Service Tax Articles


Zyfin Research Secures Landmark CENVAT Credit Refund: A Detailed Breakdown

  CA Kunal Jain    12 December 2023 at 09:05

Zyfin Research Pvt. Ltd., a leading research and data support provider, triumphs in its battle for the refund of accumulated CENVAT credit.

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Big blow to Service Tax Department as Mumbai CESTAT remands major case for fresh adjudication!

  Abhishek Raja    15 July 2023 at 06:51

The legality of the order made by the Commissioner of Service Tax, Mumbai-VII is under scrutiny in this appeal.

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Reimbursements on electricity expenses from the occupants chargeable to Service tax

  Bimal Jain    02 April 2019 at 12:06

Recently, the issue of levibility of Service Tax on reimbursements on electricity expenses received from the occupants of a complex came before a Single Member ..

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No Service Tax on reimbursements prior to May 14, 2015 held by SC

  Bimal Jain    10 March 2018 at 12:50

The issue of taxability of out-of-pocket expenses has always been a matter of litigation. Before April, 2006 there was no specific provision to this effect. How..

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Preparing and filing service tax return

  Shekhar Gupta    26 May 2017 at 11:15

The Service Tax has been levied through the Finance Act, 1994 and Service Tax Rules, 1994.Currently, the rate of service tax is 15%.

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Amendments applicable on Educational Institutions under service tax

  manish kumar    27 March 2017 at 11:01

Taxability on Educational Institutes under service tax

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Service tax under Reverse Charge Mechanism on Goods Transport Agency (GTA)

  CA. Arpan Jain    20 March 2017 at 17:46

Goods Transport Agency (GTA) means any person who provides service in relation to transport of goods by road and issues consignment note, by whatever name called.

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Cenvat credit on deposits insurance - Banks v/s Departments

  Ravi Kumar Somani    20 March 2017 at 11:11

One of the major revenue earned by the bankers is in the form of interest which is outside the purview of service tax as the same is covered in the negative list.

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Withdrawal of Service Tax Exemption for Educational Institutions

  NITIN GOYAL    11 March 2017 at 12:12

With the Introduction of Negative List Regime in the year 2012, all services becomes taxable except the services which are covered in Negative List or which are exempted by government through issue of any exemption notification.

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Taxability of Aggregator service

  Tony John    06 March 2017 at 11:22

Discussion on definition and taxability of Aggregator service

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