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GST council met 30 times, took 918 decisions in 2 years

More than 96 pc of the decisions have been implemented through 294 notifications issued by central govt.

29 Oct 2018 10:31 AM

GST Council has taken 918 decisions, says FinMin

Around 96% of decisions already implemented by the ministries via 294 notifications.

29 Oct 2018 12:09 AM

Dual jurisdiction under GST opens door for traders' harassment: CAIT

Taxpayers were assigned to Central and state officials on the basis of annual turnover.

19 Oct 2018 3:20 PM

Imposition of calamity tax with GST not advisable: CAIT

CAIT in a statement said that any move to impose calamity tax with the GST will set a wrong precedent in the country.

03 Oct 2018 11:18 AM

GST mop up rises to Rs 94,442 crore

The collections stood at Rs 94,016 crore in May, Rs 95,610 crore in June, Rs 96,483 crore in July and Rs 93,960 crore in August.

02 Oct 2018 12:29 AM


Sushil Modi-led GoM to examine modalities for 'calamity tax' under GST

The panel would submit its report to the GST Council by October 31.

29 Sep 2018 12:39 PM

CMs conclave in October to discuss key financial issues

Finance ministers of Andhra, Delhi & Kerala meet in capital.

29 Sep 2018 1:03 AM

Cess on luxury cars may go up to help flood-hit Kerala

Kerala welcomes the suggestion of hon’ble FM for a national level cess on selected commodities.

28 Sep 2018 11:59 AM

Cabinet clears proposal to convert GST Network into govt entity

GSTN was incorporated as a private limited company on March 28, 2013 under the UPA government.

26 Sep 2018 3:43 PM

Centre favours additional cess under GST to help flood-hit Kerala

Govt may have to amend the GST law to permit imposition of a new cess in the new indirect tax regime.

21 Sep 2018 3:48 PM


Rising fuel prices: The road ahead

US sanctions against Iran, the third biggest exporter of oil to India, make it difficult for its allies like India to manage the oil demand supply.

09 Sep 2018 6:24 AM

GST on more items to be slashed as revenue increases: Piyush Goyal

GST Council has reduced rates on many items and services in last round. We want consumer to be burdened less by indirect tax, says minister.

09 Aug 2018 7:34 PM

GST Council gives nod to 20 per cent cashback on BHIM payment

Goyal said that software backbone for the incentive will be set up and then those states who are interested can launch the pilot project.

05 Aug 2018 4:40 AM

Recent GST rate cut credit negative, says rating agency Moody's

GST Council, last week cut tax rates on white goods as well as various handicrafts items and paints.

30 Jul 2018 11:54 AM

States to reach out to traders, industry to list out GST grievances

Council has already allowed companies with turnover of up to Rs 5 crore to file GST returns quarterly.

26 Jul 2018 12:28 PM


GST rate cut to boost consumer durables sales this festive season

The government also had reduced the GST rate of paints from 28 per cent to 18 per cent.

24 Jul 2018 12:54 PM

Consumer durables, FMCG stocks surge up to 10 pc on GST rate cut

The GST Council on Saturday cut tax rates on 88 items, including footwear, refrigerator, washing machine and small screen TV.

23 Jul 2018 6:29 PM

Govt revenue to drop by Rs 15,000 crore annually on GST rate cut

According to the interim finance minister Piyush Goyal, the revenue loss will be negligible.

23 Jul 2018 1:54 PM

Govt cuts sales tax across sectors to ease pain of traders and consumers

Revenue collections from GST are a crucial pillar of government’s plan to cut its fiscal deficit.

22 Jul 2018 1:43 PM

Sanitary napkins now exempted from GST

To promote tourism, now 28 per cent tax will be applicable only when the hotel bill is Rs 7,500 or above.

22 Jul 2018 2:02 AM