Posts In: Assam

Shops and Establishments in Assam can remain open during the 68 State festival holidays provided employees are paid compensation for overtime work and for work on weekly off days

March 4, 2019 Assam, Industries, LAB 0

The Labour Welfare Department, Assam (“Department”), has recently released a notification by virtue of the power under Assam Shops and Establishment Act, 1971 (“Act”) to...

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Department of Labour Welfare, Government of Assam revises the Variable Dearness Allowance (VDA) rates for workers employed in various Scheduled Employments in the state

February 20, 2019 Assam, Industries, LAB 0

In a Notification dated 7th December, 2018 the Department of Labour Welfare, Government of Assam has revised the Rate of Variable Dearness Allowance (“VDA”) payable to...

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Clarification regarding Registration of E-Commerce operators as Tax collector at source in States where they do not have any Principal place of Business

December 5, 2018 Assam, Fiscal, Industries 0

As per Section 52 of Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 read with Rule 12 of Central Goods and Services Rules, 2017, every E-Commerce...

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Assam Government gears up for a cleaner and greener environment by rolling out the Urban Solid Waste Management Policy, 2018

October 3, 2018 Assam, EHS, Industries 0

The Assam Government has introduced draft Assam Urban Solid Waste Management Policy, 2018 (“Draft Policy”) with a view to achieve a totally clean, sanitized and...

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EPFO allows residents of Assam, Meghalaya and Nagaland to get UAN generated without using Aadhaar for the period 24.08.2018 to 23.11.2018

August 31, 2018 Assam, Industries, LAB, Meghalaya, Nagaland 0

In a recent Circular dated August 29, 2018, the Employee’s Provident Fund Organisation (“EPFO”) has informed that residents of Assam, Meghalaya and Nagaland can have...

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Assam PCB de-recognizes 9 private laboratories; says it will not process consent applications issued by these laboratories

August 21, 2018 Assam, EHS, Industries 0

The Pollution Control Board, Assam (“PCBA”) has issued a notice confirming derecognition of the following 9 private laboratories authorized by PCBA for testing and recognition...

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E-Way Bill shall be required for intra-state movement of goods under GST within the State of Assam

E-Way Bill shall be required for intra-state movement of goods under GST within the State of Assam

May 8, 2018 Assam, Fiscal, Industries 0

Commercial Taxes Department – Government of Assam has issued Notification No. 07/2018-GST dated 7th May, 2018 to notify that e-way bill will be mandatory for intra-state movement of goods...

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E-Way Bill is not the State of Assam

E-Way Bill is not required for intra-state movement of goods under GST within the State of Assam

March 29, 2018 Assam, Fiscal, Industries 0

Commercial Taxes Department -Assam has issued Circular No.06/2018-GST dated, 27th March, 2018 to notify that e-way bill shall not be required for the intra-state movement of goods...

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Assam Pollution Control Board reiterates that Water Cess has been subsumed within the provisions of GST

January 22, 2018 Assam, Industries, LAB 0

The Pollution Control Board of Assam, by way of a notice dated 17th January, 2018 has stated that Water Cess has been subsumed within Goods...

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Assam Pollution Control Board clarifies the other mandatory requirements for which Green Category industries may be inspected

January 19, 2018 Assam, EHS, Manufacturing, Mining 0

Pursuant to the update in the trail mail exempting Green Category industries from inspection, except in cases of public complaints, legal cases and other mandatory requirements,...

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