E-return of Service Tax

>> October 2, 2011


It is the duty of service provider under finance act  to file the return of service tax and pays service tax in Government account. There are 123 services which has been accepted for paying service tax on fees of these services. Service provider gets service tax from service users and it includes in the fees of service provider. After this, service provider has to pay this total service tax.

 I use many services like service of Internet, service of domain and others. Every time, when I get bill, it shows that 10.30% amount is service tax which is included my paid total fees. Theseday, to file e-return of service tax has become so easy. You need not go to excise department physically for submit service tax return. Just use of Internet, you can submit e-return of service tax and pay your total service tax online with in few seconds. So, learn its following steps.

1st Step : Registration with ACES for service tax 

For submitting e-return of service tax online, you have to register yourself in ACES. Registration procedure is also simple. Just go to the official site of Govt. of India, Central board of Excise and Custom at http://www.aces.gov.in . Then click service tax and then click new user. In this form, name of unit means, what is your service name? Suppose, you are providing commercial training. Write in the box, commercial training. In the destination form, you have to write your rank. Suppose, you are founder. Write founder in it.

Sample of Form 
After this, you will get following message 


After this, you will receive following email in which you will get the login passward 



2nd Step : Registration for Getting Assessee Code 

After login with your password and user name, you will reach in your account where you have to register by clicking Form ST 1. After filling this form, you will get service tax registration no. This will be 15 digit no. 



3rd  Step : E-Payment of Service Tax 

In the home page, you will see e-payment option in above menu. Click this and then you will see simple form of in which you have to write your Assessee code and then select other option. After this, you have to choose your bank from where you have to pay service tax. After click proceed, you will reach your online bank account where you have to write payment and then accept, your bank account will decrease with the amount of service tax.








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3 comments:

listener February 27, 2012 at 11:01 PM  

great job by ypu sir, and a helping hand to people like me, how like to do things themself rather then depending on other like agents... thanx

Vijay Gupta November 1, 2012 at 9:08 PM  

sir i have completed my 1.5 year in CA articleship which deals in service return also but till i did not know the exact procedure of application of service tax.
Now I Can confidently make application of New Registration of Service Tax.
Thank A lot.

Purchase Honda Genset January 3, 2014 at 11:07 PM  

How to file Service tax return online...this is the step for online registration and payment.. how to file ST online...can you let me know sir..

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