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.