Saturday, 7 January 2017

Section-21. Manner of distribution of credit by Input Service Distributor

                    Section-21.                     Manner of distribution of credit by Input Service Distributor


(1) The Input Service Distributor shall distribute, in such manner as may be
prescribed, the credit of CGST as CGST or IGST and IGST as IGST or CGST, by
way of issue of a prescribed document containing, inter alia, the amount of input
tax credit being distributed or being reduced thereafter, where the Distributor
and the recipient of credit are located in different States.
                                                                                 (CGST ACT)

(1) The Input Service Distributor shall distribute, in such manner as may be
prescribed, the credit of SGST as SGST or IGST, by way of issue of a prescribed
document containing, inter alia, the amount of input tax credit being distributed
or being reduced thereafter, where the Distributor and the recipient of credit are
located in different States.
                                                                                 (SGST Act)

(2) The Input Service Distributor shall distribute, in such manner as may be
prescribed, the credit of CGST and IGST as CGST, by way of issue of a prescribed
document containing, inter alia, the amount of input tax credit being distributed
or being reduced thereafter, where the Distributor and the recipient of credit,
being a business vertical, are located in the same State.
                                                                                   (CGST Act)

(2) The Input Service Distributor shall distribute, in such manner as may be
prescribed, the credit of SGST and IGST as SGST, by way of issue of a prescribed
document containing, inter alia, the amount of input tax credit being distributed
or being reduced thereafter, where the Distributor and the recipient of credit,
being a business vertical, are located in the same State.
                                                                                    (SGST Act)

(3) The Input Service Distributor may distribute the credit subject to the following
conditions, namely:

(a) the credit can be distributed against a prescribed document issued to each of the
recipients of the credit so distributed, and such document shall contain details as
may be prescribed;

(b) the amount of the credit distributed shall not exceed the amount of credit
available for distribution;

(c) the credit of tax paid on input services attributable to a recipient of credit shall be
distributed only to that recipient;

(d) the credit of tax paid on input services attributable to more than one recipient of
credit shall be distributed only amongst such recipient(s) to whom the input
service is attributable and such distribution shall be pro rata on the basis of the
turnover in a State of such recipient, during the relevant period, to the aggregate
of the turnover of all such recipients to whom such input service is attributable
and which are operational in the current year, during the said relevant period;

(e) the credit of tax paid on input services attributable to all recipients of credit shall
be distributed amongst such recipients and such distribution shall be pro rata on
the basis of the turnover in a State of such recipient, during the relevant period,
to the aggregate of the turnover of all recipients and which are operational in the
current year, during the said relevant period.

Explanation 1. –For the purposes of this section, the “relevant period” shall bePage

(a) if the recipients of the credit have turnover in their States in the financial year
preceding the year during which credit is to be distributed, the said financial
year; or

(b) if some or all recipients of the credit do not have any turnover in their States in
the financial year preceding the year during which the credit is to be distributed,
the last quarter for which details of such turnover of all the recipients are
available, previous to the month during which credit is to be distributed.

Explanation 2. - For the purposes of this section, ‘recipient of credit’ means the
supplier of goods and / or services having the same PAN as that of Input Service
Distributor.

Explanation 3. – For the purposes of this section, ‘turnover’ means aggregate
value of turnover, as defined under sub-section (6) of section 2.

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