Gujarat HC provides relief to importers by directing GST dept to refund IGST within six weeks along with interest
11.02.2022 : Due date to file DVAT for quarter ending 31.12.2021 extended
Considering the difficulties faced by the dealers due to technical glitches, date of filing of DVAT returns for the quarter ending 31.12.2021 in Form DVAT-16, DVAT-17 and DVAT-48 along with required annexures/ enclosures shall stand extended upto 28.02.2022.
09.12.2021 : Instruction regarding Testing of coumarin in imported Cinnamon-reg.
Reference is invited to letter F.No.1-1403/FSSAI/Imports/2015 (part1) dated 30th November 2021 issued by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, New Delhi on the above-mentioned subject (copy enclosed). It is requested that necessary action may be taken to sensitize officers under your jurisdiction hereby to ensure that the all imported consignments of cinnamon get tested for coumarin content (on dry basis), which should not be more than 0.3 percent by weight. The difficulties, if any , in the implementation of this instruction may please be brought to the notice of the Board. Read more.
01.12.2021 : Import of Sajji Khar / Pappad Khar – reg. Instruction no. 26/2021 – Customs
Reference is invited to F. No. 101765/FSSAI/ Imports /2018 dated 23.06.2021 issued by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, New Delhi on the above-mentioned subject. It is stated that imported consignments of Sajji Khar / Papad Khar does not require product approval under FSS (Approval of non-specified food and food ingredients) Regulations 2017 and these may be considered as “food not specified” till standards are notified by FSSAI. Read more.
25.10.2021 : Circulation of General Authorization for Export of Chemicals and related equipment (GAEC) of SCOMET items for public/Industry comments.
With the aim to simply the process for post reporting in case of export of certain chemicals under SCOMET list and to reduce the compliance burden on exporters, a draft policy on General Authorization for Export of Chemicals and related equipment (Excluding Software and Technology) is proposed. The same is being circulated for the public /Industry comments and feedback. The comments on the draft Policy are invited and may be sent to email@example.com by 05.11.2021. Read more