Download Kerala VAT FORM NO. 23: Certificate under the Kerala Value Added Tax Act, 2003
As per Kerala vat rule 54(1)
Mode of recovery of tax and other amounts due-
Any officer proceeding to recover any amount under clause (a) of sub-section (4) of section 31 may forward a requisition under the provisions of the Kerala Revenue Recovery Rules along with a certificate in form No. 23
Any tax or any other amount due under this Act from a dealer or any other person may, without prejudice to any other mode of recovery, be recovered,
(a) as if it were an arrear of land revenue:
(b) on application to any Magistrate, by such Magistrate as if it were a fine imposed by him:
Provided that no proceedings for such recovery shall be taken or continued as long as such dealer or other person has, in regard to the payment of such tax or other amount, as the case may be complied with an order by any of the authorities to whom he has appealed or applied for revision, under the provisions of this Act.