"08 November 2019" Archive

RBI to waive Online NEFT Charges for savings bank account customers

Press Release: 2019-2020/1142 (08/11/2019)

RBI may Mandate banks not to charge savings bank account customers for online transactions in the NEFT system with effect from January 2020. Operationalise the Acceptance Development Fund to increase acceptance infrastructure with effect from January 1, 2020....

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Consequences of Non / Late Filing of Statutory Documents with ROC

There are drastic changes in the provisions of filing of e-forms and documents with the Registrar after the introduction of the Companies Amendment Act, 2017 and the Companies Amendment Ordinance Act, 2018. . Earlier, Section 403 of the Companies Act, 2013 prescribed 270 days timeline within which any document can be filled with the Regis...

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Income Tax Department conducts search on a prominent business group in Pune

Income Tax Department conducted searches on a prominent business group in Pune on 06/11/2019 under the Income Tax Act, 1961. The searches were conducted at various places covering the cities of Pune, Mumbai, Nagpur, Delhi, Bengaluru and Noida....

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Income Tax Department makes high cash seizure in Pune

Income Tax Department conducted a search in the case of a businessman in Pune on 04/11/2019 and made a high cash seizure. The search was conducted at the residence of the businessman....

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Finance Ministry responds to Moody’s change in outlook

Government of India has noted that the Moody’s Investors Service has today changed the outlook on the Government of India’s ratings to negative from stable while keeping the foreign-currency and local-currency long-term issuer ratings unchanged at Baa2. ...

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Budget 2019: ‘Housing for All’ positive for building material sector

The Union Budget 2019 focused on the nation’s growth bringing in a positive sentiment to the overall economy. The budget focuses on the agricultural and rural sectors, infrastructure, education, job creation, digital economy, etc., it is a budget for all. On many fronts, this is a favorable and bold budget for the real estate indust...

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Supply of repair services along with spare parts/ accessories is taxable at separate rates of GST: AAR

Activity of rendering repairing services for boats/vessels along-with supply of spares and accessories cannot be considered as a composite supply as the supply of spare parts/accessories and repair service are distinct and separately identifiable supplies for which the rates are quoted differently....

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Revised Audit Manual 2019 for use of Income Tax Department

Audit is a significant mechanism to protect the interest of revenue. For effective audit, the CBDT issues Instructions and guidelines from time to time, Audit Instructions were also revised by the Instruction No. 6 and Instruction No. 7 of 2017 and the work related to assessment is now being done on ITBA module, and the Audit work has als...

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Quick Referencer on Indian Accounting Standards

The need for converging to international financial reporting practices in India is now being realised with the adoption of Indian Accounting Standards by Indian companies that are converged International Financial Reporting Standards. With incorporating the aspects of international financial reporting framework and accounting practices, t...

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RBI increases household income limits for borrowers of NBFC-MFIs

Notification No. RBI/2019-20/95 DOR.NBFC (PD) CC. No.103/22.10.038/2019-20 (08/11/2019)

RBI decided to increase the household income limits for borrowers of NBFC-MFIs from the current level of ₹1,00,000 for rural areas and ₹1,60,000 for urban/semi urban areas to ₹1,25,000 and ₹2,00,000 respectively....

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