S. Jaykishan

Chartered Accountants

Indirect Taxation

Actionable Claim u/s 2(1) of the CGST Act, 2017

Actionable Claim u/s 2(1) of the CGST Act, 2017

– By CA Nidhi Agrawal

This Article draws reference to Section 2(1) of the CGST Act, 2017 which defines actionable claim as:

“actionable claim shall have the same meaning as assigned to it in section 3 of the Transfer of Property Act, 1882”

Section 3 of the Transfer of Property Act (TPA) provides that:

“actionable claim means a claim to any debt, other than a debt secured by mortgage of immovable property or by hypothecation or […] Read More >>


Analysis of Provisions of Finance Bill, 2019

Analysis of Provisions of Finance Bill, 2019

– By Team S. Jaykishan

The Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented her maiden budget in Modi 2.0 Government in Lok Sabha on July 05, 2019. This Budget has closely watched to understand the Government’s directional framework for the next five years which is guided by the dictum of “blue sky thinking” and making India a $5 trillion economy by 2024-25.

The FM’s speech aimed at Vision for the decade to be achieved by […] Read More >>


Budget 2016

Budget 2016

– By Team S.Jaykishan

The Union Budget for the year 2016-17 was presented by the Finance Minister in the parliament on 29thFeb 2016.The Government has announced a series of measures to reduce litigation and rationalisation of tax proposals. The nine point agenda mentioned in the budget speech is a welcome move.The Government is set to introduce a framework for Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS), a global agreement to check tax avoidance by multinationals, making it difficult for the MNCs […] Read More >>


Budget 2015

Budget 2015

– By Team S. Jaykishan

The Union Budget for the year 2015-16 was presented by the Finance Minister in the parliament on 28th Feb 2015. This being the first full budget by the new government, expectations were running high. Significant announcements were made by the Hon’ble Finance Minister in his speech. He emphasized on curbing black money generation and coming down heavily on tax evaders. Emphasis was given on stability of tax regime and clear focus was seen on promoting […] Read More >>


Budget 2014

Budget 2014

-By Team S.Jaykishan

The article contains an analysis of the new provisions introduced and the amendments to the existing ones by the Union Budget 2014-15 presented by the Finance Minister on July 10, 2014. The first budget in 10 years by a non-UPA government has announced a roadmap of policy initiatives that is likely to lead the economy back to 7-8% growth levels in the next 3-4 years. The government also aims to stabilize the macro-economy with lower levels of […] Read More >>