Fate of GST Bill remains uncertain

The bill on GST, which will be the biggest tax reform after 1947, was introduced in the Lok Sabha in December last year.

Deputy Commissioner of Central Excise sentenced to 3 years RI

A CBI court here on Saturday sentenced a Deputy Commissioner of Central Excise to three years rigourous imprisonment in a disproportionate assets case under Prevention of Corruption Act.

Two Central Excise Dept employees arrested by CBI

 CBI on Thursday arrested two employees of Central Excise in connection with a graft case and recovered incriminating documents after conducting searches at five places.

CBI recovers cash from Central Excise officer's office

CBI on Thursday carried out searches against officials of Central Excise posted at Special Economic Zone of Mundra, Gujarat and recovered cash from their offices besides property documents and jewellery from residences.

Jayalalithaa writes letter to PM Modi, suggests two-tier tax machinery

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has suggested to the central government to delegate the levy, collection and appropriation of tax substitutes for value added tax, central excise and service tax by the state.

30k officers of central excise, customs to go on 3-day strike

About 30,000 officers of Central Excise and Customs will observe a 3-day nationwide strike beginning March 29, protesting against the working conditions and "delayed" promotions.

Rs 30-cr tax evasion case against Kolkata firm

Central excise officials Friday registered a case of alleged duty evasion of Rs 30 crore by a Kolkata-based iron and cement manufacturer firm.