"06 January 2017" Archive

Migration of existing Excise / Service Tax Assessees to GST

F.No.IV(33)16/2016 –Systems (06/01/2017)

Every Central Excise / Service Tax assessec having a valid PAN shall be granted registration under GST regime on a provisional basis. For such assessees, GSTN shall generate provisional IDs and communicate the same to the assessees through CBEC for migration to the GST regime. ...

Read More

DRI busts Hawala racket, seizes foreign currencies of Rs. One Crore

Delhi Zonal Unit of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) busts Hawala racket, seizes foreign currencies worth Rs. One Crore at IGI Airport....

Read More

Balance Sheet of the Demonetization

Now as the deadline of 50 days is over, through this new write up, an effort has been made to highlight the gains and losses(both monetary and non monetary) on the so called surgical strike of Government on black money, as well as reasons of not getting desired results & some suggestions to take some effective steps if Govt is indeed ser...

Read More

Merger and Amalgamation Under Companies Act, 2013

Companies Act, 2013 has seen the light of day and replaced the 1956 Act with some sweeping changes including those in relation to mergers and acquisitions (M&A)....

Read More

Returns under Revised Model Draft GST Law

The contents of this article are solely for information and knowledge and does not constitute any professional advice or recommendation. Author does not accept any liability for any loss or damage of any kind arising out of this information set out in the article and any action taken based thereon....

Read More

Transitional Provisions under Revised Model GST Law- Part-XII

197. Transitional provisions for availing Cenvat credit in certain cases - This provision has been added to as to provide for treatment of such cenvat which was reversed before the appointed day due to non-payment of consideration within a period of 3 months....

Read More

Ordinance Raj? Not Any More

Apex Judiciary has given a new year gift by pronouncing 2 important judgments, both by constitution bench of 7 members dated January 2, 2017. 1. Re-promulgation of ordinances is invalid and is fraud on constitution 2. A candidate can-not ask for votes in the name of religion, language, caste etc....

Read More

Recognition and measurement of intangible assets

Definition of an intangible assets- As asset is identifiable if it either is separable or arises from contractual or other legal rights. For eg: A company takes access rights of operating a page on any website which is customized as per the requirements of the Company...

Read More

Purchase & sale of property by NRIs & repatriation of sale proceeds

It is not that complicated for Non-Resident Indians to buy or sell immovable property in India and remittance of sale proceeds, but there are certain rules and regulations to be followed during such transactions. The Reserve Bank of India governs them and they fall under the purview of the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA)....

Read More

Clarification on GST enrolment of Existing MVAT Dealers in Maharashtra

Trade Circular No. 2T of 2017 (06/01/2017)

In case of few dealers, in the Maharashtra Sales Tax Department's registration database, PAN is either invalid or Blank or have more than one TINs are generated on a single PAN. ...

Read More