Section 10 Assessment of Tax & Recovery of Tax in Sales Tax Act 1990 and as per Lawkidunya, the word Tax Assessment or Assessment, is the job of determining the value, and sometimes determining the use, of property, usually to calculate a property tax. This is usually done by an office called the assessor or tax assessor. Governments need to collect taxes in order to function.
Recovery of Tax in Law Terms
Recovery of amount from the Debtor to the Defaulter, the defaulter is required to pay the due tax to the credit of central or state government, within the time specified in the notice period. The amount should not be paid before the money becomes due or is held.
Assessment of Tax & Recovery of Tax in Sales Tax Act
(1) Where a person who is required to file a tax return fails to file the return for a tax period by the due date or pays an amount which, for some miscalculation is less than the amount of tax actually payable, an officer of Inland Revenue shall, after a notice to show cause to such person, make an order for assessment of tax, including imposition of penalty and default surcharge in accordance with sections 33 and 34: Provided that where a person required to file a tax return files the return after the due date and pays the amount of tax payable in accordance with the tax return along with default surcharge and penalty, the notice to show cause and the order of assessment shall abate.
(2) Where a person has not paid the tax due on supplies made by him or has made short payment or has claimed input tax credit or refund which is not admissible under this Act for reasons other than those specified in sub-section (1), an officer of Inland Revenue shall after a notice to show cause to such person, make an order for assessment of tax actually payable by that person or determine the amount of Tax Credit or Tax refund which he has unlawfully claimed and shall impose a penalty and charge default surcharge in accordance with sections 33 and 34.
(3) Where by reason of some collusion or deliberate Act any tax or charge has not been levied or made or has been short levied or has been erroneously refunded, the person liable to pay any amount of tax or charge or the amount of fund erroneously made shall be served with the notice requiring him to show cause for payment of the amount specified in the notice.