Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
01-February-2018 13:17 IST
Central board of excise and customs [CBEC] to be renamed central board of indirect taxes and customs (CBIC).
With the roll out of GST, the Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley while presenting the General Budget 2018-19 in Parliament today, announced that the name of Central Board of Excise and Customs [CBEC] will be changed to Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC). The necessary changes in law for this are proposed in the Finance Bill, Shri Jaitley added.