Government of Pakistan, National Accountability Bureau has issued Notification on 07-02-2019 in connection with Pay and Allowances NAB’s Employees-Grant of Utility / Fuel Allowance 25% of Running Basic Pay. Detail is as under:
Grant of Utility / Fuel Allowance 25% of Running Basic Pay
I am directed to convey sanction of the President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan as contained vide President Secretariat U.O No. 5(25)/NAB/Dir (Coord-V)/2019 dated 31.01.2019 to the grant of “Utility / Fuel Allowance” equivalent to 25% of the running Basic Pay to the employees of NAB w.e.f. 1st February, 2019.
2. The “Utility / Fuel Allowance”.
i. Will be admissible during leave and entre period of LRP except during extraordinary leave.
ii. Will not be admissible to the employees during their tenure of posting / deputation aboard.
iii. Will be admissible to the employees on their repatriation from posting / deputation abroad at the prescribed rates mentioned in Para 1 above.
iv. Will be treated as part of emolument for the purpose of income tax.
v. Will not be treated as part of emolument for the purpose of calculation of pension / commute gratuity and recovery of house rent.
3. The expenditure will be met from within the sanctioned budget grant of NAB.
Special thanks to Mr. Zahid Khan for sending the copy of the Notification of Pay and Allowances NAB’s Employees-Grant of Utility / Fuel Allowance 25% of Running Basic Pay.