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CBDT invites inputs from taxpayers on drafting of New Direct Tax LawI-T - When assessee has failed to deduct tax at source and even deductee has not paid tax on payment received as it filed loss return, assessee certainly cannot escape from consequences of Ss 201(1) & 40(a)(ia): HCGovt withdraws export duty on sugar exportsAdmission in PG Medical Courses - Govt hikes quota to 5% for differently abledGovt has sanctioned prosecution only against 12 IAS & IPS in DA cases in 3 yrsGovt withdraws export duty of 20% on sugar to stabilise prices in domestic marketACC appoints 1988 batch IRS Simanchala Dash as Pr Special Director in Enforcement Directorate for two yearsAfter UK India also warns Facebook & others of action if they try to influence electoral process through unfair meansDraft agri export policy seeks reform in 'APMC Act'GST should be considered as the start of a process, not the end (See 'JEST GST on GST Home Page')Anti-dumping duty imposed on Dimethylacetamide imported from PR China & TurkeyAnti-dumping duty on Meta Phenylene Diamine (MPDA) imported from PR China - levy extended till 21 March 2019Tariff Item 0713 20 Chickpeas sub-divided further into Kabuli Chana, Bengal gram (desi chana) & OthersSl. no. 21A to Notification 50/2017-Cus, Entry Kabuli Chana amended to reflect change in first scheduleExport duty on raw sugar, white or refined, reduced from 20% to NilST - There is no scope to exclude 'Academic Courses' conducted by respondent IIPM from purview of Service tax levy: CESTATIs notification 1/2018-CT(R) relating to Real Estate Services retrospective?I-T - CBDT Circular prohibiting 'freebies' to doctors for promotion of sales is not retrospective in nature: ITATRow over Royalty on Mineral RightsCus - S.19of CA, 1962 is an empowerment for classification, and not valuation - Matter remanded: CESTATWrit petition challenging constitutional validity of Section 140(3)(iv) of CGST Act dismissed by Bombay High Court; refuses to strike down 1 year time limit for transitional credit availment; holds transitional credit under GST law is a clear case of concession; no discrimination of dealers vis-a-vis manufacturers/service providersSC admits misuse of SC/ST Act; says no immediate arrest of public servantsSushma Swaraj admits that 39 Indians kidnapped by ISIS are officially deadICLS should promote ethics in business, says PresidentPostal Department inks MoUs to design new stamps & promote PhilatelyGovt partners with private entities to protect cyber-spaceCX - A Writ Petition would lie against an OiO, against which an appeal was filed and dismissed as time-barred - HC to exercise discretion, no straightjacket formula: HC Full BenchST VCES, 2013 is not an open ended scheme - benefits thereunder cannot be derived dehors scheme or after its life or duration has come to an end: High Court
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The Last DDT
TIOL DDT 3002, December 30, 2016
SCNs Issued by DRI - To Remain in Call Book
TIOL DDT 3001,
December 29, 2016
DDT is 3000
TIOL DDT 3000,
December 28, 2016
Credit Card - Service Tax on interest portion? - Payable - Board confirms
TIOL DDT 2999,
December 27, 2016
Detention by Customs/DRI - No fault of importer - Demurrage and Shipping Line Charges to be paid by Customs/DRI - Cost Imposed
TIOL DDT 2998,
December 26, 2016
Payment of Tax can be made with Old Currency
TIOL DDT 2997,
December 23, 2016
Anti Dumping Duty on Soda Ash - Notifications Rescinded, but ADD to Continue till High Court Decides the Matter - Government @ speed of Light
TIOL DDT 2996,
December 22, 2016
Current Financial Year 2016-17 is not Conventional Year - FM
TIOL DDT 2995,
December 21, 2016
Service Tax - Online Invoice without Digital Signature
TIOL DDT 2994,
December 20, 2016
Black Money Tax
TIOL DDT 2993, December 19, 2016
RBI Restrictions on Withdrawal from Banks
TIOL DDT 2992, December 16, 2016
Income Tax - Due Date for Payment of Advance Tax Should be Extended in TN
TIOL DDT 2991, December 15, 2016
Less Cash - Less Corruption, Less Tax Evasion
TIOL DDT 2990, December 14, 2016
GST Bills Have to Wait for Next Session of Parliament
TIOL DDT 2989, December 13, 2016
Card Transaction - Service Tax Exemption
TIOL DDT 2988, December 09, 2016
Deposits in Jan Dhan Accounts Not Alarming - Income Tax Department
TIOL DDT 2987, December 08, 2016
Taxpayers and professionals have not been able to keep up pace with IT changes of I-T Department
TIOL DDT 2986, December 07, 2016
Payment by Government Departments through e-payment
TIOL DDT 2985, December 06, 2016
Elusive Power Sharing Agreement - No GST on 1st April 2017?
TIOL DDT 2984,
December 05, 2016
No limit on holding of gold jewellery or ornaments provided it is acquired from explained sources of income including inheritance
TIOL DDT 2983,
December 02, 2016
12 Years of DDT
TIOL DDT 2982, December 01, 2016