## ML Aggarwal Class 10 Solutions for ICSE Maths Chapter 1 Value Added Tax Ex 1

ML Aggarwal Class 10 Solutions for ICSE Maths Chapter 1 Value Added Tax Ex 1

Question 1.

A manufacturing company sells a T.V. to a trader A for ₹ 18000. Trader A sells it to a trader B at a point of ₹ 750 and trader B sells it to a consumer at a profit of ₹ 900. If the rate of sales tax (under VAT) is 10%, find

(i) the amount of tax received by the Government.

(ii) the amount paid by the consumer for the T.V.

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Question 2.

A manufacturer sells a washing machine to a wholesaler for ₹ 15000. The wholesaler sells it to a trader at a profit of ₹ 1200 and the trader sells it to a consumer at a profit of ₹ 1800. If the rate of VAT is 8%, find :

(i) The amount of VAT received by the State Government on the sale of this machine from the manufacturer and the wholesaler.

(ii) The amount that the consumer pays for the machine.

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Question 3.

A manufacturer buys raw material for ₹ 40000 and pays sales tax at the rate of 4%. He sells the ready stock for ₹ 78000 and charges sales tax at the rate of 7.5%. Find the VAT paid by the manufacturer.

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Question 4.

A shopkeeper buys a camera at a discount of 20% from the wholesaler, the printed price of the camera being ₹ 1600 and the rate of sales tax is 6%. The shopkeeper sells it to the buyer at the printed price and charges sales tax at the same rate. Find

(i) the price at which the camera can be bought.

(ii) the VAT (Value Added Tax) paid by the shopkeeper.

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Question 5.

The printed price of an article is ₹ 60000. The wholesaler allows a discount of 20% to the shopkeeper. The shopkeeper sells the article to the customer at the printed price. Sales tax (under VAT) is charged at the rate of 6% at every stage. Find:

(i) the cost to the shopkeeper inclusive of tax.

(ii) VAT paid by the shopkeeper to the Government.

(iii) the cost to the customer inclusive of tax.

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Question 6.

A shopkeeper bought a TV at a discount of 30% of the listed price of ₹ 24000. The shopkeeper offers a discount of 10% of the listed price to his customer. If the VAT (Value Added Tax) is 10%, find the amount paid by the customer, the VAT to be paid by the shopkeeper.

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Question 7.

A shopkeeper sells an article at the listed price of ₹ 1500 and the rate of VAT is 12% at each stage of sale. If the shopkeeper pays a VAT of ₹ 36 to the Government, what was the amount inclusive of tax at which the shopkeeper purchased the articles from the wholesaler?

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Question 8.

A shopkeeper buys an article whose list price is ₹ 800 at some rate of discount from a wholesaler. He sells the article to a consumer at the list price and charges sales tax at the prescribed rate of 7.5%. If the shopkeeper has to pay a VAT of ₹ 6, find the rate of discount at which he bought the article from the wholesaler.

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Question 9.

A manufacturing company ‘P’ sells a Desert cooler to a dealer A for ₹ 8100 including sales tax (under VAT). The dealer A sells it to a dealer B for ₹ 8500 plus sales tax and the dealer B sells it to a consumer at a profit of ₹ 600. If the rate of sales tax (under VAT) is 8%, find

(i) the cost price of the cooler for dealer A.

(ii) the amount of tax received by the Government.

(iii) the amount which the consumer pays for the cooler.

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Question 10.

A manufacturer marks an article for ₹ 5000. He sells it to a wholesaler at a discount of 25% on the marked price and the wholesaler sells it to a retailer at a discount of 15% on the marked price. The retailer sells it to a consumer at the marked price and at each stage, the VAT is 8%.

Calculate the amount of VAT received by the Government from :

(i) the wholesaler.

(ii) the retailer.

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Question 11.

A manufacturer listed the price of his goods at ₹ 160 per article. He allowed a discount of 25% to a wholesaler who in his turn allowed a discount of 20% on the listed price to a retailer. The rate of sales tax on the goods is 10%. If the retailer sells one article to a consumer at a discount of 5% on the listed price, then find

(i) the VAT paid by the wholesaler.

(ii) the VAT paid by the retailer.

(iii) the VAT received by the Government.

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Question 12.

Kiran purchases an article for ₹ 5, 400 which includes 10% rebate on the marked price and 20% sales tax (under VAT) on the remaining price. Find the marked price of the article.

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Question 13.

A shopkeeper buys an article for ₹ 12000 and marks up its price by 25%. The shopkeeper gives a discount of 10% on the marked up price. He gives a further off-season discount of 5% on the balance. But the sales tax (under VAT) is charged at 8% on the remaining price. Find :

(i) the amount of VAT which a customer has to pay.

(ii) the final price he has to pay for the article.

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Question 14.

In a particular tax period, Mr Sunder Dass, a shopkeeper purchased goods worth ₹ 960000 and paid a total tax of ₹ 62750 (under VAT). During this period, his sales consisted of taxable turnover of ₹ 400000 of goods taxable at 6% and ₹ 480000 for goods taxable at 12.5%. He also sold tax-exempted goods worth ₹ 95640 in the same period. Calculate his tax liability (under VAT) for this period.

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Question 15.

In the tax period ended March 2015, M/S Hari Singh & Sons purchased floor tiles worth ₹ 800000 taxable at 7.5% and sanitary fittings worth ₹ 750000 taxable at 10%. During this period, the sales turnover for floor tiles and sanitary fittings are worth ₹ 840000 and ₹ 920000 respectively. However, the floor tiles worth ₹ 60000 were returned by the firm during the same period. Calculate the tax liability (under VAT) of the firm for this tax period.

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