SSC Tax Assistant Examination - Vacancy Details

SSC Tax Assistant Examination 2008

Staff Selection Commission will hold on Sunday, the 14th December, 2008 an open competitive examination for recruitment to the post of Tax Assistant (a Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted, Ministerial post in the pay-scale of Rs.4000-6000) for filling up vacancies in various Commissionerates of Central Board of Direct Taxes(CBDT) and Central Board of Excise & Customs(CBEC).

1.Age Limit: 20-27 years
2.Educational Qualification: Graduation
3.Fee: Rupees One Hundred Only(Rs.100/-)
4.Closing Date: 11.09.2008, 18.09.2008 for candidates
5.Signature And Right Hand Thumb Impression At Assigned Places.
6.SC/ST/OBC Certificates Etc. To Be Enclosed With Application In Prescribed Proforma

2. Vacancies/Reservation:

Approximately (427) vacancies in CBDT. Vacancies from CBEC is awaited. These vacancies are provisional and may vary subject to actual number of vacancies intimated later by the Indenting Departments.

Categorywise firm number of vacancies /reservations among SC/ST/OBC/PH/ExS in CBDT & CBEC will be determined in due course.

Note: The post carries All-India Service Liability (AISL). Thus, the candidates selected for appointment are liable to serve anywhere in India

3. Nationality/Citizenship:

A candidate must be either:

  1. A citizen of India, or
  2. A subject of Nepal, or
  3. A subject of Bhutan, or
  4. A Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January,1962,with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  5. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar),Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b),(c),(d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the Examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.