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icon How to stop paying GST if the tenant fails to pay rent

Our tenant built a building in the vacant site provided by us and is running a textile retail business there. A rental agreement for 15 years was registered and now 6 years have passed. Due to poor bu


A. Dear Client,
Generally, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) should be paid by the landlord on the commercial renting of premises, irrespective of whether the tenant pays the rent or not. However, it is advisable to consult with a legal or tax professional to guide you through the specific rules and regulations in your jurisdiction dealing with the obligations of the landlord and the tenant in such situations. Further, you can file a suit before the jurisdictional civil court and seek the eviction o ...ReadMore

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icon Gel blaster in customs

I recently ordered a gel blaster toy gun from Alibaba, it's from china , the issue is the seller is worried about the items getting caught in customs and asked me if i can clear it , i honestly don't

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2 months ago


A. Dear Client,

The customs clearance of your gel blaster toy gun, especially if it closely resembles a real firearm. The seller is expressing concern and asking you to handle the clearance.

Research thoroughly to ensure that importing gel blasters into India is legal and that there are no restrictions or regulations against it. Additionally, contact other door-to-door parcel services to inquire about their delivery policies and whether they can facilitate the shipment from China to India.

If ...ReadMore

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icon Civil suit S C Suit No 4910 of 2021 & S C Suit No 1126 of 2022

The court finds my possession as legal and have been granting time to the landlord either to return my entire money or do stamp duty & registration and give me the ownership of the place however d

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4 months ago


A. Dear Client,
Given the urgency of the situation, you should consider filing an application or seeking an interim order from the court where your possession case is ongoing. In your application, highlight the essential facts, including your legal possession status, the refusal of consent for license renewal by the landlord, and the resultant financial losses affecting your business. Request the court to issue an interim order or direction to the concerned authorities, such as the excise departmen ...ReadMore

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icon Recvd Call letter-cum-cause show notice dated 26th Nov 2021 today

Hi So I received a call letter-cum-show cause notice from customs office. The date of the letter is 16th Oct 2023, but the receipt is 26th Nov 2021. The item that I had ordered on 18th Nov was immedia

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7 months ago


A. Dear Client,
Contact the Customs Office using the number they provided for assistance. Explain your situation, including the fact that you canceled the order two years ago and no longer have any item-related documents. They may be able to guide you on the appropriate steps to take. If you are certain that you have no documents to provide and do not want to engage further, you can choose not to respond to the notice. However, this may result in the return of the item to the foreign supplier or it ...ReadMore

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icon Import Formalities Foreign Trade/International Trade

Does import of health drinks from Thailand to India require EPR as well as BIS registration mandatory? If not done what are the hassles to be faced kindly inform

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9 months ago


A. Dear client,
All producers, including importers, are mandated to obtain registration from CPCB through the online portal. CPCB has requested customs authorities to verify the online-generated EPR registration certificate during the clearance of import consignments

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icon Info about selling cigarettes and tobacco products in Kerala

Can we sell (A private limited company) cigarettes or tobacco products online or can we deliver the same if a customer orders after conforming that the user is 18 and above by validating their id. If

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9 months ago


A. Dear client,
As per the tobacco control laws, there are no restrictions on internet sales or the sale of small packets of cigarettes or other tobacco products. The sale of tobacco products is prohibited to persons under the age of 18

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icon Ex Employer putting negative reviews

My Ex employee who has to be fired, is giving fake reviews on google and defaming the company.

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9 months ago


A. Dear client,
You can file defamation suit against your ex-employee for posting fake reviews and defaming the company.

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icon Custom - A facebook friend gifted me some items

A facebook friend gifted me some items and 10000 pounds from uk in a parcel clearance amount charged 28500.00and then told that foreign currency exchange charge 68000.00 also pay. What is legal proces

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10 months ago


A. Dear client,
You need the following documents and have to comply to the following procedure
IGM ( Filing Import General Manifest)
The procedures to file IGM (Import General Manifest) are done by the carrier of goods or his agent and can be done electronically before the goods arrive/reach. This file contains all the details of the goods imported by the vessel.
Operations on post verification
On review of the IGM( Import General Manifest) and the post verification of the documents, the customs a ...ReadMore

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icon Rejecting parcel

I have received a parcel from my friend i already asked him to not send it and it reached at Delhi and the customs asked me to pay if i reject that us there any issue arrive

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10 months ago


A. Dear client,
A shipper will have to get the goods shipped back to the supplier. Otherwise, all the goods will be destroyed by the customs officials. Or they may be auctioned by the customs official. There won't be any inconvenience caused to you

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icon Call cum show cause notice

I received call cum show cause notice.. from Mumbai customs.. for obscene item(this is what they call in notice) for the s*x toy which I ordered online of amount 3600.. Now they have given that.. in 1

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11 months ago


A. Dear client,

Respond to the notice: Prepare a written response to the show cause notice within the given timeframe. Clearly explain your side of the story, providing any necessary justifications or explanations for the item in question. Be respectful and honest in your response.

Avoid making payments without legal guidance: It is advisable to consult with your lawyer before making any payments or accepting offers to clear your name or file from the customs office. Paying an amount without prop ...ReadMore

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