The consumers in the province of Sindh would have to pay 19.5percent sales tax on internet and broadband services following the removal of the exception.
As per a notification by the Sindh Board of Revenue, the Sindh Sales Tax on Services Act permits for the internet and broadband services to be taxed. Since the year 2011, there was no sales tax applicable to these services.
As per the Sindh Board of Revenue, there was an exception given for sales tax on these services which was ended this year. The 19.5percent sales tax would be applicable from the month of July.
On the other hand, Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme registration has been opened and the registration fee has also been announced. The registration fee has bee set at Rs.250 for the online submission of the application.
The registration fee could be submitted through credit or debit card, mobile phone, Easy Paisa, online facility, and NADRA.