B2C OIDAR Services: Online Service Tax Payment Procedure/ Accounting Codes

CBEC prescribes Procedure for online payment of Service Tax (through foreign banks) by B2C OIDAR Service Provider Assessees in Non Taxable Territory (NTT)/ abroad; also allots Accounting Codes for payment of Service Tax, Krishi Kalyan Cess, Swachh Bharath Cess, Penalty, Interest, etc.

1. The Taxpayer need to have an internet banking account in one of the foreign banks (BNP PARIBAS/ CITIBANK/ DBS/ DEUTSCHE BANK/ HSBC/ STANDARD CHARTERED BANK/ BANK OF AMERICA).

2. Using the Internet Banking login facility, the taxpayer need to click a link provided for making payment of Service Taxes on Online Information and Database Access or Retrieval Services (OIDAR).

3. On clicking the link, the taxpayer will be routed to a replica of the EASIEST e-Payment portal.

4. On this replica e-payment portal, taxpayer will enter the 15 digit Assessee Code allotted by the Department.

5. After entering the Assessee Code, taxpayer will be required to enter the CAPTCHA details.

6. On successful matching of the CAPTCHA and based on the Assessee Code entered, corresponding taxpayer details like Name, Address, Commissionerate code etc. as present in the Assessee Code Master, will be displayed.

7. Based on the type of Assessee Code, the Duty / Tax i.e. Excise Duty or Service Tax to be paid, will be automatically selected.

8. As the assessee code pertains to Service Tax, the taxpayer will get all the accounting codes/descriptions of the Services.

9. The taxpayer being an OIDAR service provider, need to select the following Accounting codes and enter the amounts towards each Accounting code.

Description of Service Service Tax Accounting Code Interest Penalties
KRISHI KALYAN CESS 1509 1510 1512
SWACHH BHARATH CESS 1493 1494 1496

10. After save and submit, the taxpayer would be allowed to make the internet payment after validating the net banking login credentials.

11.Using the EASIEST web portal ( https://cbec-easiest.gov.in) the taxpayer can view/ download the GAR-7 challan evidencing the above payment of Service Taxes.

B2C OIDAR Services: Online Service Tax Payment Procedure/ Accounting Codes

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