Department: Commercial Taxes
There are three units of Central Section, one each at Kolkata, Siliguri and Asansol. Main functions of the Central Section are: Cross verification of purchases and sales, Inspection, search & seizure, Investigation.
- West Bengal Taxation Laws (Amendment) Act, 2016
An Act to amend the West Bengal Sales Tax Act, 1994, the West Bengal Sales Tax (Settlement of Dispute) Act, 1999, and the West Bengal Value Added Tax Act, 2003.
- West Bengal Sales Tax (Settlement of Dispute) Act, 1999
Eligibility for settlement of dispute pending before the Tribunal or the High Court or the Supreme Court. Application by the applicant.
- Collection of Tax at Source (TCS) is mandatory by DDO
All the DDOs at the level of procuring authorities under H&FW Department should get themselves enrolled for the purpose of collection of tax at source (TCS) in the web site of Commercial Tax Department.
- Deduction of STDS and TCS during Payment to Contractor
Government Departments are required to recover STDS (sales tax deducted at source) and TCS (collection of tax at source) from the bills at the time of making payment to any dealer (contractor or supplier).
- Deposit of State Govt. Tax through Government Receipt Portal
Electronic Deposit of State Government revenue collected by the Directorate of Commercial Taxes and the Directorate of Excise has already been made mandatory through GRIPS.
- West Bengal Finance Act, 2014 – Date of Effect
(a) the 1st day of April, 2014, as the date on which section 1 of the said Act shall be deemed to have come into force; (b) the 1st day of June, 2014, as the date on which section 2 of the said Act shall come into force;
- West Bengal Value Added Tax Rules, 2005
Enrolment of transporter, carrier or transporting agent, amendment and cancellation of certificate of enrolment and penalty for failure to apply for enrolment.
- West Bengal Value Added Tax Act, 2003
An Act to levy tax on sale of goods in West Bengal on the basis of value added to such goods at each stage of sale of such goods and on purchases of certain goods in West Bengal in specified circumstances and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
- Salary or Wages under purview of Profession Tax
The profession tax payable by an employee is to be deducted by employer from salary and wage payable to the employee as per Profession Tax Act.
- West Bengal Tax on Entry of Goods into Local Areas Act, 2012
An Act to provide for the levy and collection of taxes on the entry of certain goods into a local area of the State of West Bengal for consumption, use or sale therein and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto for the purpose by creating a Compensatory Entry Tax Fund.