(TO BE PUBLISHED IN PART IV OF THE DELHI GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY)
GOVERNMENT OF NATIONAL CAPITAL TERRITORY OF DELHI
FINANCE (REVENUE-I) DEPARTMENT
DELHI SACHIVALAYA, I. P. ESTATE: NEW DELHI-110002
No.F.3 (24)/Fin (Rev-I)/2013-14/ Dated the 30/01/2014
NOTIFICATION
Whereas the Lt. Governor of National Capital Territory of Delhi is of the opinion that it is necessary in the interest of general public so to do. Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 107 of the Delhi Value Added Tax Act, 2004 (Delhi Act 3 of 2005) , the Lt. Governor of National Capital Territory of Delhi is pleased to amend certain provisions, clauses and Form DSC-I of the Delhi Tax Compliance Achievement Scheme, 2013, notified vide Notification No. F.3(16)/Fin.(RevI)/2013-14/dsVI/786 dated the 20th September, 2013, namely:
1. Short Title and commencement-
(1) This Scheme may be called the Delhi Tax Compliance Achievement (Amendment) Scheme, 2014.
(2) It shall come into force on the date of its publication in the official gazette.
2. In the Delhi Tax Compliance Achievement Scheme, 2013 (hereinafter referred as the said Scheme) in the clause 2(1)(d)(i), for the words and figures, ‘(1)(2) and (3)’ the words and figures ‘(1), (2), (3) and (6)’ shall be substituted.
3. In clause 3 of the said Scheme-
(a) after sub-clause (1)(iii), the following shall be inserted, namely:-
‘Provided that wherever tax deficiency has occurred by any reason not related to turnover, the tax due will be equal to the amount of tax deficiency.’
(b) in sub-clause (2), (i) after the word ‘demand’, the words, ‘or the demand of penalty in relation to such tax dues.’ and at the end the sub-clause and before the explanation, the words ‘The dealer shall however not be entitled to claim any refund by virtue of such waiver.’ shall be inserted.(c) In the end of part b of sub-clause (3), the following shall be inserted, namely:-
‘or circle rate of land notified under Delhi (Prevention of Under Valuation of Instruments) Rules, 2007 as amended from time to time:
Provided that where tax dues declared by an existing registered dealer pertain to excess claim of labour and services wrongly claimed in the returns, the declarant shall pay tax in accordance with rate specified in section 4 of the Act on such labour and services
wrongly claimed:
Provided further that wherever tax deficiency has occurred by any reason not related to turnover, the tax due will be equal to the amount of tax deficiency:
Provided also that tax due can be calculated under part (a) or (b) differently for different contracts by the declarant.
Explanation.- The contract between landowner and the builder/ developer and that between builder and the intended buyer(s) shall be treated as different
contracts.’.(d) In sub-clause (4), after the word, ‘demand’, the words ‘or the demand of penalty in relation to such tax dues.’ and at the end of sub-clause and before explanation, the words ‘The dealer shall however not be entitled to claim any refund by virtue of such waiver.’
shall be inserted. (e) After sub-clause (5), the following sub-clause shall be inserted, namely:-
‘(6) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-clause (1) or (3) of this clause, where tax dues are declared by a registered dealer who failed to pay tax and file his returns for the tax period(s) ending on or before 31st day of March, 2013, he shall pay the net tax as per Section 11 of the Act for all the tax periods in default, and file his return(s) for these tax period(s) in the manner specified in the Act and rules framed there under before filing declaration in Form DSC-1. Upon payment of entire amount of tax dues with interest and filing of all returns in default, he shall be eligible for immunity under this scheme from payment of penalties specified under section 86 of the Act for late payment of tax and late filing of returns.’
4. In clause 4 of the said Scheme-
(a) In sub-clause (1) for the words and figures, ‘31st day of January, 2014’ thewords and figures ‘18 th day of February, 2014’ shall be substituted and
after said clause, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely -
‘Provided that where tax dues are declared as referred to in sub-clause (6) of clause 3, the declarant shall first file his return(s) in default in the manner specified in the Act and rules made there under, and then file Form DSC-1 along with proof of payment of tax and filing of returns.’
(b) For the existing proviso in sub-clause (5), the following proviso shall be substituted, namely:-
‘Provided that where an unregistered dealer or the person not registered u/s 36A of the Act has made declaration referred to in sub-clause (1) of this clause, such dealer/ person shall obtain registration and pay net tax for the period from 1st day of April 2013 to the date of registration and furnish return in Form DVAT-16 or DVAT-48, as the case may be, for that period along with proof of payment in Form DVAT-20 to the designated authority at the time of furnishing of declaration under this Scheme. Such a dealer/ person shall be eligible for immunity under clause 5 of the Scheme for late payment of such tax and non-filing of return under the Act.’
(c) After sub-clause (8), the following shall be inserted, namely:-
‘(9) Commissioner, Value Added Tax may make minor modification in Form DSC-1, DSC-2 or DSC-3 not inconsistent with the scheme to facilitate online filing or otherwise by the persons to capture their specific details.’
5. For sub-clause (3) of clause 5, the following sub-clause shall be substituted, namely:-
‘(3) All statutory appeals/ revisions pending before quasi-judicial forums upto the stage of Tribunal shall be deemed to have been withdrawn once the Scheme is opted for. Further, all matters pending in the High Court and Supreme Court shall be withdrawn by the declarant and he shall need to file an undertaking, at the time of filing DSC-1, that the case would be withdrawn and to file a copy of application of withdrawal submitted in the court, within 15 days of issuance of DSC-3, failing which it will be construed that no application has been filed under the scheme.’
6. In the end of clause 6, the following shall be inserted, namely:-
‘The person availing the scheme shall also not be entitled to claim a refund for the part payments made prior to availing the scheme if the amount of such payment exceeds the tax due by virtue of waiver of interest or penalty as the case may be.”