EXTRA VAT CHARGE ON DISCOUNTED MRP (Inclusive of Tax )
There is a advertisement from Ritu Wear WILLS LIFE STYLE in 27/6/2014 "Delhi Times " on page no. 5 & 19 respectively , mentioned Discount & at the bottom mentioned "VAT EXTRA AS PER APPLICABLE ON DISCOUNTED PRICE " , it's a pure cheating , so customer must fight with these organization if they are giving discount on MRP which itself is inclusive of all tax , so on what basis Organization will be charging extra vat . more
I am attaching scanned copy of the letter issued by Department of Consumer Affairs, Govt. of India to the State Controllers of Legal Metrology requesting to take necessary action for the violation of Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules 2011. I would expect consumers to lodge their complaint with State Department of Legal Metrology and if desired a complaint can be marked to me. more
This should be given wide publicity. May be though Newspapers. more
Dear Members, I am pleased to share that Department of Consumer Affairs, Govt. of India has already issued advise on 23/06/2014 to all Controllers of Legal Metrology of the State Government to take necessary action for the violations of Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules 2011. The advise is on the subject of Charging of VAT on discounted prices offering discounts on MRP.
I would suggest that anyone facing the problem of charging additional VAT on discounted prices, may complain to the Legal Metrology Department in the State. The copy of the invoice/bill may also be attached to the complaint. more
Dear Virmani Ji , Now i have Bill from Ritu wear , so please let me how to share the same. more