GST rate for Business Exhibition Service

Goods and Service Tax slab on Business Exhibition Service


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The details about GST rate changes for sale of Business Exhibition Service are being updated here. The notification changes on exemptions for GST for sale of Business Exhibition Service and other circulars related to GST for Business Exhibition Service are updated in this website.
"Business Exhibition" means an exhibition, -
GST rate for Business Exhibition Service(a) to market; or
(b) to promote; or
(c) to advertise; or
(d) to showcase,
any product or service, intended for the growth in business of the producer or provider of such product or service, as the case may be; (Section 65(19a) of the Finance Act, 1994)
"Taxable Service" means any service provided or to be provided to an exhibitor, by the organizer of business exhibition, in relation to business exhibition; (Section 65 (105) (zzo) of the Finance Act, 1994)
Goods and Service Tax (GST) rate tariff in India is designed in 6 categories of goods and services. Four main GST rate slabs framed with Essential goods and services, Standard goods and services and luxury goods and services with 5%, 12%, 18% and 28% respectively. Commonly used Goods and Services at 5%, Standard Goods and Services fall under 1st slab at 12%, Standard Goods and Services fall under 2nd Slab at 18% and Special category of Goods and Services including luxury - 28%. The most essential goods and services attract nil rate of GST under Exempted Categories. Luxury goods and services and certain specific goods and services attract additional cess than 28% GST.

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RAVI BHALLA: Dear Sir, I want to know that we sell handloom silk sarees (hand woven) and other handloom fabrics through exhibitions in different parts of the country. Now we want to go for an exhibition abroad. Please let me know:- 1. How to transport goods to and fro both cases in India and abroad? 2. How to raise the bills in exhibition abroad i.e. in which currency? Whether that country's currency or USD? 3. Should we need to get registered our self as temporarily in different states with the Excise and Taxation Departments and what about registration abroad? Though we have IEC Code as well. Please guide

Venkatraman: I, a Foreign Company participate in an Exhibition in India. Do i have to pay for the GST Charged by the Exhibitor for participating in the event

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