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Cricketer Yuvraj Singh gets service tax notice

PTI  Chandigarh, May 08, 2014
First Published: 11:22 IST(8/5/2014) | Last Updated: 11:23 IST(8/5/2014)

The Central Excise Department has issued a show cause notice to cricketer Yuvraj Singh, seeking payment of service tax to the tune of Rs. 46.6 lakh on his income from promotional activity.

The service tax dues pertained to the year 2012-13, a senior official of Central Excise Department Chandigarh region said here today.


The notice was pasted outside the house of cricketer in Manimajra here. The tax demand was raised on the payment of Rs. 4.14 crore which Yuvraj Singh received from Sahara Adventure Sports for carrying out promotional activity, the official said.

However, Yuvraj has already paid Rs. 36 lakh as service tax to the department, ther balance is yet to be paid.

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