It is now mandatory for all assessees from 1.10.2011 onwards

No paper returns allowed now

No documents to be attached with these returns


No need to sign and submit hardcopy of e filied return (like in Income tax)

On successful e filng, a unique document reference number is generated. This number contains the Service tax registration no as well as the period for which return filed.


Exam Questions

Question 27
PS Ltd. has paid service tax of Rs. 9 lakh during the preceding financial year. You are required
to examine whether it is required to file service tax return electronically for the half year ended
September 30, 20XX.

View Answer
  1. Service Tax
  2. Service Tax Procedures

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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.