"10 February 2020" Archive

Sabka Vishwas Legacy Dispute Resolution Scheme- 49,534 settlements done

Sabka Vishwas – Legacy Dispute Resolution Scheme  The details of total amount of funds that are locked up in cases at various quasi-judicial, appellate and judicial forums under Service Tax and Central Excise put together as on dated 31.12.2019 are as follows: Serial No. Forum Number Amount (Rs. in Cr.) 1. Supreme Court 2327 31088.96 [...

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GST on Real Estate Sector- Part-I

In this article, I am discussing on the applicable rate of GST on different services boxed under Real Estate mentioning the reference of relevant provision. (After considering the Notification relating to changes in rate issued by Govt. in March 2019) 1. What are the transactions treated as supply under GST? Definition of Supply of covers...

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Why SME IPO may be a good option for small businesses?

SMEs: Major Contributor to Indian Economy In the last few years, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) has come out as the most dynamic and dazzling sector of the Indian economy. In comparison to the large-scale public and private enterprises, SMEs have scanty investment but their employment intensity is four times more than the large scale...

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Budget 2020 : Vivad Se Vishwas Scheme

In line to Indirect tax amnesty scheme namely ‘Sabka Vishwas’ the Central Govt, has proposed direct tax amnesty scheme namely ‘Vivad Se Vishwas’ through Union Budget 2020. This amnesty scheme has also been introduced with the intent to reduce pending litigation in various appellate authorities and help Government i...

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Release of new form for company incorporation (SPICe+)

To implement these rules MCA is going to release new incorporation Form 'SPICe+'. Which will be an integrated Web Form that will have two Parts, 'Part A' for reservation of Name of Company and 'Part B' for registration related services....

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Filing of Financial Statements by NBFCs (Ind AS)

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has made certain amendments in Schedule III of the Companies Act, 2013 vide its notification dated 11th October 2018. Pursuant to the said notification, Division III has been inserted in respect of Financial Statements for a Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC) whose financial statements are drawn u...

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Income Tax Updates for the Month of January 2020

NEWS DIRECT TAX 1. CBDT prescribes ‘Other Electronics Modes’ for the purpose of electronic payments & receipts. [Ref: NOTIFICATION NO. 8/2020 [G.S.R. 56(E)/ F.NO.370142/14/2019-TPL], DATED 29-1-2020] 2. CBDT notifies ‘Institute of Pesticide Formulation Technology’ for the purpose of sec. 35 deduction. [Ref: NOTIFICATION NO. S...

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Integration of E Way Bill Portal With Vahan System

E-Way bill has been integrated with the Vahan System of Transport Department. Vahan System provides a nationwide search over the digitized data of Registered Vehicles. The vehicle number entered in the e-way bill will now be verified with the Vahan System. Initially, there will be an alert message but later on, the portal will not [&helli...

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Budget 2020 – Key Direct Tax Proposals

The Indian Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman presented comprehensive budget before the Parliament on 1st February, 2020 to address multi-dimentional issues facing the economy. The Indian Government has taken a number of steps in the recent past & in this budget to achieve its objective of providing ease of doing business...

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Penalty for Fake Invoices & False Entries- Section 271AAD

Clause 98 of the Finance Bill 2020 has introduced Section 271AAD in the Income Tax Act relating to penalty for (a) a false entry or (b) any entry relevant to computation of total income of such person has been omitted with the intention to evade any tax liability in the books of account maintained by […]...

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