first_img Press Trust of India New DelhiMarch 16, 2019UPDATED: March 16, 2019 15:35 IST Image for representation (BCCI Photo)The State Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (SDRI)of Rajasthan has detected tax evasion of around Rs 3.25 crore in the sale of complimentary Indian Premier League match tickets worth Rs 11.62 crore, an official said.He said the SDRI has recommended the Commercial Tax Department to recover Rs 7 crore, including taxes evaded, penalty and interest in the case.The auction of Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket players also come under the purview of Goods and Services Tax (GST) and a detailed investigation has been recommended to recover the taxes, the official said.IPL match organiser Royal Multi Sports Private Limited had sold 65,207 complimentary tickets of IPL matches organised from April 11 to May 19 last year.The SDRI officials found 28 per cent GST evasion on such complimentary ticket distribution.Also Read | MS Dhoni, Harbhajan Singh join Chennai Super Kings camp ahead of IPL 2019 Also See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAkshay Ramesh Tags :Follow Indian Premier LeagueFollow IPL 2019Follow IPL ticket sales DRI detects Rs 3.25 crore tax evasion in sale of complimentary IPL ticketsThe auction of Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket players also come under the purview of Goods and Services Tax (GST) and a detailed investigation has been recommended to recover the taxes, the official said.advertisementlast_img

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