CONTENTS1. LIABILITY OF EXCISE DUTYBasic Concept of Central ExciseConcept of Manufacture and ManufacturerClassification Under Central Excise2. VALUATION3. PROCEDURERegistrationAssessment of dutyClearance of goodsReturn of duty paid goodsSampleRecords to be maintained under central excise lawReturns under Central Excise4. CENVAT CREDIT RULES Introduction to Cenvat Credit RulesCENVAT Credit on Ca pital GoodsConcept of Dealer under CENVAT CreditOther Topics of CENVAT5. EXPORTConditions and Procedures for ExportEOU and SEZZCENVAT Credit on InputsCenvat Credit on Input ServiceAvailment and Utilization CENVAT CreditRefund of Cenvat CreditExempted goods/Exempted output services6. OTHER TOPICSJob WorkSmall Scale IndustriesCaptive Consumptionlarge Taxpayer UnitMiscellaneous Provisions under Central Excise7. DEMAND, RECOVERY, ADJUDICATIONS AND APPEALSABOUT THE AUTHOR ANKIT KANODIA holding a Bachelors degree in Commerce from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is also a qualified Company Secretary. The academic records have always been excellent. Before commencement of practice, the author has worked with Big 4 and other Firms in the field of indirect taxation. Since 2012 the author is practicing in the field of Indirect Taxation at S.K.KANODIA & ASSOCIATES, a 30 year old chartered accountant firm having its head office in Kolkata. He major representational assignments before the Adjudicating Authorities & various Appellate Authorities including the CESTAT. He is also a Special Invitee to the Research Committee of the EIRC of ICAI for the year 2013. The author is also actively associated with various study circles and associations for providing lectures in indirect tax. He has also contributed many articles at various forums. Parth S. Shah has Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from SI. Xavier’, College, Kolkata and is an Associate Member of .he Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has over 2 year of post qualification experience in Indirect Tax and is currently working in Mumbai with one of the big four accounting and tax consulting firms. He has experience in giving advisory services in the areas of Central Excise, Service Tax, VAT and Customs on various strategic and statutory issues including realignment of supply chain to optimize tax: impact, transaction structuring, conducting due diligence and providing litigation support across sectors such as Pharmaceuticals, Cement, Steel, Power, Infrastructure etc.