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Revenue

The Department of Revenue (External website that opens in a new window) exercises control in respect of revenue matters relating to direct and indirect Union taxes, through two statutory Boards, namely, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (External website that opens in a new window) and the Central Board of Excise and Customs (External website that opens in a new window). The Department is also entrusted with administration and enforcement of controls and regulatory measures provided in the enactments concerning central sales tax, stamp duties, forfeiture of properties of smugglers and foreign exchange manipulators, and other fiscal statutes. Control over production and disposal of opium and its products is also vested with this Department.

Source: National Portal Content Management Team, Reviewed on: 29-04-2011