The Budget Brief 2016 contained a review of economic scenario and highlights of Finance Bill 2016 as related to direct and indirect taxes and certain other laws.
This publication includes our comments on the amendments enacted in the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001, Sales Tax Act, 1990, Federal Excise Act, 2005, Customs Act, 1969, Islamabad Capital Territory (Tax on Services) Ordinance, 2001. The provisions of the Finance Act, 2016 are generally applicable from 01 July 2016, unless otherwise specified.
These comments represent our interpretation of the legislation, and we recommend that while considering their application to any particular case, reference be made to the specific wordings of the relevant statutes.
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