FBR clarify exemption on local supply of goods for flood-relief

Around 88,317 tax cases involving Rs2.611 trillion pending with courts

ISLAMABAD, Sep 07 (APP): The Federal Board of Revenue(FBR) on Wednesday issued clarification regarding exemption on local supply of goods for flood-relief operations.

FBR has been receiving a number of queries regarding the exemption available to local supply of goods needed for flood relief operations.

FBR has now clarified that the total supply of flood-related goods both imported and locally supplied/sold is exempt from the whole of Sales Tax if the same supply is certified by NDMA or PDMA.

Furthermore, this exemption is available for a period of 90 days w.e.f 30.08.2022 as per SRO 1636(1)2022, issued by FBR on 30.08.2022.