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Which is better: IRS (IT) vs IRS (C&CE) by Awdesh Singh (IRS 1990 batch)
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Dr. Awdesh Singh has explained the pros and cons of the 2 IRS services, based on more than 25 years of his experience in the government services. Must watch for all the Civil Service aspirants.

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Awdhesh Singh
Director,, An E-learning platform for Civil Services, Schools, GST etc., IITian, Former IRS Officer CSE-1989 rank 272

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helpful lecture thanks mam
Jyoti Kumari
9 months ago
Hello sir. Thank you for the wonderful presentation. Pls tell me; can a red green (partial) color blind person apply for IRS ? Thank you !
Sir, How similar or different is the job of Commercial Tax administrators (Post like Asst Comm.) as recruited through state PCS exams w.r.t the IRS?
Sir i need some clarification that Is IT officier only do the duty of income tax raids if not hthen how will do the work of it . Please give me an answer
Sir i need some clarification that IT officier will do the income tax raids or which officier will come under it and who do it .plz answr me sir
sir I am from IITBHU wanna organize your seminar.You are cordially invited to join celebration at IITbhu
  1. 1 jRS PRS INCOME TAXDEA ETAKDEPARTN S& CENTRAL EXC INDIAN REVENUE SERVICE (IRS) IRS (IT) vs. IRS (C&CE) By Dr. Awdhesh Singh Commissioner, Customs and Central Excise

  2. About Me . Cleared IIT-JEE 1983 and 1984 .B Tech (IIT-BHU Varanasi) M Tech (IIT-Delhi) PhD IIITM-Gwalior Cleared CSE-1989 and joined IRS (C&CE) . Wrote two books Practising Spiritual Intelligence The Secret Red Book of Leadership Follow me at

  3. Closing Rank In Civil Services Examination (2015) General Category . IRS (IT) 329 . IRS (C&CE) = 497

  4. Closing Rank In Civil Services Examination (1989) General Category IRS (IT) = 410 (Approx) . IRS (C&CE) = 279

  5. Service Conditions of IRS (IT and C&CE) Pay Scales: Same Positions in Board: Same (1 + 6) Cadre Strength (approx): IT-3000, C&CE-2500 Total Strength: Almost same ( Approx. 80,000) Promotional Prospect: Almost same . Perks and Facilities Almost same Overseas Postings: Almost same

  6. Break-up of direct and indirect taxes in Rs lakh crore Direct Taxes Indirect Taxes 8.00 T 7.42 provisional 6.96 7.12 7.00 6.39 6.00 5.43 4.94 5.00 4.4 3.91 4.00 3.78 3.44 314 3.34 3.00 2.44 2.302.42 1.99 2.00 .65 1.33 0 1.17 133 -- 149 083 1.0s 1.00 068 0.00 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16

  7. Amount of Tax Collection Direct Taxes (Income Tax) Financial Year 2015-16 Rs 7.48 lakh crore Indirect Taxes (C&CE) Financial Year 2015-16 7.11 lakh crore Financial Year 2016-2017 Financial Year 2016-2017 (Upto September) (Upto September) Rs 3.27 lakh crore Rs 4.08 lakh crore (+8.95%) (+25.9%)

  8. Nature of Taxes Direct Taxes Indirect Taxes Levied on income of individual Levied on the goods and services or corporate entities The government collects the taxes directly from the taxpayer viz. the income- earner Main Taxes: Taxes are collected by an Intermediately (Importer, Manufacturer, Service Provider) and paid to government Main Taxes: -Customs, . Personal Income Tax Corporate Tax Central Excise, (Exception: TDS is collected by the business entity Service Tax and paid to government) (Exception: Customs duties are directly paid by the international passengers)

  9. Number of Assesses Income Tax Dept has CCE department has many more assesses asless number of assesses they deal with each taxpayer directly -Number of Effective since only the intermediaries are registered -Customs= 1-2 lakhs Assesses* 5-6 Crores Assesses filing returns 3-4 Crores Asseees paying taxes- 1.5-2 Crores Excise- 2-3 lakhs Service Tax= 10-12 lakhs *Effective assesses includes people who paid TDS but did not filed returns

  10. Nature of Job IRS (IT) officers are tax . The Job of IRS (C&CE) officers whose job is toofficer is akin to both a collect taxes, and prevent tax evasion by police department. conducting surveys and . search operations Income tax evasions are offence leading to usually civil offence punishable with fine and penalty tax department and the Tax evasion may become a criminal arrest and prosecution upto the Rank of . Officers wear uniforms Deputy Commissioner