Posted On:  1 month ago


CLARIFICATION ABOUT TRANSITION CREDIT

There are lots of speculations in the media about the credit of Rs. 65,000 crore claimed by taxpayers in respect of Central Excise and Service Tax in the pre-GST period. Some people are under the impression that because of Rs. 65,000 crore claimed as transition credit, the income of Government this month has plummeted.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 month ago


CBEC reduces CGST rate on specified supplies of Works Contract Services

CBEC Seeks to amend notification No. 11/2017-CT(R) to reduce CGST rate on specified supplies of Works Contract Services vide Notification No. 24/2017-Central Tax (Rate) dated : 21st September, 2017

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month 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


How to file GSTR 3B - FAQ GST

GSTR 3B is a simplified summary return and the purpose of the return is for taxpayers to declare their summary GST liabilities for the tax period and the discharge of these liabilities in a timely manner

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:  2 months ago


CBEC notifies extended due date for filing of GSTR Form-1,2,3

CBEC vide notification No. 29/2017 dated 5th September notifies the extended due date for Filing of Form GSTR-1, Form GSTR-2 and Form GSTR-3 for the month of July and August 2017 as reported by us yesterday vide our post titled “Due date to file GSTR 1, 2, 3 extended for July & August 2017″

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 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:  5 months ago


GST Rates of all items and goods in India as on May 2017

Outcome of Today's GST Council Meeting at Srinagar-  1) GST Council has decided on rates for all 1,211 items except 6 items. And 81%of the total items to be taxed at below 18% GST rate slabs (As per Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhi Ji Statement) 2) GST council approved seven rules of GST and that remaining two rules relating to transition and return are being vetted by a legal committee. (As per Arun Jaitley Ji Statement) 3) GST Council will tomorrow discuss rates on services. 4) List of exempted items will also be decided tomorrow.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  7 months ago


FAQs on Frontend Business Process on GST Portal

Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) is a not-for-profit, non-government company promoted jointly by the Central and State Governments, which will provide shared IT infrastructure and services to both central and state governments including tax payers and other stakeholders. The Frontend services of Registration, Returns, Payments, etc. to all taxpayers will be provided by GSTN. It will be the interface between the government and the taxpayers.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  7 months ago


FAQs on Inspection, Search, Seizure and Arrest under 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 One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  7 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


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:  8 months 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

Posted On:  9 months ago


Reduction of Government litigation – providing monetary limits for filing appeals by the Department before CESTAT

In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 35R of the Central Excise Act,1944 made applicable to Service Tax vide Section 83 of the Finance Act,1994 and Section 131BA of the Customs Act,1962 and in partial modification of earlier instruction issued from F.No. 390/Misc./163/2010- JC dated 17.12.2015, Central Board of Excise & Customs fixes the monetary limit below which appeal shall not be filed in the High Court as Rs.20,00,000

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  9 months ago


Definition of Principal place of business, Proper Officer and Services

Taking further to our discussion, we are continuing our discussion the definitions  given under Section 2 of revised GST law and comparing the same with old model GST law to know the changes made in revised law

article author CA PRADEEP JAIN

Posted On:  9 months ago


Amendments effective from 15.01.2017 to the All Industry Rates of Duty Drawback

The Government considered representations, feedback and data related to the All Industry Rates (AIR) of Duty Drawback that took effect on 15.11.2016 and has notified certain changes vide Notification No. 03/2017-Customs (N.T.) dated 12.01.2017. These changes take effect from 15.01.2017. The notification should be downloaded from www.cbec.gov.in and perused. The changes made, inter-alia, include

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


Dept can adjudicate Show Cause Notices despite unconditional stay by SC

In this regard, I am directed to say that the Board inter alia, had referred the issue of pending adjudications of cases covered by the above said Board Instruction to the Ld. Solicitor General of India. The Ld. Solicitor General has opined, inter alia, that in view of the unconditional stay in force, granted by the Hon’ble Supreme Court, the Department could continue with adjudication of the Show Cause Notices hitherto covered by the Mangali Impex judgment.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


Guidelines for the sale of seized/ confiscated gold

I am directed to refer to the procedure for disposal of seized/ confiscated gold prescribed vide Ministry’s letter F. No. 711/164/93-CUS (AS) dated 08.08.2005 and to state that in addition to the State Bank of India, the sale of seized/ confiscated gold found ripe for disposal can be routed through all Public Sector Banks (approved by RBI to import and sell gold), MMTC Ltd. and STC Ltd.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


CBEC amends 5 Notification related to imposition of Anti Dumping Duty

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1), read with sub-section (5) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) and rules, 18, 20 and 23 of the Customs Tariff (Identification, Assessment and Collection of Anti-Dumping Duty on Dumped Articles and for Determination of Injury) Rules, 1995, the Central Government hereby directs that each of the notifications of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), specified in column

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 year 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