As per CBEC Order No. 4/2013 - Service Tax dt. 30-8-2013, the last date of submission of the ST-3 return for the period, Oct. 2012 - Mar. 2013 has been extended up to 10th September, 2013. To avoid congestion and inconvenience in the last minute, all assesses are hereby advised to start e-filing the returns immediately and not to wait till the last date.
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Excise & Customs
New Delhi, dated the 30th August, 2013
Order No: 4/2013-Service Tax
In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule(4) of rule 7 of the Service Tax Rules, 1994, the Central Board of Excise & Customs hereby extends the date of submission of the Form ST-3 for the period from 1st October 2012 to 31st March 2013, from 31st August, 2013 to 10th September, 2013.
The circumstances of a special nature, which have given rise to this extension of time, are as follows:
“ Difficulties have been faced by assessees in uploading the offline utilities”.
Under Secretary (Service Tax)
Central Board of Excise and Customs
All Chief Commissioners of Central Excise / Customs and Central Excise
Directors General of Service Tax /Central Excise Intelligence /Audit/Systems All Commissioners of Central Excise/ Customs and Central Excise
All Commissioners of Service Tax
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