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Amendments to All Industry Rates of Duty Drawback wef 20.02.2019

Circular No 5/2019-Customs (20/02/2019)

Government has made certain amendments in the AIRs of Duty Drawback vide Notification No. 12/2019-Customs (N.T.) dated 16.02.2019. These changes are effective from 20.02.2019....

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Declaration of Green Channel Berth of Visakhapatnam Port Trust as Customs Area-regarding

Notification No. 01/2019 (CUSTOMS) (NT)(VSP) (19/02/2019)

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department Of Revenue) (OFFICE OF THE PRINCIPAL COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS) NOTIFICATION No. 01/2019 (CUSTOMS) (NT)(VSP) Vishakhapatnam, the 19th February, 2019 Sub—Declaration of Green Channel Berth of Visakhapatnam Port Trust as Customs Area—regarding. S.O. 1021(E).—In exercise of powers conferred under sub-secti...

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Reg. amendment in notification related to AIRs of Duty Drawback

Notification No. 12/2019-Customs (N.T.) [G.S.R. 122(E)] (16/02/2019)

Regarding amendment in notification No. 95/2018-Cus (N.T.) dated 06.12.2018 relating to AIRs of Duty Drawback MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) NOTIFICATION No. 12/2019-CUSTOMS (N.T.) New Delhi, the 16th February, 2019 G.S.R. 122(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 75 of the Customs Act, 1962...

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India Imposes 200% Duty on Import from Pakistan

Notification No. 05/2019-Customs (16/02/2019)

Govt. imposes 200 % Custom Duty on All goods originating in or exported from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan or Imported from Pakistan vide Notification No. 05/2019-Customs Dated: 16th February, 2019. seeks to insert tariff item 9806 00 00 in chapter 98 of the First schedule to Customs tariff act, 1975 to impose basic customs […]...

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Customs Brokers’ Examination- Guidelines For Candidates

Customs Brokers’ Examination GUIDELINES FOR THE CANDIDATES (Please refer Regulation 6 of Customs Brokers Licensing Regulations, 2018) A. Admit Card and Mock Test: A dummy Question paper for the purpose of awareness of candidates will be made available on the CBIC and NACIN websites under the icon/tab <GSTP/CBLR Exam>. A link to do...

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Customs Rate of Exchange of South African Rand wef 16.02.2019

Notification No. 11/2019-Customs (N.T.) (15/02/2019)

Customs Rate of Exchange of Conversion of South African Rand wef 16.02.2019 notified vide Notification No. 11/2019 – Customs (N.T.) dated 15th February, 2019....

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Tariff Notification No. 10/2019-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 15.02.2019

Notification No. 10/2019-Customs (N.T.) (15/02/2019)

Tariff Notification No. 10/2019-CUSTOMS (N.T.) dated 15th February, 2019 in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Poppy Seeds, Areca Nut, Gold and Sliver ...

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Computer based Examination under Customs Brokers Licensing Regulations

Computer based Examination under Regulation 6 of the Customs Brokers Licensing Regulations, 2018 (As Amended); The Examination to be conducted on 15th March, 2019 at designated Examination Centers across India...

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Notification No. 11/2019-Customs (ADD) Dated: 12th February, 2019

Notification No. 11/2019-Customs (ADD) [G.S.R. 106(E)] (12/02/2019)

Notification No. 11/2019-Customs (ADD) Central Government hereby rescinds the notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 11/2013-Customs (ADD), dated the 16th May, 2013, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 318(E), dat...

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Notification No. 10/2019-Customs (ADD) Dated: 12th February, 2019

Notification No. 10/2019-Customs (ADD) (12/02/2019)

Notification No. 10/2019-Customs (ADD)- Seeks to amend notification No. 35/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 9th July, 2018 to amend the name of exporters at S. Nos. 1 and 2 of the duty table....

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Custom duty is an indirect tax which is applicable on goods which are imported into India and a few goods which are exported out of India. Globally, countries levy custom duties over import and export of goods for raising revenue and also for shielding their domestic companies from competitors from several other countries. Custom duty in India is imposed on almost universally all the goods which are imported into India. Export duties are imposed on few goods as provided under Second Schedule. These duties are not imposed on few items such as lifesaving drugs or equipment, food grains, fertilizers etc. Import duties are divided into basic duty, true countervailing duty, additional customs duty, protective duty, anti-dumping duty and education cess.

Customs duty in India is imposed according to the value of the goods or their weight, dimension and other various criteria as per the goods. Where the duties are based on goods value, then the custom duties are known as ad valorem duties, and where the duty is based on quantity or weight, the duties are known as specific duties.

Customs Act, 1962 empowers the government of India for levying customs duty, prohibiting import and export of goods, framing policies for exporting and importing and penalties, offences etc. All the matters which are related to custom duty comes under the CBEC (Central Board of Excise & Customs). The Central Board of Excise & Customs also formulates policies with respect to custom duty rate, smuggling prevention and administrative decisions that are related to customs formations.

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