The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has now decided to withdraw the baggage facility under which international travelers were allowed to bring one imported phone without paying tax on it.
This office will be stopped from 1st July 2019. Hamid Atiq Sarver, an individual from Inland Revenue Policy had educated the Senate Standing Committee that 80% of telephones sold in the business sectors are imported and an infringement against the things rules.
Remembering that the plan is being misused and not to overlook 45,000 people had gadgets that did not have a place with them enrolled in DIRBS under their names, the FBR has chosen to end the office.
Ghous Mohammad Khan Niazi, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Senator recommended that advance 3% duty is gathered from cell phone supporters and ought to be pulled back in light of the fact that it is ‘foul play to the regular man’.