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                As per Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue , letter dated 28/02/2015. The joint secretary has stated that changes in service tax rate from 12.36% to 14% (subsuming cess ) will come into effect from a date to be notified by Central Government after enactment of Finance Bill 2015. Accordingly as of now service tax rate stands at 12.36% only.


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The government today notified 14% service tax rate that will be levied from Jun 1 via finance ministry circular. The Finance Bill, 2015 has proposed to increase the effective rate of service tax plus education cesses from 12.36% to a consolidated rate of 14%. "Section 66B of the Finance Act, 1994, prescribes the service tax rate. It has been amended by Section 108 of the Finance Act, 2015. The rate of Service Tax is being increased from 12% to 14% (including cesses). The increase in Service Tax rate will come into effect from 1st June, 2015," as per the finance ministry circular. 

After the Hon'ble President has given assent to the Finance Bill, 2015 on Thursday, May 14, 2015, the Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue vide Notification dated May 19, 2015 has notified increase in the rate of Service tax from 12.36% to flat 14% (Subsuming Education Cess and Secondary & Higher Secondary Education Cess) to be effective from June 1, 2015. 

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