"30 August 2019" Archive

GST leviable on ‘Mobilization Advance’ as on July 1, 2017 received for works contract service: AAR

The West Bengal AAR in the matter of Siemens Ltd. has ruled that the Applicant is deemed to have supplied works contract service to KMRCL on July 1, 2017 to the extent covered by the lump-sum that stood credited to its account on that date as mobilisation advance and GST is leviable thereon accordingly....

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Consolidated circular for Income Tax assessment of Startups

Circular No. 22/2019-Income Tax (30/08/2019)

In case of Startup companies recognized by Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) which have filed Form No. 2 and whose cases are under limited scrutiny on the single issue of applicability of section 56(2)(viib) of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (the Act),the contention of the assessee will be summarily accepted....

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CBIC imposes Countervailing duty on imports of Saccharin from China

Notification No. 2/2019-Customs (CVD) (30/08/2019)

NOTIFICATION No. 2/2019-Customs (CVD)– Seeks to impose countervailing duty on imports of ‘Saccharin in all its forms’ originating in or exported from People’s Republic of China in pursuance of countervailing duty/anti-subsidy investigation issued by DGTR MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) NOTIFICATION No. 2/20...

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CBIC issues Corrigendum to notify DRC-03 for payment of tax

Notification No. G.S.R. 611(E) / G.S.R. 612(E) / G.S.R. 613(E) (30/08/2019)

Where, Tx is positive, i.e. Te<T, the registered person shall pay, by debit in the electronic credit ledger or electronic cash ledger, an amount equal to the difference between T and Te. Such amount shall form part of the output tax liability of the registered person and the amount shall be furnished in FORM GST […]...

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Interchangeability of PAN with Aadhaar – CBDT amends Rules 114

Notification No. 59/2019- G.S.R. 614(E) (30/08/2019)

Any person, who has not been allotted a permanent account number but possesses the Aadhaar number and has furnished or intimated or quoted his Aadhaar number in lieu of the permanent account number in accordance with sub-section (5E) of section 139A, shall be deemed to have applied for allotment of permanent account number and he shall no...

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Solar Power Plants and GST

 In view of the important needs of alternative new eneryg, India needs a vibrant industry revolution by inviting FDI in solar and wind energy sector.  To support the project developers, the total project cost should be levied 5% GST as composite supply which includes the supply of solar devices, parts and accessories and installation ch...

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Leasing and service charges from leasing premises of special nature as per client’s need to taxed as business income

ITO Vs Balwas Realty and Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. (ITAT Mumbai)

ITO Vs Balwas Realty and Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. (ITAT Mumbai) Leasing and service charges from leasing premises of special nature as per client’s need to taxed as business income Conclusion: Where assessee-company was not simply letting out a structure to earn rental income out of it rather it was in the business of building and [...

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FDI in Telecom Services sector

Telecommunications is one of the fastest growing industries in India that has undergone an innovative phase over the past few years and stands as the second largest telecommunications market in the world after China. It is due to liberalization policy that telecom sector could attract more FDI flows in private sector participation increas...

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Had GSTN been subjected to audit by third party so far?

Had GSTN been subjected to audit by third party so far? Answer is yes but still why the hell GSTN is unable to cope up with the amendments and glitches? As reported in Business Standard dt. 27/06/2018 (https://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/gstn-software-developed-by-infosys-to-be-audited-by-third-party-official-11806270...

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Order of Due date extension news is fake: CBDT

It has come to the notice of CBDT that an order is being circulated on social media pertaining to extension of due dt for filing of IT Returns. It is categorically stated that the said order is not genuine.Taxpayers are advised to file Returns within extended due dt of 31.08.2019...

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