Taxes in Budget 2017-18

  • Rate of FED on telecommunication services provided in Federal Area has been reduced from to 18.5% to17%.
  • Internet and VPN services provided in Punjab are made liable to sales tax at rate of 19.5% with exception of student package of Rs. 1,500 per month.
  • Collection of advance tax on mobile and internet bill has been reduced from 14% to 12.5%.
  • Sale of goods/equipment are subject to sales tax at rate of 16%.
Tax TypeService TypePunjabSindhKPKBalochistanFederal
Advance Tax / Withholding TaxInternet12.5%12.5%12.5%12.5%12.5%
Voice10%10%10%10%10%
FED / General Sales TaxInternet19.5%19.5%19.5%19.5%
Voice19.5%19.5%19.5%19.5%17%
Cable TV16%13%15%16%
wateenTaxes in Budget 2017-18