She via her counsel moved the enchantment assailing an LHC single bench’s verdict concerning earnings assist levy, citing the FBR and different related officers as respondents.
The appellant states that she has been served a discover by the FBR for restoration of Rs657,000 earnings assist levy although she had paid all taxes and requested the court docket to declare it unlawful.
Final 12 months in Could, the LHC had disposed of a petition filed by the PML-N vp towards the Federal Board of Income’s (FBR) discover for restoration of earnings assist levy. Justice Abid Aziz Sheikh directed her to file an enchantment difficult a single bench’s verdict on this regard.
Maryam’s lawyer had contended earlier than the court docket that the restoration of earnings assist levy is a violation of the nation’s Structure because the Inland Income division lacked authority to impose and get well a tax within the identify of social safety after the passage of the 18th Constitutional Modification.
The counsel mentioned his consumer had been requested to pay earnings assist levy on her property price greater than Rs317 million and demanded that the impugned discover be declared unlawful and illegal.