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CBEC issues transfer order of 53 Commissioners (See 'Transfer' in Pitara) K Anantha Padmanabhan goes to Chennai Central Excise (See 'Transfer' in Pitara) Kaushal Srivastava gets addl charge of Vigilance + computerisation (See 'Service News' in Pitara) PM 'gazettes' grassroot-level relief for common man; directs Govt agencies to accept self-certified documents in place of affidavit (See 'Breaking News') About Rs 3500 Cr public fund lying unclaimed with companies, says Minister (See 'Mixed Buzz') K V Chowdary appointed as new CBDT Chairman (See 'Service News' in Pitara) ST - Appellant importing Liquid Helium in vacuum insulated tanks from foreign supplier - after use, tanks are re-exported - as exporter of helium has no control over tanks, he cannot be held to be storage and warehouse keeper - no ST payable under Reverse charge: CESTAT (See 'Breaking News') Capping of prices of non-scheduled drugs: Delhi HC issues notice to NPPA Civil Services Exam imbroglio creates pandemonium in Parliament ITAT grants relief to Bollywood Star Salman Khan; sets aside penalty imposed for claiming legal expenses incurred on criminal cases as business expenditure (See ‘Breaking News’) Service Tax on Foreclosure charges – No charges for foreclosing Litigation (See 'DDT' Column) CENVATTED Moulds & dies sent to 'vendor' for production of final products – such clearances permitted only after amendment of rule 4(5)(b) – if appellant also utilizing these Moulds, infraction is only procedural warranting penalty rather than denial of credit: CESTAT (See 'Breaking News') 'Expiry Date' for CENVAT Documents (See 'ST se GST tak' Column) China all set to emerge as India's top trading partner this fiscal (See ‘Mixed Buzz’) ST - In SCN, demand in respect of Break Bulk Fees is made under transportation of goods by air - Appellant is not an aircraft operator so demand not sustainable - also order confirming demand under Cargo Handling is beyond scope of SCN: CESTAT (See 'Breaking News') CBEC invites applications for post of JS (RA) (See ‘Deputation’ in Pitara) Cycle to Supreme Court – Acute Parking Problem (See 'DDT') Import of Poppy Seeds - undervaluation - DRI not recorded any statement of any individual who had been conduit through whom Hawala deal took place - although prima facie there is strong case for appellant no other option as third Member, but either to agree with one of differing views - Pre-deposit ordered: Tribunal by Majority (See 'Breaking News') Railways to go for Wi-fi facility at major stations (See ‘Mixed Buzz’) Core sector sends revival signals; grows by 7.3% in June India tells US - snooping of Indian politicians not acceptable OMCs reduce petrol price by Rs 1.09 but hike diesel price by 50 paise per litre CBDT Chairperson R K Tiwari retires today; Member (Inv) K V Chowdary gets Addl Charge Govt reduces tariff value of Gold + Silver (See 'Custom NT' in What's New) ACC clears appointments of Navtej Singh Sarna as Special Secretary in MEA + Prakash Mishra as Special Secretary(Internal Security) in MHA Black Money - Income Tax weapon of Search & Seizure becoming STINGLESS! (See 'THE COB (WEB)' Column) ST - Telecom Infrastructure Services are more appropriately classifiable under Business Support Service - demand under BAS is not sustainable: CESTAT (See 'Breaking News') What is Revenue foregone? (See 'DDT' Column) CENVAT – Rule 3(3) of CCR, 2004 - Duty paid on any input can be utilized for payment of any duty of excise on any final product – no one-to-one correlation required - availment of duty paid on Molasses for payment of duty on Sugar not barred: CESTAT (See 'Breaking News') List of Officials with Doubtful Integrity: CBI prepares it alone; No role for CVC: Minister (See 'Mixed Buzz') Income tax - Whether profit relatable to sale of unutilized FSI is also eligible for Sec 80IB(10) benefits - NO: HC (See 'Breaking News') Service Tax – 15 lakh returns pending corrective action - CAG (See 'DDT') Cus - if statutory provision is capable of two interpretations, taking one such interpretation cannot give rise to an error apparent from record even if one is of view that other interpretation is more correct in context - ROM dismissed: CESTAT Delay in Passport Issuance significantly reduced: Govt (See 'Mixed Buzz') Rajya Sabha also clears Finance Bill; Presidential Assent expected any time today US steps up pressure on India to end opposition to WTO deal on trade facilitation RBI issues fresh direction to banks to share information with SIT on Black Money (See 'RBI Cir' in What's News) Natural Rubber is in negative list of FTAs, says Minister (See 'Mixed Buzz') China having 'Apple' time in India (See 'Mixed Buzz') ST - Construction of retention wall on bank of Sabarmati river can be considered in a broad sense as renovating or restoring of water bodies - activity falls under exclusion clause of CBDT issues transfer order of 20 Addl / JCITs (See 'Transfer' in Pitara) FM to meet CEOs of Public Sector Banks and FIs tomorrow on issue of financial inclusion Amazon decides to invest USD 2 bn to grab larger e-tail space in India Sixth Economic Census provisional results released (See 'Mixed Buzz')
 
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Taxindiaonline.com ("TIOL"), established in May 2000, is a reputed and FIRST Govt of India (Press Information Bureau) recognised ONLINE MEDIA and resource company providing business-critical information, analyses, expert viewpoints, editorials and related news on developments in fiscal, foreign trade, and monetary policy domains.  Our business has enabled our growing audience and subscriber-base, comprising of multinational and domestic corporations; service providers such as lawyers, consultants, and accounting firms; Governmental ministries and departments; officials connected to revenue, taxation, and commerce; and a growing number of foreign users who are active or keen to do business with India, to have access to accurate, and understandable analyses of essential but otherwise complicated and difficult-to-obtain information. 

TIOL’s salient feature has been its ability to bridge ongoing communication gaps that exist between policymaking, policy interpretation, and policy application.  We interpret, simplify, and effectively disseminate in-depth analyses of not only policies and notifications from the various fiscal departments of the Government, but also of precedent-setting tax and trade case judgments from the various courts and tribunals in the country. Due to the widening net of taxation and compliance, ongoing modifications in trade policies, and onerous penalties for non-compliance, the durability of our core business proposition continues to be strengthened. Our business is positioned to grow in tandem with the urgent requirements of a rapidly enlarging audience not only in India, but abroad as well.

We are the acknowledged pioneers in our field, regarded as the legitimate online resource provider in our domain. Our credibility and leadership position has been steadily earned over almost one-and-half decade since we commenced operations, and has been achieved through our proven ability to deliver resource information on a timely basis, along with meaningful editorial content which includes commentaries by a number of high-ranked experts available on TIOL Panel. Our approach emphasizes good ethics, characterized by its neutrality and fairness; this key ingredient has contributed to our loyal viewer-ship, our growing base of customers, and our overall business reputation. Much of our audience and customers believe, on account of the wide compass and depth of our coverage and services, that we are a large corporate entity - our public perception is indeed larger than our actuality.

Underscoring the value of our business premise is the fact that we have amongst the active users of our services, the Ministry of Finance which sets the fiscal policies for the country, The Ministry of Commerce which sets the trade policies for the country, the Reserve Bank of India which tailors the Monetary Policy, and the Big accounting firms, including the 'Big Four' who subscribe to our information packages and use these as a critical resource tool in order to effectively provide their services.  Our services are used by key policy decision makers for inputs on policy-making; by corporate management for airing their grievances caused by flawed policies; and by journalists and other media companies as a research tool.

We pride ourselves as a dynamic, adaptive & learning organization. As individuals and as a company we operate within our values, on account of which we have enjoyed our ten-year journey, and have made an impact. Our values may be encapsulated as follows:

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  • To drive innovation to results through teamwork.

  • To form strategic relationships with partners who share our values, bring intellectual capital to support our vision and ideals;

  • Above all, always take the high road.

Editor-in-Chief: Vijay K. Kumar enjoys a substantial reputation in issues pertaining to indirect taxation. He has written several articles on Central Excise, Customs, Service Tax and allied matters for the Excise Law Times and for TIOL. He has also authored popular books in their field titled "Guide To Excise Valuation" and "Excise on Textiles". Prior to joining TIOL, his experience includes 22 years with the Central Board of Excise & Customs. He is a practicing tax lawyer and assists TIOL in handling client issues pertaining to legal tax consulting as well.  He holds a Master in Arts, and Degree in Law. He also authors a Daily column, popularly known as DDT (Daily Dose of Taxation). His DDT Column has found a place in the Limca Book of Records as the longest running Daily Column on Taxation.

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TIOL Awarded WCO Certificate of Merit

CEO & Managing Editor: Shailendra Kumar, founder and CEO of TIOL started his career with The Indian Express Newspaper in 1990 and then moved on to The Economic Times where he worked for more than five years before taking the entrepreneurial route to launch TIOL, an idea based on business needs which he realized as a financial journalist. His vision was to create a knowledge-driven company which eased the burden on corporations & acted as a media watchdog for Indian tax and trade policies. He spearheads the business in all of its facets, including regular interactions with various policy makers and administrators, and managing the editorial and news gathering team at TIOL. Mr. Kumar holds a Bachelor of Economics Honours degree from the University of Delhi, and has a Post Graduate Degree in Mass Communication from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. He was the recipient of the 2001 Outstanding Media Professional Award presented by the India International Professionals Forum. He is also the First Recipient of CERTIFICATE OF MERIT conferred by the World Customs Organisation headquartered at Brussels. He writes a much-awaited and widely-acclaimed weekly column for TIOL - The Cob(Web).

Consulting Editor: Sunil Achutan, a Chemistry Graduate with a Diploma in Business Management and a Law degree is a prolific writer and has contributed erudite articles for TIOL as well as ECR & ELT. As a faculty member at NACEN, Bhandup, Mumbai, he has delivered lectures on the intricacies of the Central Excise law for the past many years. He was also a prominent speaker at the workshops conducted by the Settlement Commission, Customs & Central Excise. With a deep understanding of the indirect tax law and more than two decades of experience in the department, Sunil brings with him immense analytical skills to add value to the editorial worth of TIOL.

Consulting Editor: R. Raghavendra Rao, a graduate in Engineering and worked for twenty years in the Central Excise Department before joining TIOL. He is a prolific writer and has contributed many thought provoking articles in ELT and TIOL. He is the co-author of the book "Guide to Excise Valuation" with Vijay.K.Kumar. Known for his incisive analysis and precise conclusions, he has in-depth understanding of Central Excise, Customs and Service Tax laws. He also heads our consulting wing at Hyderabad.

Consulting Editor: Naresh Minocha has about 25 years of experience in reporting, analysing and commenting on a wide range of economic, business and technological issues. He has worked with various print and electronic media organisations in different capacities. The organisations include Financial Express, Indian Express, Business India, Business Standard and Nimbus. He has vast experience in doing specialised writing for global readers and is currently associated with Chemical News & Intelligence, Asian Chemical News, Asiatele.com.

Technical Head: Shikher R. Singh has been with TIOL since its inception and manages the technology issues of the company, constantly interacting with external software and web designers to improve the interactivity of the taxindiaonline.com portal. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Delhi and IBM certification in web design and programming. He has also attended several IT-related courses related to internet technologies and e-commerce.

Marketing Head: Richa Nigam has been with TIOL since 2005, and is responsible for coordinating marketing and sales for the company. She has contributed significantly to revenue growth by achieving sales through the development and implementation of focused marketing efforts. Previously she was with India Bulls where her responsibilities included providing investment advice to clients for their investment portfolios. She holds a Masters in Commerce from Kanpur University and has an MBA from The Indian Institute of Planning and Management  (IIPM), Delhi.

 
 
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