Annual Token Tax Rates for Private Vehicles TY 2025

A Quick Guide for (Filers vs. Non-Filers)

Owning a car in Pakistan comes with annual token taxes, but the amount you pay depends on your car’s engine capacity and your tax filing status. This article provides a clear breakdown of the current token tax rates 2025 for private motor vehicles, highlighting the difference between filers and non-filers.

Who is a Filer and Non-Filer?

  • Filer: An individual who has registered with the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and submits their tax returns regularly.
  • Non-Filer: An individual who hasn’t registered with the FBR or hasn’t submitted tax returns.

Token Tax Rates (PKR):

Advance tax on Private Motor Vehicle Engine Capacity (cc)Filer




Up to 10008001,600
1001 to 11991,5003,000
1200 to 12991,7503,500
1300 to 14992,5005,000
1500 to 15993,7507,500
1600 to 19994,5009,000
2000 & Above10,00020,000


Advance tax on Passenger Transport
Vehicle Seating Capacity
Non-Air Conditioned


Air Conditioned


4 or more persons but less than 10 persons5001,000
10 or more persons but less than 20 persons1,5002,000
20 persons or more2,5004,000

Key Takeaways:

  • Filing your taxes benefits you! Filers generally pay significantly lower token taxes compared to non-filers.
  • The difference in tax rates can be substantial, especially for higher engine capacities.
  • Timely filing of tax returns can save you money on your annual token tax.


  • These are the base token tax rates. Additional taxes or fees may apply depending on your vehicle’s registration location and purpose.
  • It’s recommended to consult the relevant provincial excise and taxation department for the most up-to-date information specific to your region.

Considering buying a car? Factor in the token tax when calculating the total ownership cost. Are you a non-filer? Consider filing your taxes to potentially enjoy lower token tax rates in the future.

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