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GST: Making sense of the changes in the Legal Metrology rules

Manufacturers/packers/ importers of pre-packaged commodity allowed to change retail sale price

Sudipto Dey 

Last week the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution amended the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011. A look at the key changes and what they mean for businesses Manufacturers/packers/ importers of pre-packaged commodity allowed to declare changed retail sale price due to imposition of the GST Unsold stock as on July 1, 2017 for a period of three months (July 1, 2017 to September 30, 2017) allowed to revise retail sale price (RSP) by including the increased amount of tax The revised RSP can be made by way of stamping or ...

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First Published: Mon, July 10 2017. 00:36 IST
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