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Visa on Arrival for Tourists

Visa on Arrival for Tourists

Visa on Arrival for tourists Tourists from the following 24 Tourist Friendly Countries (TFC) can also enter Pakistan with a Visa on Arrival. Map of the 24 Tourist Friendly Countries Among countries who are part of the Tourist Friendly Countries (TFC) are: Austria, France, Singapore, Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, Spain, Canada, Greece, Malaysia, Sweden, China, Iceland, Netherlands, Thailand, Denmark, Italy, Norway, U.K., Finland, Japan, Portugal, U.S.A. Visa on Arrival will be valid for 30 days and allows multiple entries. Designated Tour…

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Short-term visas in Pakistan

Short-term visas in Pakistan

Short-term visas in Pakistan Visa on Arrival for businessmen in the Business Friendly List Visa on Arrival is another alternative for businessmen from countries in the Business Friendly List. It takes less time to obtain, however, this visa is valid for 30 days only. You can get this visa upon the production of the following documents: Recommendation letter from CC&I of the respective country of the foreigner Invitation letter from Business organization duly recommended by the concerned Trade Organization/Association in…

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Work Visa

Work Visa

Work Visa If you acquired an employment in Pakistan, keep in mind that you also need a work visa. This visa allows its holder to stay in Pakistan for 1 year and take up employment within the country. During this period, you can exit and re-enter the country. Also, you can extend your work visa every year. How to apply for a work visa in Pakistan Your work visa application will be first sent to the Directorate General of Immigration…

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How to apply for a business visa in Pakistan.

How to apply for a business visa in Pakistan.

How to apply for a business visa in Pakistan? When applying for a business visa, the following documents are needed: Recommendation letter from Chamber of Commerce and Industries (CC&I) of the respective country of the foreigner Invitation letter from Business organization duly recommended by the concerned Trade Organization/Association in Pakistan Recommendation letter by Honorary Investment Counselor of BOI/Commercial Attached posted at Missions abroad Furthermore, a business visa in Pakistan requires a corporate sponsor for the holder. Emerhub can help you find a…

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Types of visas in Pakistan

Types of visas in Pakistan

Visa Type Purpose of Your Visit Maximum Length of Stay per Visit Number of Entries Business Visa for 68 countries in the Business Friendly List Business meetings, market research 3 months, valid for 5 years Multiple Business visa for the remaining countries Business meetings, market research 30 days Multiple Work Visa Employment 1 year, extendable Multiple Visa on Arrival for businessmen in the Business Friendly List Official duty or business 30 days Multiple Visa on arrival for Tourists Travel 30…

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What You Need to Know About Visas in Pakistan

What You Need to Know About Visas in Pakistan

Visa to Pakistan. Choosing a visa in Pakistan depends on the purpose of your visit. Whether your aim is to conduct business activities or simply to visit Pakistan, you can choose from different long-term or short-term visas in Pakistan. In this article, we will give you an overview of the main types of visas available in Pakistan and explain what each of them can be used for.

How to report taxes in Pakistan?

How to report taxes in Pakistan?

You need to report your taxes in Pakistan through Tax Returns. Sales taxes and withholding taxes must be reported on a monthly basis. Income tax is reported annually.   Tax reporting can be time-consuming especially in emerging markets like Pakistan. However, to keep your record straight, it is highly recommended to ensure your tax planning and outsource expertise from tax consultants. Emerhub covers services on accounting and tax compliance in Pakistan such as: Tax reporting and compliance Accounting and Bookkeeping Payroll…

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Other taxes for companies in Pakistan.

Other taxes for companies in Pakistan.

Other taxes for companies in Pakistan The following are the major taxes the companies are subject to: Income Tax on Profits Sales Tax on Goods Sales Tax on Services Excise Duty Import Duty Note that a withholding tax can either be an income or sales tax.

Employee benefits in Pakistan

Employee benefits in Pakistan

Employee benefits in Pakistan Pakistan employment laws set several benefits for employees, namely: Type of benefit Paid by the employer Deducted from the employee’s salary Employees Old Age Benefit 5% 1% Social Security 6% 0% GratuityorProvident Fund Based on the length of service and the latest salary 8.33% N/A 8.33% Bonus Paid once a year if the company has been profitable N/A #1 Employees Old-Age Benefits The Employees Old Age Benefit is a retirement plan for the employees paid by the employer…

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Pay-roll taxes in Pakistan

Pay-roll taxes in Pakistan

Personal Income Tax Personal Income Tax rates are progressive in Pakistan, varying based on the annual income of the individual. Personal Income Tax (PIT) rates in Pakistan Annual salary Tax rate Up to Rs. 400,000(3,300 USD) 0% Rs. 400,001 to 800,000(3, 300- 6,600 USD) Flat rate of Rs. 1,000 on the excess amount above Rs, 400,001 Rs. 800,001 to Rs. 1,200,000(6,600- 9,900 USD) Flat rate of Rs. 2,000 on the excess amount above Rs. 800,001 Rs. 1,200,001 to Rs. 2,400,000(9,…

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