The last date for filing the Service Tax return for the Quarter 2 (July-Sep 2012) was originally fixed as 15th of April 2013.

Due to the difficulties faced by the assessees in filing the returns, the CBDT vide its Order No 2/2013 dtd 12th April 2013 has extended the due date for filing the Service Tax returns from 15th April to 30th of April 2013. Now the Service Tax returns pertaining to the period from July 2012 to Sept 2013 has to be filed by 30th of April 2013.