Head Note :- Earlier a person who has, for a continuous period of not less than three years held an office, not below the rank of Joint Commissioner of Sales Tax, in the Sales Tax Department of the State Government was eligible to be a Member of the Tribunal. Now this period of three Year been reduced to two years vide Notification No. No. VAT-1513/CR.96/Taxation-1 Dated 7th August 2013.
Madam Cama Marg, Hutatma Rajguru Chowk,
Mantralaya, Mumbai 400 032, dated the 7th August 2013.
MAHARASHTRA VALUE ADDED TAX ACT, 2002.
No. VAT-1513/CR.96/Taxation-1.—Whereas, the Government of Maharashtra is satisfied that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action further to amend the Maharashtra Value Added Tax Rules, 2005 and to dispense with the condition of previous publication thereof under the proviso to sub-section (4) of section 83 of the Maharashtra Value Added Tax Act; 2002 (Mah. IX of 2005);
Now; therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and (2) read with the proviso to sub-section (4) of section 83 of the said Act, and of all other powers enabling it in this behalf, the Government of Maharashtra hereby makes the following rules further to amend the. Maharashtra Value Added Tax Rules, 2005, namely :
1. This rule may be called the Maharashtra Value Added Tax (Third Amendment) Rule, 2013.
2. In rule 6 of the Maharashtra Value Added Tax Rules; 2005, in sub-rule (1). in clause (d), for the word “three” the word “two” shall be substituted.
By order and in the name of the Governor of Maharashtra,
O. C. BHANGDIYA,
Deputy Secretary to Government.