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July 2013

Income Tax Return due date extended to 5-Aug

July 31, 2013
The CBDT has issued a Press Release stating that the due date for filing of returns u/s 139(1) of the Income-tax Act, 1961 is extended to August 5, 2013 PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU GOVERNMENT OF INDIA AS A MEASURE OF TAXPAYERS CONVENIENCE, LAST DATE OF FILING OF RETURNS EXTENDED TO 5TH

Service tax: Restaurants & Hotels see a ray of hope

July 23, 2013
[By Shaleen Shah (Partner), VNCA] The Kerala High Court recently declared the imposition of service tax by the Centre on supply of food and beverages by restaurants and services of lodging provided by hotels as "unconstitutional". A single bench of Justice AM Shafique passed the order while allowing a batch