Pakistan: Expanded sales tax on services (Balochistan)

Subject to sales tax at a rate of 15%

The tax measures provide an expanded list of taxable services.

Tax measures in the Finance Bill 2021, as presented to the Balochistan Provincial Assembly in June 2021, generally have an effective date of 1 July 2021. Balochistan (located in the southwestern region of the country) is the largest of the four provinces of Pakistan.

The tax measures provide an expanded list of taxable services (subject to sales tax at a rate of 15%) including online marketplace activities, online transportation aggregator activities, ship or vessel-related activities, construction site preparation, waste collection, storage services, and leases of movable property.
 

Read a July 2021 report [PDF 1.4 MB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Pakistan

 

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