Disciplinary Committee of ICAI found the concerned Statutory Auditors including audit in charge, CFO of the Company and Head of Internal Audit Department guilty of professional misconduct in Satyam scam

As a part of ICAI’s continuous drive to uphold the credibility, integrity and image of the accountancy profession in India, the regulatory mechanism of ICAI is working assiduously. Disciplinary Directorate of ICAI has been taking disciplinary action against its errant members as per the provisions … [Read more...]

Abatement chart under service tax

Abatement means reduction or decrease of amount from taxable value of services. Service provider has to pay service tax after arriving at appropriate value of service as per section 67 of Finance Act, 1994 read with the Service Tax (Determination of Value) Rules, 2006. The Government can provide for … [Read more...]

Refund of Service Tax

Section 83 of the Finance Act, 1994 makes certain provisions of the Central Excise Act, 1944 (CEA) applicable to service tax. Section 11B of CEA provides for refund which is also applicable to refunds of service tax. Claim of refund of service tax should be filed in the prescribed format; i.e. in … [Read more...]