Service Tax Rates have changed from time to time as shown below

Period Rate of Service Tax
Till 31 May 2015 12.36%
From 1 June 2015 to 14 Nov 2015 14%
From 15 November 2015 to 31 May 2016 14.5%
From 1 June 2016 15%


What is the Rate of Service Tax  for 2015-16 and 2016-17 - Basics



Primary and Secondary Education Cess was charged on Tax

Swachh Bharat Cess and Krishi Kalyan Cess were charged on  Amount

it is better to show these cess separately while making bill and passing entries



Service tax Return is deposited Six Monthly

What is Service Tax Rate Applicable for the following Returns

April 2015-Sep 2015

Oct 2015-March 2016

April 2016-Sep 2016

Oct 2016-March 2017

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