Action ordered against professional tax defaulters in Sindh.


KARACHI -- The Department of Excise and Taxation Sindh has decided to take action against those who do not pay professional tax, and in this regard, the department has asked the businessmen to deposit their professional tax by December 31; otherwise, action will be taken against them as per law. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Minister for Excise and Taxation Mukesh Kumar Chawla. The meeting was also attended by Secretary Excise and Taxation Abdul Haleem Sheikh, Director General Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui and other officers. Briefing the meeting, Director General Excise and Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui said that the excise department Sindh gave businessmen a computerized tax invoice on a yearly basis and these businessmen could register their businesses on and through a simple procedure. He further informed that these numbers...

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