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The notification provides effective rate of duty on the Air craft parts imported under standard exchange scheme

Notification No. 72/94-Customs (01/03/1994)

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts parts of aircrafts falling within the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), when imported into India...

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The notification exempts bona-fide gifts imported by post or Air

Notification No. 171/93-Customs (16/09/1993)

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) and in supersession of the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue No. 107/91-Customs, dated the 25th July, 1991....

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The notification exempts silver and gold imported under the scheme for export of gold / silver jewellery

Notification No. 146/1993-Customs (28/06/1993)

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts platinum falling under heading No. 71.10 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) when imported i...

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The notification exempts specified goods required for maintenance of capital equipments imported under EPCG Scheme

Notification No. 122/1993-Customs (14/05/1993)

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, being satistied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts capital equipments, and spare parts required for maintenance of such capital equipment not exceeding 10% of the C.I.F. valu...

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The notification exempts specified goods imported against a special value based advance license

Notification No. 104/93-Custom Duty (16/03/1993)

(i) that the materials imported are covered by a Value Based Duty Exemption Entitlement Certificate (hereinafter referred to as the said certificate), issued by the Licensing Authority in the form specified in the Schedule annexed to this notification; (ii) that the importer, at the time of clearance of the imported materials -...

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The notification exempts specified goods for supply to a 100% EOU or a Unit working within a FTZ

Notification No. 101/1993-Customs (16/03/1993)

Provided that nothing contained in this notification shall apply to import of Acetic Anhydride against licence issued after 24th November, 1993, except where such licences have been issued with the approval of Advance Licensing Committee in the office of the Director General of Foreign Trade....

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The notification exempts specified goods imported for the manufacture and the development of electronics hardware etc. under 100% EOU Scheme

Notification No. 95/1993-Customs (02/03/1993)

Without prejudice to other provisions of this notification, where the Assistant Commissioner or Deputy Commissioner of Customs is satisfied that the unit, which has been permitted by the concerned State Electricity Board in this behalf, has been permitted by Development Commissioner to sell into Domestic Tariff Area (DTA) or transfer to o...

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The notification exempts capital goods imported under EPCG Scheme

Notification No. 307/1992-Customs (28/12/1992)

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act/1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts goods of the description specified in column (2) of the Table annexed hereto when imported into India by an importer specifi...

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The notification exempts specified material imported against self declared pass book

Notification No. 299/1992-Customs (30/11/1992)

Provided that nothing contained in this notification shall apply to import of Acetic Anhydride against pass books issued after 24th November, 1993, except where such pass books together with the quantity required for manufacture of the export product mentioned therein have been issued with the approval of Advance Licensing Committee in th...

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The notification exempts T.V. sets and combination thereof from the levy of Additional duty leviable under 5Th schedule to Finance Act 1985

Notification No. 219/1992-Customs (19/06/1992)

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), read with sub-section (3) of section 44 of the Finance Act, 1985 (32 of 1985), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts all goods specified in the Fifth Schedule to...

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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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