Section 57 CGST Act 2017 – Consumer Welfare Fund

By | April 17, 2017
(Last Updated On: June 28, 2017)

Section 57 CGST Act 2017

[ Section 57 CGST Act 2017 Notified w.e.f 01.07.2017 vide Notification No. 9/2017 – Central Tax Dated 28th June, 2017 ]

Section 57 CGST Act 2017 explains Consumer Welfare Fund and is covered in Chapter XI – Refunds 

[Note : CGST Act 2017 also known as CENTRAL GOODS AND SERVICES TAX ACT, 2017 assented by the President of India on 12-4-2017 -An Act to make a provision for levy and collection of tax on intra-State supply of goods or services or both by the Central Government and the matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. ]

Consumer Welfare Fund.

57. The Government shall constitute a Fund, to be called the Consumer Welfare Fund and there shall be credited to the Fund,—

(a) the amount referred to in sub-section (5) of section 54;

(b) any income from investment of the amount credited to the Fund; and

(c) such other monies received by it,

in such manner as may be prescribed.


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