Posted On:  23 hrs ago


If tax payment made before due date but credited late then IDS 2016 is not invalid

Representations have been received from field authorities and stakeholders that there has been delay in payment of 1st instalment of tax, surcharge and penalty under the Income Declaration Scheme (the Scheme) in some cases owing to some technical errors in the system, non-deposit of cheque by collecting banks, payment made by filling wrong challan etc.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  5 days ago


Review of position of cash collection from current demand- Achievement of Action Plan target- CBDT

As you are aware, the Central Action Plan, 2016-17 has fixed the target of cash collection out of current demand as 20% of the current demand raised during the year. In this regard. a review of the current demand raised in various Regions up to November. 2016 was carried out and the position in respect of various Pr. CCsIT is given in the attached chart. It may be noted that at the all-India level, current demand of Rs.97,033 crore has been raised till November, 2016. after reducing the pre-paid taxes amounting to Rs.59,410 crore. At the rate of 20% of the net current demand, an amount of Rs.19.407 crore needs to be recovered collectively from demand raised till November. 2016.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  7 days ago


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.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


TATA Translational Cancer Research Centre notified U/s. 35(1)(ii)

It is hereby notified for general information that the organization TATA Translational Cancer Research Centre (‘TTCRC’) under the aegis of TATA Medical Centre Trust (PAN:- AABTT2222Q) has been approved by the Central Government for the purpose of clause (ii) of sub-section (1) of section 35 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (said Act), read with Rules 5C and 5D of the Income-tax Rules, 1962 (said Rules), from Assessment year 2016-2017 onwards in the category of ‘Scientific Research Association’, subject to the following conditions, namely

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


How much Gold you can Hold? Limit on domestic possession of gold in India

In current scenario the government is not giving any chance to the black money holders to escape from the black money radar, which can be generated through cash or gold. On 1st December 2016 CBDT clarified the common man regarding the limit of gold every person must own under his custody. The clarification was also earlier provided by the circular No dated 11-05-1994

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


Procedure for registration for statement of financial transactions (SFT) as per section 285BA of Income-tax Act

Section 285BA of the Income Tax requires specified reporting persons to furnish statement of financial transaction. Rule 114E of the Income Tax Rules, 1962 (hereunder referred as the Rules) specifies that the statement of financial transaction required to be furnished under sub-section (1) of section 285BA of the Act shall be furnished in Form No. 61A.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Receive digital payment for business and pay Zero Tax for sales up to 1 Crore - Section 44AD

The government on 19th December 2016 issued a press release for encouraging and Promoting Digital Payments & Creation of Less-Cash Economy. One of the measure was to reduced rate in presumptive taxation for transaction in digital mode. The rate of presumptive income of 8% will be reduce to 6% if receipts are done in digital form like wallets, NEFT, RTGS, etc

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


Suggestions from the Industry and Trade Associations for Budget 2017-18 regarding changes in direct and indirect taxes.

In the context of formulating the proposals for the Union Budget of 2017-18, the Ministry of Finance would like to be benefited by the suggestions and views of your Association. You may like to send your suggestions for changes in the duty structure, rates and broadening of tax base on both direct and indirect taxes giving economic justification for the same. 2. Your suggestions and views may be supplemented and justified by relevant statistical information about production, prices, revenue implication of the changes suggested and any

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


Form No. 68 -Immunity from imposition of penalty- Section 270AA

S.O. 3150 (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by section 295 read with sub-section (2) of section 270AA of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962, namely:-

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


Expenditure for obtaining right to use spectrum for telecom services

S.O. 3145(E).-In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (iii) of Explanation to section 35ABA and section 295 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes, hereby, makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962, namely:- 1. (1) These rules may be called the Income-tax (24th Amendment) Rules, 2016.     (2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


Income Tax (26th Amendment) Rules, 2016

S.O. 3160(E).-In exercise of the powers conferred by section 139A and section 285BA, read with section 295 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962, namely:- 1. (1) These rules may be called the Income–tax ( 26th Amendment) Rules, 2016. (2) These rules shall come into force from the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


Know all about Tax Planning – What, Why and How?

Tax planning can be defined simply as planning your cash outflow towards payment of taxes in legitimate manner most beneficial to you. It draws attention to “Payment of taxes”, here question to be answered is how one can reduce that taxes or one can postpone it to future date using tax planning tools. “Legitimate Manner” means it should not be tax evasion using illegal tools of tax saving and hiding certain transactions.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


Goods and Services Tax Bill

is a national Value Added Tax to be implemented in India from 1st of April 2017. This a comprehensive indirect tax covering both supply of Goods and services ranging from manufacture, production, sale and consumption throughout India. The introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) would be a significant step in the reform of indirect taxation in India.

article author CA NITIN HARGUDE

Posted On:  4 months ago


CBDT amends format of 3CD Report wef 01.04.2017

[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART-II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (ii)] S.O. 3080(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by section 44AB, read with section 295 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962,

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 months ago


CBDT notifies backward districts in Andhra Pradesh U/s. 32 & 32AD

S.O. 3075 (E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by section 32 and section 32AD of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby notifies the following districts of the State of Andhra Pradesh as backward areas under the first proviso to clause (iia) of sub-section (1) of section 32 and sub-section (1) of section 32AD of the said Act, namely:—

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 months ago


IDS 2016: Value to be declared of assets sold before 01.06.2016

Instances have been brought to the notice of the Board that some taxpayers are of the view that if a capital asset acquired out of undisclosed income is sold before 01.06.2016 and the sale proceeds so received are held in cash, then the amount of undisclosed income required to be declared under the Scheme shall be the amount of undisclosed income invested in acquisition of such capital asset as increased by the capital gain arising on sale of such asset determined in accordance with the provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (i.e. sale consideration less indexed cost of acquisition).

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 months ago


Does the attempt to cover excise goof-up in States counts out all Union territories from CG's power to levy Indirect taxes to meet GST Deadline??

Explanation issued by CG in light of Section 19 to rescue its power to levy indirect tax might cover up the states but it counts out all the union territories.

article author Akhil Gupta

Posted On:  4 months ago


Draft Registration Rules under Goods and Service tax (GST)

Note: Corresponding changes in the Model GST Law are being carried out separately. Comments , if any may kindly be given by 28th September, 2016. Application for registration Every person, other than a non-resident taxable person, a person required to deduct tax at source under section 37 and a person required to collect tax at source under section 43C, who is liable to be registered under sub-section (1) of section 19 and every person seeking registration under sub-section (3) of section 19 (hereinafter referred to in this Chapter as “the applicant”) shall, before applying for registration, declare his Permanent Account Number (PAN), mobile number and e-mail address in Part A of FORM GST REG-01 on the Common Portal either directly or through a Facilitation Centre, notified by the Board or Commissioner.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


FAQs on Frontend Business Process on GST Portal as per Goods and Service tax (GST)

Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) is a non-profit non-government company, which will provide shared IT infrastructure and service to both central and state governments including tax payers and other stakeholders. The Frontend services of registration, Returns and payments to all taxpayers will be provided by GSTN. It will be the interface between the government and the taxpayers.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


FAQs on Meaning and Scope of Supply as per Goods and Service Tax (GST)

The taxable event under GST shall be the supply of goods and / or services made for consideration in the course or furtherance of business. The taxable events under the existing indirect tax laws such as manufacture, sale, or provision of services shall stand subsumed in the taxable event known as ‘supply’.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan