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Monday, June 25, 2018

7th CPC TA Rules Hotel Charges -Reimbursement of GST in full over and above the ceiling limit

F.No.17-03/2017-PAP
Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Posts
(Establishment Division)
Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg,
New Delhi -110001.
Dated: 18th June, 2018.

To
All Heads of Circles,
AII GM (PAF)/DAs (P),
All Directors Postal Staff College India/PTCs.
Sub: Reimbursement of Accommodation charges for stay in Hotels as per CCS (Travelling Allowance) Rules -reg
I am directed to inform that this Department has sought clarification regarding reimbursement of accommodation/guest house charges for stay in Hotels as per Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure OM. No/19030/1/2017-E-IV dated 13.07.2017, wherein the revision of travelling allowances is notified.

Ministry of Finance was requested to clarify whether the limit for reimbursement of accommodation charges can be taken without GST and the GST amount debit by Hotels can be reimbursed in full.
Read also: Clarification on TA Rules : CGST/SGST on Hotel accommodation/Guest houses is reimbursable to the Govt. employees over and above the prescribed limit - DoE

Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure vide their OM. No.19030/2/2017-E.IV dated 10th October 2017 has clarified that the ceiling prescribed in para 2E (i) of the Annexure to DoE O.M.No.19030/1/2017-E-IV dated 13.07.2017 in r/o hotel accommodation/guest house, is exclusive of all taxes and these taxes shall be reimbursed to the Govt. Employee over and  above the ceiling limit.


Assistant Director General (Estt.) 

Source: http://utilities.cept.gov.in/dop/pdfbind.ashx?id=2865

Transfer orders of PM Grade-1 officials Kerala Circle


Recovery of Temporary Advances for GP Fund before 6 Months prior to Retirement

GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
FINANCE DEPARTMENT
AUDIT BRANCH
No.2229-F(J)-W.B.
Date:- 20.06.2018
MEMORANDUM
Subject:- Completion of recovery of Temporary Advances from GP Fund before six months prior to retirement on superannuation
In terms of this department Memo No. 2133-F dated 21.03.1981 regarding the sanction of any temporary advance from GP Fund, the competent authority should fix the number of instalments in such a manner that the recovery of the same is completed prior to six months from the date of retirement on superannuation of any subscriber to the fund.
It has been reported by some Head of Offices that recovery of temporary advances are now continuing in some cases even during the last six months prior to the date of retirement on superannuation of the subscriber which is not coherent with the Memo no 2133-F dated 24.03.1981.
After careful consideration the Governor is pleased to decide that the Memo No 2133-F dated 21.03.1981 will remain in force in the matter of recoveries of Temporary advance and the irregularities still continuing shall be rectified by the competent authorities to sanction the Temporary advance immediately in any of the following manners.
1. Monthly instalments for recovery of existing temporary advances from the GP Fund may be re-fixed in such number of instalments so that entire recovery is completed prior to six months from the date of retirement on superannuation.
OR
2. Amount of temporary GP Fund Advance remaining outstanding at the time of six months prior to the date of retirement on superannuation may be converted into Non-refundable advance.
Henceforth, the sanctioning authorities shall at the time of sanctioning Temporary Advance from GP Fund shall fix the number of instalments in such a manner so that the recovery of advance is completed prior to six months from the date of retirement on superannuation and in no case Temporary Advance shall be sanctioned during the period of last six months prior to the date of retirement on superannuation.
In addition to the above it is also clarified that:-
1. Subscription to the GP Fund shall be stopped compulsorily prior to three months before the date of retirement on superannuation for all categories of State Government employees as per the provision contained in this Department Memo No. 620-F(J)/W.B. dated- 27.11.2013.
2. Modified versions of Form- 10A and 10B introduced vide this Department Memo No. 1115-F(J)/W.B. dated- 29.03.2018 shall be applicable only for Group-D State Government employees at present until further order.
Sd/- H.K. Dwivedi
Additional Chief Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal
Signed Copy


7th CPC: Grant of Grade Pay 5400 (Level 9) to Assistant Accounts Officer of IA&AD, Indian Civil Accounts Organization and P&T Accounts


F.No.25-2/2017-IC/E.III(A)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
North Block, New Delhi
Dated 18th June 2018
Office Memorandum

Subject: Implementation of recommendation of 7th CPC - Para 11.12.140 - Grant of Grade Pay of Rs. 5400(PB-2) i.e. Level 9 of Pay Matrix in case of Assistant Accounts Officer of IA&AD, Indian Civil Accounts Organisation and P&T Accounts.

In pursuance of the recommendation of 7th Central Pay Commission as contained in Para 11.12.140 of the Report, read with this Ministry's Resolution No. 1-2/2016-IC dated 25th July 2016, the undersigned is directed to say that the pay scales of the post of Assistant Accounts Officer in Indian Audit & Account Department, Indian Civil Accounts Organization and P&T Accounts shall be as under in the pay structure of 7th Central Pay Commission w.e.f 01/01/2016.

Sl. No.
Name of Post
Pay scale in the 6thCPC Pay Structure
Revised Pay scale under 7th CPC Pay Structure
1
Assistant Accounts Officer
Pay Band 2 + Grade Pay Rs. 4800/-
Level 8 of Pay Matrix and Level 9 on completion of 4 years in Grade Pay of Rs. 4800/- (PB2)/Level 8. Level 8 and Level 9 of Pay Matrix shall be as contained in the aforesaid Resolution dated 25/07/2016.

2. Necessary amendment to CCS(RP) Rules 2016 shall be issued in due course.
(Ashok Kumar)
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Signed Copy

Expected Dearness Allowance from July 2018

One of the important allowance for Central Government Employees is Dearness Allowance, always there are some expectations for Dearness Allowance percentage. Central Government will revise the DA twice in a year, on 1st January and 1st July. DA is a fully taxable allowance.

Central Government increased 2 per cent dearness allowance from the January 2018, so employees received 7 percent dearness allowance from the existing 5 percent.

Employment News : 23 June to 29 June 2018

JOB HIGHLIGHTS

INSTITUTE OF BANKING PERSONNEL SELECTION
Name Of Post : Officers (Scale I, II and III), Office Assistant in RRBs
No.of Vacancies : 10000
Last Date :02.07.2018

DIRECTOREATE GENERAL BORDER SECURITY FORCE, NEW DELHI
Name Of Post : Technical Posts (Group ‘C’ Combatised)
No.of Vacancies : 207
Last Date :30 Days after Publication

INDIAN NAVY
Name Of Post : Civilian Motor Driver Grade-II
No.of Vacancies : 24
Last Date :21 Days after Publication

INDIAN OIL CORPORATION LTD.
Name Of Post : Junior Operator (Aviation) Grade- I
No.of Vacancies : 50
Last Date :07.07.2018

BANARAS HINDU UNIVERSITY
Name Of Post : Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professors
No.of Vacancies : 101
Last Date :29.06.2018

INDIAN RAILWAYS
Name Of Post : Constable 8619, Sub-Inspectors 1120 in RPF and RPSF
No.of Vacancies : 8619
Last Date :30.06.2018
Source : http://employmentnews.gov.in