Sunday, May 14, 2017
Vijayawada:: Andhra Pradesh is set to have three Goods ad Services Tax Commissionerates at Visakhapatnam, Guntur and Tirupati. These came into force with the merger of existing Commissionerates of Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Guntur, Nellore and Tirupati according to an official release.
The GST Commissionerates at Visakhapatnam covers Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam and East Godavari districts.
The Guntur Commissionerate will have jurisdiction over West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam and Nellore districts.
The Tirupati Commissionerate will have Aantapur, Chittoor, Kadapa, and Kurnool districts in its purview.
The audit ad appellate Commissionerates of Central Excise and Service Tax at Visakhapatnam are being shifted to Guntur. The AP Chief Commissioner’s (Zonal) office will be moved to Vijayawada or Guntur.