02 August 2009


Abbreviation used in my blog
A.E.D. : Addition Excise Duty
AGM : Annual General Meeting
AO : Assessing Officer
Ass : Assessee
B.E.D. : Basic Excise Duty
BOD : Board of Directors
BST : Bombay Sales Tax
BST Act : Bombay Sales Tax Act, 1959
CBDT : Central Board of Direct Taxes
Cenvat : Central Value Added Tax
Comm : Commissioner
CST : Central Sales Tax
CST Act: Central Sales Tax Act, 1956
DIN : Directors Identification Number
EC : Enrollment Certificate
E.C. : Education Cess
EEE : Exempt Exempt Exempt
EET : Exempt Exempt Tax
EGM Extraordinary General Meeting
FCNR Acc. : Foreign Currency Non-Resident Account
HRA : House Rent Allowance
ICAI : Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
ICSI : Institute of Companies Secretaries of India
ICWI : Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India
I.Tax : Income Tax
IT Act : Income Tax Act, 1961
ITD : Income Tax Department
LLP : Limited Liability Partnership
LLP Act : Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008
LTCG : Long Term Capital Gains
KVP : Kissan Vikas Patra
Mah : Maharashtra
MAHAVIKAS : MAHArashtra VIKrikar Automation System
MOF : Ministry of Finance
MVAT : Maharashtra Value Added Tax
MVAT Act, Maharashtra Value Added Tax Act, 2002
NRE : Non Resident (External) Account
NRI : Non Resident Indian
NRO : Non Resident (Ordinary) Account
NSC : National Saving Certificate
NSDL : National Securities Depository Ltd.
PAN : Permanent Account Number
PPF : Public Provident Fund Account
PIO : Person of Indian Origin
PT : Profession Tax
PT Act : The Maharashtra State Tax on Professions, Trade, Callings & Employment Act, 1975
RBI : Reserve Bank Of India
RBI Act : Reserve Bank of India Act,
RC : Registration Certificate
ROC : Registrar of Companies
ROCS : Registrar of Cooperative Societies
ROF : Registrar of Firms
RFC Acc. : Resident Foreign Currency Account
SEBI : Securities Exchange Board of India
SEBI Act : Securities Exchange Board Act of India,
S.H.E. : Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Cess
STCG : Short Term Capital Gains
STD : Sales Tax Department
STO : Sales-tax Officer
TAN : Tax Deduction and Collection Account Number
TCS : Tax Collected At Source
TDS : Tax Deducted At Source (i.e. withholding tax)
TIN : Taxpayers Identification Number
VAT : Value Added Tax
UTI : Unit Trust of India
WCT : Works Contract Tax