Spread the love

For trivial matters, the GST department will not call the company’s CMD or CEO for appearance. On the other hand, if a businessman is not paying GST due to not understanding the GST rules, then he will not be arrested. Recently, such instructions have been issued by the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC). According to the department, many times the CMD and CEO are unaware of many such decisions of the company due to which the GST department is losing revenue. In such a situation, the CMD and CEO of the company will not be called to appear before the department.

Know what is section 69(1) of CGST
But if the CEO and CMD have intentionally evaded GST or wrongly taken input tax credit, then strict action will be taken against them. These instructions of CBIC will give big relief to the traders. According to tax experts, many times there is a mistake in calculating or understanding the tax. Now there will be no arrest in such a situation. Section 69(1) of CGST empowers the commissioner to arrest for tax evasion. But before making any arrest, it has to be assured that the arrest is necessary for proper investigation of tax evasion or that in the absence of arrest, the person may influence the evidence.

Explain that GST has to be paid on the purchase of goods or on the use of services. A tax GST has been brought in its place by removing many existing types of taxes (Excise Duty, VAT, Entry Tax, Service Tax etc.) In India, it has been implemented from 1 July 2017. GST has been implemented in all the states and union territories.

There were many charges to be paid before the implementation of GST.
Prior to July 2017, the tax system that was applicable in the country and the states, businesses had to pay various types of taxes at different stages, from production to sale. For example, as soon as the goods came out of the factory, first of all, excise duty had to be paid on it. Additional Excise Duty was levied separately on many goods. If the same goods are being sent from one state to another, then entry tax was charged as soon as they entered the state. After this, octroi at different places.


Spread the love

By udaen

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.