TRADE NOTICE NO.04/2012, DATED 30-07-2012
With the implementation of new system of ‘Negative List’ of taxation in Service Tax, the Service Tax formations in the Surat- 1 Commissionerate are being re-organized, and the existing practice discontinued. The earlier set-up of Service wise Groups is being replaced by territorial administration of the Service Tax. The new Service Tax Units having Geographical/ Territorial jurisdiction similar to that of corresponding Central Excise Ranges are being formed under the respective Central Excise Divisions. Thus, the five Central Excise Divisions would, in addition to the existing Central Excise Ranges, would have equal number of Service Tax units (STUs) having its jurisdiction similar to that of corresponding Central Excise Ranges. The Divisional Deputy/ Assistant Commissioner, Central Excise will supervise the Service Tax (STUs) in their respective jurisdictions and will work under Additional Commissioner (Service Tax) so far as Service Tax matters are concerned.