C.No. VI(6)2/S.Tax/TN/SH/2013/17020-80                                                                                          Dated :31/12/2013


Trade Notice No.07/2013-Service Tax/SH

Dated, Shillong, the 30th December,2013


            Subject: Declaration under Service Tax Voluntary Compliance                                                    Encouragement Scheme (VCES) on 30.12.2013.



            Trade and industry is hereby informed that for the convenience of the taxpayer under VCES scheme the offices of the Central Excise and Service Tax will remain open till midnight to facilitate acceptance of VCES declarations on 31.12.2013.

          The banking hours in the designated branches, has been extended upto 6 pm on 31.12.2013. In addition, payments made under the VCES scheme will be accepted in demand drafts/pay orders submitted by declarant, under the Receipt Payment Rules.


The deadline for e-payment has been extended till midnight.


The designated banks will accept payment of VCES dues, against a copy of the ST-2 registration certificate, even if their registration number does not figure in the database of the designated banks/NSDL. Such transactions should however be regularized on the next working day, without fail.



AUTHORITY : F.No.137/50/2013-Service Tax and No.3(2)(2)/2013/TA/77S

                            both dated 30.12.2013



(Dr. K. P. Mishra)