Rule 124 of CGST Rules 2017: Appointment/ Salary of Chairman/ Members of Anti-Profiteering Authority

Rule 124 of ‘Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) Rules 2017’: Appointment, Salary, Allowances and other Terms and Conditions of Service of the Chairman and Members of the Authority (Anti-Profiteering)

Provisions under Rule 124 of the Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) Rules, 2017 relating to “Appointment, Salary, Allowances and other Terms and Conditions of Service of the Chairman and Members of the Authority (Anti-Profiteering)”, as per CGST (2nd Amendment) Rules 2017 notified by CBEC on 28 June 2017, applicable w.e.f. 1 July 2017, are as under:

CGST Rule 124: Appointment, Salary, Allowances and other Terms and Conditions of Service of the Chairman and Members of the Authority (Chapter-XV: Anti-Profiteering) 

(1) The Chairman and Members of the Authority shall be appointed by the Central Government on the recommendations of a Selection Committee to be constituted for the purpose by the Council.

(2) The Chairman shall be paid a monthly salary of Rs. 2,25,000 (fixed) and other allowances and benefits as are admissible to a Central Government officer holding posts carrying the same pay:

Provided that where a retired officer is selected as a Chairman, he shall be paid a monthly salary of Rs. 2,25,000 reduced by the amount of pension.

(3) The Technical Member shall be paid a monthly salary of Rs. 2,05,400 (fixed) and shall be entitled to draw allowances as are admissible to a Government of India officer holding Group ‘A’ post carrying the same pay:

Provided that where a retired officer is selected as a Technical Member, he shall be paid a monthly salary of Rs. 2,05,400 reduced by the amount of pension.

(4) The Chairman shall hold office for a term of two years from the date on which he enters upon his office, or until he attains the age of sixty- five years, whichever is earlier and shall be eligible for reappointment:

Provided that person shall not be selected as the Chairman, if he has attained the age of sixty-two years.

(5) The Technical Member of the Authority shall hold office for a term of two years from the date on which he enters upon his office, or until he attains the age of sixty-five years, whichever is earlier and shall be eligible for reappointment:

Provided that person shall not be selected as a Technical Member if he has attained the age of sixty-two years.

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CGST (2nd Amendment) Rules, 2017: CGST Notification No. 10/2017

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CGST Rules 2017: CGST Notification No. 3/2017 dt. 19 June 2017

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