FBR advises customer to pay sales tax only to registered suppliers

Federal Board of Revenue has clarified that sales tax can only be recovered from the customer if the supplier is registered for sales tax purposes and reflects the Sales Tax Registration Number on the invoice issued to the customer.

In a statemeht today, the FBR further advised the customers to ask for invoices/receipts having Sales Tax Number on the receipts on purchase of goods and services.

It said in other cases, the supplier is not entitled to recover sales tax from the customers.

Source: Radio Pakistan