Power to collect statistics, Section 151 of CGST Act, 2017



Section 151 of CGST Act, 2017 Power to collect statistics


The below post explains about Power to collect statistics under section 151 of CGST Act,2017.


Section 151 of CGST Act, 2017 explains Power to collect statistics as below: (The amendments if any will also be updated here soon).


The extract of Section 151 of CGST Act,2017 quoted below:


151 Power to collect statistics


151. (1) The Commissioner may, if he considers that it is necessary so to do, by

notification, direct that statistics may be collected relating to any matter dealt with by or in

connection with this Act.

Power to collect statistics, Section 151 of CGST Act, 2017(2) Upon such notification being issued, the Commissioner, or any person authorised

by him in this behalf, may call upon the concerned persons to furnish such information or

returns, in such form and manner as may be prescribed, relating to any matter in respect of

which statistics is to be collected.



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