Rajasthan Sales Tax Act,1994
Section 21. Authority competent to grant registration
(1) Every dealer liable to get registration shall declare his principal place of business in the application for registration filed by him and the Assistant Commissioner or the Commercial Taxes Officer, as the case may be, having territorial jurisdiction over such principal place of business, or any other officer not below the rank of Assistant Commercial Taxes Officer, authorised especially or generally by the Commissioner, shall be the authority competent to grant registration to such dealer.
(2) In the case of a non resident dealer, the Assistant Commissioner or the Commercial Taxes Officer, as the case may be, having territorial jurisdiction over the place of business in the State of such non resident dealer, shall be the authority competent to grant registration and such authority, either on the application of such non-resident dealer or otherwise, shall grant him a certificate of registration from such date and with such terms and conditions, as may be specified therein.
(3) Where a dealer, after having been granted registration, changes his principal place of business outside the territorial jurisdiction of the present assessing authority, he shall seek the permission in writing for such change of the assessing authority from the Commissioner or any other officer authorised by the Commissioner in this behalf and unless such permission is accorded, the present assessing authority shall continue to be the assessing authority of such dealer.