Notification of Tax Concession for Teachers 3% tax instead of 10% on Examination Duties and Others has been issued by the Federal Tax Ombudsman Islamabad on 23-08-2022. Further detail of said notification in same is as under;
Tax Concession for Teachers 3% Tax Instead of 10% on Examination Duties
This complaint has been filed u/s 10 (1) of the Federal Tax Ombudsman Ordinance 2000 (TO Ordinance) against the deduction of withholding tax on the payments received against examination duties of colleges and universities @ 10%.
Briefly, the complainant as a senior subject specialist at Quaid Academy Educational Development Sargodha has been filing a return of income for the last 25 years. According to the complainant, the department deducted withholding tax @ 10% on the payment received against examination duties of colleges and universities which is unjustified. Being a Government employee, he pays all the taxes i.e SNGPL, Electricity, Mobile, etc. The complainant prayed to be spared from such unjustified taxes.
The complainant was sent for comments to the Secretary Revenue Division, in terms of Section 10(4) of the FTO Ordinance.