LAHORE ( STAFF REPORT ) The challenges of digitization and the Covid-19 pandemic have introduced unprecedented external pressures on what governments can tax, and how much revenue they need to raise from doing so, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) in its latest report. As policy makers tryRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) JazzCash has collaborated with National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) to provide fee collection service to Bureau of Emigration & Overseas Employment. From now onwards, all Pakistani citizens pursuing overseas employment can pay the application fee through the JazzCash Mobile Account or any of the nationwide JazzCash retailers.Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( ABRAR MUSTAFA ) The  Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of grave complaint by the public that an unreasonable and high amount of tax/other charges are being deducted from the topping up  of the balance through easy load and calling cards (besides taxingRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) Discussing the taxation structure of the Telecommunications and ICT industries, the Chairman Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) – Syed Ismail Shah along with the Member HRD, Ministry of Information Technology, Government of Pakistan – Mr. Tahir Mushtaq expressed agreement with the comment of Ms. Jehan Ara,Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( MEDIA ) The government has introduced procedural amendments in tax laws through the Finance Bill 2014 to improve tax compliance. Official documents show the government has exempted from income tax the receipt of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority’s (PTA) income regarding the sale of spectrum licences. The News reported. An amendmentRead More →