Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (C.B.I.C)
Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) is now Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC). CBIC is a part of the Department of Revenue under the Ministry of Finance, Government of India. It deals with the tasks of formulation of policy concerning levy and collection of Customs, Goods & Services Tax & erstwhile Central Excise duties and erstwhile Service Tax, prevention of smuggling and administration of matters relating to Customs, Goods & Services Tax, erstwhile Central Excise, erstwhile Service Tax and Narcotics to the extent under CBEC’s purview. The Board is the administrative authority for its subordinate organizations, including Custom Houses, Central Goods & Services Tax, erstwhile Central Excise and erstwhile Service Tax Commissionerates and the Central Revenues Control Laboratory.