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We hold that the ITC of GST paid on Works Contract Service received by the Applicant for maintenance contract of building shall not be available

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Section 98 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017—Supply of goods— The following questions have been posed before the Authority, with reference to the activity undertaken by the Applicant:
1 Whether GST @5% can be charged on food, soft drinks, and snacks sold in the Snack Bar & Food Court in terms of Notification no.46/2017;
.2 Whether ITC of GST paid on Movie Distributor revenue share bill, Projector Rental Bill, Advertising Bill, Security Agency Bill, and House Keeping Bill can be claimed in full;
3 Whether ITC on GST paid on goods purchased for the purpose of maintenance such as Vitrified Tiles, Marble, Granite ACP Sheets, Steel Plates, TMT TOR, Bricks, Cement, Paint, Chemicals, Sanitary items like wash basin, urinal pots, and toilet accessories can be claimed in full;
.4 Whether ITC of GST paid on Works Contract service received from registered & unregistered Contractor for maintenance contract of building can be claimed in full?
Held that :-
1. In respect of Question 1, we hold that the items supplied in Snack Bar and Food Court shall be chargeable to GST in terms of Notification No.11/2017-Central Tax (Rate) as amended by Notification No.46/2017-Central Tax (Rate) and corresponding notification under MPGST ACT,2017 at prevailing rate of 5%(2.5% SGST and 2.5% CGST), subject to conditions laid down at Serial Number 7 of the parent Notification classifiable under SAC 9963;
2 In respect of Question No.2, it is held that the Applicant shall be entitled to ITC of tax paid on Movie Distributor Revenue Sharing Bill, Projector Rental Bill and Advertising Bill in full; further in respect of Security Agency Bill and Housekeeping Bill, the ITC shall be restricted to the apportioned part which is utilised in providing taxable output services. Any ITC attributable to exempted output services shall be subject to reversal in terms of Section 17(1) of the GST Act 2017;
3 In respect of Question No.3, we hold that the ITC of GST paid on goods purchased for the purpose of maintenance of Mall such as Vitrified Tiles, Marble, Granite, ACP Sheets, Steel Plates, TMT Tor (Saria), Bricks, Cement, Paint, Chemicals, Sanitary Items like wash basin, urinal pots and toilet accessories shall not be admissible to the Applicant in terms of clause (c) of Section 17(5) of the GST Act 2017;
4 In respect of Question No.4, we hold that the ITC of GST paid on Works Contract Service received by the Applicant for maintenance contract of building shall not be available to them in terms of clause (d) of Section 17(5) of the GST Act 2017. [2018] 3 TAXLOK.COM 077 (AAR-Madhya Pradesh)