Circular No 182/01/2015 –Service Tax

New Delhi, Dated- 27th March 2015



The Principal Chief Commissioners/Chief Commissioners of Central Excise and Service Tax (All),

The Director General of Service Tax,

The Director General of Systems & Data Management,

The Director General of Central Excise Intelligence,

The Commissioners of Service Tax (Audit) (All)

The Commissioners of Central Excise (Audit) (All)

Subject:  Extension of e-payment deadline and of banking hours


The Reserve Bank of India  has issued instructions vide  RBI/2014-15/515 dated  March 25, 2015 wherein it  has been decided that all agency banks shall keep the counters of their designated branches conducting government business open for full day on March 30, 2015, and till 8.00 p.m. on March 31, 2015. All electronic transactions would, however, continue till midnight of March 31, 2015.

2.  Thus the assessees can make e payment till the mid night of March 31, 2015.

3. It is requested that the trade notice may be issued to publicize the extended e payment hours as well as the extended banking hours.

F.No. 137/155/2012-Service Tax (Pt –II)

Yours faithfully,

(Rajeev Yadav)

Director (Service Tax)

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