ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar on Wednesday presented mini-budget in the National Assembly jacking up tax on import of high-end user mobile phone sets.

According to details, the Cellular mobile phones or satellite phones to be charged on the basis of import value per set, or equivalent value in rupees in case of supply by the manufacturer.

If a mobile phones value is more than $500 then there will be Rs.10,300 tax. For value of $350 to $500 phones, Rs.6,000 tax will be applied. On mobile phones valued from $200 to $350, the tax amount will be Rs.1,930.

Mobile Phone Price Range Tax on Import in Pkr
$500 or more 10,300/-
$350 to $500 6,000/-
$200 to $350 1,930/-
$100 to $200 1,870/-
$30 to $100 1,430/-