Interest for late payment of GST payable on gross tax liability and not after set-off of Input Tax Credit

Vide Decision Of High Court Of Telangana in Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Ltd. v. Commissioner of Central Tax Facts of the case: Case of the petitioner is that the GST portal is designed in such a manner that unless the entire tax liability is discharged, the system will not accept the return in Form GSTR-3B. For example, even if an assessee [...]

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Reimbursement of service tax, by ONGC to assessee not a part of aggregate amount specified in sub-section (2) of section 44BB

Vide Decision of High Court Of Uttarakhand in Director of Income-tax International Taxation v.Schlumberger Asia Services Ltd. Facts of the case: Section 44BB of Income [...]

Reporting requirements in Form 3CD

Section 44AB of the Income-tax Act, 1961 requires specified persons to furnish Tax AuditReport in Form No. 3CD. Form No.3CD was amended vide notification no. GSR 666(E) dated [...]

Legal Entity Identifier: Extension of deadline

Earlier, Reserve Bank Of India hasissued CircularNo.FMRD.FMID.No.10/11.01.007/2018-19dated 29-11-2018on requirement of Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) for participation [...]

Networth Requirements for Clearing Corporations inInternationalFinancial Services Centre(IFSC)

SEBI vide Circular No. SEBI/HO/MRD/DRMNP/CIR/P/2019/60 dated 26-04-2019 has specified the net worth requirements for Clearing Corporations operating in IFSC. The requirements [...]

Permitting Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPI) to invest in Municipal Bonds

RBI  vide  A.P. Circular  No.  33  dated25-04-2019 has permitted FPIsto invest in municipal bonds. SEBI vide Circular No. IMD/FPIC/CIR/P/2019/62 dated 08-05-2019 has [...]

Extension of due date for furnishing GSTR 1 and GTSR 3B for registered persons in specified districts in Odisha till 10th June and 20th June respectively

GSTR 1 and GSTR 3B for the month of April 2019 has to be filed by 10th May 2019 and 20th May 2019 respectively. The Central Board Of Indirect Taxes and Customs vide [...]

Provisions of rule 138E of the CGST Rules notified – Restriction on generation of e-way bill

As per Rule 138E, if an assessee, who is a composition dealer has not filed GST returns for two consecutive tax periods, e-way bill cannot be generated for making supply to [...]

Clarification regarding filing of application for revocation of cancellation of registration

Section 29 of CGST Act, 2017 empowers a proper officer to cancel the registration, including from a retrospective date, of a registered person on account of non-furnishing of [...]

Where assessee-hospital made payments for services rendered towards maintenance of its medical equipments for proper and long functioning, it was required to deduction TDS under section 194C, and not under section 194J

Vide Decision of High Court Of Bombay in Commissioner of Income-tax (TDS)-2 v. Saifee Hospital Facts of the Case: The supplier of medical equipments to the assessee [...]

Extension of due date for linking of Aadhar and PAN

The Central Board of Direct Taxes vide Notification No. 31/2019 dated 31st March 2019 has extended the last date for linking of PAN and Aadhar till 30th September 2019. [...]

Establishment of Branch Office (BO) / Liaison Office (LO) / Project Office (PO) or any other place of business in India by foreign entities

Reserve Bank of India vide Notification No RBI/2018-19/154 dated 28th March 2019 has issued guidelines regarding opening of BO/LO/PO in India by foreign entities. For opening [...]

Deferral of Implementation of Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) by Banks

Reserve Bank Of India vide its Notification No. RBI/2018-2019/146 dated 22nd March 2019 has decided to defer the implementation of Ind AS till further notice by [...]