GST on legal services provided by advocates under Reverse Charge basis, Finance Ministry

Bar & Bench July 16 2017
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No change made in taxation of legal services in the GST era, Finance Ministry

The Ministry of Finance has clarified that the Goods and Service Tax on services provided by lawyers including Senior Advocates and law firms would be applicable on ‘reverse charge’ basis.

In a press release issued yesterday, the Ministry has stated that there is no change made in taxation of legal services in the GST era.

The press release states that legal service means any service provided in . . .

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