Excise: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
‘Central Excise Day’ celebrated on February 24
Published: February 26, 2020
The ‘Central Excise Day’ is celebrated every year in India on February 24. The day is celebrated to encourage the employees of excise department to perform their duties more efficiently. Various seminars, workshops and cultural events are organized all over the country, to mark the event. It is also observed to commemorate the Central Excise ..
Assam approves Assam Exercise (amendment) Bill
Published: November 20, 2019
On 19 Nov, Assam Cabinet approved the Assam Excise (amendment) bill 2019 which seeks to regulate inflow, transport or possession of molasses. Molasses is used in preparation of illicit liquor. The Bill will be replaced before the assembly in the next winter session. Molasses is an important component in making “sulai” an intoxicating drink widely ..
S Ramesh takes charge as new chairman of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs
Published: July 1, 2018
S Ramesh, a 1981 batch officer of the Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise), has taken over charge as the new chairman of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), the apex policy-making body for indirect taxes. Prior to his elevation, he was Member (Administration) in the Board. He succeeded Vanaja N ..
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S Ramesh appointed as new chairman of Central Board of Indirect taxes and Customs (CBIC)
Published: June 11, 2018
S Ramesh has been appointed as the new chairman of Central Board of Indirect taxes and Customs (CBIC). He will succeed Vanaja N. Sarna on July 1. The CBIC is the apex body for administering the levy and collection of indirect taxes of the Union of India viz. Central Excise duty, Customs duty and Service ..
Published: April 24, 2018
e- SANCHIT was launched on a pilot basis by the Central Board of Excise & Customs (CBEC). It is mainly for paperless processing, uploading of supporting documents, to facilitate the trading across borders which will reduce the precious time and provide digital easing.