Posts In: Maharashtra

Government of Maharashtra issues circular mandating all establishments, factories, shops, etc. to give voters in poling areas two hours off to exercise their voting rights on 06.02.2020

February 6, 2020 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The Maharashtra Government has issued an order to all employers to give voters two hours off in order to exercise their voting rights on 6th Feb, 2020...

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Government of Maharashtra issues list of public holidays for the year 2020

December 19, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The General Administration Department of the Government of Maharashtra, through a notification dated 7th December, 2019, has provided the list of public holidays for the year...

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District Women and Child Development Officer, Mumbai City issues clarification on areas which would be covered under Mumbai City District

July 19, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

In a recent notice issued by the District Women and Child Development Officer, Mumbai City, it has been clarified that it will only receive internal committee...

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Changes expected to the Maharashtra Profession Tax Act; persons failing to apply for certificate of enrolment likely to pay simple interest @ 1.25 per cent. per month or part thereof of the amount of tax payable

July 17, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The Maharashtra Government, on 26th June, 2019 introduced the Maharashtra Tax Laws (Second Amendment and Validation) Act, 2019 (“Bill”) which proposes certain amendments to the...

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Workplace/s in the district of Mumbai City must register details of their Internal Committee (POSH) by 20.07.2019; default will not only result in fine but can also lead to cancellation of license to do business

July 5, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 21

In a recent Order issued by the Women & Child Development Department Mumbai City Collectorate, Government of Maharashtra, the Government has taken a step which...

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Shops and Establishment in Punjab will no longer be required to renew their registration certificate/s under the S&E Act; Also, registration applications submitted online will be granted within 1 day

June 21, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

While doing away with the requirement to renew registration under the Punjab Shops and Establishments Act,1958, the Punjab Government has in an Order dated 1stNovember,...

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Maharashtra Government too goes ahead and exempts Shops and Establishments from the requirement to renew their registration certificates under S&E Act

June 21, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The Industry, Energy and Labour Department, Maharashtra (“Department”), in a Government Resolution dated 2nd April, 2019, has gone ahead and eliminated the existing requirement of renewal of...

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Maharashtra Finance Department increases threshold for filing monthly / annual return by registered employers

June 18, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The Finance Department of Maharashtra, through a Gazette notification dated 6th June 2019, issued amendments to the Maharashtra State Tax on Professions, Trades, Callings and Employments Rules,...

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Maharashtra Pollution Control Board reiterates on the prohibition of manufacture, trade, use, import or export of certain Persistent Organic Pollutants.

April 17, 2019 EHS, Industries, Maharashtra 0

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (“Board”) has, by a Circular dated 16th March 2019, endorsed the decision of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (“Ministry”),...

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Commissioner of Profession Tax, Maharashtra exempts late fee payable by registered employer for monthly or annual returns for the periods up to March 2019

April 2, 2019 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The Commissioner of Profession Tax, Maharashtra (“Commissioner”) has, in light of the still persisting technical difficulties faced by the tax payers in filing returns, issued...

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