"09 May 2019" Archive

Different Types of Assessment Under GST

Q.What are the different types of Assessment under GST? Ans: Under GST, the term “assessment” means determination of tax liability under this Act and includes self-assessment, re-assessment, provisional assessment, summary assessment and best judgment assessment. Normally, persons having GST registration file GST returns and pay GST...

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Precautions To Be Taken While Filling MSME-1 Form

1. MSME FORM IS REQUIRED TO BE FILLED BY FOLLOWING COMPANIES:- 1. Specified Companies (Furnishing of information about payment to micro and small enterprise suppliers) Order, 2019, all companies, who get supplies of goods or services from micro and small enterprises and whose payments to micro and small enterprise suppliers exceed forty f...

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Checklist for NRIs before Filing Returns in India

With almost 16 million people, the foreign population of India is the largest. Interestingly, the maximum number of these Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) have their own Bank Accounts, they invest good amounts in various sectors, such as Bank Deposits, Shares, House Property. They are free to increase their assets. But at the same time, it bri...

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Matters to be included in auditor’s report under CARO, 2016

CARO 2016 is applicable from FY 2015-16 and the matters specified therein shall be included in each report made by the auditor under Section 143 of the Companies Act, 2013 on the account of every company to which CARO 2016 applies. Section 143 (11) of the Act stipulates that the Central Government may order for […]...

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HC allows filing of GSTR-3B without payment of GST

Octagon Communications Pvt Ltd Vs Union of India (Gujarat High Court)

Petitioner has submitted that there is no condition for making payment of tax as a pre-condition for filing return of Form GSTR-3B. It was submitted that in the absence of any such provision, the on- line system of the respondents which does not allow filing of returns without payment of tax liability admitted as per such returns is contr...

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7 Things In Life That Shouldn’t Need A Second Chance

You live only once and life does not give you a second chance very often. To be truthful, there are a few things in life, which should not require a second chance. Here are a few instances when you have to put your best foot forward and make the first chance count. 1. Your happiness […]...

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Thinks to be kept in mind while filling form DPT-3

1. Form DPT-3 is exempted for Government Companies and NBFC Companies. 2. NIL RETURN IS ALSO COMPULSORY 3. Audit of Financials for FY 2018-19 is not compulsory for filing Form DPT-3 4. As per Rule 16 Figures filled in Form DPT-3 should be audited one for that Auditor Certificate may be obtained 5. Difference between […]...

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ICSI issues four Auditing Standards on Audit Engagement

The four Standards namely CSAS-1: Auditing Standard on Audit Engagement; CSAS-2: Auditing Standard on Audit Process and Documentation; CSAS-3: Auditing Standard on Forming of Opinion and CSAS-4:  Auditing Standard on Secretarial Audit are applicable on recommendatory basis on Audit engagements accepted by the Auditor on or after 1...

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CSAS-4 Auditing Standard on Secretarial Audit

CSAS-4 Auditing Standard on Secretarial Audit deals with responsibilities of the auditor while carrying out Secretarial Audit of a Company. The Standard is in addition to other Auditing Standards, as may be applicable with regard to Secretarial Audit. Contents Scope Effective Date Objective Definitions i. Auditor ii. Audit Procedure iii. ...

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CSAS-3- Auditing Standard on Forming of Opinion

CSAS-3- Auditing Standard on Forming of Opinion deals with basis and manner for forming Auditor’s opinion on subject matter of the audit. Contents Scope  Effective Date  Objective  Definitions  i. Auditor ii. Audit Evidence iii. Records iv. Materiality v. Misstatement vi. Third Party vii. Third Party Information Requirements  1. Pr...

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