Category Archives: GST Judgments

Bail to GST evaders issuing fake invoices : CALCUTTA HC Clarify

By | July 21, 2018

 It is settled position of law that grant of bail is a rule and rejection of bail is an exception While granting bail, the Court has to keep in mind the nature of the accusations, the nature of evidence in support thereof the severity of the punishment which conviction will entail, the character of the… Read More »

GST Rates on Brake Pad and Auto Parts Clarified by HARYANA AAR

By | July 21, 2018

“The Brake Pads, i.e., friction material mounted on metal plate, manufactured by the applicant for motor vehicles of headings 8701 to 8705 (other than specified parts of tractors) are correctly classifiable under HSN 87083000 of the Custom Tariff Act. In view of the notification no. 1/2017-CentraI Tax (Rate), dated 28.06.2017, as amended from time to… Read More »

Fabrication & fitting of bus bodies on chassis supplied by client is not Job work : HARYANA AAR

By | July 21, 2018

The customer is providing only chassis. All inputs/materials required for fabrication of bus body, has to be used by the applicant from its own account. Under such situation it is the bus-body which is being fabricated and also being mounted on the chassis provided by the customer. Therefore, it is not merely job-work. Rather it… Read More »

10% GST on Truck mounted cranes being special purpose motor vehicles; HARYANA AAR

By | July 20, 2018

The applicant has submitted that they buy readymade trucks say Ashok Leyland, TATA, etc. Such Trucks and Lorries which are meant for transport of goods are covered under chapter heading 8704. Accordingly, classification of the impugned goods under heading 8426 is ruled out, as because the trucks being purchased/used by the applicant for manufacturing truck… Read More »

No GST on Frozen meat sold in packaged form : Haryana AAR

By | July 20, 2018

the phrase ‘unit container’ means a package, whether large or small (for example tin, can, jar, box, bottle, bag, carton, drum, barrel or canister) designed to hold a pre-determined quantity or number, which is indicated on such package.’  It is the case of the applicant that they supply to Army sheep/goat meat in carcasses of… Read More »

E-way bill mandatory if non-taxable supplies made through delivery challan : Kerala HC

By | July 18, 2018

Whether E-way bill mandatory if non-taxable supplies made through delivery challan Video Tutorial by CA Satbir Singh (Voice in Hindi , Slides in English)  explaining how mandatory if non-taxable supplies made through delivery challan In the present case the delivery chalan which accompanied the transport is one issued by the assessee respondent, over which the assessee… Read More »

No GST on Bio Fertilizer or Organic Manure if not put up in Unit Container & have no Brand name : RAJASTHAN AAR

By | July 13, 2018

The goods (Bio Fertilizer or Organic Manure); other than those put up in Unit Container and bearing a brand name; will be covered under Schedule I of rate of GST on Goods and attracts NIL rate of duty & The goods (Bio Fertilizer or Organic Manure); put up in Unit Container and bearing a brand… Read More »

GST on Cleaning of various Agriculture produce away from agricultural farm :RAJASTHAN AAR

By | July 13, 2018

GST on Cleaning of various Agriculture produce away from agricultural farm Video Analysis by CA Satbir Singh in Hindi Various  agriculture produces like Saunf (Fennel). Dhaniya (Coriander), Jcera (Cumin seeds), etc. are simply cleaned by the applicant at their cleaning plant. The Jurisdictional Officer in his/her comments has stated that the activity of cleaning is… Read More »

Cold storage services of agricultural produce is exempt from GST :RAJASTHAN AAR

By | July 13, 2018

Goods mentioned under Group A fall under the definition of Agricultural Produce in terms of the aforesaid notification and so supply of cold storage service in relation to these is exempt from the levy of GST Goods mentioned under Group B to G are not Agricultural produce in terms of the aforesaid notification and so… Read More »

No GST on salary by Head Office to liaison office in India : RAJASTHAN AAR

By | July 13, 2018

Whether the reimbursement of expenses and salary paid Head Office outside India to the liaison office established in India is liable to GST as supply of  Service, especially when no consideration for any services is charged/paid ?. Held Head office and the liaison office are the same entity and the liaison office do not have… Read More »

No Advance ruling can be given on place of supply : CHHATTISGARH AAR

By | July 12, 2018

In terms of section 96,103(1) (a) and 103 (1) (b) of CGGST Act, 2017 Authority for Advance Ruling, Chhattisgarh is not the proper authority to pronounce the ruling regarding the availability or otherwise of ITC to a firm which is registered and situated at a place outside the State of Chhattisgarh. Similarly, section 97(2)(c) of… Read More »

No ITC on packing materials if used for exempted supply : CHHATTISGARH AAR

By | July 12, 2018

GST ITC on packing materials if used for exempted supply Video Explanation by CA Satbir Singh If the applicant supplies seeds (exempted item) in packaged form using such packing materials (taxable item), to its own branches in other States, then no ITC could be claimed on the packaging material used for the said exempted supply… Read More »

Pay GST on Service provided to body Corporate created by Govt : ODISHA AAR

By | July 11, 2018

GST on Service provided to Company created by Govt Video Explanation by CA Satbir Singh in Hindi Issue : Odisha Madhyamik Shiksha Mission (OMSM), Government of Odisha, had mandated the Odisha Knowledge Corporation Limited (OKCL) to implement ICT (information and Communication Technology) project in 4000 government and government aided higher secondary schools across the State… Read More »

GST on Rakhi Clarified by WEST BENGAL AAR

By | July 6, 2018

GST on Rakhi ? The Applicant has to classify the goods “Rakhi” as per its constituent materials in accordance with Rule 3(c) of Rules for Interpretation of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975, as laid down in Explanatory Notes (iv) of Notification No 1/2017-CT(Rate) dated 28.06.2017 (Note (v) of 1125 –FT dated 28/06/2017 of State Tax).… Read More »

Do expeditious adjudication for release of detained goods under GST : KERALA HC

By | July 6, 2018

HIGH COURT OF KERALA Ajith A.R. v. State Tax Officer, Trivandrum P.B. SURESH KUMAR, J. W.P. (C) NO. 16378 OF 2018 MAY  23, 2018 M.R. Sarin, Adv. for the Petitioner. V.K. Shamsudeen, Sr. Govt. Pleader for the Respondent. JUDGMENT   1. Petitioner seeks release of the goods detained by the first respondent under Section 129 of the Central Goods… Read More »

GST Appeal due to delay couldn’t be dismissed if No Appellate Authority constituted: HC

By | July 5, 2018

HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA R.S. Steel Traders v. State of Haryana RAJESH BINDAL AND DEEPAK SIBAL, JJ. CWP NO. 27168 OF 2017 MAY  14, 2018 Sandeep Goyal, Adv. for the Petitioner. Ms. Tanish Peshawaria, DAG. for the Respondent. ORDER   Rajesh Bindal, J. – The present writ has been filed impugning order dated 25-10-2017 passed by the Excise and… Read More »

No Advance ruling can be given if issue pending before GST Council: TELANGANA AAR

By | July 5, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, TELANGANA Madhucon Sugar & Power Industries Ltd. Inre. V. SRINIVAS, JOINT COMMISSIONER (CENTRAL TAX) AND J. LAXMINARAYANA, ADDL. COMMISSIONER (STATE TAX) TSAAR ORDER NO. 6/2018 JULY  2, 2018 RULING 1. M/s. Madhucon Sugar and Power Industries Ltd, Ammagudem post, Rajeswarapuramvillage, Nelakondapally Mandal, Khammam District has filed an application in Form GST ARA-01under Section… Read More »

Pay GST on non tariff charges recovered from consumer by electricity distribution company :RAJASTHAN AAR

By | July 5, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, RAJASTHAN TP Ajmer Distribution Ltd., In re NITIN WAPA AND SUDHIR SHARMA, MEMBER ADVANCE RULING NO. RAJ/AAR/2018-19/02 MAY  11, 2018 Varun Sharma, FCA for the Applicant. RULING (A) SUBMISSION OF APPLICANT 1. M/s TP Ajmer Distribution Limited (‘TPADL’ or ‘Applicant’ or ‘the Company*); having Goods and Services Tax (“GST’) Registration No. 08AAGCT2158P1ZR and is engaged in… Read More »

ITC is available even if supplies made under concessional rate of 5% GST: AAR

By | July 5, 2018

Goods and services on which concessional rate of tax is applicable are not figured in the list under Section 17 (5) of the Central Goods & Services Tax Act, 2017 . Hence, the ITC is allowed on the supplies effected by paying duty at concessional rate of tax. Moreover, the supplies effected at concessional rate of… Read More »

Tax Officer has to take decision on application for revision of VAT returns :Kerala HC

By | July 5, 2018

HIGH COURT OF KERALA KNR Walayar Tollways (P.) Ltd. v. Commercial Tax Officer P.B. SURESH KUMAR, J. W.P. (C) NO. 8643 OF 2018 MARCH  14, 2018 R. Muralidharan Aroor and R. Ramakrishnan Potty, Advs. for the Petitioner. V.K. Shamsudeen, Sr. Govt. Pleader for the Respondent. JUDGMENT 1. Petitioner was an assessee under the Kerala Value Added Tax Act (‘the Act’) on… Read More »

Pay GST on Compensation received by Tenant for alternate accommodation : MAHARASHTRA AAR

By | July 4, 2018

GST on Compensation received by Tenant We observe herein that the receipt of amounts towards alternate accommodation or delayed possession of premises would be receipt of amounts for doing an act i.e. vacating the premises for redevelopment as well as tolerating the construction cum redevelopment work till possession of new redeveloped premises as per agreement… Read More »

No GST on Goods sold on high seas sale basis :MAHARASHTRA AAR

By | July 4, 2018

GST on Goods sold on high seas sale basis Thus it is very clear that the goods which are sold on high seas sale basis are non-taxable supply as no tax is leviable on them till the time of customs clearance in accordance with and compliance of Section 12 of the Customs Act, 1962 and… Read More »

Correct GST Registration if wrongly applied with PAN of Partner instead of Firm :ALLAHABAD HC

By | June 29, 2018

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Bengali Lal & Sons v. State of U.P. ABHINAVA UPADHYA AND ASHOK KUMAR, JJ. WRIT TAX NO. 747 OF 2017 NOVEMBER  8, 2017 Rishi Raj Kapoor for the Petitioner. Ramesh Chandra Shukla, C.S.C for the Respondent. ORDER 1. Heard learned counsel for the petitioner; Shri R.C. Shukla, learned counsel for the respondents no. 5 and 6 as… Read More »

Seized goods under GST act to be released on giving security equal to invoice value, other than cash or bank guarantee : ALLAHABAD HC

By | June 28, 2018

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Akash Traders v. State of U.P BHARATI SAPRU AND NEERAJ TIWARI, JJ. WRIT TAX NO. 7 OF 2018 JANUARY  8, 2018 Praveen Kumar and Hitashu Kataria Anand for the Petitioner. ORDER   1. Heard Shri Praveen Kumar, learned counsel for the petitioner and Shri C.B. Tripathi, learned Standing Counsel for the respondent. 2. This writ petition has been… Read More »

Vehicle details not updated in Eway bill, Goods detained could be released on furnishing bank guarantee :KERALA HC

By | June 23, 2018

HIGH COURT OF KERALA Kairali Granites v. Assistant State Tax Officer A.K. JAYASANKARAN NAMBIAR, J. W.P. (C) NO. 15994 OF 2018 MAY  15, 2018 K. Srikumar, Sr. Adv., K. Manoj Chandran, Adv., P.R. Ajithkumar, Adv. and S.A. Mansoor (Pattanum), Adv. for the Petitioner. Smt. Thushara James, Govt. Pleader for the Respondent. JUDGMENT 1. A consignment of marble, granite slabs and tiles that was… Read More »

E-way Bill Date wrongly declared , Seized goods to be released on furnishing security other than cash or bank guarantee: HC

By | June 21, 2018

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Pragati Enterprises v. State of U.P. BHARATI SAPRU AND NEERAJ TIWARI, JJ. WRIT TAX NO. 25 OF 2018 JANUARY  12, 2018 Murari Mohan Rai for the Petitioner. ORDER 1. We have heard Shri M.M. Rai, learned counsel for the petitioner and Shri C.B. Tripathi, learned Standing Counsel for the respondent. 2. Learned Standing Counsel has received… Read More »

Sale of old newspapers not liable to State Sales Tax: Madras HC

By | June 21, 2018

HIGH COURT OF MADRAS State of Tamil Nadu v. P.S. Sambandam Mudaliar & Co. S. MANIKUMAR AND V. BHAVANI SUBBAROYAN, JJ. TAX CASE NO. 94 OF 2018 APRIL  6, 2018 V. Hari Babu, Addl. Govt. Pleader (Taxes) for the Petitioner. ORDER S. Manikumar, J. – Instant Tax Case (Revision) is filed by the Revenue against the order of the… Read More »

No GST if Government/Authority providing services to other Government/Authority :UTTARAKHAND AAR

By | June 21, 2018

Government/Authority providing services to other Government/Authority is exempted from GST. AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, UTTARAKHAND IT Development Agency (ITDA), In re ANIL SINGH AND AMIT GUPTA, MEMBER RULING NO. 04/2018-19 AND APPLICATION NO. 03/2018-19 MAY  29, 2018 Damanpreet Singh for the Applicant. RULING 1. This is an application under Sub-Section (1) of Section 97 of the CGST Act and the… Read More »

E-way bill not made, Seized vehicle could be released without security if there was no possibility of evasion of tax: HC

By | June 21, 2018

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Puneet Automobiles Ltd. v. State of U.P. PANKAJ MITHAL AND SARAL SRIVASTAVA, JJ. WRIT TAX NO. 99 OF 2018 JANUARY  31, 2018 Shubham Agrawal and Rituraj Singh for the Petitioner. Gyan Prakash, C.S.C. for the Respondent. ORDER 1. Heard Sri Shubham Agrawal, learned counsel for the petitioner and Sri C.B. Tripathi special counsel has appeared for the State of… Read More »

GST on Renting of Shuttering Material to builders , Writ can’t be filed if no cause of action arose in favour of assessee : Punjab and Haryana HC

By | June 21, 2018

HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA Naveep Sharma v. Union of India AJAY KUMAR MITTAL, ACTG. TEJINDER SINGH DHINDSA, J. CWP NO. 12490 OF 2018 (O&M) MAY  17, 2018 Brijesh Nandan, Adv. for the Petitioner. ORDER Ajay Kumar Mittal, Actg – The petitioner has approached this Court under Articles 226 /227 of the Constitution of India, for… Read More »

GST can be recovered as arrears of land revenue by District Collector: Allahabad HC

By | June 20, 2018

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Mohd. Yunush v. State of U.P. AMRESHWAR PRATAP SAHI AND SHASHI KANT, JJ. WRIT-C NO. 6392 OF 2018 APRIL  13, 2018 Achint Ranjan Singh and Ramesh Singh for the Petitioner. C.K. Parekh for the Respondent. ORDER 1. Heard Sri Ramesh Singh, learned counsel for petitioner, Sri C.K. Parekh, learned counsel appearing for respondent no. 2-Nagar Nigam, Saharanpur and learned… Read More »

Reimbursement of GST liability on civil contract : HC directs Chhattisgarh SGST Officers to dispose of applications

By | June 18, 2018

HIGH COURT OF CHHATTISGARH Natthani Infrastructures v. State of Chhattisgarh SANJAY K. AGRAWAL, J. WP (C) NO. 1231 OF 2018 MAY  1, 2018 Ashish Surana, Adv. for the Petitioner. Gary Mukhopadhyay, GA and Pankaj Agrawal, Adv. for the Respondent. ORDER 1. Learned counsel appearing for the petitioner would submit that petitioner has made an application on 05.04.2018 before the respondent… Read More »

Collection of entertainment tax after GST Act : writ Petition admitted in Allahabad HC

By | June 18, 2018

HIGH COURT OF ALLAHABAD Multiplex Cinevision (P.) Ltd. v. State of U.P. KRISHNA MURARI AND ASHOK KUMAR, JJ. WRIT TAX NO. 751 OF 2018 MAY  8, 2018 Asha Parihar for the Petitioner. Gyan Prakash for the Respondent. JUDGMENT 1. Petitioner is a Company incorporated under the provisions of the Companies Act engaged in the business of construction and development of entertainment… Read More »

GST & excise duty on installation of lift, No violation of anti-profiteering rules : NAPA

By | June 13, 2018

NATIONAL ANTI-PROFITEERING AUTHORITY Abel Space Solutions LLP v. Schindler India (P.) Ltd. B.N. SHARMA, CHAIRMAN J.C. CHAUHAN AND MS. R. BHAGYADEVI, TECHNICAL MEMBER CASE NO. 4 OF 2018 MAY  31, 2018 ORDER 1. The present report dated 16.04.2018, has been received from the Director General of Safeguards (DGSG) after detailed investigation under Rule 129 (6) of the Central… Read More »

5% GST on Joint Replacements implants :KERALA AAR

By | June 13, 2018

CGST Rates are 2.5% for Entry 257 of Schedule I of Notification No. 01/2017 – Central Tax (Rate) dated 28.06.2017. Sl. No. Chapter/Heading/Sub -Heading/Tariff Item Description of goods (1) (2) (3) 257 90 or any other Chapter Assistive devices, rehabilitation aids and other goods for disabled, specified in List 3 appended to this Schedule List… Read More »

Dried tobacco leaves are not ‘Tobacco leaves’ , GST at 28% :NEW DELHI AAR

By | June 13, 2018

Notification No. 1/2017-central Tax (Rate) dated 28.06.2017: CGST rates are as follow Schedule 1-2.5% S. No. Chapter/Heading/Sub-heading/Tariff Item Description of Goods (1) (2) (3) 109. 2401 Tobacco leaves Schedule IV-14% S. No. Chapter/Heading/Sub-heading/Tariff Item Description of Goods (1) (2) (3) 13. 2401 Unmanufactured tobacco; tobacco refuse (other than tobacco leaves) Dried Tobacco Leaves’ which have undergone… Read More »

No Advance Ruling can be given on High Sea Sale & Place of Supply :GUJARAT AAR

By | June 13, 2018

The issue of High Sea Sale falls in the domain of Customs and not under the Goods and Services Tax. As the ‘place of supply’ is not covered by Section 97(2) of the Acts, this authority is helpless to answer the questions raised in the application, as it is lacking jurisdiction to decide the issues.… Read More »

No GST Exemption on Storage of Pulses /Dal (de-husked or split), jaggery, processed dry fruits as these are not agriculture produce , : GUJARAT AAR

By | June 13, 2018

RULING Pulses (commonly known as ‘Dal’) (de-husked or split), jaggery, processed dry fruits such as processed cashew nuts, raisin (kismis), apricot (jardalu), fig (anjeer), date, tamarind (ambali foal), shelled groundnuts/groundnut seeds, and copra are not agriculture produce as defined under Notification No. 11/2017-Central Tax (Rate). ‘Cereal’ on which any processing is done as is not… Read More »

Laying of underground pipeline network is Work Contract under GST :GUJARAT AAR

By | June 12, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, GUJARAT R.B.Construction Company, In re R.B. MANKODI AND G.C. JAIN, MEMBER ADVANCE RULING NO. GUJ/GAAR/R/2017-18/3 JANUARY  17, 2018 Soham Mashruwala, CA and Rohit Bodiwala for the Applicant. RULING 1. The applicant submitted that they had bid in a tender issued by the Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) to supply pipes, lay the pipes in desired formation as planned… Read More »

Ice cream making machine is Refrigerators and not machinery for manufacture of food : GUJARAT AAR

By | June 12, 2018

Note As per Notification No. 1/2017-Central Tax (Rate) dated 28.06.2017 , CGST rates are as follow SCHEDULE III – 9% 330. 8438 Machinery, not specified or included elsewhere in this Chapter, for the industrial preparation or manufacture of food or drink, other than machinery for the extraction or preparation of animal or fixed vegetable fats or oils… Read More »

5% GST on Carry bags made of non-woven fabrics : KERALA AAR

By | June 12, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, KERALA JJ Fabrics, In re SENTHIL NATHAN S. AND N. THULASEEDHARAN PILLAI, MEMBER ADVANCE RULING ORDER NO. CT/5492/18-C3 MAY  29, 2018 RULING 1. M/s. JJ Fabrics, Ernakulam, manufacturer of carry bags made of poly propylene non-woven fabrics, has preferred an application for Advance Ruling on the rate of tax of the same. 2. The applicant has… Read More »

Manufacture of industrial gases is Job Work if goods supplied by recipient : GUJARAT AAR

By | June 12, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, GUJARAT Inox Air Products (P.) Ltd., In re R.B. MANKODI AND G.C. JAIN, MEMBER ADVANCE RULING NO. GUJ/GAAR/R/2018/7 MARCH  21, 2018 Rohit Jain, Adv. for the Applicant. RULING   1. The applicant M/s. INOX Air Products Private Limited (herein after also referred to as ‘INOXAP’) is engaged in the business of manufacture and supply of industrial… Read More »

No GST Exemption on renting of godown for storage of agricultural produce : GUJARAT AAR

By | June 11, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, GUJARAT Rishi Shipping., In re R.B. MANKODI AND G.C. JAIN, MEMBER ADVANCE RULING NO. GUJ/GAAR/R/2018/4 MARCH  20, 2018 Haresh Vaishnav for the Applicant. RULING 1. The applicant M/s. Rishi Shipping has submitted that the company is a Cargo Handling company operating at Kandla Port Trust under stevedoring license issued by Kandla Port and provide Cargo Handling… Read More »

No GST exemption to Electrically operated musical instrument :GUJARAT AAR

By | June 11, 2018

Note  : Notification No 1/2017 of (Central Rate) , CGST Rates of following items are as follow SCHEDULE III – 9% 429G. 9208 Musical boxes, fairground organs, mechanical street organs, mechanical singing birds, musical saws and other musical instruments not falling within any other heading of this chapter; decoy calls of all kinds; whistles, call… Read More »

GST Rates on Lightning Arrester, Earthing Pipe , Solid Rod Earthing etc : AAR Clarify

By | June 11, 2018

Note  : Notification No 1/2017 of (Central Rate) , CGST Rates of following items are as follow SCHEDULE III – 9% Entry No 97. 3824 Prepared binders for foundry moulds or cores; chemical products and preparations of the chemi-cal or allied industries (including those consisting of mixtures of natural products), not elsewhere specified or included… Read More »

5% GST on products used in fishing/floating vessels : KERALA AAR

By | June 11, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, KERALA Saraswathi Metal Industries, In re SENTHIL NATHAN AND N. THULASEEDHARAN PILLAI, MEMBER ADVANCE RULING ORDER NO. CT/5496/18-C3 MAY  29, 2018 RULING 1. Sri. Dharsak.V.P., Saraswathi Metal Industries, Alappuzha, manufacturer of marine propeller, rudder set, stern tube set, propeller shaft and M.S. Shaft for couplings, has preferred an application for Advance Ruling on the rate… Read More »

Supply of Printed advertisement materials is goods not service, GST Rate 12% : TELANGANA AAR

By | June 8, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, TELANGANA Macro Media Digital Imaging (P.) Ltd., In re J. LAKSHMINARAYANA, ADDL. COMMISSIONER (STATE TAX) AND V. SRINIVAS, JOINT COMMISSIONER (CENTRAL TAX) ADVANCE RULING NO. TSAAR ORDER NO. 4/2018, A.R.COM /5/2018 MAY  30, 2018 RULING 1. M/s. Macro Media Digital Imaging Private Limited, Charlapally, Hyderabad (GSTIN No.36AABCM9451F1ZF) has filed an application in Form GST… Read More »

18% GST on Geared Motor classified as electric motor : GUJARAT AAR

By | June 8, 2018

on the basis of the Explanatory Notes of HSN under Tariff Heading 8483 and 8501, it is evident that the product ‘Geared Motor’, which is an assembly product of the ‘Electric Motor’ and ‘Gear Box’, will appropriately fall under Chapter Heading 8501 of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975, and we hold so. AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE… Read More »

No GST on Storage of Agriculture Produce by Traders : ANDHRA PRADESH AAR

By | June 8, 2018

Whether GST will be paid if Agriculture Produce is stored by  Traders ? Notification No. 12/2017 (CGST – Rate) Entry 54(e) : Exemption from GST on loading, unloading, packing, storage or warehousing of agricultural produce. Issue: This Exemption is Available to Farmers or Traders ? Issue : Whether the storage of Agriculture produce falls under Service Account Code … Read More »

5% GST on Bulk drugs also if specified in List 1 of Schedule 1: ANDHRA PRADESH AAR

By | June 8, 2018

AUTHORITY FOR ADVANCE RULINGS, ANDHRA PRADESH Laurus Labs Ltd., In re J.V.M. SARMA AND AMARESH KUMAR, MEMBER ORDER NO. AAR/AP/03(GST)/2018 MARCH  28, 2018 RULING 1. M/s LAURUS LABS LIMITED, Plot No.21, JN Pharma CHy, Parawacia Village and Mandal, Visakhapatnam District-531021, Andhra Pradesh, India(hereinafter also referred as applicant), having GSTIN: 37AABCL1170C1Z0 are engaged in manufacturing of pharmaceutical products (i.e. Bulk drugs and Intermediates). 2. The… Read More »