Corporate ID No.: xxx,
(incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956. )
PAN No.: xxxxx
I.E. Code: xxxxx
Antiquities License No.: xx
Service Tax No.: xxxxxxx
Applicable as per current tariffs, calculated on Buyer’s Premium (and not on Hammer Amount).
VAT TIN: xxx
CST TIN: xxx
VAT: 1% on Silver and Gold items • 5% on items of other metals
• 12.5% on other items • No VAT on Philately &Currency
Export of Antiquities:
According to the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972 (Act No. 52 of 1972), items (including coins) over 100 years old, cannot be exported out of India except with the permission of the Director General, Archaeological Survey of India, Janpath, New Delhi.
Registration of Coins:
According to the Antiquities and Art Treasure Rules 1973 of the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972 (Act No. 52 of 1972), and Amendment S.O. 448 (E), dated 2.7.1976 as amended by S.O. 397 (E), dated 15.5.1980, all coins and Numismatic materials are EXCLUDED from the Compulsory Registration of Antiquities.
Hence a person residing in India can collect any number of numismatic materials like coins, tokens, medals, banknotes and paper money, without having any restrictions of Registering them with the Government of India.