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Toll charge not violation of GST: Govt

'Toll tax not subsumed in GST'


Jammu, Jan 19 (KNS): Government has clarified that charge of toll is not violation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) norms.
In a written reply to a question raised by BJP MLA Rajesh Gupta, the government said that the toll tax has not been subsumed in GST and the government is competent to levy toll under J&K levy of toll act, Samvat 1995 as per taxation powers derived from section 5 of the constitution of Jammu and Kashmir. (KNS)