Log in Register

Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me

Create an account

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
Name *
Username *
Password *
Verify password *
Email *
Verify email *
Captcha *
View more blog entries

Consult Construction

Consult Us For Construction

Liability of Sub-Contractor

Posted by on in Service Tax
  • Font size: Larger Smaller
  • Hits: 433
  • Subscribe to this entry
  • Print
  • Report this post


Service Tax - Liability of sub-contractor when main contractor has discharged the service tax liability - whether the information/reply received under RTI Act can be accepted as evidence and is conclusive proof of payment of tax by main contractor

HELD - The information / document made available by the Public Information Officer is something which is already recorded in the official records of the public office/authority. On receiving application, the PIO just furnishes a copy of the information contained in the records kept in proper custody

The information so received shows that main contractor has paid service tax on the same services. The information having been provided by a public office under the provision of Right to Information Act, 2005, it is accepted as evidence - when main contractor has discharged the service tax liability, there can be no demand against the sub-contractor for the same services for the same period - impugned order is set aside and appeal is allowed

Rate this blog entry:
Trackback URL for this blog entry.


  • No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment

Leave your comment

Guest Friday, 25 May 2018

Like us on facebook

Twitter Feed

ConsultC Session taken on RERA https://t.co/9rK66oEWK8
ConsultC At Ahmedabad Branch of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Speaking on Affordable Housing https://t.co/r80GUMxM4r
ConsultC Stage set for Interaction with Anti-Profiteering Authority, Join us... https://t.co/RSFeju3F3M


304, Super Plaza, Sandesh Press Road, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad
+91 - 079 - 40032950
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

markerFind on Google Maps

Who we are

We are Ahmedabad based professional consulting firm. We are providing various services to Construction, Real Estate and Project Companies in various areas like Indirect Taxation – Service Tax & Multi state VAT consultancy, ERP implementation, Site & Management audit, Designing Tender & other related contractual documents etc.