Register online for Service Tax
One form of indirect tax that is imposed on certain specified services like taxable services is called as Service Tax. It was introduced in 1994 in India according to the chapter V of the Finance Act of 1994. We can register online for Service Tax and the application form for such registration is named as st-1 and this can be downloaded from the following link,
The following provide the details that who are all will be eligible to register online for Service Tax. It is very essential for Each and every person who provides a taxable service and who is liable to pay the service tax to register with the Central excise or department of service tax. At certain times, the liability to pay the service tax is changed to certain other persons or service receivers such as an insurer - in which the insurance agent provides the service, individual who makes the payment for the freight - in which case taxable service is offered by the goods transport agency, mutual fund or a company which manages the asset management etc.
The application form for the feature of register online for Service Tax termed as ST-1. This form should be submitted to either the jurisdictional superintendent of the Central Excise or Service Tax. In case of registration service offered in different locations under various superintendents, then the registration can be done by the jurisdictional commissioner.
If the application form for register online for Service Tax submitted is complete and properly filled in then within seven days of submission, a registration certificate will be issued and it is termed as ST-2. If not issued then it means that the registration is granted. You will also receive a registration number which is also called as Service Tax code. It is a fifteen digit number which is based pan card number. The first ten digits of which are similar to that of the pan card number.