Has Pakistan entered into Agreement for Avoidance of Double Taxation with other countries?

The Government of Pakistan has so far signed agreements to avoid double taxation with 47 countries including almost all the developed countries of the world and such agreements are being signed with other countries as well. […]

What are the advantages of Patenting in Pakistan?

A person/company acquiring a Patent in pakistan can enjoy many advantages which include: A patentee’s right to the exclusive use of his invention would not be prejudiced by the fact that his invention is made known […]

Banking and Finance in Pakistan

Due to boom in Pakistan’s Banking and financial sector  few years back, litigation has significantly increased due to two reasons. Banks in Pakistan are now operating more stringent policies to improve the recovery of Debts […]

Hotel/Restraunt Registration and Taxation Law in Pakistan

Hotel/Restraunt Registration is mandatory for a food supplier in order to commence business in Pakistan. In Pakistan Law relating to food items which may or may not be served in hotels and restraunts is administered under various […]

Real Estate / Property Registration and Taxation Implications in Pakistan

WHAT IS PROPERTY/REAL ESTATE LAW? Property law is the area of law that governs the various form of ownership in real property (land as distinct from personal or movable possessions) and in personal property, within […]

What is the Process of Trademark Registration in Pakistan?

Following are the Steps for trademark registration in pakistan: Search before filing of Application. Filing of Application. Preliminary Examination. Final order for Publication. Printing in Trademarks Journal. Opposition Procedure. Issuance of Registration Certificate. Renewal of […]

What are the Steps/Process for Company Formation/Incorporation in Pakistan?

The Steps to formation/incorporation of a company in pakistan are as follows; Seek Approval from the concerned ministry if special permission before incorporation/formation of a  company in Pakista is required Seek approval for the availability of the proposed name. […]

What are the types of Businesses a person / company can start in Pakistan?

A person who intends to start/form a business in pakistan can work as any of the following given proper approvals and licenses are acquired by the individual/person : A sole trader A sole service provider A partnership […]