Terms and Taxes

Federal Excise Duty (FED)/ Sales Tax on Services & Equipment (in effect since July 1, 2017):

Services

ICT, FATA & AJK

Punjab

Sindh

KPK

Baluchistan

Landline - Charges

17%

19.50%

19.50%

19.50%

19.50%

DSL/Internet/EVO/Data Charges*

0.00%

19.50%**

19.50%*

19.50%

19.50%

Smart TV - Charges

16.00%

16.00%

10.00%

10.00%

15.00%

Equipment / CPE - Charges

17.00%

17.00%

17.00%

17.00%

17.00%

*In Sindh Tax will be charged if all charges for Internet/Data exceed Rs. 2,500/- or speed exceeds 4Mbps.

** In Punjab Tax will be exempted if monthly charges for student packages do not exceed Rs. 1,500/-

Advance Income Tax (All Regions) / Withholding Tax (in effect since July 1, 2017):

 Internet/DSL/EVO /Prepaid Charges

12.5% on the total of charges + Sales Tax

Landline Bill all Charges

10% of the amount exceeding Rs. 1,000/-

Excluding charges for DSL/EVO on which 12.5% is charged above.

 

Following changes will be effective from Feb 1, 2018:

  • ✔ Line rent of landline only connections will be revised to Rs. 249/month
  • ✔256 Kbps package price will be revised to Rs. 499/month
  • ✔512 Kbps package will be revised to Rs. 599/month
  • ✔4 Mbps Unlimited package price will be revised to Rs. 1,825/month
  • ✔Standalone SmartTV (SmartTV without Broadband) charges will be revised from Rs. 499/month to Rs. 549/month for SmartTV in addition to the landline package charges.

 

Following changes will be effective from Jan 1, 2018:

  • ✔ 1 Mbps Unlimited package price will be revised to Rs. 1,399/month
  • ✔ 1 Mbps Starter package is being discontinued and existing subscribers will be shifted to 2 Mbps Starter Package
  • ✔ 2 Mbps Starter package price will be revised to Rs. 825/month
  • ✔ 2 Mbps Unlimited package price will be revised to Rs. 1,599/month
  • ✔ Customer will have the choice to change and select any commercially available package
  • ✔ Freedom Unlimited package for landline only connections will be revised to Rs. 649/month
  • ✔ Line rent of landline only connections will be revised to Rs. 240/month
  • ✔ Freedom Unlimited package will come with Free 50 mobile calling minutes to any other mobile operators instead of free Ufone minutes.