The Commercial Tax Department has been actively behind the GST and Vat defaulters to ensure compliance and filing of return by visiting dealers premises and issuing notice to non filers.
Earlier on Thursday, simultaneous search and seizure operations were conducted on various dealers situated in Vasco city by the Department from morning 10am to 5.30pm.
Such search and seizure operations were conducted by the department upon scrutinizing the data available and specific tip offs where it was found that various dealers are selling goods without proper invoices, such invoices were often issued without tax details, complete description of goods, quantities sold etc.
During such visit various discrepancies were noticed. Details of such discrepancies were documented and books of accounts including sales register, purchase registere, kaccha bills and other books were seized.
These operations were conducted by commercial tax officers and monitored by Deputy commissioner state tax(Vasco). Additional Commissioner of state tax(south) was overall incharge of the search and seizure.