Taxes and Changes

Federal Excise Duty (FED), Sales Tax on Services & Equipment, Advance Income Tax and With Holding Tax (WHT): 

(in effect since July 1, 2019)

Tax Services ICT Punjab Sindh KPK Balochistan AJK
Sales Tax / FED Landline - Charges FED - 17% 19.50% 19.50% 19.50% 19.50% 19.50%
DSL/Internet/EVO/Data - Charges* FED - 17% 19.50%** 19.50% 19.50% 19.50% 19.50%
Data / DPLC FED - 17% 19.50% 19.50% 19.50% 19.50%
Equipment/ Supplies / CPE - Charges 17.00% 17.00% 17.00% 17.00% 17.00% 17.00%
Smart TV - Charges 16.00% 5.00% 10.00% 10.00% 15.00% 16.00%
***WHT / Income Tax PSTN + IPTV (10% of exceeding Rs 1,000/-) (10% of exceeding Rs 1,000/-) (10% of exceeding Rs 1,000/-) (10% of exceeding Rs 1,000/-) (10% of exceeding Rs 1,000/-) (10% of exceeding Rs 1,000/-)
DSL / EVO 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% 12.5%

 

Exemption

Punjab**

1)      Where monthly charges for student package does not exceed Rs 1,500/-

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*** income Tax (WHT) is applicable @ 10% on telephone bill amount exceeding Rs 1,000/- of PSTN subscribers.

*** income Tax (WHT) is applicable @ 12.5% on internet bill (PTCL + Sales Tax).

Price Changes

From 1st August  2020 onwards, charges for Broadband Up to 6 Mbps  will be revised to Rs 1799/month.

From 1st August  2020 onwards, charges for Broadband Up to 8 Mbps  will be revised to Rs 2249/month.

From 1st August  2020 onwards, charges for Broadband Up to 15 Mbps  will be revised to Rs 2749/month.

From 1st August  2020 onwards, charges for Broadband Up to 25 Mbps  will be revised to Rs 3299/month.

From 1st August  2020 onwards, charges for Broadband Up to 50 Mbps  will be revised to Rs 5099/month.

From 1st August  2020 onwards, charges for Broadband Up to 100 Mbps  will be revised to Rs 7599/month.

From 1st March  2020 onwards, charges for line rent will be revised to Rs 280/month.

From 1st December 2019 onwards International calling rates have been revised.

From 1st July  2019 onwards, charges for line rent will be revised to Rs 260/month.