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Power of seizure of goods -Customs Act – Section 110- Reasons to believe

Jaymatajee Enterprise (Seller) And Another Vs Commissioner of Customs (Preventive) & 2 Others (Allahabad High Court) It is clear from the statute that the power of seizure of goods under Section 110 of the Customs Act can be resorted to only when the Officer exercising the said power has ‘reasons to believe’ that the goods […]

Implementation of QR code based Sampling Solution at JNCH

Attention of the importers, exporters, Customs Brokers and all other stakeholders is invited to the various initiatives / reforms taken by the Government towards Ease of Doing Business (EODB) and Trade Facilitation. As a step towards trade facilitation, QR code based Sampling Solution is being launched FOR TESTING AT JNCH LABORATORY.

CBIC appoints Customs Authority for Advance Rulings, at Delhi & Mumbai

CBIC appoints-Commissioner (Customs Authority for Advance Rulings), Delhi; and Commissioner (Customs Authority for Advance Rulings), Mumbai, to function as Customs Authority for Advance Rulings, at Delhi and Mumbai, respectively. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) New Delhi, the 23rd October, 2020 Notification No. 102/2020-Customs S.O. 3777 (E).—In exercise […]

Custom duty exemption on Scrips Issued Under Rosl Scheme For Apparel & Made-Ups Sectors

Notification No. 38/2020-Customs Regarding Exemption of Duties of Customs Against Scrips Issued Under The Rosl Scheme For Apparel And Made-Ups Sectors GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE (DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE) Notification No. 38/2020-Customs New Delhi, the 21st October, 2020 G.S.R. 657(E).– In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the […]

Contactless delivery of international courier consignments -reg.

Circular No. 47/2020-Customs F. No. 451/13/2020-Cus. V Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Revenue Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs ************ North Block, New Delhi Dated 20th October 2020 To, All Principal Chief Commissioners/Chief Commissioners of Customs Principal Directors General/Directors General of Customs Principal Commissioners/Commissioner of Customs Subject: Contactless delivery of international […]

Duty on imports of ‘Polybutadiene Rubber’ originating in Korea RP

Seeks to further amend notification no. 152/2009 dated 31.12.2009, regarding the rate of duty of customs on imports of ‘Polybutadiene Rubber’ originating in Korea RP and imported under the India-Korea Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement. Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) Notification No. 37/2020-Customs New Delhi, the 20th October, 2020 G.S.R …..(E).— In […]

CBIC extends ADD on All Fully Drawn or Fully Oriented Yarn/Spin Draw Yarn/Flat Yarn of Polyester

Seeks to amend notification No. 51/2015-Customs (ADD) dated 21st October, 2015 to extend the levy of ADD on All Fully Drawn or Fully Oriented Yarn/Spin Draw Yarn/Flat Yarn of Polyester imported from China and Thailand till 30th November, 2020. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 19th October, 2020 Notification No. 32/2020-Customs […]

Notification No. 57/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) Dated 16.10.2020

Notification No. 57/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) Dated; 16.10.2020- Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence) New Delhi, the 16th October, 2020 NOTIFICATION No. 57/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) S.O. 3662(E).—In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S.R. 453(E), dated 4thJune 2015 in […]

Notification No. 56/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated 16.10.2020

Notification No. 56/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) Dated; 16.10.2020- Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence) New Delhi, the 16th October, 2020 Notification No. 56/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) S.O. 3661(E).— In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S.R. 453(E), dated 4th June […]

CBIC extends ADD on imports of Front Axle Beam & Steering Knuckles

Seeks to amend notification No. 49/2015-Customs (ADD), dated 21st October, 2015 to extend the levy of ADD on imports of ‘Front Axle Beam and Steering Knuckles meant for heavy and medium commercial vehicles’ originating in or exported from China PR, for a period upto and inclusive of the 30th November, 2020. Notification No. 31/2020-Customs (ADD) […]

Custom Notification in relation to road connecting India & Bhutan

Notification in relation to the road connecting Jaigaon Bazar in India and Phuentsholing in Bhutan and Asian Highway 48 connecting Torsha tea garden in India and Ahllay in Bhutan by amendment of Principal Notification No. 63/1994-Customs dated 21st November, 1994 -regd. Notification No. 101/2020- Customs (N.T.) Dated 16th October, 2020. GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF […]

CBIC includes certain goods U/s. 110(1A) of Customs Act, 1962

Amendment in M.F. (D.R.) Notification No. 31/86-Cus, dated 05.02.1986 so as to include certain goods under Section 110 (1A) of the Customs Act, 1962 Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Revenue Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (Investigation-Customs) Notification No. 98/2020-Customs (N.T.) New Delhi, 14th October 2020 G S R………. (E). – […]

Notification No. 55/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) dated 12.10.2020

Notification No. 55/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) dated 12.10.2020- Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority by Pr. DGRI. Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs Directorate of Revenue Intelligence Notification No. 55/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) New Delhi, dated the 12.10.2020 S.O.—-(E). – In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number […]

Notification No. 54/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) dated 09.10.2020

Notification No. 54/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) dated 09.10.2020- Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority by Pr. DGRI. Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs Directorate of Revenue Intelligence Notification No. 54/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) New Delhi, dated the 09.10.2020 S.O.      (E). – In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide […]

Notification No. 53/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) dated 09.10.2020

Notification No. 53/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) dated 09.10.2020- Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority by Pr. DGRI. Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs Directorate of Revenue Intelligence Notification No. 53/2020-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) New Delhi, dated 09.10.2020 S.O.     (E). – In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number […]

Guideline for Testing of outside samples by Revenue Laboratories

(i) As Revenue Laboratories can deal with the samples related to Drug Controller, FSSAI & Textile Committee, all the customs samples, are preferably be tested in the Revenue Laboratories only. (ii) In case facility to test particular commodity or parameter is not available in the nearest Revenue Laboratory, such cases shall be referred to the nearest government laboratory where such facility is available.

Tariff Notification No. 100/2020-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 15.10.2020

Tariff Notification No. 100/2020-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 15.10.2020 in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Poppy Seeds, Areca Nut, Gold and Silver. Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) (Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs) Notification No. 100/2020-CUSTOMS (N.T.) New Delhi, 15th October, 2020 23 Asvina, 1942 (SAKA) […]