Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued the advertisement of crackdown against cigarettes manufacturer 2021. As per Prime Minister of Pakistan directives, crackdown against persons involved illicit trade of counterfeit and tax evaded cigarettes.
Stop Manufacturing and Transportation of Counterfeit Cigarettes
Confiscation of Counterfeit Cigarettes along with all machinery and allied equipment used for their manufacturing. Any person found selling a cigarette pack below mandated minimum retail price of Rs. 63 per pack will be fined up to Rs. 20,000.
Crackdown has been launched against factories involved in manufacturing of counterfeit and tax evaded cigarettes, their distributors, wholesalers, retailers and persons providing them storage and transportation facilities.