Legal Services by Sr. Advocates to Tiny Units of Less than Rs. 10 Lakhs Exempted from Tax

[Service Tax Notification No. 32 dated 6th June 2016]

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 93 of the Finance Act, 1994 (32 of 1994), the Central Government being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby makes the following further amendments in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) No.25/2012-Service Tax, dated the 20th June, 2012, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 467 (E), dated the 20thJune, 2012, namely:-

1. In the said notification, in the first paragraph, in entry 6, for clause (c), the following clause shall be substituted, namely:-

(c) a senior advocate by way of legal services to-

(i) any person other than a business entity; or

(ii) a business entity with a turnover up to rupees ten lakh in the preceding financial year;.

[F. No. B-1/7/2016-TRU]