Tax changes for specified goods imported for petroleum exploration under Indian Budget 2016-17
Friday, February 17, 2017     Category : Indian Budget 2016-17

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Tax changes for specified goods imported for petroleum exploration under Indian Budget 2016-17


Indian Budget 2016-17 says:

S.Nos.356, 358, 359, 359A and 360 of notification No.12/2012-Customs, dated 17.03.2012 which exempt BCD and CVD on specified goods imported for petroleum exploration under various types of licenses or mining leases, pre-NELP contracts, NELP contracts, Marginal Fields Policy and the Coal Bed Methane Policy are being merged into a single new S.No.357A. Also, the list of specified goods is being unified into a single List 34 and the conditions are also being unified into a single Condition No. 40A. Further, the said exemption is being extended on imports of goods required for exploration & production of hydrocarbon activities undertaken under Petroleum Exploration Licenses (PEL) or Mining Leases (ML) issued or renewed before 1st April 1999 also. Notification No.12/2012- Customs, dated 17th March, 2012 as amended by notification No.12/2016-Customs dated 1 st March, 2016 [new S.No.357A] refers. Consequently, S.Nos.356, 358, 359, 359A and 360; Condition Nos.41, 43 and 44; and List 13 and 14 are being omitted.


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