Posted On:  2 days ago


Special Clearing operations of banks on March 30 and 31, 2017

A reference is invited to the circular issued by our Department of Government and Bank Accounts (DGBA.GAD.No.2377/42.01.029/2016-17 dated March 16, 2017) on ‘Annual Closing of Government Accounts – Transactions of Central / State Governments – Special Measures for the Current Financial Year (2016-17)

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 days ago


Processing of returns filed in F.Y. 2015-16 getting time barred on 31.03.2017 on Online TMS in ITD Application

As you are aware that returns furnished by the assesses during the FY 2015-16 are pending for processing u/s 143(1) and the limitation date for the same is 31.03.2017. In this regard, to facilitate the processing of returns which are otherwise not possible to be processed on AST due to various technical and non-technical reasons the Online TMS functionality is being enabled from 15.03.2017. The technical and non­technical reasons are broadly categorized as under

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 days ago


Procedure of TAN application through Simplified Profoma for Incorporating Company Electronically (SPICe) (Form No. INC-32) of MCA

an applicant may apply for allotment of a tax deduction and collection account number through a common application form notified by the Central Government in the Official Gazette, and the Principal Director General  of  Income-tax  (Systems)  or Director General of Income-tax(Systems) shall specify the classes of persons, applicable forms and formats along with procedure for safe  and  secure  transmission  of  such forms and formats  in relation to furnishing of tax deduction and collection account number

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 week ago


CARO 2016 Applicability and its clauses

This Order may be called the Companies (Auditor’s Report) Order, 2016. It shall apply to every company including a foreign company as defined in the Companies Act, 2013 except:– A banking company as defined in the Banking Regulation Act, 1949. An insurance company as defined under the Insurance Act,1938. A company licensed to operate under section 8 of the Companies Act.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


Online Procedure for Applying / Registration of IEC (Import Export Code).

What is IEC (Import Export Code) number used in Export Import business?  IEC Stands for IMPORTER EXPORTER CODE which contains 10 digit number issued by Director General of Foreign Trade, Department of Commerce, Government of India. 

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


12 Things to be done before 31st March, 2017

As we are approaching towards the end of this financial year, there are certain things we should do before the year comes to an end. It is time to ensure that you have your documents and all the pending formalities in place. Tax Planning is important for every taxpayer and the same needs to be done before the end of the year to which Income Pertains. In Addition to Tax Planning Assessee needs to Collect Relevant Supporting and Calculate His Tax Due and Pay the same. Here we have listed things which Assessee needs to do before the end of the year

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Mandatory Aadhaar card for Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana

Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as udentuty document for delivery of services or benefits or subsudues simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings un transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly in a convenient and seamless manner and Aadhaar obviates the need for producing multiple documents to prove one’s identity;

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


Financial and Tax planning Gift for Women on their very own day – Happy Women Day!

A woman’s best security is a little money of her own. Demonization proved all theories of women being spenders wrong, by finding lacs in savingof Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, saved from reimbursement received for household expenses. We have a very small percentage of salaried women in India. Most women in urban areas do a brilliant job of self-employment ranging from tutoring, handicraft, small trade etc

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


RBI instructs Banks to report on Gold Monetisation scheme transactions

In order to have uniformity in reporting, reconciliation and accounting, agency banks may report the Gold Monetisation Scheme transactions i.e., receipt, payment, penalty, interest, commission for mobilisation, handing charges, etc., directly through the government account maintained for the purpose at Central Accounts Section, Reserve Bank of India, Nagpur, on a daily basis as in the case of the transactions of Public Provident Fund (PPF) Scheme, 1968. You may, therefore, approach our Central Accounts Section, Reserve Bank of India, Nagpur for necessary arrangements to report Gold Monetisation Scheme transactions with

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


New Trade mark rules 2017

The Trade Mark Rules, 2017 have been notified and have come into effect from 06th March, 2017. These Rules, which replace the erstwhile Trade Mark Rules 2002, will streamline and simplify the processing of Trade Mark applications.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Failed to reply cash deposit verification of income tax ? Be ready for legal notice

Vide Instruction No. 3/2017 dated 21.02.2017, in file of even number, CBDT has issued a SOP to be followed by the Assessing Officer(s) for Online Verification of Cash Transactions pertaining to the demonetisation period. In continuation thereof, the Board hereby prescribes a Template, to be used for issue of notices under section 133(6) of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (`Act’) in

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


CA guilty of professional misconduct for failure to report suspicious book entries

The Council of ICAI noted that huge payments were made by PCL on behalf of its subsidiary, Altos India Ltd. (AIL) but no disclosure of the same was made by the auditor. Further, it was also concluded that there were suspicious adjustment entries between AIL and PCL which ought to have raised a doubt about the genuineness of the transactions and ought to have been detected and reported by the CA.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Migration to GST of existing Central Excise I Service Tax Assessees

Please refer to my DO letter IV(33) 16/2016-Systems dt. 27th Jan, 2017 on the above subject regarding setting up GST Migration Seva Kendras for smooth transition of existing taxpayers to GST.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


Presidents Assent for Law on Cessation of RBI Liability on demonetised bank notes

The Reserve Bank may, if satisfied, after making such verifications as it may consider necessary that the reasons for failure to deposit the notes within the period specified in the notification referred to in section 3, are genuine, credit the value of the notes in his Know Your Customer compliant bank account in such manner as may be specified by it.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


Exemption from drawal of samples for the purpose of grant of drawback to the AEO certificate holders

I am directed to invite your attention to Circular No. 34/95-Cus dated 06.04.1995 prescribing the monetary limits and frequency of drawal of sample for purposes of grant of drawback and Circular No. 57/1997-Cus dated 31.10.1997 read with Circular No. 25/2005- Cus exempting certain exporters having in house testing facilities and where the samples have earlier been drawn by Central Excise authorities, from drawal of samples for purposes of grant of drawback.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


SEBI (Foreign Portfolio Investor) Second Amendment Regulation, 2017

SEBI/LAD/NRO/GN/2016-17/035.─In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1)of Section 30 read with sub-section (1) of Section 11, clause (ba) of sub -section (2) of Section 11 and sub – sections (1) and (1A) of Section 12 of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act,1992, and under Section 25of the Depositories Act, 1996,the Securities and Exchange Board of India hereby, makes the following regulations to further amend the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Foreign Portfolio Investors) Regulations, 2014, namely

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


SEBI (Settlement of Administrative and Civil Proceedings)(Amendment) Regulation, 2017

In exercise of the powers conferred under section 15JB of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992, section 23JA of the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956 and section 19-IA of the Depositories Act, 1996 read with section 30 of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992, section 31 of the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956 and section 25 of the Depositories Act, 1996, the Securities and Exchange Board of India hereby makes the following regulations to further amend the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Settlement of Administrative and Civil Proceedings) Regulations, 2014

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


GST Migration: Allotment of Provisional Id & Access Token to Maharashtra dealers

As per the above referred Trade Circular 35T of 2016, dt. 12-11-2016 & Trade Circular 2T of 2016, dt. 06-01-2017, the activity of Distribution of Provisional Id and Access Token for Phase 1 and Phase 2 dealers has been started from 14-11-2016 and 06-01-2017 respectively.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month ago


Government launches GST App to facilitate smooth transition to new tax regime

The Finance Ministry on Thursday launched a mobile app for Goods and Services Tax so as to provide updates to taxpayers on the new tax regime which is to be rolled out from July 1. From helping taxpayers in the migration to GST, providing toll free numbers and videos and reading material on GST to putting up draft laws and rules, the app called the CBEC GST app aims to help taxpayers and address their concerns about the new indirect tax regime. The GST mobile app launched by the ministry can be downloaded for free on Android platforms. The iOS version will be made available shortly, an official statement said

article author CA Chirag Chauhan