Council may consider relaxing due dates for New Simplified Returns

GST Council to deliberate on relaxing the dates for new simplified returns coming in action from January 2020; Last date.....

Sep 16, 2019

Eye Share: The Cacophony of GST Rates

The GST was implemented in India with a multiple tax rate structure consisting of 0%, 5%, 12%, 18% and 28%.....

Sep 16, 2019

Eye Share: Refund Under Inverted Duty Structure and Verdicts

Section 54(3) allows refund of un-utilised Input Tax Credit (ITC) under two circumstances i.e. Zero- rated supplies without payment of.....

Sep 16, 2019

Eye Share: A Paradox on Composite Supply v/s Mixed Supply Under GST

Under the GST regime, taxability of particular goods or services depends on whether the supply amounts to ‘supply’ as defined.....

Sep 13, 2019

Biggest DGGI & DRI crackdown on ITC fraudsters, swoops exporters claiming bogus IGST refund

Pan-India searches were carried out at 336 different locations across the country yesterday in the biggest ever joint operation by.....

Sep 12, 2019

HC: Grants regular bail to applicant arrested for fraudulent ITC availment/tax-evasion

Gujarat HC releases applicant (accused) on regular bail in connection with alleged offence for contravention of section 132 (1)(b) and.....

Sep 16, 2019

AAR: Supply of security, cleaning, housekeeping and sweeping services to Govt. hospital not exempt

West Bengal AAR denies exemption from payment of GST to the applicant engaged in supply of facility management services such.....

Sep 16, 2019

AAR: Service relating to establishment/management of hospitals/similar health facilities by 100% State-owned entity, exempt

West Bengal AAR holds the applicant eligible for exemption on supply of any service in relation to establishment and maintenance.....

Sep 16, 2019

HC: Allows release of seized vehicle/goods upon furnishing bank guarantee

Gujarat HC directs the Revenue to release seized vehicle along with the goods contained therein subject to furnishing of bank.....

Sep 16, 2019

HC: Grants interim release of goods on payment of tax & penalty, subject to final outcome of writ

Gujarat HC directs the Respondent to release the conveyance and the goods finding that the applicant had paid an amount towards.....

Sep 16, 2019

Annual Returns for taxpayers with turnover upto 2 Crores likely to be scrapped

GST Council likely to announce doing away with filing of GST annual returns for taxpayers with annual turnover upto Rs......

Sep 11, 2019

Madras HC allows credit transition of Education Cess, Secondary/ Higher Education Cess & KKC into GST

Madras HC allows writ petition of Sutherland Global that challenged Department's denial of credit of Education Cess, Secondary and Higher.....

Sep 05, 2019

HC : Grants interim bail to MNC executives for GST default, imposes stringent conditions

Madras HC grants interim bail to 2 high ranking officials (apparently foreign nationals) of an Indian subsidiary of a Korean.....

Aug 14, 2019

HC: Quashes Notification/Circular denying accumulated ITC refund upto July 2018 to textile industry

Gujarat HC quashes Notification No. 20/2018 dated July 26, 2018 and Circular No. 56/30/2018-GST dated August 24, 2018 to the.....

Aug 02, 2019

Finance Bill, 2019 receives Presidential assent

Finance (No. 2) Bill, 2019 receives Presidential assent on August 1st.....

Aug 02, 2019

HC : Bombay HC continues ad-interim relief in arrest matter, citing issue pendency before SC(LB)

HC directs continuation of ad-interim relief granted earlier, restraining Revenue from taking any coercive action against assessee in respect of arrest.....

Jul 12, 2019

HC : Press Release clarifying last date of availing ITC to be GSTR-3B due date, 'illegal'

Gujarat HC holds the Press Release dated October 18, 2018 to the extent clarifying that the last date for availing.....

Jul 08, 2019

Notification prescribing output-tax payment before GSTR-3B due date challenged before Telangana HC

Telangana HC issues notice in writ challenging vires of Notifications issued u/s 168 of CGST Act r/w Rule 61(5) of.....

Jul 17, 2019

Govt. issues Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for TDS updated as on February 18, 2019

Govt. issues Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for TDS updated as on February 18, 2019; Includes procedure for filing TDS Return.....

Feb 18, 2019