IT Department Attaches Assets Worth Rs.225 Crore Of Mayawati's Ex-Aide
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 4:56 PM
The Income Tax department has attached assets worth Rs.225 crore of Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati's former secretary Net Ram and his associates as part of an alleged tax evasion probe against them, officials told news agency PTI today. A retired IAS officer, Netram was believed to be quite close to Mayawati during her tenure as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister between 2007 and 2012.
GST gaffe: Govt gives two vastly different numbers on GST evasion
Tuesday, January 1, 2019, 9:56 AM
In two different replies to Lok Sabha questions made within a gap of a fortnight, the government came out with two vastly different numbers on GST evasion. On December 14, it said an amount of Rs.12,767Cr was found to be evaded by taxpayers during the April-November period, while two weeks later on December-28, it said the evasion during April-October was Rs.38,896Cr.
I have no undisputed tax payable, says Mahesh Babu
Saturday, December 29, 2018, 3:54 PM
After the GST Commissionerate attached two bank accounts of Mahesh Babu to recover service tax, the Telugu actor accused the authority of lapses and said he has no disputed tax payable. The authority said Mahesh Babu owes Rs.73.5 lakh for brand ambassador services rendered in 2007-08. However, the actor said that brand ambassador services were made taxable only from 2010.