There Should Be No Service Tax For Film Industry:

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar feels thegovernment should not levy service tax on thefilm industry as it would increase the financialburden.”Our industry is already paying huge taxes,so the service tax should not happen. But I amsure the government and the industry knowsthe best.
I am sure the industry will goand tell the government that whateveris happening is not right, we shouldtry and remove it completely,”Akshay said here today.The service tax is effective fromthis month and film and televisionactors will be charged 12.36 percent service tax on their earningsfrom film,
TV shows and endorsementsArtistes are opposing themove, saying it would cast additionalfinancial burden onthem as they were already payingincome tax.