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Notification No. 31/2016-Central Excise Dated: 24.08.2016

Notification No. 31/2016-Central Excise (24/08/2016)

the Central Government being satisfied, that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby makes the following further amendments in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) No. 22/2003- Central Excise dated the 31st March, 2003...

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Exports – Not so zero rated?

How often do we hear exports are zero rated, like whenever an assessee think of doing an export transaction, he perceives it to be duty free, tax free and cess free (pun). Zero rated situs means no tax on inputs and no tax on output. What zero rated miss is tax freeness on intermediate....

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Notification No. 43/2016-Central Excise (N.T.) Dated 18.08.2016

Notification No. 43/2016-Central Excise (N.T.) (18/08/2016)

All Principal Commissioners who have been given additional charge of a Chief Commissioner vide Office Orders of the Central Board of Excise and Customs No. 79/2016 dated the 14th July, 2016 and 86/2016 dated the 26th July, 2016 respectively....

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CBDT notifies date of applicability of Excise Returns for Jewellery Manufacturers

Notification No. 42/2016-Central Excise (N.T.) (11/08/2016)

Specification of 17th August, 2016 as the date on which clause (v) of rule 5 and rule 6 of Central Excise (Amendment) Rules, 2016 notified by Notificaton No. 8/2016- Central Excise (NT) dated 1st March, 2016, shall come into force...

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Reg. facility to avail of CENVAT credit of duty paid on molasses

Notification No. 41/2016-Central Excise (N.T.) (10/08/2016)

Seeks to amend CENVAT Credit Rules, 2004 so as to withdraw the facility to avail of CENVAT credit of duty paid on molasses generated in the sugar season 2015-16 (i.e. 1st October, 2015 to 30th September 2016) which is used for producing ethanol for supply to public sector OMCs for blending with petrol by omitting rule 6 (6) (ix) of the CE...

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Reg. excise duty exemption on ethanol produced from molasses

Notification No. 30/2016-Central Excise (10/08/2016)

Seeks to further amend notification No.12/2012-Central Excise, dated 17.03.2012 so as to withdraw the excise duty exemption on ethanol produced from molasses generated in the sugar season 2015-16 (i.e. 1st October, 2015 to 30th September 2016), for supply to the public sector OMCs for blending with petrol....

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Direct / Indirect Tax Collections up to July, 2016

Indirect Tax Collections up to July, 2016 indicate net revenue collections of Rs.2,71,719 crore as compared to Rs.209217 crore in the corresponding period last year and thereby registering an increase of 29.9% over the corresponding period; 34.9% of the Budget Estimates of indirect taxes for FY 2016-17 achieved till July 2016. ...

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Download ICAI Technical Guide to CENVAT Credit

Introduction of CENVAT credit rules across goods and services in the year 2004 was one of the major steps in indirect taxes reform process. Since then these rules have undergone significant changes as the Government has addressed issues and difficulties faced by tax payers and also taken steps to reduce cascading of taxes. Union Budget [&...

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Summary of Performance Audit on Cenvat credit scheme.

We observed instances of non-submission of various prescribed returns by the assessees. Non-submission of returns would hinder the department’s ability to verify the duty paid by assessees, correctness of valuation, availing of Cenvat credit, ...

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Corrigendum to Excise Notification No. 26/2016-CE, dated 26.07.2016

G.S.R. 749(E) (29/07/2016)

G.S.R. 749(E).—In the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 26/2016-CE, dated the 26th July, 2016 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 728 (E), dated the 26th July, 2016, in column (3), the entry, namely,—...

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In today’s economic scenario the significance of taxes has increased and it now not limited to being a financial aid for the Governments. The Union or the Central Government imposes several taxes together with their state governments. Some of the taxes are also levied by local Municipalities as well. Excise Duty comes under the taxes which are levied by the Central Government as per the provisions laid out in the Excise Duty Act, Excise Duty Rules and Excise Duty notifications formulated by the Government.

Excise duty is an indirect tax which is levied on goods manufactured in India and are intended for home consumption. Manufacturing of the goods is the taxable event and the excise duty liability arises as and when the goods are produced. Excise duty is a tax on manufacturing that is payable by a manufacturer of goods, who passes the incidence on to their customers. The CBEC (Central Board of Excise and Customs) is the governing authority and it functions under Union Ministry of Finance’s Department of Revenue. Under the power conferred by the Central Excise Act, 1944, the Central Government levies taxes on production or manufacturing of goods. The excise tax rates are stated under the Central Excise Tariff Act, 1985.

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