GST Tip – 375

As per Notification No. 39/2017-Central Tax (Rate), items falling under Chapter No 19 to 21 can be supplied at a concessional rate 2.5% for food preparations put up in unit containers and intended for free distribution to economically weaker sections of the society under a programme duly approved by the Central Government or any State Government.


GST Tip – 286

Notification No. 14/2017-Central Tax (Rate), activities or transactions undertaken by the Central Government or State Government or any local authority in which they are engaged as public authority, shall be treated neither as a supply of goods nor a supply of service, namely:- “Services by way of any activity in relation to a function entrusted to a Panchayat under article 243G of the Constitution.”