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Hidden ambiguity on Cenvat credit on rent-a-cab

Refusing to CENVAT credit on rent-a-cab services is good for revenue officers. Period till 01.04.2011, courts and tribunals allowed the credit however with action of specific exclusion in the definition of ‘Input service’ so as to disallow the credit on rent-a-cab services, most of the assessee’s became ineligible for the credit from the year 2011 onwards.

Distribution of Cenvat Credit by Input Service Distributor

Input service distributor” is defined in Rule 2(m) of Cenvat Credit Rules, 2004.In simple words a input service distributor is a head office/intermediary office which controls the business of manufacturer or producer of final products or output service provider and performs following activities:-

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