Today, the Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar has announced on this official Twitter account the “Mobile Phone Tax Policy” for foreign visitors. The decision comes after the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) released the details on the import duty of mobile phones.
According to the details, the minister has clarified the policy in 3 consecutive tweets, he said people visiting Pakistan will only be allowed to register one mobile device, the registered device would be duty free.
However, you have to meet the following conditions to be qualified for duty free handset:
- Mobile phones that use roaming network
- The mobile phones will be used in Pakistan for less than a month
- The mobile phones that have been used in Pakistan before December 31
In another tweet Mr. Azhar said the visitors can get their phones registered at the
The Federal Board of Revenue has chalked out new procedures to regularize the unregistered phones in Pakistan and strangle the mobile phone imports. The regulators