Service tax is ~ as the name suggests - a
tax on services.
All the service providers, except those
mentioned in the negative list of the act
are required to obtain service tax
registration number if his gross receipts
from services exceeds specified limits.
A single registration is sufficient even
when the company is providing more than one
taxable services. However the entity has to
mention all the services being provided in
the application for registration.
A fresh registration is required to be
obtained in case of transfer of business to
The service provider is required to collect
service tax and pay the same to government
quoting the valid service tax number. Also
the return required to be filed should have
valid service tax number.
Our compliance team is experienced in
advising company on applicable rates and
classification under the Act and would
assist the company with obtaining necessary
registrations, tax payments and filings.
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