Posted On:  5 days ago


GST update on value of taxable supply

Adjudicating Authority means any authority competent to pass any order or decision under this Act, but does not include the Board, the Revisional Authority, Authority for Advance Ruling, Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling, the First Appellate Authority and the Appellate Tribunal

article author CA PRADEEP JAIN

Posted On:  6 days ago


GST- Most of the issues been resolved: FM

On demonetization, Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley says that difficult decisions initially pass through difficult phases as historic decisions have temporary pain attached to them. Stressing the implementation of GST, FM says that most of the issues have been resolved; few critical issues are left which will be resolved in the next few weeks.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


Pre-Budget consultations with FMs of all States/ UTs

The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley holds Pre-Budget consultations with the Finance Ministers of all States/ UTs (with legislature); FM: Various steps taken by the Central Government in recent past to unearth black money will help in curbing corruption and making the Indian economy more cleaner, transparent and efficient; Asks the States to work together for putting India on the path of higher growth

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


Full/Partial exemption of late fee under section 20(6) of MVAT Act, for late returns

Goods and Services Tax Act shall be implemented soon. After the implementation of the GST, many state taxes would be subsumed in GST. Most of the existing registered dealers would get registration under GST. The Department is earnestly trying to dispose off the old pending work so that we can focus on smooth implementation of GST in the state. The Department is also actively upgrading the automation processes. At the same time, the dealers also must have started preparations in view of the forthcoming GST

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Enrolment under the new Goods and Service tax (GST) law

I am an existing taxpayer registered under Excise, Service Tax and State Tax Laws such as VAT, Entry Tax, Luxury Tax and Entertainment Tax. I received SMS/ E-Mail with Provisional ID and Password. What are next steps for me? How do I begin to enrol with the GST Common Portal with Provisional ID and Password? All the existing taxpayers and VAT dealers will be given a provisional ID and password. You need to first create your user name and password using the provisional ID and password at the GST common portal – www.gst.gov.in

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Top 9 landmark cases and judgments that brought a change in India

Vodafone was embroiled in a $2.5 billion tax dispute over its purchase of Hutchison Essar Telecom services in April 2007.  The transaction involved purchase of assets of an Indian Company, and therefore the transaction, or part thereof was liable to be taxed in India as per the allegations of tax department. Vodafone Group entered India in 2007 through a subsidiary based in the Netherlands, which acquired Hutchison Telecommunications International Ltd’s

article author Dharmesh Jain

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


How to register or update Digital signature certificate (DSC) and other user services under the new Goods and Service Tax (GST) common portal?

A. Procedure to register DSC on the GST common portal: I have procured a DSC. How can I register my DSC with the GST Common Portal? To register your DSC with the GST Common Portal, you need to perform the following steps:  1. Access the www.gst.gov.in URL. The GST Home page is displayed.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST Levy and exemption on different assesses

GST has been passed in the parliament and the Government is working eagerly to make this act let applicable from 1st April 2017 following the motto “One Nation One Tax”. After this act comes into force each person whether of Service background or of Manufacturing background or of any other back ground will come under one common tax net. Each person has to file common return whether he/she is of Service background or of Manufacturing background or of any other background. This article will give you information on the applicability and exemption on different assesses under the GST law/act.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


Various returns under Goods and Service Tax (GST)

GST has been passed in the parliament and will be and the Government is working eagerly to make this act let applicable from 1st April 2017 following the motto “One Nation One Tax”. After this act come into force each person whether of Service background or of Manufacturing background or of any other back ground will come under one common tax net. Each person has to file common return whether he/she is of Service background or of Manufacturing background or of any other background. This article will give you information on the various returns introduced under the GST act. The following are the returns which have been introduced under the GST

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


FM: Government is working on a target date of 1st April, 2017 for the roll out of the Goods and Service Tax (GST) in the country.

The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley said that the Government is working on a target date of 1st April, 2017 for the roll out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the country. He said that till 16th September, 2017, that is one year after the provisions of the Constitution (101st Amendment) Act, 2016 being brought into force, the Constitution empowers the Central Government to levy excise duty on manufacturing; and service tax on the supply of services. The Finance Minister said that similarly the Constitution Amendment Act empowers the State Governments to levy sales tax or Value Added Tax (VAT) on the sale of goods till that time i.e. 16th September, 2016. The Finance Minister Shri Jaitley said that so far the Government is following the road map for implementation of GST as per the schedule.

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 invoice rules under Goods and Services Tax (GST)

(1) Subject to rule 5, a tax invoice referred to in section 23 shall be issued by the supplier containing the following details:- name, address and GSTIN of the supplier; a consecutive serial number containing only alphabets and/or numerals, unique for a financial year; date of its issue; name, address and GSTIN/ Unique ID Number, if registered, of the recipient; name and address

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

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


Draft Payment 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. 1) Electronic Tax Liability Register The electronic tax liability register under sub-section (7) of section 35 shall be maintained in FORM GST PMT-1 on the Common Portal and all amounts payable by a taxable person shall be debited to the said register. The electronic tax liability register of a registered taxable person shall be debited by:

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


FAQs on Offences and Penalties, Prosecution and Compounding as per Goods and Service Tax (GST)

The Model GST Law codifies the offences and penalties in Chapter XVI. The Act lists 21 offences in section 66, apart from the penalty prescribed under section 8 for availing compounding by a taxable person who is not eligible for it. The said offences are as follows:- Making a supply without invoice or with false/ incorrect invoice; Issuing an invoice without making supply; Not paying tax collected for a period exceeding three months; Not paying tax collected in contravention of the MGL for a period exceeding 3 months

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


FAQs on Inspection, Search, Seizure and Arrest as per Goods and Service tax (GST)

As per law dictionary and as noted in different judicial pronouncements, the term ‘search’, in simple language, denotes an action of a government machinery to go, look through or examine carefully a place, area, person, object etc. in order to find something concealed or for the purpose of discovering evidence of a crime. The search of a person or vehicle or premises etc. can only be done under proper and valid authority of law.

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 Settlement Commission under as per Goods and Service Tax (GST)

The basic objectives of setting up of the Settlement Commission are:- to provide an alternate channel for dispute resolution for the taxpayer; to expedite payment of GST involved in disputes by avoiding costly and time consuming litigation process; to provide an opportunity to tax payers to come clean who may have evaded payment of tax; to serve as a forum for the taxpayer to apply for settlement of their cases, on the basis of true and complete disclosure of their tax liability; to encourage quick settlement of disputes and save the business from the worries of prosecution in certain situations.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


FAQs on Overview of the IGST Act under GST as per Goods and Service Tax (GST)

IGST shall be levied and collected by Centre on inter-state supplies. IGST would be broadly CGST plus SGST and shall be levied on all inter-State taxable supplies of goods and services. The inter-State seller will pay IGST on value addition after adjusting available credit of IGST, CGST, and SGST on his purchases. The Exporting State will transfer to the Centre the credit of SGST used in payment of IGST. The Importing dealer will claim credit of IGST while discharging his output tax liability in his own State. The Centre will transfer to the importing State the credit of IGST used in payment of SGST. The relevant information is also submitted to the Central Agency which will act as a clearing house mechanism, verify the claims and inform the respective governments to transfer the funds.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan