Dec 25, 2010

AMENDMENTS IN INCOME TAX RULES

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AMENDMENTS IN INCOME TAX RULES
Income tax department has issued a notification about the amendments in rules of income tax act 1962. full notification is as here

Dec 23, 2010

TENDER FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF E FILLING OF RETURNS AND WEB ENABLED SERVICES

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TENDER FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF E FILLING OF RETURNS AND WEB ENABLED SERVICES
 Date: 16/12/2010
Bid Reference No: E-Filing/1/2009/DIT(S)-III
Project Name:  E-FILING OF RETURNS AND OTHER FORMS AND WEB-ENABLED
SERVICES for INCOME TAX DEPARTMENT.
Name of the Ministry / Department:  FINANCE/REVENUE/CBDT/INCOME TAX
DEPARTMENT/Directorate of Income-tax (Systems)
Sealed Technical and Financial bids are invited from eligible bidders for implementation of  EFILING OF RETURNS AND OTHER FORMS AND WEB-ENABLED SERVICES for INCOME TAX
DEPARTMENT project.
A complete set of Bid Document may be purchased by  any interested eligible bidder from the
Department upon payment of a non-refundable cost of Rs.10,000 (Rupees Ten Thousand) and after
submitting the Non Disclosure Agreement (NDA). The  payment should be made in the form of a
Demand Draft in favour of “Accounts Officer, Zonal Accounts Office, CBDT, New Delhi” and
payable at  New Delhi. The Bid Document may be purchased personally from the office of the
undersigned during office hours on all working days.
The Pre-qualification Criteria and the NDA format can be downloaded from the Income tax
Department Website: www.incometaxindia.gov.in
Commencement of issue of Bid Document  : Dt: 16.12.2010, 10:30 hours
Last date and time of purchase of Bid document  : Dt: 23.12.2010, 17:00 hours
Last Date for Queries      : Dt: 03.01.2011, 15:00 hours
Pre-bid meeting      : Dt: 10.01.2011, 15:00 hours
Last date and time for submission of bids  : Dt: 17.01.2011, 14:30 hours
Date & time of opening of Pre-qualification Bids  : Dt: 17.01.2011, 15:00 hours
Director of Income-tax (Systems)-III
E-2, A.R.A. Centre, Ground Floor,
 Jhandewalan Extension,
New Delhi – 110055
WATCH PRE-QUALIFICATION 
DOWNLOAD FORMAT

Dec 22, 2010

SERVICE TAX NOTIFICATION 53/2010 DATED 21.12.2010

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SERVICE TAX NOTIFICATION 53/2010 DATED 21.12.2010
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZZETE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3,
SECTION (i)]
Government of India 
Ministry of Finance 
Department of Revenue 
Notification No. 53/2010 - Service Tax
New Delhi, the 21
st
 December, 2010 
 G.S.R.  (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred  by sub-section (1) of section 93 of the 
Finance Act, 1994 (32 of 1994), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the
public interest so to do, hereby exempts  the taxable service referred to in item (v) of sub-clause 
(zzzze) of clause (105) of section 65 of the said Finance Act (hereinafter referred to as ‘such service’), 
for packaged or canned software (hereinafter referred to as ‘said goods’) from the whole of service 
tax, subject to the condition that-  
(i) the value of the said goods domestically produced or imported, for the purposes of levy of the duty 
of Central Excise or the additional duty of customs leviable under sub-section (1) of section 3 of the
Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), if imported, as the case may be, has been determined under 
section 4A of the Central Excise Act 1944 (1 of 1944) (hereinafter referred to as ‘such value’); and  
(ii) (a) the appropriate duties of excise on such value have been paid by the manufacturer, duplicator
or the person holding the copyright to such software, as the case may be, in respect of software 
manufactured in India; or 
(b) the appropriate duties of customs including the additional duty of customs on such value, have 
been paid by the importer in respect of software which has been imported into India;  
(iii) a declaration made by the service provider on the invoice relating to such service that no amount 
in excess of the retail sale price declared on the said goods has been recovered from the customer. 
Explanations.- For the purpose of this notification, the expression,-  
(i) “appropriate duties of excise” shall mean the duties of excise leviable under section 3 of the Central 
Excise Act, 1944 (1 of 1944) and a notification, for the time being in force, issued in accordance with 
the provision of sub-section (1) of section 5A of the said Central Excise Act; and 
 (ii) “appropriate duties of customs” shall mean the duties of customs leviable under section 12 of the
Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) and any of the provisions of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 
1975) and a notification, for the time being in force, issued in accordance with the provision of subsection (1) of section 25 of the said Customs Act. 
                                                                                               [F. No. 354/189/2010-TRU]
                                                                                          (VIKAS)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

Dec 20, 2010

Custom Imposes Anti Dumping Duty on Synchronous Digital Hierarchy transmission equipment

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Custom Imposes Anti Dumping Duty on Synchronous Digital Hierarchy transmission equipment
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]
                                                          
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)
           
Notification No. 125 /2010-Customs


New Delhi, the 16th  December, 2010

            G.S.R.    (E). –   Whereas  the designated authority in its preliminary findings vide notification number   14/2/2009-DGAD, dated the 7th September, 2009, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 7th September, 2009, had come to the conclusion that various parameters relating to domestic industry collectively and cumulatively established that the domestic industry had suffered material injury in case of imports of  Synchronous Digital Hierarchy transmission equipment, originated in or exported, from China PR and Israel falling under sub-heading 851762 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) (hereinafter referred to as the said Customs Tariff Act), and had  recommended imposition of provisional anti-dumping duty on the imports of the said equipment, originating in or exported from, China PR and Israel;

Dec 15, 2010

SEBI CIRCULAR ABOUT THIRD PARTY ADDRESS AS CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS

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SEBI CIRCULAR ABOUT THIRD PARTY ADDRESS AS CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS
CIR/MRD/DP/ 37 /2010                December 14, 2010 
To, 
All Depositories 
Dear Sir / Madam, 
Sub: Acceptance of third party address as correspondence address 
1. SEBI has received representations  from Market Intermediaries seeking 
guidance and clarifications whether to accept and capture the address of 
some person (hereinafter referred to as “third party”) other than  the beneficial 
owner(BO) as a correspondence address in the details of the demat account 
of the BO.

Dec 11, 2010

SERVICE TAX ON ELECTRICITY METER INSTALLED IN CONSUMER PREMISES

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SERVICE TAX ON ELECTRICITY METER INSTALLED IN CONSUMER PREMISES
Circular No. 131/ 13/ 2010 – ST
F.No.356/13/2010-TRU
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Tax Research Unit
North Block, New Delhi
7th December 2010
To
            Chief Commissioners of Central Excise and Service Tax (All),
            Director General (Service Tax),
            Director General (Central Excise Intelligence),        
            Director General (Audit),
            Commissioners of Service Tax (All),
            Commissioners of Central Excise and Service Tax (All).

Madam/Sir,
           

Subject: - Electricity meter installed in consumers’ premises and hire charges collected – whether covered under exemption for transmission and distribution of electricity – reg.

Dec 6, 2010

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 42/2010

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 42/2010



       
Circular No. 42/ 2010-Customs

F.No.528/49/2010-STO (TU)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Excise & Customs

229A, North Block,
New Delhi-110001

29th November, 2010.
To
All Chief Commissioners of Customs / Customs (Prev.).
All Chief Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise.
All Commissioners of Customs / Customs (Prev.).
All Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise.
All Director Generals under CBEC.


Subject: Classification of PXI Controllers, Input/Output Modules, Signal Converters and Chassis and its parts-regarding.

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 43/2010 ABOUT ANTI DUMPING DUTY ON CFL

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 43/2010 ABOUT ANTI DUMPING DUTY ON CFL
    Circular No.43/ 2010-Customs

F.No.528/53/2007-Cus (TU)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Excise & Customs

229A, North Block, New Delhi-110001
 6th December, 2010.
To,

All Chief Commissioners of Customs / Customs (Prev.).
All Chief Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise.
All Commissioners of Customs / Customs (Prev.).
All Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise.
All Director Generals under CBEC.

Subject: -         Anti Dumping Duty on parts/components of Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFL) from China and Hong Kong as per Customs Notification No.138/2002-Customs dated 10.12.2002 – Regarding.

Dec 3, 2010

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 120/2010 ABOUT IMPORT OF PHENOL

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 120/2010 ABOUT IMPORT OF PHENOL
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]
                                                          
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)

NOTIFICATION
No.120 /2010-Customs

New Delhi, the 1st December, 2010
G.S.R.       (E). - Whereas in the matter of imports of Phenol [hereinafter referred to as the subject goods], falling under sub heading 2907 11 10 or 2707 99 00  of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), originating in, or exported from, Thailand and Japan (hereinafter referred as the subject countries) and imported into India, the designated authority in its preliminary findings vide notification No.14/27/2009-DGAD, dated the 3rd February, 2010, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 3rd February, 2010, had come to the conclusion that –

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO. 122/2010 ABOUT IMPORT OF BUS AND TRUCK REDIAL TYRES

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO. 122/2010 ABOUT IMPORT OF BUS AND TRUCK REDIAL TYRES
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Revenue)

Notification No. 122/2010-Customs

New Delhi, the 2nd December, 2010

    G.S.R. 947(E). – Whereas, in the matter of import of Bus and Truck Radial Tyres, (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under item numbers 40112010 (for tyres) and 40131020 and 40129049 (for tubes and flaps respectively)  of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) and originating in, or exported from the People's Republic of China(China PR) and Thailand (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries), the designated authority, vide its final findings in notification No. 14/17/2008-DGAD, dated the 1st January, 2010 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 1stJanuary, 2010, had come to the conclusion that —

Nov 16, 2010

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 96/2010 ABOUT CARGO SERVICE PROVIDER

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 96/2010 ABOUT CARGO SERVICE PROVIDER
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (I)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)

Notification No. 96 / 2010 – Customs (N.T.)
New Delhi, dated the 12th November, 2010.

G.S.R. (E). - In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 141 read with section 157 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Board of Excise and Customs hereby makes the following regulations further to amend the Handling of Cargo in Customs Areas Regulations, 2009, namely :-

1. (1) These regulations may be called the Handling of Cargo in Customs Areas Amendment Regulations, 2010.

Oct 29, 2010

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION ABOUT IMPORT OF BUSES AND TRUCKS RADIAL TYRES

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION ABOUT IMPORT OF BUSES AND TRUCKS RADIAL TYRES
New Delhi, the 28th October, 2010

    G.S.R. 864 (E). – Whereas, in the matter of import of Bus and Truck Radial Tyres, (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods) , falling under item nos. 40112010 (for tyres) and 40131020 and 40129049 (for tubes and flaps respectively)  of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) and originating in, or exported from the People's Republic of China(China PR) and Thailand (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries), the designated authority, vide its final findings in notification No. 14/17/2008-DGAD, dated the 1st January, 2010 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 1stJanuary, 2010, had come to the conclusion that —

Oct 22, 2010

INCOME TAX ISSUED A TAX DEMAND ON VODAFONE

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INCOME TAX ISSUED A TAX DEMAND ON VODAFONE
Income tax department has issued a fresh notification on vodafone company. full notification is as under.

The Income Tax department today issued an order raising a tax demand of
Rs.11,217.95 crore on Vodafone International Holdings BV treating it as an
assessee in default under section 201(1) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 (the Act) for
failure to deduct tax as required under section 195 of the Act before making a
payment of US $ 11,076 million to Hutchinson Telecommunications International
Limited. The tax demand is to be paid within 30 days of the receipt of the notice of
demand.
The tax demand has been raised in pursuance to the direction of Hon’ble
Supreme Court of India dated 27th September 2010 to the Income Tax Assessing
Officer to determine and quantify the tax liability of Vodafone within four weeks.

Oct 12, 2010

SERVICE TAX NOTIFICATION 49/10 ABOUT LOTTERY TICKETS

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SERVICE TAX NOTIFICATION 49/10 ABOUT LOTTERY TICKETS
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Revenue)

Notification No. 49/2010 - Service Tax
            New Delhi, the 8th October, 2010

            G.S.R. (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and (2) of section 94 of the Finance Act, 1994 (32 of 1994) (hereinafter referred to as the said Act), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Service Tax Rules, 1994, namely :-

INDIA SIGNS TAX INFORMATION EXCHANGE AGREEMENT WITH BARMUDA

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INDIA SIGNS TAX INFORMATION EXCHANGE AGREEMENT WITH BARMUDA
No.402/92/2006-MC (43 of 2010)
Government of India / Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
***
New Delhi dated 7th September 2010
India Signs its First TIEA with Bermuda
India and Bermuda signed a Tax Information Exchange Agreement
(TIEA) today. The agreement was signed by Shri S. S. Palanimanickam,
Minister of State for Revenue, on behalf of India and Dr. Ewart Brown,
Premier, on behalf of Bermuda.

Oct 5, 2010

CUSTOM TARIFF NOTIFICATION NO. 104/2010

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CUSTOM TARIFF NOTIFICATION NO. 104/2010
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRA ORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB SECTION (i)]
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)
NOTIFICATION
No. 104 / 2010- CUSTOMS
New Delhi, dated the 1st October, 2010.
G.S.R. (E) – In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), and in supersession of the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) No. 94/2010 –Customs dated the 15th September, 2010, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 761 (E) dated the 15th September, 2010,

Sep 28, 2010

DUE DATE OF FILING INCOME TAX RETURN HAS EXTENDED

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DUE DATE OF FILING INCOME TAX RETURN HAS EXTENDED
No.402/92/2006-MC (42 of 2010)
Government of India / Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
***
New Delhi dated 28th September 2010
Press Release
The Central Board of Direct Taxes have extended the due date of
filing income tax returns for the assessment year 2010-11 from 30th
September 2010 up to 15th October 2010. The due date has been extended in
view of disturbance to general life caused by floods. Accordingly, the due
date for obtaining tax audit report u/s 44AB also stands extended to 15th
October 2010.
The due date of 30th September 2010 is prescribed for corporate
taxpayers, taxpayers whose accounts are subject to tax audit u/s 44AB of the
Income Tax Act 1961 or audit under any other law, and working partners of
firm the accounts of which are liable to tax audit or audit under any other
law.
The due date for the state of Jammu and Kashmir shall, however,
remain 30th November 2010 as extended earlier.
***

CUSTOM CIRCULAR NO 38 ABOUT FOREIGN TRADE POLICY DATED 27-09-2010

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CUSTOM CIRCULAR NO 38 ABOUT FOREIGN TRADE POLICY DATED 27-09-2010
Circular No. 38 /2010-Cus.

F.NO.605/33/2010-DBK
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue


New Delhi dated the 27th September, 2010
To
All Chief Commissioners of Customs
All Chief Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise/ Central Excise
All Director Generals under CBEC,
All Commissioners of Customs, Customs (Preventive)
All Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise/ Central Excise
Sir/Madam,


Sub: Foreign Trade Policy (FTP), 2009-14 – regarding.

The Annual Supplement to the Foreign Trade Policy (hereinafter referred to as the FTP), 2009-2014  and the Handbook of Procedures (Vol.I) (hereinafter referred to as the Handbook) have been notified by the DGFT vide notification No. 1(RE-2010) / 2009-2014 dated 23th August 2010 and Public Notice 1(RE-2010)/2009-14 dated 23th August 2010 respectively. The Department of Revenue has since issued notification Nos.88/2010-Cus, 89/2010-Cus  90/2010-Cus all dated 01.09.2010, 91/2010-Cus dated 06.09.2010, 92/2010-Cus dated 10.09.2010, 93/2010-Cus dated 14.09.2010 & 97/2010-Cus dated 21.09.2010 to implement the Policy and the Handbook. The FTP, Handbook and the above mentioned notifications may please be perused for details. The salient features of the changes are discussed below:

I.              New schemes.

Annual Export Promotion Capital Goods scheme

The annual supplement has introduced a provision in para 5.2 D of the FTP that EPCG Authorization can also be issued for annual requirement to Status Certificate Holders and all other categories of exporters having past export performance (in preceding two years), both under zero duty and 3% duty Schemes.  The authorization for annual requirement may not indicate the capital goods which can be imported under the authorization.  However, the authorization  shall indicate export product(s) to be exported under the authorization. The authorization holder shall submit a Nexus Certificate from an independent Chartered Engineer (CEC), certifying nexus of imported capital goods with the export  product, to the Customs authorities at the time of clearance of imported capital goods. Notification No. 92/2010-Cus dated 10.09.2010 refers in this regard.

II.         Changes in the existing Export Promotion schemes

(1)        Zero duty Export Promotion Capital Goods (EPCG) Scheme

This scheme has been extended upto 31.3.2012.  Further, the scheme has been expanded by adding some more sectors like rubber products, paints and varnishes, glass and glassware, ceramics, paper, books, animal by-products, ossein and gelatine, graphite products and explosives,  marine  products, sports goods and toys, engineering products (iron & steel, pipes and tubes and ferro alloys). Notification no. 92/2010-Cus dated 10.09.2010 may please be referred.

(2)        Status Holder Incentive Scheme (SHIS)

This scheme has been extended upto 31.3.2012 and has been expanded by adding some more sectors rubber products, paints and varnishes, glass and glassware, ceramics, paper, books, animal by-products, ossein and gelatine, graphite products and explosives, sports goods and toys, electronic products, engineering products (iron & steel, steel pipes, tubes and fittings thereof and ferro alloys). Notification no. 92/2010-Cus dated 10.09.2010 has been issued in this regard.

(3)        Applicability of benefits under Zero Duty EPCG & SHIS schemes

Para 5.1A to HBPv.1(2009-14) as notified on 27-08-2009 provided that benefit of Zero Duty EPCG Scheme & SHIS shall not be simultaneously available in the same year.  The HBPv.1 (RE 2010) has made this provision clear by providing in para 3.10.3 to the effect that SHIS scrips will not be issued in the year in which Zero Duty DPCG authorization has been issued and that the SHIS scrips which are not issued in a particular year for the reason that Zero Duty EPCG authorization has been issued in that year shall not be issued in subsequent years also.  The Customs notifications Nos. 101/2009-Cus dated 11.09.2009, 102/2009-Cus dated 11.09.2009 and 104/2009-Cus dated 14.09.2009 have been accordingly amended vide notification No. 92/2010-Cus dated 10.09.2010.

(4)        Served From India Scheme (SFIS)

As per existing Notification No. 91/2009-Cus, import of vehicles is not allowed under the Served From India Scheme(SFIS),  even if such vehicles are freely importable under the Foreign Trade Policy. However, after the announcement of Annual supplement to the Foreign Trade Policy, vehicles which are in the nature of professional equipment such as Airfield Fire Fighting and Rescue Vehicles (AFFRVs), Heavy Duty Modular Trailer Combination, Reach Stackers etc.  for use by the service provider in his regular service business have been allowed to be imported against SFIS scrips. However, personal vehicles such as motor cars/ Sports Utility Vehicles(SUVs) / Multi Utility Vehicles (MUVs)  etc. are not permitted to be imported against SFIS scrips. Notification no. 90/2010-Cus dated 01.09.2010 refers in this regard.

(5)        Agri-Infrastructure Incentive Scrip (AIIS).

The Agri Infrastructure Scrips (AIIS) issued under para 3.13.4 of the FTP Vishesh Krishi Gram Udyog Yojana (VKGUY) can now be transferred to units in Parks  recognized by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries, for import of cold chain equipment.  This facility, however, shall not be allowed to developers of Agri parks. The Notification no. 90/2010-Cus dated 01.09.2010 has been issued in this regard.

(6)        Advance Authorization Scheme

The goods imported under Advance Authorization for Annual Requirement have been exempted from anti-dumping duty & Safeguard duty on the same lines as the goods imported under normal advance authorization scheme. Notification no. 90/2010-Cus dated 01.09.2010 may please be referred.

(7)        DEPB Scheme

There is no change in the scheme except that the scheme shall now be valid upto 30.06.2011. Necessary amendments in the existing Notification No. 97/2009-Cus dated 11.9.2009 will be made at the appropriate time.

III.        Miscellaneous changes

(i)             The export duty on export of imported raw hides & skins and semi- processed leathers from bonded warehouse, has been reduced from the present level of 60% to Nil. The Notification No. 88/2010-Cus dated 01.09.2010 refers in this regard.

(ii)            The import of duty free embellishments has been allowed to polyester made-ups in line with the facility available to cotton made ups. The Notification No. 21/2002-Cus dated 01.03.2002 has been amended vide Notification No. 89/2010-Cus dated 01.09.2010 accordingly.

(iii)           The import of duty free embellishments has been allowed to handloom made-ups also in line with the facility available to cotton made ups (other than handloom). The Notification No. 21/2002-Cus dated 01.03.2002 has been amended vide Notification No. 91/2010-Cus dated 06.09.2010 accordingly.

(iv)          The list of existing items which are allowed duty free for Gem and Jewellery sector has been extended and items, namely, tags and lables, security sensors on cards, staple fibre, poly bags, if imported by the Gem and Jewellery sector have been permitted within the overall limits already allowed under the scheme.  The notification No. 97/2010-Cus dated 21.09.2010 amending existing notification no. 41/1999-Cus dated 28.04.1999 has been issued in this regard.

(v)           Five new ports including Ennore (Tamil Nadu) have been notified  for the purpose of imports and exports under Export promotion Schemes.   

IV.        These instructions may be brought to the notice of the trade / exporters by issuing suitable Trade / Public Notices. Suitable Standing orders/instructions may be issued for the guidance of the assessing officers. Difficulties faced, if any in implementation of the Circular may please be brought to the notice of the Board at an early date.

V.         Receipt of this Circular may kindly be acknowledged.
Yours faithfully,

 (NAJIB SHAH)
JOINT SECRETARY
Telefax-011-23341079

Sep 27, 2010

EXCISE CIRCULAR ABOUT MEASURES TO STREAMLINE THE PROCESSING OF DEPARTMENT LITIGATION BEFORE THE COURTS AND TRIBUNAL

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EXCISE CIRCULAR ABOUT MEASURES TO STREAMLINE THE PROCESSING OF DEPARTMENT LITIGATION BEFORE THE COURTS AND TRIBUNAL
Circular No. 935/25/2010-CX

F. No. 390/Misc./100/2009-JC
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
(Central Board of Excise & Customs)
                                                               .....
New Delhi, dated the    21st   September 2010
To,

1. All Chief Commissioners and Director Generals under the Central Board of   Excise and Customs.
2.  CDR, Customs, Excise & Service Tax Appellate Tribunal.
3. All Commissioners of Customs / Central Excise/ Service Tax /All Joint Chief Departmental Representatives / Commissioner, Directorate of Legal Affairs
4.  

Sub:-    Measures to streamline the processing of departmental litigation before the Courts and Tribunal - reg.

Sep 26, 2010

CUSTOM CIRCULAR NO 36 ABOUT CONVERSION OF SHIPPING BILLS

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CUSTOM CIRCULAR NO 36 ABOUT CONVERSION OF SHIPPING BILLS
CIRCULAR NO. 36/2010-CUSTOMS

F.No.609/121/2009-DBK
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Excise & Custom
*****
New Delhi, the  23rd September, 2010
To                                                                      
                                                                                                                                   
All Chief Commissioners of Customs/Central Excise/Customs &Central Excise.
All Commissioners of Customs/Customs (P)/Customs &Central Excise /Central Excise.
All Director Generals of CBEC,
Chief Departmental Representative of Customs Excise & Service Tax Appellate Tribunal.

Sir/Madam,
                       
Sub: Conversion of free shipping bills to export promotion  scheme  shipping bills and conversion of shipping bills from one scheme  to another – reg.

Sep 24, 2010

DUE DATE OF FILLINF INCOME TAX RETURN EXTENDS IN SATATE OF J&K

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DUE DATE OF FILLINF INCOME TAX RETURN EXTENDS IN SATATE OF J&K
CBDT today 23 of september 2010 issued a circular about due date of filling income tax return in state of jammu & kashmir. because of different problems there such as flood in the plain areas, instability in the kashmir where natural disaster in leh. so now the due date extends to 30 th november 2010.

Sep 20, 2010

All about Form 24G of tds

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All about Form 24G of tds
The Pay and Accounts Office (PAO)/ District Treasury Office (DTO)/ Cheque Drawing and Disbursing Office (CDDO) are required to file Form 24G as per Income-tax Department Notification no. 41/2010 dated May 31, 2010. In case of an office of the Government, where tax has been paid to the credit of Central Government without the production of a challan associated with deposit of the tax in a bank, the PAO / CDDO / DTO or an equivalent office (herein after called as AO in this document) government is required to file Form 24G.
Form 24G is to be furnished only in electronic form.

Sep 19, 2010

CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 84/2010 DATED 17-09-2010

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CUSTOM NOTIFICATION NO 84/2010 DATED 17-09-2010
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II,
SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)

New Delhi, dated the 17th  September, 2010

Notification No.  84/2010 - CUSTOMS (N.T.)