What is CST?

CST means Central Sales Tax

It is a tax imposed on sale of goods outside state


Name of Law

Central Sales Tax Act,1956


CST Under Which Government?

It is technically under Central Government and same law applies throughout India

However, it is collected by State VAT Department

  1. Indirect Tax
  2. CST

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years. He also provides Accounts Tax GST Training in Delhi and Pune.