SERVICE TAX DEPARTMENT

  • I am not a tax evader, says Kapil Sharma September 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Comedian Kapil Sharma, who was recently questioned by the Service Tax department for alleged nonpayment of tax amounting to nearly Rs 60 lakh, today said that he is not "a tax evader". "I am very upset with reports saying that I am a tax evader....
  • Service Tax Dept issues notice to KFA, impounds aircraft January 10, 2013

    Mumbai: In more trouble for beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines, Service Tax Department has issued a notice to the carrier, "impounding" all its aircraft, department sources said on Thursday night. According to the notice, the airline cannot fly outside the registered airport premises. The grounded airline owes around Rs 190 crore to the...
  • Full text: Kingfisher's response to Mumbai service tax dept December 11, 2012

    The Mumbai service tax department has begun impounding Kingfisher Airlines' aircraft. One aircraft has been seized and another is in the process of detention. The Deputy Commissioner, Service Tax had sent an order a few days back to Kingfisher that the seven aircraft of the airline in Mumbai will be...
  • More trouble for Kingfisher, 7 accounts frozen March 2, 2012

    Mumbai: Trouble doesn't seem to be getting over for the king of good times, Kingfisher Airlines. According to sources, seven more bank accounts of the beleaguered airline have been attached by the Service Tax Department. The Service Tax Department had attached 37 accounts of Kingfisher earlier and following Friday's action the...
  • Indians or foreigners, IPL players have to pay tax May 17, 2008

    Mumbai: Twenty20, cricket's latest format is making waves in India through the Indian Premier League. A huge noisy crowd, film stars rooting for their own teams and cheerleaders are reminders of the league's resounding success. So with everyone sharing the spoils, how can one expect the Income Tax department to...