we would like to intimate most awaited modified version of Form ST-3 for the Quarter April’2012 to June’ 2012 has been released today.
Now all the assesses will be able to file their Service Tax return for the quarter April’2012 to June’ 2012, last due date of which is 25th November, 2012. However, such facility is available in offline mode only i.e. through Excel Utility. Assesses will not be able to fill their ST-3 data online after logging into ACES website.
Modified version of the Service Tax Return (ST3) for the quarter Apr-Jun,2012 is now available for uploading to ACES .Download Link is given below in offline version only and not online version.
In view of the implementation of the Negative List concept in Service Tax with effect from 1st July, 2012, the return filing cycle of six months (April-September, 2012) has been spilt.
This new ST 3 Return will be only for the period April-June, 2012, when Negative List was not introduced. This return is available in offline utility only with view and print facility in online mode.
The last date of filing the ST 3 return for the quarter Apr-Jun,2012 has been extended by CBEC up to 25th November, 2012 vide Order No 3/2012 dated 15th October, 2012.( To view order no: 3/2012 dated 15th October,2012 click here)
1. Regarding filing of return for the period from July-September, 2012, further announcements will be made in due course.
2. ST3 returns for the past half- yearly return filing periods up to March, 2012 can also be filed now both through offline and online versions.
3. Please do not wait until the last moment and file your return now to avoid congestion and inconvenience.
(For Filing ST-3 returns for the period upto Oct-Mar 2011)
(For Filing ST-3 returns for the Quarter April-June 2012)