DIVYA SINGLA AND OTHERS VERSUS UNION OF INDIA AND OTHERS

Levy of GST/Service Tax – fee paid for award of license for sale of liquor – respondent submitted that he has received instructions to the State that in 26th meeting of GST Council held on 10.03.2018 it has been decided that no GST/Service Tax is leviable on the fee paid for grant of license sale of liquor for human consumption – Held that:- Keeping in view the statement made by learned counsel for respondents No.1 to 3, prayer made in the present petition has been rendered infructuous and the same is disposed of accordingly.

No.- CWP No.12390 of 2017 (O&M)

Dated.- August 27, 2018

MR. RAJESH BINDAL AND MR. AMIT RAWAL, JJ.

For The Petitioners : Mr. Deepak Gupta, Advocate

For The Respondent : Mr. Anshuman Chopra, Advocate

ORDER

RAJESH BINDAL J.

The petitioners approached this Court seeking quashing of notice dated 15.05.2017 whereby the respondent asked the petitioner to furnish certain information with reference to levy of service tax on the fee paid for award of license for sale of liquor.

Learned counsel for respondents No.1 to 3 fairly submitted that he has received instructions to the State that in 26th meeting of GST Council held on 10.03.2018 it has been decided that no GST/Service Tax is leviable on the fee paid for grant of license sale of liquor for human consumption.

Keeping in view the statement made by learned counsel for respondents No.1 to 3, prayer made in the present petition has been rendered infructuous and the same is disposed of accordingly.

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