris after shops and businesses on the avenue were looted and … Read More


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Mini budget: Import duty for print media, withholding tax for filers waived...

01 January, 2019 8:16 pm 8:16 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) –The federal government on Wednesday waived off import duty on print media and withholding tax for the filers. Finance Minister Asad Umar presented the Finance Supplementary Second Amendment bill 2019 in the National Assembly on Wednesday. Umar said that this was not a mini budget being presented but rather a set of … Read More