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GST collection for September 2021

Ministry of Finance has released the statistics of Goods and Services Tax (GST) revenue collection for the month of September 2021....

FAQs on Govt guarantee to back Security Receipts issued by NARCL for acquiring stressed loan assets

Frequently asked questions explaining the various aspects regarding Central Government guarantee to back Security Receipts issued by National Asset Reconstruction Company Limited...

BRICS Meeting on Tax Matters held virtually under Chairship of India

The Heads of Tax Authorities of the BRICS countries held a virtual meeting here today under the Chairship of India.Shri Tarun Bajaj, Secretary, Revenue, Government of India...

CBDT issues clarification on carry forward of losses in case of change in shareholding

CBDT issues clarification regarding carry forward of losses in case of change in shareholding due to strategic disinvestment. Read more...

Due dates for filing of Income Tax Returns and various audit reports for AY 2021-22 extended

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has decided to further extend the due dates for filing of Income Tax Returns and various reports of audit for the Assessment Year 2021-22. ...

CBDT allows taxpayers an opportunity to file application for settlement

t has been decided that applications for settlement can be filed by the taxpayers by 30th September, 2021 before the Interim Board subject to certain conditions......

45th GST Council Meeting will be held on 17th Sep at Lucknow

Finance Ministry has announced that FM Nirmala Sitharaman will chair the 45th meeting of the GST Council on 17th September at Lucknow....

Income Tax raid in Delhi & Gujarat, detected bogus Unsecured Loans of Rs 380 crore

The Income Tax Department carried out a search and seizure operation on 01.09.2021 on a manufacturer and distributor of synthetic yarns and polyester chips having corporate office in Delhi...

Monthly Review of Accounts of Government of India for FY 2021-22 (up to July 2021)

The Monthly Account of the Union Government of India upto the month of July, 2021 has been consolidated and reports published. The highlights are given here...

GST collection for August 2021

The gross GST revenue collected in the month of August 2021 is ₹ 1,12,020 crore. The revenues for the month of August 2021 are 30% higher than the GST revenues in the same month last year....

Grant-in-aid amounting to Rs 13,385.70 crore released to Rural Local Bodies

The Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance has on Monday released an amount of Rs. 13,385.70 crore to 25 States for providing grants to the Rural Local Bodies...

Due date of payment without any additional amount under Vivad se Vishwas Act extended

Considering the difficulties being faced in issuing and amending Form no 3 under Vivad se Vishwas Act, CBDT decides to extend the last date of payment of the amount (without any additional amount) to ...

IT Dept raids Visakhapatnam based group

IT Department has carried out searches at 17 different premises linked to a Visakhapatnam-based group and detected undisclosed transactions worth Rs 40 Crore....

FM chairs 2nd BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting

Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman virtually chaired the second meeting of BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) along with Governor Reserve Ba...

Cabinet approves FDI proposal for an investment of up to Rs 15,000 crore in M/s Anchorage Infrastructure Investments Holding Ltd

The Cabinet Committee of Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the FDI proposal for an investment of upto ₹15,000 crore in M/s Anchorage Infrastructure Inv...

Bank Employees Family Pension to be increased to 30% of last pay drawn

The Government has approved the Indian Banks' Association’s (IBA) proposal to increase the family pension to 30% of last salary drawn....

FM to Infosys: Issues on the Income Tax website should be resolved by 15th September 2021

Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman took a meeting with Mr. Salil Parekh, MD & CEO, Infosys here today afternoon to convey the disappointment and concerns of the Government and the taxpayers about the continuing ...

Exchange Rate Notification No.68/2021 - Customs (N.T.)

Exchange Rate Notification No.68/2021-Customs determines the rate of exchange of conversion of each of the foreign currencies specified in column (2) of each of Schedule I and Schedule II annexed...

Pilot Launch of International Bullion Exchange

The International Bullion Exchange shall be the “Gateway for Bullion Imports into India”, wherein all the bullion imports for domestic consumption shall be channelized through the exchange...

De-notification of ICDs or CFSs or AFSs

Providing relief to custodians of Inland Container Depots (ICDs) and Container Freight Stations (CFSs), the CBIC streamlined the procedure of closure of these facilities...

Finance Ministry releases Revenue Deficit Grant of Rs 9,871 crore to 17 States

State-wise details of the grant released this month and total amount of PDRD Grant released to the States in 2021-22 is annexed....

Vivad Se Vishwas scheme: Government settled disputed tax of Rs 99,756 crore

The scheme Vivad Se Vishwas is a voluntary scheme for resolving pending direct tax disputes amicably with the taxpayers no targets were fixed by the Government...

Digital payments surge from 1459.02 crore to 4371.18 crore in 3 years

On digital payment ecosystem, the Minister stated that the total volumes of digital payments have also increased from 1459.02 crore in FY 2017-18 to 4371.18 crore in FY 2020-21 ...

Everything about e-RUPI (new digital payment instrument)

e-RUPI is basically a digital voucher which a beneficiary gets on his phone in the form of an SMS or QR code. it is a pre-paid voucher which can be redeemed at any centre...

Finance ministry released a grant of Rs 685.80 crore  to Urban Local Bodies

Grants for Urban Local Bodies have been released as per the recommendations of the 15th Finance Commission. The States are required to transfer the grants to the ULBs within 10 working days...

Exchange Rate Notification No.65/2021 - Customs (N.T.)

Notification No.59/2021-Customs (N.T.) - The rate of exchange of conversion of each of the foreign currencies effective from 6th August, 2021...

Finance Ministry released 75K crore to States as GST Compensation shortfall

Ministry of Finance has released today ₹75,000 crore to the States and UTs with Legislature under the back-to-back loan facility in lieu of GST Compensation...

Dr Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad takes charge as Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance

Dr Karad is a first time member of the Rajya Sabha. Active in public service, he has served as Mayor of Aurangabad Municipal Corporation...

FM Nirmala Sitaraman introduced new credit guarantee scheme for MFIs

FM Nirmala Sitaraman introduced new credit guarantee scheme for MFIs...

New Income Tax portal issues: FM officials to hold meeting with Infosys on 22nd June

The new income tax website has upset taxpayers with several technical glitches. Finance Ministry will hold an interactive meeting with Infosys on 22nd June 2021...