Uttarakhand Entertainment Tax Department

Department NameDepartment of Entertainment Tax, Uttarakhand
Contact Officer DesignationEntertainment Tax Commissioner
AddressOffice of Sales Commissioner
Address 2Mussoorie Bypass Road, Near Puliya No. 6, Nathanpur
Department CategoryTax
Department ServicesEntertainment Tax Collection

Department of Entertainment Tax, Uttrakhand is working under Tax Commissioner of Uttarakhand. It works in the field of entertainment tax in the state. 

There are four post of Assistant Commisioner in Dehradun, Haridwar, Udham Singh Nagar and Nainital districts. Remaining 09 districts has the posts of District Entertainment Tax Officer to forsee the function of Entertainment Tax Department.

Purpose of Entertainment Tax Department, Uttarakhand

History of Entertainment Tax Department

The department was established in 1937 for the collection of fixed and temporary sources of entertainment and stop the evasion of tax. It was widely distributed department in Uttar Pradesh but after creation of Uttarakhand state, it become much smaller due to state size.

Taxable Entertainments in Uttarakhand

Following are the list of entertainments which are taxable in Uttarakhand.

- Cinema
- Cable Operators
- VCD Library
- Rope Way
- Video Cinema
- Video Vehicle
- Exhibition
- Housie (Tambola)
- Clubs
- Cabaret
- Video Game Parlors
- Games of Skill
- Non Classical Music and Dance
- Entertainment Park
- DTH broadcasting service

Non Taxable Entertainments in Uttarakhand

Following are the list of entertainments which are tax free in Uttarakhand.

- Bungee Jump
- Drama
- Nautanki
- Quawalli
- Kavi Sammelan Mushayra
- Classical Music
- Games and Sports
- Skating
- Dangal
- Magic shows
- Pool game
- Circus

Important Links

 Form for Applying for License of Video Library

 Form for Applying for Permission of Cable T.V 

Form for Applying for Permission of Entertainments 

 Form for Applying for Video cinema/Video Vehicle

 Form for Applying for Direct to Home Service (DTH)

Documents Required for applying for various Entertainments

 License Fees and Applicable Tax details

Payment of Entertainment Tax

Register for Entertainment Tax 

Pay Entertainment Tax by e Payment 

Pay Entertainment Tax by Treasury Portal 

E Return 

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht
Contact details of Uttarakhand Entertainment Tax Department
Office of Sales Commissioner
Mussoorie Bypass Road, Near Puliya No. 6, Nathanpur
0135 - 2669923
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Uttarakhand Entertainment Tax Department