entertainment tax

Entertainment tax on DTH Services

Corporate Law - Direct-to-Home (DTH) is a technology wherein various TV channels are directly delivered at the subscribers' premises through satellite in a digital form, thus providing crystal clear picture quality along with various other benefits such as Movie-on-Demand,...

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Synopsis on Task Force Report on GST by 13th Finance Commission

Corporate Law - Further to the First Discussion Paper released by the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers on 10 November 2009, the Finance Commission has released its report giving its recommendations on GST design implementation....

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Maharashtra expects Rs 15 crore entertainment tax from IPL

Corporate Law - Maharashtra government is expecting an entertainment tax of Rs 15 crore from the 16 Indian Premier League (IPL) matches to be held in the state. "A deposit of Rs 7.3 crore has been collected for the IPL matches organised at the Wankhede stadium in the city out of the expected revenue of Rs 9.50 crore," Minister of State for Revenue Prakas...

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Government to impose entertainment tax on cricket, movies in Rural Areas

Corporate Law - Tickets for entertainment programmes and cricket matches would be costlier in rural areas of Maharashtra as the state government today decided to levy 10 per cent entertainment tax. "The government is introducing 10 per cent entertainment tax outsi...

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High Court refuses to direct state government to recover entertainment tax on IPL matches

Corporate Law - The Bombay High Court, on Tuesday, refused to direct the state government to recover entertainment tax on Indian Premier League matches played in the state during its last season. It also observed that central and state ministers should stay away from sporting bodies like the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)....

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Caller tunes in Maharashtra may soon cost more

Corporate Law - One thing is sure. Indian government is very creative and full of ideas when it comes to imposition of new taxes on common man. Whether it’s FBT, STT, BCTT, DDT or many more taxes, some of which taxed even twice the same income. Now Maharashtra government is planning to impose 'entertainment tax' on caller tunes....

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Maharashtra decided to levy the entertainment tax on all cricket matches

Corporate Law - Cricket won’t get any more free hits in Maharashtra. Rapped by the Bombay high court and the Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG) for the entertainment tax waiver on the IPL matches, the Maharashtra government has finally decided to levy the duty henceforth. And not just the IPL matches played in state but all other cricket encounters wi...

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Entertainment Tax leviable in Delhi on Multi-System & Local Cable Operators

Siti Cable Networks Limited Vs Government of NCT of Delhi & Ors. (Delhi High Court) - High Court held that MSOs to the extent that they directly provide cable service to the subscribers without the intervention of any LCO, would be regarded as the 'proprietors‘ under Section 7(1) and would be liable to collect and pay the entertainment tax to the Government....

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DTH service like a cinema ticket, Govt can impose entertainment tax – HC

Bharti Telemedia Ltd. Vs Government of NCT of Delhi and Anr. (Delhi High Court) - The Delhi High Court on Monday said the DTH service was like a cinema ticket providing continuous entertainment to viewers and hence, liable to be taxed by the state government. Four prime DTH service providers — Tata Sky, Dish TV, Bharti Telemedia (Airtel) and Bharat Business Channel (Videocon) ...

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Entertainment Tax leviable in Delhi on Multi-System & Local Cable Operators

Siti Cable Networks Limited Vs Government of NCT of Delhi & Ors. (Delhi High Court)

High Court held that MSOs to the extent that they directly provide cable service to the subscribers without the intervention of any LCO, would be regarded as the 'proprietors‘ under Section 7(1) and would be liable to collect and pay the entertainment tax to the Government....

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Entertainment tax on DTH Services

Direct-to-Home (DTH) is a technology wherein various TV channels are directly delivered at the subscribers' premises through satellite in a digital form, thus providing crystal clear picture quality along with various other benefits such as Movie-on-Demand,...

Read More

DTH service like a cinema ticket, Govt can impose entertainment tax – HC

Bharti Telemedia Ltd. Vs Government of NCT of Delhi and Anr. (Delhi High Court)

The Delhi High Court on Monday said the DTH service was like a cinema ticket providing continuous entertainment to viewers and hence, liable to be taxed by the state government. Four prime DTH service providers — Tata Sky, Dish TV, Bharti Telemedia (Airtel) and Bharat Business Channel (Videocon) — had challenged this state legislativ...

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Maharashtra expects Rs 15 crore entertainment tax from IPL

Maharashtra government is expecting an entertainment tax of Rs 15 crore from the 16 Indian Premier League (IPL) matches to be held in the state. "A deposit of Rs 7.3 crore has been collected for the IPL matches organised at the Wankhede stadium in the city out of the expected revenue of Rs 9.50 crore," Minister of State for Revenue Prakas...

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Government to impose entertainment tax on cricket, movies in Rural Areas

Tickets for entertainment programmes and cricket matches would be costlier in rural areas of Maharashtra as the state government today decided to levy 10 per cent entertainment tax. "The government is introducing 10 per cent entertainment tax outsi...

Read More

High Court refuses to direct state government to recover entertainment tax on IPL matches

The Bombay High Court, on Tuesday, refused to direct the state government to recover entertainment tax on Indian Premier League matches played in the state during its last season. It also observed that central and state ministers should stay away from sporting bodies like the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)....

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Caller tunes in Maharashtra may soon cost more

One thing is sure. Indian government is very creative and full of ideas when it comes to imposition of new taxes on common man. Whether it’s FBT, STT, BCTT, DDT or many more taxes, some of which taxed even twice the same income. Now Maharashtra government is planning to impose 'entertainment tax' on caller tunes....

Read More

Maharashtra decided to levy the entertainment tax on all cricket matches

Cricket won’t get any more free hits in Maharashtra. Rapped by the Bombay high court and the Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG) for the entertainment tax waiver on the IPL matches, the Maharashtra government has finally decided to levy the duty henceforth. And not just the IPL matches played in state but all other cricket encounters wi...

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Shiv Sena Leader filed PIL seeking levy of entertainment tax on IPL

The Indian Premier League organisers could now face a public interest litigation (PIL) over payment of entertainment tax in Maharashtra. Senior Shiv Sena leader and MLA, Mr Subhash Desai, has filed a PIL in the Bombay High Court, seeking such a levy on the cricketing event. The Board of Control for Cricket in India; the Commissioner of th...

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Maharashtra Government undecided on levying entertainment tax on IPL

The Maharashtra Government has not taken a final decision on levying entertainment tax on the IPL, said the Chief Minister, Mr Ashok Chavan, on Wednesday while addressing the media on the eve of budget session. When it was pointed out that the State Cabinet said on January 20 that entertainment tax of up to 25 per cent would be imposed on...

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