Service Tax

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Definition: Service Tax

Service Tax

Full Definition of Service Tax

Tax imposed on service providers in India except for the State of Jammu and Kashmir. There is a specific list of services that are able to be assessed this tax. The tax was first introduced on July 1, 1994 and is expected to eventually incorporate all services offered within the country.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Service Tax are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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