• 23 Jun, 2024

Central Excise Day

Central Excise Day

Every year on February 24, India celebrates Central Excise Day. The Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) is recognized on this day for its contributions to the nation. The purpose of the holiday is to recognize the contributions of the CBEC officers and their day. In remembrance of the Central Excise and Salt Act's passage on February 24, 1944, the day is observed.

Why do we celebrate Central Excise Day?

The purpose of Central Excise Day is to educate the public about the role of Central Excise officers in preventing smuggling and advancing the development of the country. Additionally, the passing of the Central Excise and Salt Act on February 24, 1944, is commemorated on Central Excise Day.


What is the theme of Central Excise Day 2022?

The central focus of the 2022 Central Excise Day was to support and honor those who serve in the customs and excise departments. We couldn't stop smuggling, illegal commerce, etc. without the personnel working in these departments. So showcasing the work of the customs division is the focus of Central Excise Day.

What is central excise law?

Since central excise duty is an indirect tax, everyone rich or poor is responsible for paying it when they buy items that have already been subject to duty. Entry 84 of the Union List of the Seventh Schedule, when combined with Article 226 of the Indian Constitution, provides the legal framework for the administration of this tax.

What is central excise India?

Excise taxes are a type of indirect tax levied on the sale of specific goods. Excise tax is not paid by the consumer to the government directly; instead, it is added to the cost of the good by the manufacturer or retailer and then passed on to the buyer via higher prices. In India, excise duty laws are governed by the Excise Duty Act, of 1944, and the Central Board of Excise and Customs is responsible for collecting the tax.

Central Excise Day Significance

Central Excise Day is very important for increasing public awareness of the contribution that excise duty officials make to the country. It is important to recognize the role that the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs department officers play in preventing corruption in industries that produce commodities. It has made a considerable contribution to the edifice of the country.

It collects taxes on industrial goods, and the money made from levying taxes is utilized to support various social welfare and educational initiatives. It is a significant contributor to our nation's financial growth. The financial revenue has doubled in recent years, solely as a result of the excise department's improved service delivery standards. By eradicating poverty and illiteracy, the department significantly contributes to the improvement of the Indian economy.

Central Excise Day in Hindi

राष्ट्र हर साल 24 फरवरी को केंद्रीय उत्पाद शुल्क दिवस मनाता है। इस दिन को मनाने का मतलब केंद्रीय उत्पाद और सीमा शुल्क बोर्ड द्वारा किए गए आर्थिक योगदान को मान्यता देना है। इसके अलावा, यह दिन संस्थान के अधिकारियों के समर्पण को पहचानने के लिए मनाया जाता है।


यह दिन देश के नागरिकों के बीच केंद्रीय उत्पाद और सीमा शुल्क बोर्ड के बारे में जागरूकता बढ़ाने के लिए मनाया जाता है। बोर्ड इस दिन कई तरह के कार्यक्रमों की योजना बनाता है, जिसमें प्रतियोगिताएं, सेमिनार, कार्यशालाएं, शैक्षिक और सांस्कृतिक गतिविधियां और पुरस्कार समारोह शामिल हैं।

Central Excise Day Theme 2023

The organization has a number of celebration-related events planned, including seminars, training sessions, academic and social programs, public awareness campaigns, competitions, and award ceremonies.

Every year, a topic is chosen for Central Excise Day celebrations based on the issue the government wants to draw attention to in relation to the significance of this day. The department authorities have not yet disclosed the topic for this year's Central Excise Day. In the next few days, the theme might be made clear.

Excise Day Meaning in Hindi


घरेलू उपयोग के लिए भारत में बने उत्पादों पर "उत्पाद शुल्क" या "उत्पाद शुल्क" के रूप में जाना जाने वाला एक अप्रत्यक्ष कर लगाया जाता है। जैसे ही वस्तुओं का निर्माण होता है, केंद्रीय उत्पाद शुल्क देय हो जाता है क्योंकि "निर्माण" पर कर लगाया जाता है। यह मैन्युफैक्चरिंग पर एक टैक्स है जिसे मैन्युफैक्चरर को चुकाना होता है और फिर वह कस्टमर को ट्रांसफर कर देता है। 1985 की पहली और दूसरी अनुसूचियों का केंद्रीय उत्पाद शुल्क अधिनियम, जो संलग्न हैं, कुछ वस्तुओं को उत्पाद शुल्क योग्य वस्तुओं के रूप में सूचीबद्ध करता है, जिसमें नमक भी शामिल है।