Nodal officers for COVID 19 Customs assistance to trade Nodal Officer for all Customs matters: Shri. Gaurav Masaldan, Mob 9810619628, email –[email protected] SL no. Office/City Name Phone number Email Designation Nodal officer from CBIC Board office 1 Ahmedabad Shankesh Mehta 95869 92221 [email protected] Joint Commissioner Eric C Lallawmpuia, OSD, 88009 04259, uscus4.dor @ gov.in 2 […]
SOP for claiming exemption from GST on imports for covid relief material has been issued. Anyone who wants to claim such exemption may please contact any of the nodal officers below. Government of Haryana Excise and Taxation Department F NO: FTD-070001/47/2021-ADDL. ETC (GST)-ETD Dated 7Th May 2021 E-office No. 225547 Standard Operating Procedure for claiming […]
Ad hoc Exemption Order No. 4/2021-Customs read with FAQs issued by CBIC dated 7th May, 2021 Earlier CBIC issued Ad hoc Exemption Order No. 4/2021-Customs dated 03-05-2021 to providing the relief/exemption from IGST on imports of specified COVID-19 relief material. Certain procedural clarification was untouched in the said order. For answers all such queries of […]
RBI Governor’s statement dated May 5, 2021: Indian economy now, and its bright future RBI Governor in his statement dated May 5, 2021 has dealt with the performance of Indian economy for the financial year 2020-2021 mentioning its appreciable position at the end of the year gaining its original position of growth, flattening of infections […]
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Central Government has issued notifications exempting Basic Customs Duty and/or Health cess on imports of a number of COVID-19 related relief materials such as Remdesivir, its API, Diagnostic Markers, Medical Oxygen, Oxygen concentrators and other oxygen storage and transportation equipment, for a limited period.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Ad hoc Exemption Order No. 4/2021-Customs dated 3 May, 2021 (said Order) exempting IGST on imports of specified COVID-19 relief material subject to conditions – regarding Last Updated: 7th May, 2021 Q.1 Whether exemption from IGST under the said Order is available in case the importer buys the goods from abroad, but […]
15 points to be taken care of while importing Covid relief material and claiming benefits of Notifications and Orders 1. Basic Customs Duty exempted till 31st October 2021 for the materials as per Notification No 27 dated 20th April 2021 2. Basic Customs Duty and Health Cess exempted till 31st July 2021 for the materials […]
Summary of RBI measures proposed to be taken amid second wave of Covid-19 pandemic on May 05, 2021 Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on May 05, 2021 announces the measures proposed to be taken against the amid the second wave of covid 19 pandemic, details of the same is briefly provided hereunder: 1. Term Liquidity […]
Reference is made to the Standing Order No. 09/2021 dated 28.04.2021. In order to ensure seamless clearance of COVID relief materials imported by M/s Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS), in shortest possible time, a team of officers have been appointed, who will monitor and coordinate the functions of various wings of the Customs House.
In view of the uncertainties created by the resurgence of the Covid-19 pandemic in India in the recent weeks, RBI decided to extend the facility for restructuring existing loans to MSMEs without a downgrade in the asset classification subject to the some conditions. RESERVE BANK OF INDIA www.rbi.org.in RBI/2021-22/32 DOR.STR.REC.12/21.04.048/2021-22 May 5, 2021 All Commercial […]
Scheduled Commercial Banks allowed to deduct amount equivalent to credit disbursed (up to ₹ 25 lakh per borrower) to new MSME borrowers from their Net Demand and Time Liabilities (NDTL) for calculation of the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) up to the fortnight ending December 31, 2021. Reserve Bank of India RBI/2021-22/30 DoR.RET.REC.09/12.01.001/2021-22 May 05, 2021 […]
As announced by the Governor in his Statement dated May 5, 2021, RBI has eased the terms governing availment of the overdraft facility extended to State Governments/UTs, to enable them to better manage their fiscal situation in terms of their cash-flows and market borrowings.
Nodal officer appointed by Punjab Government to speed up the process of import in line with Ad hoc Exemption Order No. 4/2021-Customs which provides exemption on custom duty on covid relief material imported from outside India for free distribution. In order to claim the exemption, the importer needs to produce a certificate to Customs authorities […]
As the financial year 2020-21 – the year of the pandemic – was drawing to a close, the Indian economy was advantageously poised, relative to peers. India was at the foothills of a strong recovery, having regained positive growth, but more importantly, having flattened the infections curve.
GST & Customs relief announced considering COVID-19 Introduction: 1. COVID–19 situation has been absolutely alarming and the Central & State Governments alongwith local authorities are trying their level best to combat the current To ease the burden, there are certain relaxations announced by the CBIC like the relaxations announced in 2020. The present note explains […]
Union Government Did Not Waste Time in Effective Allocation and Distribution of COVID Pandemic Relief material Coordination Cell in Health Ministry started working from 26th April 2021, for receipt and coordination of effective allocation of foreign COVID relief and support material Effective Allocation by Government of India of COVID -19 supplies received from the Global […]
Central Government Has Today Granted Exemption From IGST Vide Ad Hoc Exemption Order 4/2021-Customs on Imports Of specified Covid-19 Relief Material received free of cost for free distribution for covid relief. On Such goods Custom Duty was Already Been Exempted vide Custom Duty Notification Nos. 27/2021, 28/2021 And 29/2021. The exemption order shall apply to […]
IGST on Import of Oxygen Concentrators for personal use has been reduced from 28% to 12% to bring IGST rate on such personal imports at par with commercial imports of the same. This reduced IGST rate for imports of concentrator for personal use shall be applicable upto the 30/6/2021. Notification No. 30/2021-Customs Dated 1st May, […]
It was decided that in all cases of covid related imports facilitated by Ministry of External Affairs and/ or imported by Indian Red Cross society, permissions/ licences/ authorizations required from other Government Department/Agencies prior to the clearance of goods, if any, would be deemed to have been given. In other words, such cases need not be referred to those agencies or the requirement may be suitably waived.
Dedicated Helpdesk by CBIC for Handholding Trade, Industry and Individuals to expedite Customs Clearance of Imports related to COVID including Oxygen and oxygen related equipments etc