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Service Tax- Dilemma of Interest on late payment

Service Tax - Government has reduced the interest rate on late payment of service tax drastically from 18%/24%/30% w.e.f. 14.05.2016. In case the value of taxable services of assessee is less than Rs. 60 Lacs in previous year/years, then the rate of interest is further reduced by 3% and effective rate of interest will be 21% and 12% respectively....

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Service Tax- Concept of Bundled Service

Service Tax - As the name suggests, ‘bundled services’ are the combination of two or more services. i.e. combination of provision of various services wherein provision of one service is combined with an element of provision of any other service or services....

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Negative List of Services under Service Tax

Service Tax - CA Surbhi Nahata Earlier with old scheme only some specified services were taxed, but now with the new scheme all the services except negative list of services are taxed. Negative list of services is altogether a new concept put forward in Budget 2012 wherein the services covered in this list is out of the ambit […]...

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Labour ministry may oppose the imposition of Service Tax on ESIC

Service Tax - A service tax demand on the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation may bring the labour ministry and the finance ministry on collision course, less than a year after they locked horns over a similar demand on provident fund payments. The revenue depa...

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Service Tax Audit is Primafacie Permissible even under GST Regime

M/s. Gitanjali Vacationville Private Limited & anr. Vs Union of India (Calcutta High Court) - M/s. Gitanjali Vacationville Private Limited & anr. Vs The Union of India & anr. (Calcutta High Court) Audit under Service Tax can continue post GST Section 174 is the repeal and saving provisions. Sub-Section 1 of Section 174 repeals the provisions of the various statutes as mentioned ther...

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Charter of Functions of Directorate General of GST

Office Order No. 09/Ad.IV/2017 - (02/08/2017) - Charter of Functions assigned to Directorate General of Goods and Service Tax on introduction of Goods and Services Tax. Research and analysis of (a) Subjects relevant to GST; (b) Best practices in global environment; (c) Database and issues relating to collection of CGST, IGST and SGST....

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Service Tax Audit is Primafacie Permissible even under GST Regime

M/s. Gitanjali Vacationville Private Limited & anr. Vs Union of India (Calcutta High Court)

M/s. Gitanjali Vacationville Private Limited & anr. Vs The Union of India & anr. (Calcutta High Court) Audit under Service Tax can continue post GST Section 174 is the repeal and saving provisions. Sub-Section 1 of Section 174 repeals the provisions of the various statutes as mentioned therein. Sub-Section (2) of Section 174 stip...

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Charter of Functions of Directorate General of GST

Office Order No. 09/Ad.IV/2017 (02/08/2017)

Charter of Functions assigned to Directorate General of Goods and Service Tax on introduction of Goods and Services Tax. Research and analysis of (a) Subjects relevant to GST; (b) Best practices in global environment; (c) Database and issues relating to collection of CGST, IGST and SGST....

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Service Tax- Dilemma of Interest on late payment

Government has reduced the interest rate on late payment of service tax drastically from 18%/24%/30% w.e.f. 14.05.2016. In case the value of taxable services of assessee is less than Rs. 60 Lacs in previous year/years, then the rate of interest is further reduced by 3% and effective rate of interest will be 21% and 12% respectively....

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Service Tax- Concept of Bundled Service

As the name suggests, ‘bundled services’ are the combination of two or more services. i.e. combination of provision of various services wherein provision of one service is combined with an element of provision of any other service or services....

Read More

Negative List of Services under Service Tax

CA Surbhi Nahata Earlier with old scheme only some specified services were taxed, but now with the new scheme all the services except negative list of services are taxed. Negative list of services is altogether a new concept put forward in Budget 2012 wherein the services covered in this list is out of the ambit […]...

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Labour ministry may oppose the imposition of Service Tax on ESIC

A service tax demand on the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation may bring the labour ministry and the finance ministry on collision course, less than a year after they locked horns over a similar demand on provident fund payments. The revenue depa...

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Posted Under: Service Tax |

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