Swachh Bharat Cess on Service Tax

Swachh Bharat Cess (SBC) – Increased Burden of Service Tax

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What is Swachh Bharat Cess (SBC)? The Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) was initiated and officially launched by the government of India on 2nd Oct, 2014 by the Hon’ble Prime Minister with an aim to accomplish the vision of ‘Clean India’. The campaign covers approximately 4,041 statutory cities and towns to clean the roads, streets, localities […]

Internal Financial Control - A New line of Defence

Internal Financial Control (IFC) – A New Line of Defence

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Internal Financial Control (IFC) The 2013 Companies Act (“Act”) marks a major step towards raising the bar on corporate governance in India. The Companies Act has re-emphasised the importance of robust internal control environment by introducing the term ‘Internal Financial Controls’, casting specific responsibilities on the Board, Audit committee, Management as well as the Auditors. […]

Various Ammendments and Updates of DVAT 2004

Various Amendments and Updates of DVAT 2004

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Amendment in Delhi Value Added Tax Act, 2004 1 Extension in date of effect of Form T-2: Now, Form T-2 shall be applicable from 01/02/2013. Source for pt. 1: Notification No.F.7(433)/Policy-II/VAT/2012/1079-1090-03/01/2013  2.1 Day to issue Central Declaration Forms & Certificates:– The Department of Trade & Taxes shall issue Central Declaration Forms or Certificates to the dealers […]

Provisions of Companies Act 2013 on Dividend

Provisions of Companies Act 2013 on Dividend

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Section 2(35) of the Companies Act, 2013 says: “dividend” includes any interim dividend. Section 123 of the Act: Declaration of Dividend: No Company to declare and pay except: Out of the profits (after depreciation), or out of the accumulated profits (after depreciation), or out of both; Out of money provided by the Central or State […]

Section 269SS & 269T of Income Tax Act

Section 269SS & 269T – A Small Anti Black Money Step by Government

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The Finance Act, 2015 amended Section 269SS and Section 269T to include transactions in immovable property in order to curb black money circulation. However, the term “Immovable property” has not been defined in the amendment for the purpose of the Income Tax Act. The meaning assigned to the term “immovable property” in section 269UA(d) is […]