No Customs Duty on import of COVID-19 vaccine till 31st December, 2021

September 30, 2021 By newtaxindia Off

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue)


New Delhi,the29thSeptember,

2021No. 45 /2021–Customs G.S.R. 672(E).—

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government,on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts the goods of the description specified in column (3) of the Table below, falling within the Chapter, heading, sub–heading or tariff itemof the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) specified in column (2) of the said Table, whenimported into India, from the whole of the duty of customs leviable thereon under the said First Schedule,namely:-

TABLES.No.Chapter, heading, sub-heading or tariff itemDescription(1)(2)(3)1.30COVID-19 vaccine2. This notification shallcome into force on 1st October, 2021 andremain in force upto and inclusive of the 31stDecember, 2021.

[F.No. CBIC-190354/66/2021-TO(TRU-I)-CBEC]RAJEEV RANJAN,UnderSecy.

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