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 effective from August 1, 2018:

  • ✔ 2 Mbps Unlimited price revision effective from 1st August, 2018 Rs. 1,625
  • ✔ 4 Mbps Unlimited price revision effective from 1st August, 2018 Rs. 1,850
  • ✔ 5 Mbps Unlimited price revision effective from 1st August, 2018 Rs. 2,100

Following changes will be effective from Jul 1, 2018:

  • ✔ 50 Mbps and 100 Mbps price revision effective from 1st July, 2018. 50 Mbps price revised to Rs. 5,000 and 100 Mbps price revised to Rs. 6,500.
  • ✔ 2 Mbps Starter price revision effective from 1st July, 2018. to Rs. 875 & 25 GB quota.
  • ✔ 4 Mbps Starter to be expired from system effective from 1st July, 2018.
  • ✔ 5 Mbps Starter to be available in system effective from 1st July, 2018.
  • ✔ 6 Mbps Unlimited to be available in system effective from 1st July, 2018.

Following changes will be effective from June 1, 2018:

  • ✔ The charges for Utalk Offer will be revised to Rs. 199/month effective from 1st June, 2018
  • ✔ The charges for on-net calls will be revised to Rs. 1.3/min, effective from 1st June, 2018
  • ✔ International zone 1 calling rate will be revised to Rs 0.60/10 seconds effective from 1st June, 2018
  • ✔ Single Play Customers Line Rent  will be revised to Rs. 249/month effective from 1st June, 2018

Following changes will be effective from Apr 1, 2018:

  • ✔ Static Ip bundle 1 price will be revised to Rs. 350 effective from 1st April,2018
  • ✔ 8 mbps and above packages will discontinue from 1st April, 2018. Only 1 Mbps, 2 Mbps, 4 Mbps, 10 Mbps, 20 Mbps, 50 Mbps and 100 Mbps will be available for subscription
  • ✔ 50 Mbps and 100 Mbps price revision effective from 1st April, 2018. 50 Mbps price revised to Rs. 4,500 and 100 Mbps price revised to Rs. 5,500