MSMEs & its recent reforms announced by Finance Minister dated 13.05.2020

A brief Note on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (MSMED) Act, 2006 and recent reforms announced by Finance Minister dated 13th May 2020.

For details, please refer the attached link: MSME & its reforms
Disclaimer:-

The information contained herein is in summary form based information provided on the website of the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises and reforms announced by Hon’ble Finance Minister dated 13th May 2020.While the information is believed to be accurate to the best of our knowledge, we do not make any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of this information. Reader should conduct and rely upon their own examination and analysis and are advised to seek their own professional advice. This note is not an offer, invitation, advice or solicitation of any kind. We accept no responsibility for any errors it may contain, whether caused by negligence or otherwise or for any loss, howsoever caused or sustained, by the person who relies upon it.

Posted in Regulatory |

Key Highlights of Measures taken by RBI on 22nd May, 2020

Key Highlights of measures taken by RBI on 22nd May, 2020. For details, please refer the attached document: Key Highlights of Measures taken by RBI on 22 May 2020

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The information contained herein is in summary form based on Press releases dated 22nd May 2020. While the information is believed to be accurate to the best of our knowledge, we do not make any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of this information. Reader should conduct and rely upon their own examination and analysis and are advised to seek their own professional advice. This note is not an offer, invitation, advice or solicitation of any kind. We accept no responsibility for any errors it may contain, whether caused by negligence or otherwise or for any loss, howsoever caused or sustained, by the person who relies upon it.

Posted in Direct Tax, Finance Budget |

Carry Forward of ITC in TRAN-1 by 30th June, 2020

In the case of Brand Equity Treaties Limited vs. Union of India (Delhi High Court), the Hon’ble court has allowed carry forward of ITC in TRAN-1 up to 30.06.2020. However, the retrospective amendment in Section 140 of CGST Act (and SGST Acts), 2017 W.E.F. 01.07.2017 by notifying Section 128 of Finance Act, 2020 which inter alia added “within such time” has again raised questions as to whether taxpayers can still take the benefit of the judgment.

For more insight, please read the attached document: Carry Forward of ITC in Trans 1 by 30-6-20

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This document has been prepared in summary form by Dewan P. N. Chopra & Co. based on the High Court Judgement as indicated above. For further details, please refer the said judgment as per link attached above. While the information is believed to be accurate to the best of our knowledge, we do not make any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of such information. Reader should conduct and rely upon their own examination, investigation and analysis and are advised to seek their own professional advice. The information and data contained herein is not a substitute for the recipient’s independent evaluation and analysis. This document is not an offer, invitation, advice or solicitation of any kind. We accept no responsibility for any errors it may contain, whether caused by negligence or otherwise or for any loss, howsoever caused or sustained, by the person who relies on it.

Posted in GST |

GST Provisions on Online Information and Database Access or Retrieval (OIDAR) Services

Online information and database access or retrieval services” (OIDAR service) means “services whose delivery is mediated by information technology over the internet or an electronic network and the nature of which renders their supply essentially automated and involving minimal human intervention, and impossible to ensure in the absence of information technology and includes electronic services.”

For more understanding on the OIDAR Services and its related provisions under GST, Please refer the attached document: Oidar Services & its related provisions under GST

Disclaimer:

The information given as above is in summary form based on the relevant notifications issued under GST Law, CGST Rules and the IGST Act. While the information is believed to be accurate to the best of our knowledge, we do not make any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of this information. Reader should conduct and rely upon their own examination and analysis and are advised to seek their own professional advice. This note is not an offer, invitation, advice or solicitation of any kind. We accept no responsibility for any errors it may contain, whether caused by negligence or otherwise or for any loss, howsoever caused or sustained, by the person who relies upon it.

Posted in GST |

Key Highlights of 5th Tranche of Stimulus Package by Finance Minister on 17th May, 2020

Key Highlights of 5th tranche of Economic Stimulus announced by Hon’ble Finance Minister of India Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman on 17.05.2020.

For details, please refer the note: Key Highlights of 5th Tranche of Stimulus Package by FM dated 17th May, 2020

DISCLAIMER:

The information contained herein is in summary form based on Press release dated 17th May 2020. While the information is believed to be accurate to the best of our knowledge, we do not make any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of this information. Reader should conduct and rely upon their own examination and analysis and are advised to seek their own professional advice. This note is not an offer, invitation, advice or solicitation of any kind. We accept no responsibility for any errors it may contain, whether caused by negligence or otherwise or for any loss, howsoever caused or sustained, by the person who relies upon it.

Posted in Direct Tax, Finance Budget |