Latest Expert Exchange Queries

GST Demo Service software link: https://ims.go2customer.com
Username: demouser Password: demopass
Get your inventory and invoicing software GST Ready from Binarysoft info@binarysoft.com
sitemapHome | Registration | Job Portal for CA's | Expert Exchange | Currency Converter | Post Matrimonial Ads | Post Property Ads
 
 
News shortcuts: From the Courts | News Headlines | VAT (Value Added Tax) | Placements & Empanelment | Various Acts & Rules | Latest Circulars | New Forms | Forex | Auditing | Direct Tax | Customs and Excise | ICAI | Corporate Law | Markets | Students | General | Mergers and Acquisitions | Continuing Prof. Edu. | Budget Extravaganza | Transfer Pricing | GST - Goods and Services Tax
 
 
 
 
Popular Search: articles on VAT and GST in India :: Central Excise rule to resale the machines to a new company :: cpt :: list of goods taxed at 4% :: ARTICLES ON INPUT TAX CREDIT IN VAT :: empanelment :: ACCOUNTING STANDARD :: form 3cd :: ACCOUNTING STANDARDS :: VAT RATES :: TDS :: ICAI offer Get Windows 7,Office 2010 in Rs.799 Taxes :: TAX RATES - GOODS TAXABLE @ 4% :: VAT Audit :: due date for vat payment
 
 
« News Headlines »
 A tax saver scheme with higher returns
 GST registration mandatory for TDS entities
 Govt rules out extension for filing GSTR-3B returns after December
 Tax department’s e-filing portal out of action for 2 hours
 Use ITR-2 to show salary and capital gains income
  TDS Applicability On Government Contracts Under Gst (Under Section 51 Of The Cgst Act, 2017)
  How to file ITR for FY 2016-17 and all the links you need
 All about E-way Bill under GST
 Good and simple tax: on the GST regime
 Seeks to extend the time limit for filing of GSTR-1, GSTR-2 and GSTR-3
 Good news, find Tax Return Preparers soon at a place near you; 5 things to know

FinMin warns of stern action against service tax evaders from Jan 1
December, 30th 2013

The Finance Ministry has warned stern action against service tax evaders from January 1 since the service tax Voluntary Compliance and Encouragement Scheme (VCES) is coming to end on December 31.

“I would like to advise that from January 1, 2014, stern action will be taken against service tax evaders and the provisions in the Finance Act relating to arrest and prosecution will be enforced in right earnest,” Finance Secretary Sumit Bose told reporters here.

Service tax assessees

There are 17 lakh registered service tax assessee, but only 7 lakh are filing the returns on a regular basis and the Ministry considers the rest as evaders.

He also claimed that here has been an overwhelming response to the VCES . “In the last four days, we have received over 16,000 applications involving Rs 1,500 crores of service tax dues,” he said while adding that up to Decemebr 29 tax authorities got 40,000 declarations involving over Rs 5,500 crore.

This would broadly correspond to Rs 55,000 crore of services, which have escaped the tax net.

No extension of VCES

He remided that there would be no extension of the scheme since the last date is laid down in the Finance Act.

In order to help the service tax assesses, it has been decided to open the service tax office beyond working hours on Monday and Tuesday. At the same time, the Government has also extended the banking hours in the designated branches up to 6 p.m. on December 31.

In addition, all Commissionerates have been advised to accept demand drafts/ pay orders submitted by declarants, under the Receipt Payment Rules.

Service tax dues

The declarants are once again reminded that they have to pay half of the declared tax dues by December 31, failing which they would be ineligible for the scheme.

The scheme offers ‘no penalty, no interest’ and provide one-time opportunity to the defaulters to come clean. Under it, defaulters have to pay at least 50 per cent of arrears for the five-year period ending 2012 (October 1, 2001-December 31, 2012) and the balance in another six months without interest.

 
 
Home | About Us | Terms and Conditions | Contact Us
Copyright 2017 CAinINDIA All Right Reserved.
Designed and Developed by Binarysoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Binarysoft Technologies - Privacy Policy

Transfer Pricing | International Taxation | Business Consulting | Corporate Compliance and Consulting | Assurance and Risk Advisory | Indirect Taxes | Direct Taxes | Transaction Advisory | Regular Compliance and Reporting | Tax Assessments | International Taxation Advisory | Capital Structuring | Withholding tax advisory | Expatriate Tax Reporting | Litigation | Badges | Club Badges | Seals | Military Insignias | Emblems | Family Crest | Software Development India | Software Development Company | SEO Company | Web Application Development | MLM Software | MLM Solutions