CBEC has issued Circular No.173/8/2013 – ST clarifying certain doubts regarding Service Tax on Restaurant service. The said Circular No.173/8/2013 – ST is reproduced below.
THE following is a Question raised by the Member of Parliament Sugumar K in the Lok Sabha -
6123. SHRISUGUMAR K.:
Will the Minister of FINANCE be pleased to state:
(a) Whether the Government has brought/proposes to bring takeaway eating joints and the restaurants rendering home services under the tax net;
(b) If so, the details thereof;
(c) Whether various associations of restaurants and hotels have requested the Government not to bring the takeaway eating joints and restaurants rendering home services under the tax ambit; and
(d) if so, the details thereof and action taken thereon?
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Tarun Kumar Gupta
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