TCS of 1 percent to be collected by E-commerce operators : CBIC has notified same vide Notification No. 52/2018 – Central Tax dated 20th September, 2018
TCS of 1 percent to be collected by E-commerce operators : CBIC
[To be published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Subsection (i)]
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Revenue)
Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs
Notification No. 52/2018 – Central Tax
New Delhi, the 20th September, 2018
G.S.R. …..(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 52 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (12 of 2017), the Central Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby notifies that every electronic commerce operator, not being an agent, shall collect an amount calculated at a rate of half per cent. of the net value of intra-State taxable supplies made through it by other suppliers where the consideration with respect to such supplies is to be collected by the said operator.
[F. No. 349/58/2017-GST(Pt.)]
(Gunjan Kumar Verma)
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Similar provisions have been notified for inter-State taxable supplies vide notification Number 02/2018-Integrated Tax, dated 20-09-2018.