Lahore: The Punjab Excise, Taxation, and Narcotics Control Department (ETNCD) has offered taxpayers a 10% discount on property tax payments made using e-Pay, an advertisement in leading newspapers announced. The discount will be applicable to all property tax payments made before the deadline of September 30.
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The ETNCD has asked citizens to take advantage of this excellent chance and pay their dues before the September 30 deadline. In this regard, the department announced the establishment of a separate helpline to settle property tax issues.
Furthermore, the advertisement announced that the department has sent PT-10 forms to all property owners at their registered addresses. Those who have not received their challan form may proceed as follows to obtain their PT-10 Form:
- PT-10 forms can be obtained from the nearest Excise and Taxation office
- The said form can also be downloaded by visiting https://excise.punjab.gov.pk/services and clicking on ‘System for Online Verification of PT10 Challan’
- Put your CNIC number and Property Tax Number (PTN) from the previously paid challan (PT-10 form)
- Click on the search button to verify and obtain your property tax challan
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It is worth noting that ETNCD has made several adjustments to its tax laws in order to improve property tax collection, including lowering the transfer charge from 2% to 1% for filers.