Posted On:  2 months ago


Composition scheme for Small Traders, Manufacturers, Restaurants

Tax payer who option for composition scheme ,have to file only one quarterly return with details of tot turnover .invoice with details are not necessary ,bill of supply will suffice .first such return for the quarter July - September ,2017 has to be filed by 18th October .Form GSTR-4A not to be filed for this quarter.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


No additional burden on Home buyers under GST

The CBEC and States have received several complaints that in view of the works contract service tax rate under GST at 12% in respect of under construction flats, complex etc, the people who have booked flats and made part payment are being asked to make entire payment before 1st July 2017 or to face higher tax incidence for payment made after 1st July 2017. This is against the GST law. as explained below.

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


MVAT: Certificate for purchase of Natural Gas at a notified concessional rate

Natural Gas is covered under entry 15 of Schedule B of the Maharashtra Value Added Tax Act, 2002. The tax rate applicable is 13.5%. A new entry 16 has been added with effect from 24th August 2017 to the said Schedule for the purpose of sale of natural gas at a concessional rate of 3% by virtue of the above referred notification.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


GST FAQ on Query relating on GST on services ,received from various sector have been scrutinise and developed

GST rate would be determined according to declared tariff for the room. And GST at the rate so determined would be levied on the entire amount charged from the customer.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

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 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


If you love your country, know why you should celebrate Independence Day by paying your taxes honestly!

We Indians are proud of our country and always show our love and affection towards it by celebrating Independence Day with flag hoisting, viewing parade, posting messages on what’s app, facebook and other social media, singing patriotic songs and the national anthem, and finally by listening speech of the Prime Minister of India. Leaders and many prominent celebrities will comment on various government policies and changes government should implement to make India a better place for next generation.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


Do you really require to buy Software for GST?

The most common question asked by many SMEs right now is the required to have software for migration or implementation or filing returns for the GST. There are many software which are available in the market by the GSP service provider starting from range of Rs 3000 to 25000. Are these software’s really worth? Do your organization really require GST software

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


Short FAQs on Tweets Questions received by GST_GOI handle

The tweets received by ask GST_ GoI handle were scrutinized and developed into a short FAQ of 100 tweets.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


Format of Invoice in GST for Goods and Service and Mandatory Requirement

Under the GST act the details to be maintained in invoice, types of invoice has been specified. As per nature of transaction they are required to be prepared. Under this article a detailed elaboration has been made on the types of invoices which are required to be prepared along with the details to be mentioned.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  8 months ago


FAQs on Assessment and Audit under GST

As a taxpayer has to pay tax on self-assessment basis, a request for paying tax on provisional basis has to come from the taxpayer which will then have to be permitted by the proper officer. In other words, no tax officer can suo-moto order payment of tax on provisional basis. This is governed by section 60 of CGST/SGST Act. Tax can be paid on a provisional basis only after the proper officer has permitted it through an order passed by him. For this purpose, the taxable person has to make a written request to the proper officer, giving reasons for payment of tax on a provisional basis. Such a request can be made by the taxable person only in such cases where he is unable to determine

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months ago


FAQs on Overview of Goods and Services Tax (GST)

It is a destination based tax on consumption of goods and services. It is proposed to be levied at all stages right from manufacture up to final consumption with credit of taxes paid at previous stages available as setoff. In a nutshell, only value addition will be taxed and burden of tax is to be borne by the final consumer

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months ago


FAQs on Time of Supply under Goods and Service Tax

Section 12 & 13 of the CGST/SGST Act provides for time of supply of goods. The time of supply of goods shall be the earlier of the following namely, (i) the date of issue of invoice by the supplier or the last date on which he is required under Section 28, to issue the invoice with respect to the supply; or (ii) the date on which the supplier receives the payment with respect to the supply.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months 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:  9 months ago


How forming a Company instead of LLP or Partnership can save tax for you after Budget 2017 ?

Budget 2017 has given companies an advantage over partnership and Limited Liability Partnership in terms of Income Tax. The maximum marginal tax rates including surcharge will be following

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  10 months ago


How much you will save as per new Income Tax Slab rates for 2017-18

“I, propose to reduce the existing rate of taxation for individual assesses between income of Rs 2.5 lakhs to Rs 5 lakhs to 5 percent from the present rate of 10 percent.  This would reduce the tax liability of all persons below Rs 5 lakh income either to zero (with rebate) or 50 percent of their existing liability."

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  10 months ago


Income Tax Slab Rates for Financial Year 2017-18 Assessment year 2018-19

This article will give full detail about the slab and flats rates that are applicable for the Assessment year 2018-19 for each person whether company, HUF or individual.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  11 months 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:  1 year 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