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Owners of 5-marla houses served notices to pay revised property tax

The owners of five-marla houses have been served notices by the Excise and Taxation Department, Rawalpindi, to clear their revised taxes otherwise their houses would be locked.

Talking to β€˜The News,’ the owners of five-marla houses and commercial properties said that they have cleared their taxes but they were still getting notices from the Excise and Taxation Office with increased amount of tax.

On the other hand, sources in the Excise and Taxation Office claimed that the Punjab government has increased property taxes on residential and commercial houses with different ratios. The provincial government is charging Rs1.20 against 20 paisas per square yard on houses, they claimed.
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