Articles by Abhishek Raja

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Indian Tobacco Industry Faces Crackdown: Unregistered Packing Machines to Attract Rs 1 Lakh Penalty

  Abhishek Raja    06 February 2024 at 13:11

In a bid to curb revenue leakage within the tobacco manufacturing sector, the Indian government has introduced a significant amendment to the Central GST Act.

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Understanding and Responding to GST Show Cause Notices in India: Key Guidelines

  Abhishek Raja    02 February 2024 at 14:18

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime in India, a comprehensive indirect tax on the manufacture, sale, and consumption of goods and services throughout the country, has streamlined the taxation process.

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Don't Fear the Fine: Avoid Penalty u/s 129(3) with these E-Way Bill Part B Tips!

  Abhishek Raja    24 January 2024 at 14:18

Navigating the intricacies of the E-Way Bill (EWB) mandate can be tricky, especially when it comes to the often-confusing Part B. But fear not, dear reader! This guide unpacks the essential details of Part B and offers insightful case studies to help you avoid the dreaded penalty under Section 129(3) for non-filing.

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Understanding GST Summons: Your Rights, Duties and Validity

  Abhishek Raja    20 September 2023 at 08:53

In this article, we will delve into the concept of GST summons, including what they are, how they work within the legal framework, and what your rights and duties are when you receive a summons. We will also discuss the validity of summonses and the importance of understanding how they function in the GST system.

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How to Effectively Manage Indian GST Compliances: A Layman's Guide!!

  Abhishek Raja    18 September 2023 at 08:52

In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the key components of Indian GST compliances and provide practical insights on how businesses can navigate and streamline their operations to ensure compliance.

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1,000+ Income Tax Notices issued on Moonlighting Income for financial years 2019-2020 and 2020-2021!!

  Abhishek Raja    17 August 2023 at 10:21

The Income Tax Department has recently taken action to address the issue of individuals failing to disclose their additional income from moonlighting activities in their Income Tax Returns (ITRs).

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What are the Consequences of Non-Filing of GSTR-1 on time?

  Abhishek Raja    12 August 2023 at 14:21

In the world of Goods and Services Tax (GST), filing accurate and timely returns is crucial for every registered taxpayer. Timely filing of GST Return is equally important as there are severe consequences not only for the Registered Taxpayer who has missed the deadline but also for the recipient of supplies.

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Gold in any form fails to pass the test of second-hand goods - Kerala AAR

  Abhishek Raja    20 July 2023 at 14:27

According to a recent ruling by the Kerala Authority for Advance Ruling (AAR), tax reductions provided under Rule 32(5) of the Central Goods and Service Tax (CGST) Rules are not applicable when gold is not considered a second-hand commodit

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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.

Posted in Service Tax |   3218 Views


GST department issues show-cause notices to several insurers in India

  Abhishek Raja    28 June 2023 at 09:04

Here is an article on the basis of the news items that show-cause notices have been issued to various insurance companies in India and what action they have taken.

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