"October, 2018" Archive - Page 20

No Service Tax on transportation of effluents under ‘Goods Transport Agency’ Services

ONGC Ltd. Vs Commissioner of Central Excise & Service Tax (CESTAT Chennai)

ONGC Ltd. Vs Commissioner of Central Excise & Service Tax (CESTAT Chennai) Transportation of effluents cannot be treated as transportation of ‚goods‛ and hence there cannot be any service tax liability under ‘Goods Transport Agency’ as defined in Section 65 (150b) of the Finance Act, 1994. This being so, the FULL TEXT OF THE C...

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Commission to non-relatives can’t be Suspected for merely on surmises

Rahul Kheria Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

Rahul Kheria  Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) The commission claimed to have been paid to under section 133(6) to M/s Jessop and Co and we note that the said Jessop replied to the notice. The AO however doubted the reply by Jessop on the ground it was a reputed company so the logo in the letter-head […]...

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Service tax payable on service of foreign institutions availed in getting ECBs

M/s. Paramount Communications Ltd. Vs CCE (CESTAT Delhi)

M/s. Paramount Communications Ltd. Vs CCE (CESTAT Delhi) It is a matter of record that the appellant assessee have availed services of certain foreign based agencies for receiving external foreign commercial borrowings (ECB) from abroad. It is also a matter of fact that during 2006 to 2007, certain payments in the form of commission have ...

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Consultation Paper on Review of Regulatory Framework for Debenture Trustees (DTs)

Objective of consultation paper on Review of Regulatory Framework for Debenture Trustees (DTs) is to seek comments/ views from public on proposals that are intended to strengthen regulatory framework for Debenture Trustees (DTs) as well as empower DTs to effectively discharge their responsibilities towards debenture holders of listed de...

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12 Points To Know For NRIs / To Be NRIs

CA Brijesh Baranwal 1. NRIs whose taxable Indian Income exceeds basic exemption limit or who have earned short-term or long-term capital gains from sale of any investments or assets are liable to file income tax return in India, even if the gains are less than the basic exemption limit. 2. Exception: If taxable income consisted […]...

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Online GST Certification Course by TaxGuru (Limited Seats)

Online GST Certification Course by TaxGuru, GST Professionals and Govt. of India (Ministry of M.S.M.E) (Registration Open) Learn GST in a Practical Way- Join Online GST Certification Course by TaxGuru, Govt. of India (Ministry of M.S.M.E) & GST Professionals – Jan 2019 Batch starting from 20th January 2019. Batch covers detailed...

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Cenvat Credit on Club Membership for business & Life Insurance for Employees eligible

Rohit Surfactant Pvt Ltd Vs CGST, C.C & C.E. (CESTAT Delhi)

Rohit Surfactant Pvt Ltd Vs CGST, C.C & C.E- UJJAIN (CESTAT Delhi) It is seen that the Cenvat Credits have been disallowed by the lower authority, vide the impugned order, by observing that the services fall within the exclusion category specified in Rule 2 (I) (C). This exclusion clause disallows the Cenvat Credit in respect [&hellip...

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IGST Refund when refund scroll generated for a much lesser IGST

Circular No. 40/2018-Customs (24/10/2018)

CBIC has been receiving representations where the refund scroll has been generated for a much lesser IGST amount than what has actually been paid against the exported goods. Broadly, this has happened due to: a Error made by the exporter/CHA in declaring the IGST paid amount in SB or,...

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HC Imposes cost for Abuse of law by filing Multiple Proceedings on same issue

M/s. Vibgyor Texotech Ltd. Vs Board of Directors State of Bank of India (Bombay High Court)

M/s. Vibgyor Texotech Ltd. Vs Board of Directors State of Bank of India (Bombay High Court) Indisputedly, order dated 16.3.2017 passed by the District Magistrate under Section 14 has attained the finality and has been executed. The Petitioner herein has not challenged the order dated 16.3.2017 either by filing an application under Section...

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Filing Income Tax Returns In India- for Residents and NRIs

Under the provisions of Indian Income Tax Laws, if the income of a person exceeds the basic exemption limit, filing of Income Tax Return (ITR) is required. However, In those cases where a person have an asset or financial interest in an entity located outside India or he/she is signing authority in a foreign bank account, then filing of I...

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