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No GST on security service provided to Municipal Corporation

Exemption from GST — In the instant case, question placed before authority is that—
Whether the Exemption Notification No.12/2017- Central Tax (Rate) dated 28/06/2017 (Entry No. 3 of the Notfn.) is applicable to the applicant for the Pure services i.e. Security Services rendered to Pimpri Chinch wad Municipal Corporation in relation to functions entrusted to Municipality under Article 243W of the Constitution thereby exempting the applicant service provider from the whole of GST.
Held that—In the subject case the applicant is providing pure services (without the supply of goods), as submitted by them, to PCMC. We find that the said services are in relation to any functions entrusted to a Municipality under article 243W of the Constitution. The agreement between the applicant and PCMC very clearly states that the applicant shall provide assistants to the Security Guards of PCMC. The invoice raised by the applicant mentions services rendered as, “Being round the clock helper to security service Providing assistance to the Security Guards of PCMC is an activity in relation to various functions as enumerated above which have been entrusted to a Municipality under article 243W of the Constitution.
Hence we find that the applicant is entitled to the benefit of Notification No, 12/2007-CT(Rate) dated 28.06.2017.
Ruling—applicant is entitled to the benefit of Notification No, 12/2007-CT(Rate) dated 28.06.2017 — National Security Services, In Re…. [2018] 5 TAXLOK.COM 026 (AAR-Maharashtra)