Overseas Pakistanis pays tax on extra mobile now.
After 1 DEC 2018 overseas Pakistanis to pay 20% duty for bringing more than one mobile.
overseas Pakistanis mobile tax is applied on the persons who came from anywhere in the world.This decision taken by the govt of Pakistan.Due to the smuggling of cell phones.
Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar tweet new policy of mobile phone coming from abroad.
Example: If you coming in Pakistan after 01 Dec 2018 you have to allowed only 1 mobile phone.Overseas Pakistanis pay tax on 2nd mobile.If overseas Pakistanis stay in Pakistan for 30 days.They no need to register their mobile phone from PTA.After 30 days they need to register their mobile phone.The worth of your mobile phone is decided by the special counter on the airports.
How to register mobile phone imei number to PTA?
This is very simple to register your mobile phone to PTA.
- Dial *#06# from your mobile phone.
- you will get 15 digit number.
- send these 15 digits to 8484.
- you will get a confirmation message “compliant”.
- Now your mobile is registered on PTA.
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