Phone: 24330840

Fax: 24323046

Email: chennaiservicetax@dataone.in

Website:

http://servicetaxchennai.gov.in

 

 

 

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF FINANCE

OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF SERVICE TAX

6th Floor, MHU COMPLEX, 692, ANNA SALAI, NANDANAM,

CHENNAI 600035

 

Trade Notice No. 11/2009 ST Dated: 26 /02/09

 

Subject: Communication of Notifications No. No.8/2009 dated 24/2/09 Reg.

. --------

The Government of India has reduced the rate of service tax, i.e. from 12 % to 10 %, vide Notification No. 8/2009 ST Dated 24.02.2009, which is effective from 24.02.2009.

 

.2. The Notification No.8/2009 ST dated 24/2/09 issued in this regard is communicated herewith for information and necessary action.

 

3. All the Trade associations are requested to bring the contents of the Trade Notice to the attention of their members, in particular, and the trade and all other concerned in general.

 

(Issued from file: C. No. IV/16/06/2009-STC)

 

Encl: As above.

Sd.

(Raj Kumar Barthwal)

COMMISSIONER

To

1. As per mailing list. (Both Trade and Department.)

2. Members of the R.A.C.

3. Copy to: The Superintendent, Computer Section for publishing in the Departmental Website.

 

 

 

 

 

[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, IN PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]

 

 

 

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF FINANCE

(Department of Revenue)

 

 New Delhi, dated the 24th   February, 2009

 

Notification No.  8 /2009 Service Tax

 

 

G.S.R.      (E). In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 93 of the Finance Act, 1994 (32 of 1994) (hereinafter referred to as the Finance Act), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts all the taxable services specified in sub-section 105 of section 65  of the Finance Act from so much of service tax leviable there on under section 66 of the Finance Act, as is in excess of the rate of ten per cent of the value of taxable services.

 

 

 

(Unmesh Sharad Wagh)

                                           Under Secretary to the Government of India

[F. No. 354/210/2008-TRU(part)]