The Govt. of India, Central Board of Excise & Customs, New Delhi has introduced Service Tax Voluntary
Compliance Encouragement Scheme – 2013 (VCES-13) in respect of non filers, stop filers of Service Tax
returns, non-registrants and those who have not truly declared tax liability for the period Oct. 2007 to
Dec. 2012. To cerate awareness of this Scheme amongst the service providers and the assessees, a sensitization program was held on 19th
September, 2013 at 11:00 hours at Einstein Hall, Institute of Management, Mahatma Gandhi Mission Campus, Aurangabad.
The Hon’ble Chief Commissioner, Central Excise, Customs and Service Tax,
Nagpur Zone, Smt. Jagjit Pavadia inaugurated the Programme and released a booklet published by Aurangabad
Commissionerate. She appealed the participants to come forward and avail the benefit of this Scheme and make it
successful. Shri Kumar Santosh, Commissioner, Central Excise, Customs and Service Tax, Aurangabad welcomed all
the Assessees of Marathwada Region and appealed the trade to avail the golden opportunity to make VCES -2013
a grand success. It was highly successful program and more than 150 members of the trade, industries and
service providers attended the sensitization program on VCES and well received by the general public at large.
A power point presentation on VCES -2013 was made by Shri Dinesh Pangarkar, Additional Commissioner,
Aurangabad. He explained the details of the Scheme to members of CMIA, ICAI, CREDAI, MASSIA, major service
providers and assessee of Aurangabad, Ahmednagar & Jalna. The question answer Session was also held. The
delegates/participants raised questions on VCES- 2013 which was replied by the Hon’ble Chief Commissioner and Commissioner, Aurangabad. Shri R.V. Pradhmesh, Assistant
Commissioner, Service Tax, Aurangabad & Designated Authority anchored the program.
The 67th Independence Day, was celebrated with enthusiasm on 15th August 2013 in the Aurangabad
Commissionerate. Shri. Kumar Santosh
Commissioner of Customs, Central Excise and Service Tax, Aurangabad,
hoisted the flag. A parade was followed by distribution of chocolates to children.
Senior officers along with their families were present for the occasion.
The meritorious students of the officers of
Commissionerate were felicitated and given cash prizes
on their achievement in 10th & 12th