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tax evasion News

  • | August 24th, 2013

    Yamla Pagla Deewana director Samir Karnik arrested, granted bail

    Yamla Pagla Deewana director Samir Karnik arrested, granted bail

    Karnik was held for service tax evasion to the tune of Rs 1.18 crore. Producer Sunny Deol has paid Rs 86 lakh of his tax dues and so could evade arrest
    Samir Karnik, director and co-producer of the first film of the Yamla Pagla Deewana (YPD) franchise of the Deols, was arrested in Mumbai on August 23 by the Service Tax department. He was released on bail last evening after coughing up Rs 2 lakh. The filmmaker has not paid service tax to the tune of Rs 1.18 crore, said Sameer Wankhede, Deputy Commissioner of Service Tax. Click here to read more