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Income Tax Rates Pakistan 2017-18: Tax Rates for Companies

Taxes are the main source of revenues for the government of modern ages. The government impose taxes in order to collect revenue to run the government, to impose its policies, for fair distribution of wealth, and to administer the government is the best way. Like other countries of the world, Pakistan has also a proper taxation system that is being regulated in the country according to Income Tax Ordinance, 2001, Sales Tax Act, 1990, Federal Excise Act, 2005, Custom Act, 1969, Capital Value Tax levied through Finance Act, 1989 and few others that are mostly in shape of amendments. Federal Government is the only body who is empowered to levy and collect the tax. After that, the constitution gives the …

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Income Tax Pakistan 2017-18: Property Tax Rates

Taxes are the main source of revenues for the government of modern ages. The government imposes taxes to collect revenue to run the government, to impose its policies, for fair distribution of wealth, and to administer the government is the best way. Like other countries of the world, Pakistan also has a proper taxation system that is being regulated in the country according to Income Tax Ordinance, 2001, Sales Tax Act, 1990, Federal Excise Act, 2005, Custom Act, 1969, Capital Value Tax levied through Finance Act, 1989 and few others that are mostly in shape of amendments. Federal Government is the only body which is empowered to levy and collect the tax. After that, the constitution gives the power to …

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Prices of Bakra, Dumba, Cow & Camel for Bakra Eid 2017

Eid al Adha that is otherwise called to be the Sacrifice Feast is the second important event in the history of the Islamic world. It is celebrated every year and considered the holier of the two Muslim holidays. The day is celebrated in remembrance of the Hazrat Ibrahim Alyh Salam as his willingness to sacrifice his son Hazrat Ismail Alyh Salam as an act of submission to Allah’s command. The day falls on the tenth of Dhul al Hajjah according to Islamic Lunar calendar and lasts for four days until the thirteenth day. Eid al Adha is the second is the latter of the two Eid holidays, the former being Eid al Fitr. Qurbani is one of the most important …

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SPS Pay Scale 2017-18: Government Employees New Pay Scales and Allowances

Federal Government has revised the Special Pay Scale (SPS) for the year 2017-18 of the Civil Servant Employees. A major improvement has been made by merging the ADHOC Allowance of 2010 in ongoing pay scale, and then 10% increment has been given in BPS 2017-18. In this way, Federal Government has revised the SPS for the year 2017-18. The President of Pakistan has given the consent and the new SPS will be effective from July 01, 2017. However, employees with get increased salaries from August 01, 2017. Moreover, the annual increment will be added in salary of January 2018 and will be given as per ongoing BPS. Below is the detailed revised SPS 2017-18 of the Civil Servants after merging …

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www.Web.PK Have Changed the Name to Pak.is

We are excited to announce that we have officially changed our name from www.web.pk ™ to Pak.is™. We did this for a many reasons, but mainly because we think the new name better reflects our commitment to professionalism and building quality relationship with our readers. Users will not be impacted by this domain name change and you do not need to take any action due to it. This is simply a domain name change. As part of the name change, we have removed www. prefix , and will be changing the logo in our documents, including our emails and videos. We want to reassure our visitors that while our name have changed, our quality, leadership, passion, and dedication have not. We …

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Pakistan Post Office COD (Cash on Delivery) Service: Charges and Registration

The trend of online shopping is increasing in Pakistan. With the increasing number of demand for online shopping and trading, the numbers of fraudulent are also growing. Now the buyers in Pakistan like to go for shopping with those online retailers offering cash on delivery (COD) service. For the assistance of the online retailers, Pakistan Post Office has launched its COD service to allow the retailers send the goods to the customers and get cash on behalf of the PPO. UMS Cash on Delivery by PPO is a product catering to the needs of all aspirational E-Retailers who want the fast flow of goods to their customers. From simple shipment preparation to seamless last mile deliveries, UMS Cash on Delivery …

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BPS Pay Scale 2017-18: Revised Salaries and Allowances of Civil Servants

Federal Government has revised the Basic Pay Scale for the year 2017-18 of the Civil Servant Employees. A major improvement has been made by merging the ADHOC Allowance of 2010 in ongoing pay scale, and then 10% increment has been given in BPS 2017-18. In this way, Federal Government has revised the BPS for the year 2017-18. The President of Pakistan has given the consent and the new BPS will be effective from July 01, 2017. However, employees with get increased salaries from August 01, 2017. Moreover, the annual increment will be added in salary of January 2018 and will be given as per ongoing BPS. Below is the detailed revised BPS 2017-18 of the Civil Servants after merging the …

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Toll Tax Rates on Motorways and National Highways 2017-18

Toll tax rates for National Highways and Motorways in Pakistan are regulated by the National Highway Authority and Frontier Works Organization. Most of the time NHA issue the toll tax rates for Super Highway, National Highways, Motorways, Kohat Tunnel and IMDCW. However, all kind of toll tax rates are issued by the NHA in consent with FWO. Toll Rates For Super Highway ( M-9 ) Vehicle Type Toll Rate Car/Jeep/Land Cruiser/Pajero  Tractor without Trolley & Equivalent Pak Rupees 30/- Wagon up to 24 Seats/Coaster/Mini Bus Mazda Chasis up to 24 seats and Mini Trucks Pak Rupees 45/- Busses greater than 25 seats Pak Rupees 75/- 2 Axle, 3 Axle Trucks, Tractor with Trolley Pak Rupees 90/- 4/5/6 Axle Trucks (Articulated) …

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Income Tax Card in Pakistan 2017-18: Income Tax Rates for Salaried Persons

Taxes are the main source of revenues for the government of modern ages. The government impose taxes in order to collect revenue to run the government, to impose its policies, for fair distribution of wealth, and to administer the government is the best way. Like other countries of the world, Pakistan has also a proper taxation system that is being regulated in the country according to Income Tax Ordinance, 2001, Sales Tax Act, 1990, Federal Excise Act, 2005, Custom Act, 1969, Capital Value Tax levied through Finance Act, 1989 and few others that are mostly in shape of amendments. Federal Government is the only body who is empowered to levy and collect the tax. After that, the constitution gives the …

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Best Proud to be a Pakistani Quotes and Pictures

Showing respect and love for country is a natural thing. Everyone loves the place where he born. Most of the time a simple quotation and image can double the level of zeal and enthusiasm in the heart. Just check out the quotation of Father of the Nation, Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, “There is no power on earth that can undo Pakistan.” In this article we have collected some powerful quotation and images that will make you feel proud for being a Pakistani. Best Proud to be a Pakistani Quotes “No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you. We are victims of evil customs. It is a crime against …

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Eid al Fitr 2017 Holidays Announced by Government

We all like to have maximum holidays on Eid either it is al-Fitr or al-Adha. The reason behind is that it make us able to plan better for our holidays and spend some time on other points. If vermicelli is the desserts of Eid, then holidays are the real Soghat of this important day. According to sources, Federal entities has approved Eid al-Fitr holidays starting from 29/30 of Ramadan 1438 Hijri years, corresponding to Monday, June 26, with work resuming on Tuesday, June 28, 2017. The work will resume from June 29, Thursday. The Federal Government employees will enjoy five days holiday with two routine holidays of Saturday and Sunday. Federal Ministry of Interior is the prime body into Pakistan to …

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Population of Overseas Pakistanis – Latest Statistics

Pakistan is one of the largest populous countries in the world and also has the record of being one of the most important countries in the world with people living in abroad. The term overseas Pakistanis refer for those Pakistanis who are living outside of Pakistan means in any other country. This term also includes those Pakistani citizens as well who have permanently migrated to another country and also refer to those people born abroad of Pakistani descent. According to Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development, about 7.6 million Pakistanis are living abroad with a massive population living in the Middle East especially Saudi Arabia. In European countries, the United Kingdom is the leading country where most of …

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25 Most Famous Forts and Castles of Pakistan

Once it was the time when fort and castle were regarded as the hallmark of any kingdom and were means of defense. These were fortified against attack. But now there are historical places and tourist attractions only. If talk about Pakistan, then Mughal here had taken a keen interest in architecture that’s why Indo-Pak region is full with historical forts and castles. Pakistan is blessed with many beautiful and natural historical places and then the addition of main made things add beauty to this land. A lot of natural places are there that are worth to visit and explore. Among a lot of beautiful places in Pakistan, there are many historical places built during the era of Mughal Empire in …

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Budget 2017-18: Government to Increase Pay by 10-15%

Federal Budget 2017-18 is in the final stage of formulation, and the government has ensured the new opportunities for the Federal Government employees. Chances for the pay increase up to 10 to 15% are high subject to suitable finalization of terms and conditions with IMF. According to officials at Federal Ministry of Finance, recommendation for increasing salaries and pensions from 10 to 20% are under consideration.  It will take the additional expense of approximately fifty billion rupees. In addition to several new opportunities, the government is going to withdraw the several tax reliefs as per the instructions of the IMF. As per the instructions of IMF, the new taxes of worth PKR 350 billion will be imposed. After the failure …

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Punjab Government Orange Cab Scheme: Eligibility Criteria & Online Registration

After the Yellow Cab Scheme, the Punjab Government is going to take another initiative with the name of Orange Cab Scheme. Just like previous scheme, this scheme is also being launched to accommodate the unemployed youth of the province. With the launch of this new scheme, Punjab Government wants to revive its program Apna Rozgar Scheme that was launched to make the unemployed youth to earn on their own basis rather than waiting for jobs or working for the others. A couple of days before, the CM Punjab Government has announced that the new Orange Cab Scheme will be launched in the running year. ‘”The scheme will provide 100,000 people with a source of income,” he said, adding, “Previously, as …

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1 May Labour Day 2017 in Pakistan: Government Announced Public Holiday

The Federal Government has announced public holiday on 1st May 2017 to celebrate as a Labour Day. Every year this day is celebrated across the world to recognize the achievements and struggles of the workers that are why this day is also called as Workers Day as well. As per the official notification of the Ministry of Interior vide its letter number F.No.2/4/-2017(Public)/Holidays, Monday 1st May 2017 will be celebrated as Labour Day, and there will be a public holiday across the country. Different countries have different days regarding the celebration of Labour Day but in Pakistan, the day is celebrated on the 1st of May. The origin of Labour Day dates back to the movement of Labour Union to …

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20 Best Welfare Organizations and NGOs in Pakistan

Pakistan is a country with a rapidly growing population, most of which lives below the poverty line. Neglect of the lower cadres of the population by consecutive governments in Pakistan gave rise to the need of alternate Organizations addressing the core issues of illiteracy, health problems and many others faced by the ‘have nots.’ Edhi Foundation Edhi Foundation is one of the best social welfare service providers across the world running on non-commercial, non-political, and non-communal basis, serving round-the-clock without any discrimination of color, class, and creed is enjoying exclusive credentials in the shape of awards and shields conferred upon Mr. Abdul Sattar Edhi and Mrs. Bilquis Edhi by governmental and non-governmental organizations on national and international level for rendering …

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Panama Leaks Decision and Reaction Over Social Media

The Honorable Supreme Court is going to announce the historical decision of long-awaited pending Panama Case tomorrow. The decision will be announced right at 2:00 PM tomorrow. Supreme Court has already made it clear that it will be not a short judgment at all rather will be a long, detailed judgment that will be remembered for decades. Countdown has begun, and the Pakistanis have started to express their opinions over the social media platforms. Panama verdict to be released on 4.20. Well played! #Panamagate — Muntaqa Peracha (@muntaqa) April 18, 2017 The decision of Panama case will be 420 for the people of Pakistan. #Panamagate @javeednusrat — Asim Mubeen (@asim_mubeen) April 18, 2017 Anxious about tomorrow’s decision of #PanamaGate Scandal.#Pakistan …

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FBR NTN Registration Process: How to Register for Tax Online?

e-Filing 0r e-Enrollment is a facility provided to the taxpayers by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR)  to file income tax returns/statements through the internet. E-Service is simply a way to serve your documents using internet and taxes online system. It saves time and, quite often, a significant amount of money over traditional methods. What are the benefits of e-file? These are the benefits of e-filing: Convenience: – You can electronically file 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Security: – Your tax return information is encrypted and transmitted over secure lines to ensure confidentiality. Accuracy: – Electronic filed returns have 13 percent fewer errors than paper returns. Proof of Filing: – An acknowledgment is issued when your return …

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TPL Maps Launches Pakistan Street View Maps App

With the aim of launching the first digital mapping solution for Pakistani cities, TPL Maps today has launched the Pakistan street view map feature in its apps for Android smartphones. The mapping service of TPL Maps was launched many times before, and today it has launched street view maps for major Pakistani cities. Currently, the TPL Maps is offering street view maps for three Pakistani cities namely Islamabad, Karachi, and Lahore. This new update is the part of TPL Maps official app for Android smartphones. The iPhone users have to wait for the launch of this new feature. This new system of TPL Maps will make the smartphone users able to virtually view the streets of Islamabad, Lahore, and Karachi. …

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27 Countries Pakistanis Can Travel Without a Visa

Despite the fact that international media is painting the Pakistan a terrorist state to visit, but still many countries are offering to Pakistani passport holders to visit their country without the requirement of a visa at all. Whenever a person plans to visit a vacation abroad, the one thing that comes to mind with some hurdles is visa process. But don’t worry now as there are almost twenty-seven countries in the world where you can travel without the requirement of a prior visa at all. The countries we are going to mention in the upcoming lines will immediately stamp your passport without even asking for a visa. So, grab the passport, take bags and buy tickets for these twenty-seven countries …

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Digital Pakistan Policy 2017: Importance, Key Components & Salient Features

Technology has grabbed an exclusive place in the dynamic world of knowledge and information today. It is also spreading at the fastest rate in Pakistan as well. For past five years, Pakistan has been witnessing continuous growth in the IT sector. The demand for BPO outsourcing, software developers, programmers, app designers, writers, etc. is increasing in the country. At present, there are almost two thousand call centers and IT companies in the country. The number of IT professionals and expertise are even many times higher than the number of companies. The continuous demand and growth in the IT sector compelled the competent authorities to formulate the IT policy. Now Ministry of Information Technology has formulated the Digital Pakistan Policy 2017 …

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Official List Of Websites Banned In Pakistan

Although YouTube got a green signal by Government of Pakistan and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority three years ago still many websites are blocked in Pakistan. We will like to make it clear that we are not talking about adult and pornography sites only. There are hundreds of social, entertainments, music, movies, and foreign news channels sites that are blocked by PTA as per the direction of Government of Pakistan and Ministry of Information and Technology. Here is the list of some websites that we have found are totally banned in Pakistan till date. Some websites contain the URL of Facebook and YouTube because of containing blasphemous and anti-Islam posts and videos respectively. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Everybody-Draw-Mohammed-Day/121369914543425?ref=mf http://www.facebook.com/pages/Everybody-Draw-Mohammed-day-May-20/112498195453416?ref=search&sid=100001050496784.3964918704..1 http://www.drawmuhammadday.com http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7ok4njJXI8 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3sD-1-1sbik http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_TcNWY0E-PA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRxijt8dqEA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGuSK2hVukA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BP_xW29kCU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OMz0aIM2_sM …

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PEMRA Banned Geo News Morning Show Geo Pakistan

It seems PEMRA want to strict the broadcasting conditions very tight in the running year. Since the start of 2017, many shows have been banned for some period, some TV channels even got banned for few days and recently the most popular morning show on Geo News, Geo Pakistan has been banned for five days and Rs. 1 million fines has been imposed as well. According to the press release at this moment issued by the PEMRA, the competent authority banned the morning show because of airing indecent content. The ban is for five days and is for all type of airing of the show either it is repeated telecast, fresh episode or re-broadcasting. PEMRA has imposed a ban of …

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List of Proxies to Open Banned Websites in Pakistan

Although YouTube got a green signal by Government of Pakistan and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority a three years ago still many websites are blocked in Pakistan. We will like to make it clear that we are not talking about adult and pornography sites only. There are hundreds of social, entertainments, music, movies, and foreign news channels sites that are blocked by PTA as per the direction of Government of Pakistan and Ministry of Information and Technology. There are multiple ways to open all type of blocked websites in Pakistan. First of all, there was proxy software then comes the proxy server and online proxy websites that have made it easy for the internet users to get an easy and free access to …

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