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Why should I pay tax?

Goods and Services Tax - Some people raise the question 'Why should I pay tax? They argue: I have to pay for my food, for my house, for my travel, for my medical treatment, for owning a vehicle not only cost of vehicle but also vehicle tax and what not. Even on many roads, one has to pay toll tax! They also say that if we compare with countries like USA and UK,...

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Interest for Failure to Collect/Deduct & Delayed Payment of TDS/TCS

Goods and Services Tax - Article discusses about Basic provisions relating to due date of payment of TDS to the credit of Government, Interest for failure to deduct tax at source/delay in payment of TDS, Non filing of TDS statement without payment of interest, Basic provisions relating ...

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Every Scrap sale not liable to Tax Collection at Source (TCS)

Goods and Services Tax - As per Section 206C of Income Tax Act, 1961 (1) Every person, being a seller shall, at the time of debiting of the amount payable by the buyer to the account of the buyer or at the time of receipt of such amount from the said buyer in cash or by the issue of a cheque or draft or by any other mode, whichever is earlier,...

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TCS on sale of Motor Vehicles and goods or services

Goods and Services Tax - The existing provision of section 206C of the Act, inter alia, provides that the seller shall collect tax at source at specified rate from the buyer at the time of sale of specified items such as alcoholic liquor for human consumption, tendu leaves, scrap, mineral being coal or lignite or iron ore, bullion etc. in cash exceeding two lakh ...

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Recent Amendments – Rule 36(4) of CGST Rules & GST E-Invoicing

Goods and Services Tax - GST has been a major structural reform of the current government. Replacing multiple taxes of state and central governments into a single tax has given a major relief to trade and industry. However, since the introduction of GST in India in 2017, it has seen several changes. The current article covers some of such significant […]...

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GST Revenue collection for February 2020 – ₹ 1,05,366 crore

Goods and Services Tax - The GST revenues during the month of February, 2020 from domestic transactions has shown a growth of 12% over the revenue during the month of February, 2019. Taking into account the GST collected from import of goods, the total revenue during February, 2020 has increased by 8% in comparison to the revenue during February, 2019....

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January 2020 stands 2nd highest monthly GST collection

Goods and Services Tax - The gross GST revenue collected in the month of January, 2020 is ₹ 1,10,828 crore of which CGST is ₹ 20,944 crore, SGST is ₹ 28,224 crore, IGST is ₹ 53,013 crore (including ₹ 23,481 crore collected on imports) and Cess is ₹ 8,637 crore (including ₹ 824 crore collected on imports). The total number of GSTR 3...

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GST Revenue collection for September, 2019

Goods and Services Tax - The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of September, 2019 is Rs. 91,916 crore of which CGST is Rs. 16,630 crore, SGST is Rs. 22,598 crore, IGST is  Rs. 45,069  crore (including Rs.  22,097 crore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs. 7,620 crore (including Rs.  728 crore collected on imports). The total number of GSTR...

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GST Revenue collection for June, 2019 stands at Rs.99,939 crore

Goods and Services Tax - GST Revenue collection for the month of June, 2019 stands at Rs.99,939 crore. Total number of GSTR 3B Returns filed for the month of May up to 30th June, 2019 stands at 74.38 lakh Total gross GST revenue collected in the month of June, 2019 is ₹ 99,939 crore of which CGST is ₹ 18,366 crore, SGST is ₹ […]...

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Record GST collection of ₹1,06,577 crore in March, 2019

Goods and Services Tax - GST Revenue collection for March, 2019 crossed Rupees One Lakh Crore and recorded Highest Collections in the FY 2018-19 Total Gross GST revenue collected in the month of March, 2019 is Rs. 1,06,577 crore of which CGST is Rs. 20,353 crore, SGST is Rs.27,520 crore, IGST is Rs.50,418 crore (including Rs. 23,521 crore collected on ...

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HC denied stay on collection of Tax on failure of appellant to pay tax which was suo motto agreed to be paid by appellant

Kalaignar TV Private Limited Vs. The Principal Commissioner of Income Tax (Madras High Court) - This Court finds that when the petitioner had agreed to comply with the payment of disputed tax at the rate of Rs. 50 lakhs per month, they are bound to comply with such an undertaking. Now arguing before this Court pleading their financial incapacity or requesting this Court to examine the merits o...

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GST Revenue collection for August, 2020

Release ID: 1650411 - (01/09/2020) - The gross GST revenue collected in the month of August, 2020 is ₹ 86,449 crore of which CGST is ₹ 15,906 crore, SGST is ₹ 21,064 crore, IGST is ₹ 42,264 crore (including ₹ 19,179 crore collected on import of goods) and Cess is ₹7,215 crore (including ₹ 673 crore collected on import of ...

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Statewise Income Tax collection Target for FY 2020-21 allocated by CBDT

F.No. 380102/2020-IT(B) - (16/04/2020) - The Budget target for each cadre-controlling Pr. CCIT has been fixed keeping in view the revenue potential of the Region, which is based on the weighted average growth rate of net collections of last three years, giving highest weight to the immediately preceding year...

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Revised Targets for Direct Taxes collection for FY 2019-20; Reduced by 1.65 Lakh Crore

F. No. 380/03/2019-IT (B) - (30/03/2020) - I am directed to refer to Board's letter dated 24th May, 2019 regarding Region-wise allocation of revised Budget Estimates(BE) of Rs. 13,35,000 Crores for the Financial Year 2019-20. In this regard, it is stated that in the Receipt Budget 2020-21, Rs. 11,70,000 Crores (reduction of Rs. 1,65,000 Cror...

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Measures to enhance revenue collections through TDS

F. No. 370/02/2017-IT(B) - (13/09/2017) - On review of the progress of TDS collections it is noted that as on 31.08.2017, an amount of Rs. 1,65,114 crore has been collected under TDS (Minor Head) at a growth rate of 10.44% over corresponding period of last financial year. It has shown a significant decline of 7 percent over the last financi...

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CBDT fixes collection Target- Jan-March dedicated quarter for Recovery

F. No. 385/17/2016-IT (B) - (06/01/2017) - Time-barring date of scrutiny assessment was advanced to 31st December to provide assessment units with a dedicated quarter for recovery of demand raised. ...

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GST Revenue collection for August, 2020

Release ID: 1650411 (01/09/2020)

The gross GST revenue collected in the month of August, 2020 is ₹ 86,449 crore of which CGST is ₹ 15,906 crore, SGST is ₹ 21,064 crore, IGST is ₹ 42,264 crore (including ₹ 19,179 crore collected on import of goods) and Cess is ₹7,215 crore (including ₹ 673 crore collected on import of goods)....

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Why should I pay tax?

Some people raise the question 'Why should I pay tax? They argue: I have to pay for my food, for my house, for my travel, for my medical treatment, for owning a vehicle not only cost of vehicle but also vehicle tax and what not. Even on many roads, one has to pay toll tax! They also say that if we compare with countries like USA and UK,...

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Interest for Failure to Collect/Deduct & Delayed Payment of TDS/TCS

Article discusses about Basic provisions relating to due date of payment of TDS to the credit of Government, Interest for failure to deduct tax at source/delay in payment of TDS, Non filing of TDS statement without payment of interest, Basic provisions relating ...

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Statewise Income Tax collection Target for FY 2020-21 allocated by CBDT

F.No. 380102/2020-IT(B) (16/04/2020)

The Budget target for each cadre-controlling Pr. CCIT has been fixed keeping in view the revenue potential of the Region, which is based on the weighted average growth rate of net collections of last three years, giving highest weight to the immediately preceding year...

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Revised Targets for Direct Taxes collection for FY 2019-20; Reduced by 1.65 Lakh Crore

F. No. 380/03/2019-IT (B) (30/03/2020)

I am directed to refer to Board's letter dated 24th May, 2019 regarding Region-wise allocation of revised Budget Estimates(BE) of Rs. 13,35,000 Crores for the Financial Year 2019-20. In this regard, it is stated that in the Receipt Budget 2020-21, Rs. 11,70,000 Crores (reduction of Rs. 1,65,000 Crores) has been allocated as Revised Estima...

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Every Scrap sale not liable to Tax Collection at Source (TCS)

As per Section 206C of Income Tax Act, 1961 (1) Every person, being a seller shall, at the time of debiting of the amount payable by the buyer to the account of the buyer or at the time of receipt of such amount from the said buyer in cash or by the issue of a cheque or draft or by any other mode, whichever is earlier,...

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TCS on sale of Motor Vehicles and goods or services

The existing provision of section 206C of the Act, inter alia, provides that the seller shall collect tax at source at specified rate from the buyer at the time of sale of specified items such as alcoholic liquor for human consumption, tendu leaves, scrap, mineral being coal or lignite or iron ore, bullion etc. in cash exceeding two lakh ...

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GST Revenue collection for February 2020 – ₹ 1,05,366 crore

The GST revenues during the month of February, 2020 from domestic transactions has shown a growth of 12% over the revenue during the month of February, 2019. Taking into account the GST collected from import of goods, the total revenue during February, 2020 has increased by 8% in comparison to the revenue during February, 2019....

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January 2020 stands 2nd highest monthly GST collection

The gross GST revenue collected in the month of January, 2020 is ₹ 1,10,828 crore of which CGST is ₹ 20,944 crore, SGST is ₹ 28,224 crore, IGST is ₹ 53,013 crore (including ₹ 23,481 crore collected on imports) and Cess is ₹ 8,637 crore (including ₹ 824 crore collected on imports). The total number of GSTR 3...

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Recent Amendments – Rule 36(4) of CGST Rules & GST E-Invoicing

GST has been a major structural reform of the current government. Replacing multiple taxes of state and central governments into a single tax has given a major relief to trade and industry. However, since the introduction of GST in India in 2017, it has seen several changes. The current article covers some of such significant […]...

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Trends In GST Collections

The  gross GST revenue collected in the month of December. 2039 is Rs. 1,03,184 crore of which CGST is Rs. 19,962 crore, SGST is Rs. 26,792 crore, IGST is Rs. 48,099 crore (including Rs. 21,295 erore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs. 8,331 crore (including Rs. 847 crore collected on imports). The total number […]...

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GST Revenue collection for September, 2019

The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of September, 2019 is Rs. 91,916 crore of which CGST is Rs. 16,630 crore, SGST is Rs. 22,598 crore, IGST is  Rs. 45,069  crore (including Rs.  22,097 crore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs. 7,620 crore (including Rs.  728 crore collected on imports). The total number of GSTR...

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Tax Collected at Source (TCS)

TAX COLLECTED AT SOURCE (TCS) 1. Tax collected at source (TCS) is an extra amount collected as tax collected by a seller of specified goods from the buyer at the time of sale over and above the sale amount and is remitted to the government account.As per Income Tax Act 1961 Certain persons, being the […]...

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Vicious Circle of Setting up of Over-Ambitious Revenue Collection Targets

The Vicious Circle of Setting up of Over-Ambitious Revenue Collection Targets – Revenue Authorities Over-Reaching Taxpayers- Withholding of Refunds!! With a view to provide the much needed stimulus and push to the falling GDP growth rate and the currently prevailing slow-down in economy, the Hon’ble Finance Minister (FM) Smt. Nirmala ...

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GST Revenue collection for June, 2019 stands at Rs.99,939 crore

GST Revenue collection for the month of June, 2019 stands at Rs.99,939 crore. Total number of GSTR 3B Returns filed for the month of May up to 30th June, 2019 stands at 74.38 lakh Total gross GST revenue collected in the month of June, 2019 is ₹ 99,939 crore of which CGST is ₹ 18,366 crore, SGST is ₹ […]...

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Record GST collection of ₹1,06,577 crore in March, 2019

GST Revenue collection for March, 2019 crossed Rupees One Lakh Crore and recorded Highest Collections in the FY 2018-19 Total Gross GST revenue collected in the month of March, 2019 is Rs. 1,06,577 crore of which CGST is Rs. 20,353 crore, SGST is Rs.27,520 crore, IGST is Rs.50,418 crore (including Rs. 23,521 crore collected on ...

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GST Revenue for January 2019 crosses Rs. 1 Lakh Crore Mark

GST Revenue Collections for the month of January 2019 crosses Rupees One Lakh Crore Mark The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of January, 2019 is Rs 1,02,503 crore of which CGST is Rs 17,763crore, SGST is Rs 24,826 crore, IGST is Rs 51,225 crore (including Rs 24,065 crore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs ...

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IT Scrutiny and assessment to get fully online in next two year

Tax collections increased from Rs 6.38 Lakh Crore in year 2013-14 to almost Rs 12 Lakh Crore this year  80% growth in tax base; number of returns filed increased from 3.79 crore to 6.85 Crore Within the next 2 years, almost all verification and assessment of returns selected for scrutiny to be done electronically The […]...

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Direct Tax Collections for F.Y. 2018-19 up to December, 2018

The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to December, 2018 show that gross collections are at Rs. 8.74 lakh crore which is 14.1% higher than the gross collections for the corresponding period of last year....

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Govt collects Rs. 612653 crore as Indirect Tax during April-Nov, 2018-19

The total net indirect tax collection (inclusive of CGST, IGST and GST-Compensation Cess) in the current financial year during April-November, 2018-19 is Rs. 6,12,653.47 crore....

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Average GST collection for FY 2018-19 is Rs. 97,040 crore

Goods and Services Tax Collections The month-wise gross collection of Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST), State Goods and Services Tax (SGST), Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) and Cess for FY 2017-18 and FY 2018-19 are as under:   Month GST collection (in Rs. Crore)       2017-18 2018-19 April — 1,03,459 May […...

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Direct Tax Collections for F.Y. 2018-19 up to November, 2018

Gross collections at Rs. 6.75 lakh crore which is 15.7% higher than the gross collections for the corresponding period of last year The Provisional Figures of Direct Tax Collections up to November, 2018 show that gross collections are at Rs. 6.75 lakh crore which is 15.7% higher than the gross collections for the corresponding period...

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GST collections for October 2018 crosses Rupees One Lac Crore

The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of October, 2018 is Rs. 100,710crore of which CGST is Rs. 16,464crore, SGST is Rs. 22,826crore, IGST is Rs. 53,419crore (including Rs. 26,908crore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs. 8,000 crore(including Rs. 955crore collected on imports)....

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1,40,139 taxpayers disclosed income above Rs. 1 crore in AY 2017-18

While 88,649 taxpayers disclosed income above Rs. 1 crore in AY 2014-15, the figure was 1,40,139 for AY 2017-18 (growth of about 60%). Similarly, the number of individual taxpayers disclosing income above Rs. 1 crore increased during the period under reference from 48,416 to 81,344, which translates into a growth of 68%....

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Direct Tax Collections for F.Y. 2018-19 up to September, 2018

Direct Tax Collections for F.Y. 2018-19 up to September, 2018 (Half-yearly figures) show that gross collections are at Rs. 5.47 lakh crore which is 16.7% higher than the gross collections for the corresponding period of last year ...

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The Impact of the Government Polices on Direct Tax Collections

The first sixty-seven years after Independence from 1947 to 2014 saw a total number of 3.82 crore assesses filing tax returns. Obviously, in comparison to total population of almost 1.3 billion, this figure appears highly inadequate. The total direct tax collection (income tax) in 2013-14 was Rs.6.38 lakh crore....

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Net Direct Tax collections crossed Rs.10.03 lakh crore in 2017-18

Net direct tax collections for 2017-18 amounted to Rs. 10.03 lakh crore, which is 18% higher than the collections for 2016-17. The robust growth in direct tax revenue in the year of demonetization and the year after that is indicative of a positive impact of various tax policies, including demonetization, on the level of tax compliance in...

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Monthly GST collection figures for August 2017 to March 2018

Final Monthly collection figures of GST The revenue collection figures under GST including CGST, SGST, IGST and cess for the period July 2017 – February 2018 paid in the period July 2017 – March 2018 is as follows: (Figures in Rs. Crores) Month GST Collection August 93,590 September 93,029 October 95,132 November 85,931 December 83,71...

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6.84 crore Income Tax Returns (ITRs) filed during FY 2017-18

uring FY 2017-18, 6.84 crore Income Tax Returns (ITRs) were filed with the Income Tax Department as compared to 5.43 crore ITRs filed during FY 2016-17, showing a growth of 26%. There has been a sustained increase in the number of ITRs filed in the last four financial years. As compared to 3.79 crore ITRs filed in F.Y. 2013-14, the number...

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Direct Tax collections for F.Y. 2017-2018 show growth of 19.5%

The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to February, 2018 show that net collections are at Rs. 7.44 lakh crore which is 19.5% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year. ...

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Revenue Collection under GST & Revenue of States till 25.02.2018

GST Revenue Collections for month of January 2018 (received in January/February upto 25th February) stand at Rs.86,318 crores; 1.03 crore taxpayers have been registered under GST so far till 25th February, 2018. So far 17.65 lakh dealers got registered as composition dealers. Total Revenue Collection under GST: The last date for filing of...

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Direct Tax Collections show Growth of 19.3% up to January, 2018

The net Direct Tax collections represent 69.2% of the Revised Estimates of Direct Taxes for F.Y. 2017-18 (Rs.10.05 lakh crore).Gross collections (before adjusting for refunds) have increased by 13.3% to Rs.8.21 lakh crore during April 2017 to January 2018....

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Direct Tax Collections for F.Y. 2017-2018 show Growth of 18.7% up to 15.01.2018

The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to 15th January, 2018 show that net collections are at ₹ 6.89 lakh crore which is 18.7% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year. The net Direct Tax collections represent 70.3% of the total Budget Estimates of Direct Taxes for F.Y. 2017-18 (Rs. 9.8 lak...

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Direct Tax Collections for F.Y. 2017-2018 show Growth of 18.2%

The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to December, 2017 show that net collections are at Rs. 6.56 lakh crore which is 18.2% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year. ...

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Direct Tax Collections for FY 2017-18 show Growth of 14.4%

Direct Tax Collections for Financial Year 2017-18 show Growth of 14.4% upto November, 2017 The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to November, 2017 show that net collections are at Rs. 4.8 lakh crore which is 14.4% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year. The Net Direct Tax collections [&hel...

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HC denied stay on collection of Tax on failure of appellant to pay tax which was suo motto agreed to be paid by appellant

Kalaignar TV Private Limited Vs. The Principal Commissioner of Income Tax (Madras High Court)

This Court finds that when the petitioner had agreed to comply with the payment of disputed tax at the rate of Rs. 50 lakhs per month, they are bound to comply with such an undertaking. Now arguing before this Court pleading their financial incapacity or requesting this Court to examine the merits of the assessment is unsustainable, as th...

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Direct Tax Collections show Growth of 15.2% up to Oct, 2017

The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to October, 2017 show that net collections are at Rs. 4.39 lakh crore which is 15.2% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year....

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Direct Tax Collections show Growth of 15.8% up to September, 2017

The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to September, 2017 show that net collections are at Rs. 3.86 lakh crore which is 15.8% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year. Net Direct Tax collections represent 39.4% of the total Budget Estimates of Direct Taxes for F.Y. 2017-18 (Rs. 9.8 lakh cror...

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Reporting of estimated income tax return – An Analysis [Proposed Rule 39A]

This additional reporting requirement not only places the additional compliance burden on the taxpayers but also calls for the broader tax management on part of taxpayers to avoid tax litigations originating from wide variances between “estimated income” reported in the intimation and “actual income” reported in the Income Tax Ret...

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Measures to enhance revenue collections through TDS

F. No. 370/02/2017-IT(B) (13/09/2017)

On review of the progress of TDS collections it is noted that as on 31.08.2017, an amount of Rs. 1,65,114 crore has been collected under TDS (Minor Head) at a growth rate of 10.44% over corresponding period of last financial year. It has shown a significant decline of 7 percent over the last financial year when the growth rate at this tim...

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Direct Tax Collections up to August, 2017 show a Growth of 17.5%

The Direct Tax collections up to August, 2017 in the current Financial Year 2017-18 continue to register a steady growth. Direct Tax collections, net of refunds, stands at Rs. 2.24 lakh crore which is 17.5% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of the last year. This collection is 22.9% of the total Budget Estimates...

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Impact of Demonetization on Black Money, Widening of Tax Base and Direct Tax Collections

The Government launched a concerted drive against black money with Demonetization being an important step in that direction. Among the main objectives of Demonetization was the flushing out of black money and also conversion of the non-formal economy into a formal economy to expand the tax base. The impact of Demonetization on black money...

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Direct Tax Collections up to July, 2017 show Growth of 19.1%

The Direct Tax collections up to July, 2017 continue to register steady growth. Direct Tax collection, net of refunds, stands at Rs. 1.90 lakh crore which is 19.1% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year....

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25% growth in number of Income Tax Returns filed

Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Finance 07-August-2017 17:13 IST 25% growth noin number of Income Tax Returns filed in current fiscal Advance Tax (Personal Income Tax) collections up by 41% As a result of demonetization and Operation Clean Money, there is a substantial increase in the number of Income Tax Returns ...

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Direct Tax Collections up to June, 2017 registers Growth of 14.8%

Direct Tax Collections up to June, 2017 for F.Y. 2017-2018 stood at Rs. 1,42 Lakh crore registering a Growth of 14.8% higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year; Net direct tax collections represent 14.5% of the total Budget Estimates of Rs. 9.8 lakh crore for Direct Taxes for F.Y. 2017-18. […]...

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CBDT accomplishes Direct Taxes Collection Target for F.Y. 2016-17

The provisional figures for revenue collections up to March, 2017 show a gross Direct Tax collection of Rs. 10.09 lakh crore. The net collection after issue of refunds stands at Rs. 8.47 lakh crore which is 14.2% higher than the net collection for the corresponding period last year. With this the CBDT has accomplished 100% of the direct t...

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CBEC accomplishes Indirect Taxes Collection Target for F.Y. 2016-17

The indirect tax collections (Central Excise, Service Tax and Customs) in FY 2016-17are at Rs 63 lakh crore, which is 22.0% higher than the actual revenue receipts in FY 2015-16. Till March 2017, about 101.35% of the Revised Estimates (RE) of indirect taxes for Financial Year 2016-17 has been achieved....

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Indirect Tax Collections up to February, 2017 show Growth of 22.2%

The figures for indirect tax collections (Central Excise, Service Tax and Customs) up to February 2017 show that net revenue collections are at Rs 7.72 lakh crore, which is 22.2% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. ...

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Direct Tax Collections up to February, 2017 show Growth of 10.7%

Direct tax collections up to February, 2017 continues to show a steady growth trend. The collection net of refunds stands at Rs. 6.17 lakh crore which is 10.7 % more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. ...

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Indirect tax collections upto January 2017 shows positive growth

During January 2017, the net indirect tax grew at the rate of 9% compared to corresponding month last year. The growth rate in net collection for Customs, Central Excise and Service Tax was 10.1%, 26.3% and 9.4% respectively during the month of January 2017, compared to the corresponding month last year....

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Direct Tax Collections for January, 2017 show Growth of 10.79%

Direct tax collections up to January 2017 show a consistent growth trend. The collection net of refunds stands at Rs. 5.82 lakh crore which is 10.79% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year...

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Direct Tax Collections up to December, 2016 show Growth of 12.01 %

The figures for Direct Tax collections up to December, 2016 show that revenue net of refunds is Rs. 5.53 lakh crore which is 12.01% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. This collection is 65.3% of the total Budget Estimates of Direct Taxes for Financial Year 20 16-17....

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Direct & Indirect Tax collection for April-Dec. 2016 shows positive trend

Tax collection figures for the period April -December 2016 show a positive trend as Direct Taxes grow by 12.01% and Indirect Taxes grow by 25% over the corresponding period last year i.e. April-December 2015 Direct Tax and Indirect tax collection figures for the period April 2016 to December 2016 have shown a positive trend as […]...

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CBDT fixes collection Target- Jan-March dedicated quarter for Recovery

F. No. 385/17/2016-IT (B) (06/01/2017)

Time-barring date of scrutiny assessment was advanced to 31st December to provide assessment units with a dedicated quarter for recovery of demand raised. ...

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Growth in Direct / Indirect Tax Collections up to November, 2016

Direct Tax Collections up to November, 2016 show net collections at Rs. 4.12 lakh crore which is 15.12% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year;...

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Direct Tax Collections up to October, 2016 shows 10.6% increase

Direct tax collections up to October, 2016 show that net collections are at Rs.3.77 lakh crore which is 10.6% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. ...

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Indirect Tax Collections up to October, 2016 shows increase of 26.7%

Indirect tax collections (Central Excise, Service Tax and Customs) up to October 2016 show that net revenue collections are at Rs 4.85 lakh crore which is 26.7% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. ...

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Direct Tax Collections up to September, 2016 up by 8.95%

The figures for direct tax collections up to September, 2016 show that net collections are at Rs.3.27 lakh crore which is 8.95% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. Till September, 2016, 38.65% of the Budget Estimates of direct taxes for FY 2016-17 has been achieved....

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Indirect Tax Collections up to Sep, 2016 shows increase of 25.9%

Indirect Tax Collections up to September, 2016 show an increase of 25.9% over the net Indirect Tax collections for the corresponding period last year(2015-16); Net revenue collections up to September, 2016 stood at Rs 4.08 lakh crore which is 52.5% of the Budget Estimates of Indirect Taxes for Financial Year 2016-17....

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Indirect Tax collections upto August 2016 shows 27.5% increase

The figures for indirect tax collections (Central Excise, Service Tax and Customs) upto August 2016 show that net revenue collections are at Rs 3.36 lakh crore which is 27.5% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. Till August 2016, 43.2% of the Budget Estimates of indirect taxes for Financial Year 2016-17 ha...

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Direct Tax collections up to August, 2016 shows 15.03% Increase

The figures for direct tax collections up to August, 2016 show that net revenue collections are at Rs. 1.89 lakh crore which is 15.03% more than the net collections for the corresponding period last year. Till August 2016, 22.30% of the Budget Estimates of direct taxes for Financial Year 2016-17 has been achieved....

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Direct / Indirect Tax Collections up to July, 2016

Indirect Tax Collections up to July, 2016 indicate net revenue collections of Rs.2,71,719 crore as compared to Rs.209217 crore in the corresponding period last year and thereby registering an increase of 29.9% over the corresponding period; 34.9% of the Budget Estimates of indirect taxes for FY 2016-17 achieved till July 2016. ...

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Growth in Direct/Indirect tax collection of 1st quarter of 2016-17

The direct tax collections upto June, 2016 indicate net revenue collection of Rs.1.24 lakh crore which is a growth of 24.79% over the corresponding period last year. The main reason for this increase is the change in the requirements for advance tax payment even in respect of individuals which has been made in the last year’s Budget. ...

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CBEC relaxes norms for recovery of confirmed demands

The Circular further provides that in cases where demand is confirmed by Hon’ble CESTAT or Hon’ble High Court recovery proceeding may be initiated after a period of sixty days from the date of the order provided that no stay is in operation. ...

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TCS on Sale of good/Services only if Cash Receipt exceeds 2 Lakh

Circular No. 23/2016-Income Tax (24/06/2016)

Question 1: Whether tax collection at source under section 206C(1D) at the rate of 1% will apply in cases where the sale consideration received is partly in cash and partly in cheque and the cash receipt is less than two lakh rupees. Answer: No. Tax collection at source will not be levied if the cash receipt does not exceed two lak...

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CBDT Strategy for Improving Advance Tax Collection for 2016-17

Following upon recent amendments in the Act that have advance tax connotations: As per provision of section 43CA of the Income-tax Act, 1961, Real Estate companies have to be assessed on a turnover (based on stamp duty value or circle rate) in respect of all transactions relating to land or building or both. This will have an impact in c...

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How CBDT plans to add new Taxpayers in 2016-17

The key result areas for widening of tax-base are as under: (i) Improving compliance to TDS/TCS Provisions (ii) Effective collection of information about high value transactions (iii) Efficient handling of information without valid PAN (iv) Ensuring compliance from identified non-filers through various methods...

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CBDT Strategy for Recovery of Arrears of Tax Demand for 2016-17

Since the very beginning, the focus needs to be on the reduction of Arrear Demand by de-duplication of the entries and cleansing the arrear demand data. Priority should be accorded to reduce entries of amounts less than Rs. 10000/- and those pending for more than 2 years. These steps have already been reiterated in the SOP several times. ...

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TCS on Receipt of Sale Consideration In Cash- Controversy Ends?

t has remained a matter of great debate that whether as per the provisions of section 206C(1D), the TCS in respect of bullion, jewellery, any other goods and provision of service is leviable :...

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Some issues related to TCS Provisions W.E.F. 01st June 2016

Introduction: From 01st June, 2016 TCS is to be collected by seller from the buyer in respect of : (i) sale of motor vehicle of the value exceeding Rs. 10 lakhs (on receipt of sale consideration through any mode ) and also in respect of ;...

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FAQs: TCS on Sale of Goods/Services of value exceeding Rs. 2 Lakhs

Whether TCS to be collected, if Goods sold/Services provided of value exceeding Rs. 2,00,000 purchased/received for personal consumption from Retail Buyer? Yes, still TCS provision will be applicable as not exception for such clause is there; every buyer/service provider is covered under these section....

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Income Tax Time Series Data for FY 2000-01 to 2014-15

Data Covers Figures of 1. Direct Tax Collection 2. State and U.T. Wise Break-Up of Collection 3. Contribution of Direct Taxes to Total Tax Revenue 4. Direct-Tax GDP Ratio 5. Pre-Assessment and Post-Assessment Collections 6. Cost of Collection 7. Number of Effective Assessees 8. Workload and Disposal of Income tax Cases ...

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Indirect Tax Revenue collections during October 2015 increased by 36.8%

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) collections during October 2015 increased by 36.8% as compared with collections made in October 2014; Cumulatively, during April-October 2015, Indirect Tax Collections increased by 35.9% over the collections made during the same period last year suggesting a healthy growth in the underlying tax base ...

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Report on Analytical Model for Widening of Taxpayers Base

Tax Research Cell of National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP) has released a report on Development of an Analytical Model for Widening of Taxpayer’s Base. This study was undertaken for the Central Board of Direct Taxes to analyse and develop an Analytical Model for the number of taxpayers in the personal income tax syste...

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Indirect Tax Collection raises by 32.6% in September 2015

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase to Rs. 61,284 crore in September 2015 from Rs. 46,224 crore in Spetember 2014 ; Thus an Increase of 32.6% has been Registered in Collections During September 2015 over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year ...

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Indirect Tax Collections for Aug 15 increases by 36.7%

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections during Month of August 2015 Increased by 36.7% as Compared with August 2014 while, Overall Indirect Tax Collections During April-August 2015 Increased to Rs. 2,63,089 Crore from Rs. 1,92,677 Crore during the same Period Last Year and thereby Registering an Increase of 36.5%....

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Indirect Tax collection for July,15 shows growth of 39.1%

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) collections have increased from Rs 40,802 crore in July-2014 to Rs. 56,739 crore during July - 2015. Thus an increase of 39.1% has been registered during July-2015 over the corresponding period in the previous year. This is an achievement of 32.6 % of the target fixed for BE 2015-16....

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Indirect Tax collection increases by 39.20% during April-May 2015

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase From Rs. 36,408 Crore in May 2014 to Rs. 49,993 Crore During May 2015 An Increase of 37.3 % Registered During the Month of May 2015 over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year; Central Excise Collections Registered an Increase of 84.2%; Customs Collections Registered an Increa...

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Direct Taxes Contribute more than 56% to total Central Taxes

Direct Taxes worth Rs. 6,95,988 Collected Druing 2014-15; Direct Taxes Contribute more than 56% to total Central Taxes During 2013-14 and 2014-15. The Revised Estimates and actual collections of Direct Taxes for the last three years are as under: ...

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Indirect Tax (provisional) collections during April-February, 2015

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase from Rs. 441565 crore in April-February 2014 to Rs. 478630 crore during April-February 2015, thus registering an Increase of 8.4% during April-February 2015 over the corresponding period in the Previous Year....

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Press Release in respect of Budget Collection of Direct Taxes

Gross direct tax collection during April-February of the Financial Year 20 14- 15 is up by 10.67 percent at Rs. 6,12,432 crore as against Rs. 5,53,373 crore collected during the same period last year. Gross collection of Corporate tax has shown an increase of 9.99 percent and stood at Rs. 3,79,917 crore as against Rs. 3,45,396 crore colle...

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​Collection of Direct Taxes up to the month of January, 2015

Gross Direct Tax Collection During April-January of the Financial Year 2014-15 is up by 11.38 Percent at Rs. 5,78,715 Crore as Against Rs. 5,19,588 Crore During the Same Period Last Year....

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Indirect Tax Revenue Registers Increase of 7.4% During April-January 2015

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase from Rs. 3,98,238 Crore in April-January 2014 to Rs. 4,27,822 Crore During April-January 2015; Registering an Increase of 7.4% During April-January 2015 Over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year; Customs Collections Increase by 8.7 % While Service Tax Collections Increase by...

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Direct Tax collection for April-Dec 14 up by 12.93%

Gross direct tax collection during April-December of the Financial Year 20 14- 15 is up by 12.93 percent at Rs. 5,46,661 crore as against Rs. 4,84,063 crore collected during the same period last year. Gross collection of Corporate tax has shown an increase of 12.79 percent and stood at Rs. 3,50,494 crore as against Rs. 3,10,754 crore coll...

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Indirect tax collection increases by 6.7% During April-December 2014

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase from Rs. 3,54,049 Crore in April-December 2013 to Rs. 3,77,648 Crore During April-December 2014; Registering an Increase of 6.7% During April-December 2014 over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year; Customs Collections Increase by 9.7 % While Service Tax Collections Increase...

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Paying Taxes Voluntarily – What you must Know

1. Why should you pay taxes? You often wonder why you should pay any taxes. Some people think that taxes are paid only by the rich. Some people think that if they do not pay due taxes, nobody will notice. Some people wonder why taxes should be paid, since there is little that one gets […]...

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Indirect Tax Collection during April-November 2014 increases by 7.1%

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase from Rs.3,06,814 Crore in April-November 2013 to Rs. 3,28,662 Crore During April-November 2014; Registering an Increase of 7.1% during April-November 2014 Over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year; Service Tax Collections Increase by 11.5% During the Same Period...

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Indirect tax collection increases by 5.6% During April-October 2014

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase from Rs 2,69,909 Crore in April-October 2013 to Rs.2,85,126 Crore During April-October 2014; Registering an Increase of 5.6% During April-October 2014 over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year; Service Tax Collections Increase by 10.9% During the Same Period...

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Direct Tax Collection during April-September 2014 increases by 15.00 percent

Gross Direct Taxes Collections during April-September of the Current Financial Year 2014-15 is up by 15.00 percent and stood at Rs. 3,46,144 crore as against Rs. 3,01,063 crore Collected during the same Period Last Year...

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Advance Tax Due Date in Jammu & Kashmir extended from 15.09.2014 to 15.12.2014

Considering the large-scale devastation in the State of Jammu and Kashmir due to the natural calamity, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the date for payment of second instalment of advance tax for companies and first instalment of advance tax for others for FY 2014-15 (AY 2015-16) from 15th September, 2014 to 15th Dec...

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Service Tax Collections increase by 15.1% during April-August 2014

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections increase from Rs 1,85,881 Crore in April-August 2013 to 1,94,492 Crore during April-August 2014; Registering an increase of 4.6% during April-August 2014 over the Corresponding Period in the previous year; Service Tax Collections increase by 15.1% during the same Period Indirect Tax Revenue (...

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Indirect Tax Collection During April-July 2014 increases by 3.9%

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections Increase from Rs 1,48,588 Crore in April-July 2013 to Rs.1,54,350 Crore During April-July 2014; Registering an Increase of 3.9% During April-July 2014 over the Corresponding Period in the Previous Year; Service Tax Collections Increase by 16.4% during the Same Period ...

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Revenue Targets for Indirect Taxes for FY 2014-15 are Challenging but Achievable: FM

Revenue Targets in the Case of Indirect Taxes for the Current Financial Year 2014-15 are Challenging one but are Very Much Achievable: FM The Union Finance Minister, Shri Arun Jaitley said that the revenue targets in the case of indirect taxes for the current financial year 2014-15 are challenging one but are very much achievable. [&helli...

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Indirect Collection increases by 4.5% in First Quarter of 2014-15

Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections During April-June 2014 Increase from Rs 1,08,639 Crore to Rs.1,13,570 Crore Registering an Increase of 4.5 % over the Corresponding Period in last Financial Year.  The overall growth in Indirect Tax Revenue (Provisional) Collections during the first quarter of current fiscal year i.e. April-...

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Gross direct tax collections during April-December up by 12.33 percent

Gross direct tax collections during April-December of the current financial year 2013-14 is up by 12.33 percent and stood at rs. 4,81,914 crore as against rs. 4,29,023 crore in the same period last year....

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Gross Direct Tax Collection Figures for April-July of FY 2013-14 is UP by 13.27%

Gross direct tax collections during April-July of the Financial Year 2013-14 is up by 13.27 percent at Rs. 1,57,169 crore as against Rs. 1,38,751 crore in the same period last year. While gross collection of Corporate taxes has shown an increase of 9.75 percent and stands at Rs. 92,115 crore during April-July in F.Y. 2013-14 as against Rs...

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Amendment to Sec. 206-C dealing with TCS on Sale of Bullion or Jewellery in Cash – Clarification

Currently, sale in cash of bullion (excluding coin or any other article weighing 10 grams or less) in excess of Rs 2 lakh or jewellery in excess of Rs.5 lakh is subject to Tax Collection at Source (TCS) @ 1%. As coins were neither included in bullion nor in jewellery, therefore, coins, even when amounting to more than Rs. 2 lakh in value,...

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Gross Tax Revenue in April-December 2012 Grows by 15%

Gross Tax Revenue in April-December 2012 Grows by 15% Over Corresponding of Previous Fiscal The Economic Survey 2012-13 presented by the Union Finance Minister, Shri P. Chidambaram in the Lok Sabha today states that the Gross Tax Revenue in April-December, 2012 has grown year-on-year by 15% to reach Rs. 6,83,345 crore. This was higher tha...

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Direct Tax Collections for April-December 2012-13 Up by 13.70 Percent

Net Direct Tax Collections Figures for April-December 2012-13 Up by 13.70 Percent at Rs. 3,68,322 Crore as Against Rs. 3,23,956 Crore in the Same Period Last Year Gross Direct Tax collections during April-December of the Financial Year 2012-13 was up by 8.01 percent and stood at Rs. 4,28,278 crore as against Rs. 3,96,530 crore in [&hellip...

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