Preliminary
Section 2 : Definitions – Preliminary
June 10, 2017
Administration
Section 4A : Classes of officers under the Central Goods and Services Tax Act – Administration
June 10, 2017

Section 3 : Meaning and scope of supply – Preliminary

Preliminary

3. Meaning and scope of supply

(1) Supply includes—
(a) all forms of supply of goods and/or services such as sale, transfer, barter, exchange, license, rental, lease or disposal made or agreed to be made for a consideration by a person in the course or furtherance of business,
(b) importation of services, for a consideration whether or not in the course or furtherance of business, and
(c) a supply specified in Schedule I, made or agreed to be made without a consideration.

(2) Schedule II, in respect of matters mentioned therein, shall apply for determining what is, or is to be treated as a supply of goods or a supply of services.

(3) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (1),
(a) activities or transactions specified in schedule III; or
(b) activities or transactions undertaken by the Central Government, a State Government or any local authority in which they are engaged as public authorities as specified in Schedule IV, shall be treated neither as a supply of goods nor a supply of services.

(4) Subject to sub-section (2) and sub-section (3), the Central or a State Government may, upon recommendation of the Council, specify, by notification, the transactions that are to be treated as—
(a) a supply of goods and not as a supply of services; or
(b) a supply of services and not as a supply of goods; or
(c) neither a supply of goods nor a supply of services.

(5) The tax liability on a composite or a mixed supply shall be determined in the following manner —
(a) a composite supply comprising two or more supplies, one of which is a principal supply, shall be treated as a supply of such principal supply;
(b) a mixed supply comprising two or more supplies shall be treated as supply of that particular supply which attracts the highest rate of tax.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

53 − 48 =

Stay Connected

Never miss out on what’s new in GST,
Accounting, TDS, and Tax compliance.

Subscribe to our newsletter.

Connect with us on WhatsAapp.






Want to know more about HostBooks?

We'll help you out!






+ 42 = 52
Please contact me by: