NEW SERVICE TAX

  • Mumbai eateries go on strike against new service tax April 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Around 20,000 hotels, restaurants, licenced tea and snacks outlets as well as ubiquitous vadapaav stalls in Mumbai go on strike to protest the new service tax (ST). "In Mumbai, around 18,00020,000 hotels and restaurants have expressed solidarity with the move to protest the new ST on fully or partly...
  • Most services to come under tax net from July 1 June 30, 2012

    New Delhi: All services except those which are in the negative list will become expensive from Sunday with the implementation of the new service tax regime. With the exception of 38 services, which figure in the negative list, all other activities would attract 12 per cent tax. The government had...