CBEC investigating case against Goan Minister

Central Board of Excise and
Customs (CBEC) on Thursday said that it was investigating the case
of Goa`s Education Minister Atanasio Monserrate allegedly
carrying undeclared currency.

‘E-filing of service tax to be mandatory in 2 months’

The government will make electronic filing of service tax mandatory within a couple of months, said a senior official of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC).

Govt scraps service tax on transport of essential items

The government has exempted a number of goods like food grains, fertilisers and farm inputs from paying service tax for transportation through railways and waterways.