Body 2. Definitions

In this Act, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-

(t). "Sale price" means the amount or any other consideration payable to a dealer as valuable consideration for the sale of any goods less any sum allowed as cash discount according to ordinary trade practice but inclusive of any sum charged for anything done by the dealer in respect of the goods at the time of or before delivery thereof other than the cost of freight or delivery or the cost of installation when such cost is separately charged.

Explanation -

    (i) Where goods are sold on hire purchase or any system of payment by instalments, the sale price of such goods shall be exclusive of insurance charges, interest and hire charges and such other charges as may be prescribed.

    (ii) Where goods are sold by way of transfer of right to use such goods, the sale price thereof shall be the amount of valuable consideration received or receivable by the transferor for such transfer;

    (iii) The amount of valuable consideration paid or payable to a dealer for the sale of drugs and medicines specified in entry 42 in Part II of Schedule II shall be the maximum retail price printed on the package containing the drugs and medicines, for the purposes of levy of tax under Section 8;