Vehicle Token Tax Payment by using UPaisa is leveraging its innovative digital financial ecosystem to facilitate hassle-free payments to government departments that earlier took lots of time and effort. The only Pakistani mobile financial service that enables users to make direct payments either through its app, to hundreds of organizations, including government departments or use USSD as per their convenience.
UPaisa users experience unprecedented ease and access in excise payment and taxes, besides making payments to FBR, Punjab Revenue Authority and a host of other government departments in Islamabad, Punjab and Sindh. The digitization of the crucial service will bring tremendous ease and access to users, especially across regions lacking access to proper banking services.
The best time for availing the service is NOW because UPaisa is offering 1000MBs free for 3 days on payments through the UPaisa app or USSD. Here is how you can make government payments through UPaisa app or USSD.
UPaisa users can generate the voucher number from Punjab’s government’s payment gateway ‘e-Pay Punjab’, which can be downloaded from Google Play Store. Follow the simple steps below to complete your payment.
On ‘e-Pay Punjab’ app home screen, choose ‘Excise & Taxation Department’ for token tax and ‘Punjab Police’ for traffic challan payment
Enter your vehicle details
The app will fetch details of your vehicle and the due amount
Proceed to pay through ‘1-Bill’ which will generate the voucher number
Copy the voucher number and open your UPaisa app
On your UPaisa app, tap ‘Payments’ and again tap on ‘”Epay”
Here choose ‘Voucher payment’ and type or paste the PSID copied from ‘e-Pay Punjab’
The app will fetch all the relevant details
Cross check the information and proceed to complete the transaction
The service can also be availed through USSD:
Dial *786# from your phone
Choose ‘Pay Bills’ and ‘Utility Bill Payment’ subsequently
Next, choose ‘More’ and then ‘Government Payment’ to reach ‘e-Pay Punjab’
UPaisa users may also pay their motor vehicle registration fee, vehicle transfer fee, property tax and a number of other government dues by choosing the relevant service in the e-Pay application, generating voucher number and entering it in the UPaisa app.
Payments to FBR/ Punjab Revenue Authority (PRA)
Similarly, both UPaisa app and USSD users can make convenient payments to the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Punjab Revenue Authority (PRA), SECP and other billers. They can also pay the DIRBS tax to FBR on imported mobile phones through the same channel.
For making payments to FBR or PRA, users will have to generate the reference number/ voucher number from their respective portals against the required services
Open the UPaisa app, once you have the voucher number (PSID)
Go to ‘Payments’ and choose ‘Government Fee’
Choose ‘FBR’ or ‘PRA’ as per your home province
Enter the voucher number and your phone number to have the app fetch your details
Cross check the details and make the transaction
USSD users will need to follow the steps below:
Dial *786# from your phone
Choose ‘Pay bills’ and then ‘Utility Bill Payments’
Select ‘More’ from the subsequent menu and then choose ‘Government Payments’
Here select ‘FBR’, ‘ePay Punjab’ or any other department and add your ‘Voucher number/PSID’ to receive your details
Check data accuracy and proceed to make the payment
Excise and Taxation Payments in Sindh
UPaisa is bringing the unparalleled ease of making digital government payments to the people of Sindh as well. To avail the facility:
The payments will be made from UPaisa accounts of the users, which can be created from the UPaisa app or via USSD. Users can make cash deposits in their accounts through their nearest UPaisa agent or directly from other banks using Interbank Funds Transfer (IBFT), which is totally free of cost. Apart from the government departments, UPaisa features a host of billers from various sectors including utility services, m-Tag education, health and more to usher in unparalleled enablement to the users.
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