beopar mandal take up complex vat return issues with excise and taxation Department

Urgent Press Release                                                                                                                                 28/07/15


THE NEW AETC  ASSURES TRADERS THAT  NO UNNECESSORY  HARRASEMENT due to new changes IN THE RETURN REGARDING ITEM WISE BILLS OR SPECIFIYING HEADS etc   and extention of  the last date of quarterly return to 15th August

A delegation of senior functionaries of Chandigarh Beopar Mandal today Called on Sh Ravinder Koushik A.E.T.C. Excise and Taxation Department,U T Chandigarh to plead the  difficulties being faced by the traders of the city in filing new Sales Tax returns  due to changes in Vat Form No 23 and 24 in which now the item wise bills details have to be provided .Other important issue of notices being received by the traders due to miss match in  in either Tin No or the category of goods

                  Ram Karan Gupta Chairman Sales Tax subcommittee CBM pointed out the difficulty in matching the category of goods bill wise and showed how it was possibility of small discrepancies to this that AETC said that department is going to take up only top 50 or so  cases where discrepancies are very wide  and shall not be  harassing small and ,Medium traders for very minute differences  and also the  goods could be clubbed in main categories . and  software is being upgraded to pint out small discrepancies while filing of returns only  like correct Tin Nos

On the plea of Charan Jiv Singh President CBM the AETC said that last date of submission of this quarterly return is being extended to 15th August which was welcome d by the delegation

                    Diwakar Sahoonja Chief Patron CBM pointed out  higher Vat rates in U T compared to Tricity on many items like School Copies , Toys and sanitary Napkins  which the officer agreed to forward to higher authorities all these items are tax free else where but have 5 % vat in U T

The  demand raised by Kamal JIT Singh panchi Advisor CBM for  holding of the much due meeting of Vat Advisory Committee of U T was also assured by the  Officer to be decided soon

The Radhey Shyam senior member CBM and L C Arora member Vat Advisory committee pursued the Department to ignore small errors in the returns since   they are newly implemented and traders are not used to it

                     Pradeep Mahlotra Finance Secry CBM said the Vat should be reduced on such items  having more rates in U T compared to Tricity at the earliest when ever such  change occurs

The Delegation told the department that as such retail business in the city is quite subdued and need supportive measure rather than making process more complex


For Chandigarh Beopar Mandal

 Diwakar Sahoonja , Chief patron cum official Spokes Person





Updated: July 28, 2015 — 1:52 pm