is there any reason why coconut husk does not fall under III Schedule [Husk and Bran of Cereals and Pulses]
(Expert) 21 October 2008
Coconut husk is the hard outer portion of a coconut.It is not fit for human consumption.It is mainly used for coir manufacturing Industry.Therefore it does not fall under III schedule.
VASANTH D JAGANATH
(Querist) 22 October 2008
Sir, can i have case law or any reference in this regard as the dictionary meaning says that, husk is dry outer covering of some seeds
as per Commissioner of Sales Tax Vs Ram Kumar Nand Kumar  31 STC 321W (All)coconut is considered to be oil seed.
Kindly clarifty sir how to go about this
(Expert) 30 October 2008
almost all the states those who have follow the vat are uniformed now/ there are some slabs ie 2,4,12.5 %