E-filing of Excise Return

>> October 29, 2011


In India, an excise or excise duty or central excise tax  is described as an indirect tax levied and collected on the goods manufactured in India. Producer or seller who pays the tax to the government is expected to try to recover the tax by raising the price paid by the buyer. So, producer or manufacturer has to file the excise duty return. As per new rules and regulation, manufacturer can file his return of excise duty electronically. This is called e-filing of excise return.

Following are its benefits

Benefits to the Assessees

1. Reduce Physical Interface with the Department
2. Save Time
3. Reduce Paper Work
4. Online Registration and Amendment of Registration Details
5. Electronic filing of all documents such as applications for registration, returns [On-line and
off-line downloadable versions of ER 1,2,3,4,5,,6,7,8,Dealer Return, and ST3], claims,
permissions and intimations; provisional assessment request, export-related documents, refund
request 6. System-generated E-Acknowledgement
7. Online tracking of the status of selected documents
8. Online view facility to see selected documents
9. Internal messaging system on business-related matter


 If you are accountant of that manufacturer, it will become your duty to e-file of excise return. So, you should learn its steps.

Before learning simple steps, you should know, time when you have to e-file of excise return.


Now We learn Two Simple Steps of E-filing of Excise Return

1st Step : Registration for E-filing of Excise Duty Return

If you want to e-file of excise return, you have to register yourself with ACES. What is ACES. ACES means automation of central excise and service tax. Without this, you can not e-file of your excise duty return. For registration with ACES, just Go to the Indian Govt. Website Central Board of Central Excise and Custom. In the top of website, you will see central excise button, click this and if you are new user, you have to get user name and password. For this, fill the new user form and you will get user name and password in your email.


After this, you can login and complete the other process of registration by filing form A- 1, A- 2, A- 3, non assessee form  and declaration form. 



Now, your registration will be approved by commissioner. You will receive a registration certification and it is called RC like RC of any vehicle. This is important and you will receive within 15 days of apply in above registration form. You will receive same RC on your mentioned address through post. With this RC, you will get 15 digit Registration no. It is first 10 digit will be your PAN number, 11-12 digit will be excise manufacture, 13-15–Systems generated alphanumeric serial number.   

2nd Step :  E-filing of Returns Excise Tax 

When your above registration will be approved and your will get RC and registration of excise no., you will be able to e-file of your returns of excise tax. For this login ACES with your user name and password like above above registration. Now, you have to choose RET  instead of REG in main menu. Now, fill all the detail and submit by writing the detail challan of your paid excise duty. 



Related Resources : 






You might like:


Follow Us


0 comments:

Post a Comment

About Accounting Education


An educational site with 2500+ articles, solutions, video-guides and tutorials on all topics related to accounting and finance.

Get Update on Mobile


Type svtuition.org in your mobile phone web browser for free access anytime, from any place.The content is designed specifically for cell phones and mobile devices.

Contact Us


Contact us Send an Email Phone number and vCard LinkedIn profile Follow us on twitter