23/2017-Integrated Tax (Rate) ,dt. 22-08-2017:
Seeks to amend notification No. 14/2017-IT(R) to make ECO responsible for payment of GST on services provided by way of house-keeping such as plumbing, carpentering etc.
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZZETE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Revenue)
Notification No. 23/2017-Integrated Tax (Rate)
New Delhi, the 22nd August, 2017
G.S.R……(E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (5) of section 5 of the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (13 of 2017), the Central Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby makes the following amendments in the notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No.14/2017- Integrated Tax (Rate), dated the 28th June, 2017, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide number G.S.R. 689(E) dated the 28th June, 2017, namely:-
In the said notification, in the first paragraph, after clause (ii) the following clause shall be inserted, namely:-
“(iii) services by way of house-keeping, such as plumbing, carpentering etc, except where the person supplying such service through electronic commerce operator is liable for registration under clause (v) of section 20 of the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 read with sub-section (1) of section 22 of the said Central Goods and Services Tax Act.”.
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Note:-The principal notification was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, vide notification No. 14/2017 – Integrated Tax (Rate), dated the 28th June, 2017, vide number G.S.R. 689 (E), dated the 28th June, 2017.
Sub-section (5) of Section 5
5. (5) The Government may, on the recommendations of the Council, by notification, specify categories of services, the tax on inter-State supplies of which shall be paid by the electronic commerce operator if such services are supplied through it, and all the provisions of this Act shall apply to such electronic commerce operator as if he is the supplier liable for paying the tax in relation to the supply of such services:
Provided that where an electronic commerce operator does not have a physical presence in the taxable territory, any person representing such electronic commerce operator for any purpose in the taxable territory shall be liable to pay tax:
Provided further that where an electronic commerce operator does not have a physical presence in the taxable territory and also does not have a representative in the said territory, such electronic commerce operator shall appoint a person in the taxable territory for the purpose of paying tax and such person shall be liable to pay tax.
(3). The Board may appoint such central tax officers as it thinks fit for exercising the powers under this Act.
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