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Service tax is under Finance Ministry of Central Govenment

Its levy and collection are looked after by CBEC

{Central Board of Excise and Customs) also called board}



Role of Director General (Service Tax):

  • To ensure proper infrastructure
  • To study the staff requirement at field level for proper implementation of service tax
  • To study how service tax is implemented at field level and suggest measures to increase revenue collection
  • To form a database regarding the collection of service tax etc


Role of CBEC (Board)

It compiles the service tax revenue reports received from various Central Excise Commissionerates

and monitors the performances of the Commissionerates.


It provides clarifications to doubts, of both taxpayers and Commissionerates.



  1. Service Tax
  2. Basic Concepts of Service Tax

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years. He also provides Accounts Tax GST Training in Delhi and Pune.