Rajasthan Sales Tax Act,1994
Section 46. Liability on transfer of business
(1) When the ownership of the business of a dealer liable to pay tax is entirely transferred in any manner, any tax or other sum payable in respect of such business and remaining unpaid at the time of the transfer, shall be payable by the transferee, as if he were the dealer liable to pay tax or other sum; and for the liability to tax accruing from the date of such transfer, he shall within thirty days of the transfer apply for registration, unless he already holds a certificate of registration.
Explanation : Transfer of entire ownership of business means –
(a) transfer of business assets, debits and credits and stocks in trade, if any; or
(b) transfer of land, building and plant and machinery.
(2) When a dealer liable to pay tax transfers the ownership of a part of his business, the transferor shall be liable to pay tax in respect of the stock of goods and other articles including plant and machinery transferred along with the part of his business which is not transferred, as if the goods and other articles including plant and machinery have been sold by him, unless the transferee holds a certificate of registration or obtains it within a period of three months from the date such transfer.