Posted On:  3 days ago


Now you can log Complain if Restaurant is charging GST more than 5%

The Government is in GST Council meeting held on 10 November 2017 has decided to reduce rate on 150+ items. The major change was in relation to restaurants service provider. The rate on restaurant was 18% which was reduce to just 5%   The reduction is effective from today 15 November 2017. Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on Restaurant’s will be 5% from existing 18% from

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


CLSS: Under The Realty Radar

Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) aims at giving an impetus to the middle-income group in order to realise its home-buying dream

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


On Blockage of Working Capital of Exporters

There are lots of apprehensions expressed in the media about the problem of blockage of working capital for exporters’ post-GST. There are various figures also being discussed on the blockage of such funds, which are wild estimates. Such media reports are not based on facts

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


Lodging of tax arrear claims and impleading as a party before NCLTs

Recently, a case has come to the notice wherein the Hyderabad Bench of NCLT has passed an order under section 30(6) and 31 of IBC-2016 allowing various reliefs under the Income Tax Act without even making the Department a party to the dispute. The steps to contest the same are being initiated separately.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


Companies (Restriction on number of layers) Rules, 2017

If any company contravenes any provision of these rules the company and every officer of the company who is in default shall be punishable with fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees and where the contravention is a continuing one, with a further fine which may extend to one thousand rupees for every day after the first during which such contravention continues.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


Guidelines for division of GST taxpayers between Central & state govt

Based on the decisions taken in the 9th Meeting of the GST Council held on 16 January, 2017 and 21st Meeting of the GST Council held on 9 September, 2017, the following criteria should be followed for the division of taxpayer base between the Center and the States to ensure single interface:

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


TDS on interest under Capital Gains Accounts Scheme of deceased depositor

TDS oh the interest income accrued for and upto the period of death of the depositor is required to be deducted and reported against PAN of the depositor.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


GST: Clarification on one third deemed deduction on transfer of Land

Real Estate projects based on Joint Venture Agreements entered into by a Developer and a Land Owner, if otherwise legal and proper as per the governing laws, are also eligible for the deemed deduction as specified in para 2 supra. However the said deemed deduction is not available for units transferred to the Land Owner by the Developer.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


GST on Co- operative housing societies- Simplified

This article has been written with a view to increase awareness of members of Housing Societies and Management Committee towards registration requirements and the services which are exempted and which attract GST. An attempt has been made to analyze the terms used in various sections of GST Act and provide some insight into its applicability to Housing Societies

article author Anita Bhadra

Posted On:  2 months ago


CBEC notifies rules for filing Revised GST TRAN-1

Provided that the said persons shall not be allowed to furnish the declaration in FORM GST TRAN–1 after the statement in FORM GST ITC–03 has been furnished.”;

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


Registration exemption for ‘Inter-state Supply of Handicrafts’ notified by CBEC

The persons making inter-State taxable supplies mentioned in the preceding paragraph shall be required to obtain a Permanent Account Number and generate an e-way bill in accordance with the provisions of rule 138 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


GST FAQ on Government Services

These include services provided by government or a local authority or governmental authority by way of any activity in relation to any function entrusted to a municipality under Article 243W of the Constitution and services by a governmental authority by way of any activity in relation to any function entrusted to a Panchayat under article 243G of the Constitut

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


GST on Charitable and Religious Trusts

The provisions relating to taxation of activities of charitable institutions and religious trusts have been borrowed and carried over from the erstwhile service tax provisions. All services provided by such entities are not exempt. In fact, there are many services that are provided by such entities which would be within the ambit of GST.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


Effective GST grievance redresal mechanism needed

The weekly newsletter which is otherwise issued on Fridays was postponed for today so as to cover part of the proceedings of the two days Rajaswa Gyan Sangam which was held on 1st and 2nd September 2017.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST FAQ on MSNS

a registered person will have to approach only one tax authority for all practical purposes. Each registered person would have one tax administration office, either of the Centre or of the State. Legal provisions (called cross empowerment) have been made to ensure that one officer can discharge all functions under CGST, SGST and IGST Act. The registered person would be informed of the tax administration concerned with him.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST FAQ on TEXTILE

Raw jute has been kept at NILL rate of GST i.e. there would be no tax on jute .therefore, as per section 23(1)(a)of the CGST Act ,2017 the supplier dealing only in raw jute are not required to register. Jute mile s are not required to pay tax under Reverse Charge Mechanism (RCM) as mentioned under section 9(4)of the CGST Act,2017

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST FAQ on Queries relating GST receiving from various sectors

-Time of supply of service has been explained in section 13 of CGST Act. The supplier of service will have to issue a tax invoice within 30 days of supply of service (the measurement is finalised by the departmental engineer or service provider whichever is earlier.)in case of reverse charge , government department will raise invoice accordingly [refer section 13(3)].

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST FAQ on Exports

The procedures relating to export have been simplified so as to do away with the paper work and intervention of the department at various stages of export

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST FAQ on Food Processing

: In accordance with the provisions of section 25(4) of the CGST Act, 2017, branches in different States are considered as distinct persons. Further, as per Schedule I, this constitutes supply made in the course or furtherance of business between distinct persons even if made without consideration

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


MGST: Amendment to Notification No. 11/2017 – State Tax (Rate) to reduce SGST rate on specified supplies.

No. MGST-1017/C.R.140(A)/ Taxation-1.— In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 9, sub-section (1) of section 11, sub-section (5) of section 15 and sub-section (1) of section 16 of the Maharashtra Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (XLIII of 2017), the Government of Maharashtra, on the recommendations of the Council,

article author One Roof Consultant