Circular No. 230/64/96-Central Excise -
Circular No. 230/64/96-CX The procedural restriction envisaged in sub-rule (2) and 2(A) of rule 224, read with sub-rule (2) or rule 173G of the Central Excise Rules, 1944, regarding removal of excusable goods after 6 P.M. on the day preceding the Budget Day and also no the Budget Day, should be strictly enforced on all assessees, includi...
Circular No. 38/96-Custom Duty -
Under para 88 of the EXIM Policy read with the various relevant customs exemption notification (Nos. 177/ 94, 3/88, 277/90 and 144 /93) MMTC / SSI / STC / HHEC are authorised to import gold and sell/ lend the same to actual users in the various EPZs or to exporters in the EOU / DTA sector, with an export obligation imposed thereon. Curren...
Circular No. 229/63/96-Central Excise -
Circular No. 229/63/96-CX I am directed to draw your attention to new Rule 13(1)(a) of Central Excise Rules,1944 effected by Notification No. 40/94 dated 22.9.94. A doubt has been expressed whether erstwhile facility which was provided to the industry by the Board by clarification through letter F.No. 209/41/88-CX. 6 dated 6.3.89, (i.e. ...
Circular No. 228/62/96-Central Excises -
Circular No. 228/62/96-CX A doubt has arisen on account of conflicting views taken by various Hon"ble High Court and CEGAT on the issue whether a Demand -Cum-Show-Cause-Notice under Section 11A of Central Excises & Salt Act, 1944 is required to be issued once assessment of RT - 12 is finalised and the Superintendent of Central Excise ind...
Circular No. 227/61/96-Central Excise -
Circular No. 227/61/96-CX In DAP No. 128/94, the audit has contended that aluminium and steel grills used in air conditioners are classifiable under Heading 84.15. A doubt has been raised whether these grills are classifiable as an article of aluminium and steel under Chapter 76 and 72 or as part of air conditioner under Chapter 84....
Circular No. 226/60/96-Central Excise -
Circular No. 226/60/96-CX The Board has been informed that in cases in which citric acid i.e. preservative is not added in the preparation of sugar solution, the parties are contending that the solution does not have any shelf life and not marketable....
Circular No. 37/96-Custom Duty -
I am directed to say that doubts have been raised in the context of an audit para regarding classification of (i) movable gears such as lifting and handling machinery, anchors, navigational equipment's, machine tools, fire fighting equipment (ii) bankers, such fuel oil, engine oil and (iii) ship stores, such as spare parts, food stuffs, a...
Circular No. 225/59/96-Central Excise -
Circular No. 225/59/96-CX I am directed to invite your kind attention to Circular No. 23/89 F.No. 139/7/88-CX.4) dated 28th July, 1989 wherein it was clarified that castings as they emerge from the mould or after fettling etc. would be appropriately regarded as semi-finished articles if having the essential character of the finished mach...