Apex court notice to home appliance company

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to Godrej Appliances on the Government of Kerala plea alleging that the manufacturer had failed to furnish proper declarations for claiming tax exemptions. A Bench headed by Justice S.H. Kapadia sought reply from the company as to why it should not be asked to pay duty at the rate of 12.5% for failing to furnish Form 25A for claiming tax exemptions on microwave oven and refrigerators falling under Schedule V of the Goods and Sales Tax Rules. — PTI