Category Archives: GST Judgments

No Release of Goods detained under GST Act on Simple Bond and 50% Payment : High Court

Issue :  It was also ordered that on payment of 50% of such demand along with execution of a simple bond, the goods shall be released. It is this judgment which is challenged before us. Held  Section 129 of the CGST Act and SGST ordinance provides for detention, seizure and release of goods and conveyances… Read More »

Exporters can import without IGST Payment to the extent of Advance authorization licenses : High Court

Interim relief :- The Petitioner will be permitted to clear the consignments of imports constituting inputs for the fulfilment of its export orders placed on it prior to 1st July 2017 without any additional levies, and subject to the quantity and value as specified in the advance authorization licenses issued to it prior to 1st… Read More »

Credit of Clean Energy Cess allowed for GST Compensation Cess Payment : HC

HIGH COURT OF DELHI Mohit Minerals (P.) Ltd. v. Union of India S. MURALIDHAR AND PRATHIBA M. SINGH, JJ. W.P.(C) NO. 7459 OF 2017 AUGUST  25, 2017 J.K. Mittal, Rajveer Singh and Nidhi Gupta, Advocates for the Petitioner. Ravi Prakash, CGSC, Nitish Gupta, Farman Ali Advocates and Ms. Aarti Saxena, Deputy Secretary (DOR) for the Respondent. ORDER C.M. No. 30755/2017 (Exemption) 1. Allowed, subject to all just exceptions. W.P.… Read More »

No penalty for non-filing of GST return when assessee wrongly registered as sole proprietor instead of partnership firm: HC

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Modern Pipe Industries v. State of U.P PANKAJ MITHAL AND UMESH CHANDRA TRIPATHI, JJ. WRIT TAX NO. 583 OF 2017 AUGUST  24, 2017 Piyush Agrawal for the Petitioner. C.S.C., A.S.G.I., C.B. Tripathi and Krishna Agarwal for the Respondent. ORDER   1. The short grievance in this petition is under the GST the petitioner has been registered as sole proprietor in… Read More »

GST on Legal Services / Advocates : Delhi High Court temporary relief : Judgment

HIGH COURT OF DELHI J. K. Mittal & Co. v. Union of India S. MURALIDHAR AND PRATHIBA M. SINGH, JJ. W.P. (C) NO. 5709 OF 2017 CM NO. 23814 OF 2017 JULY  12, 2017 Held it is plain that as of date there is no clarity on whether all legal services (not restricted to representational services) provided… Read More »