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GST Council exempts sanitary napkins from taxation

The plea to exempt sanitary napkin from GST has been going on for a long time.

21 Jul 2018 6:30 PM

GST Council may bring natural gas, jet fuel under GST this week

However, fitting the two products in the 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent GST tax slabs is proving to be difficult.

15 Jul 2018 11:40 AM

GST council to simplify e-way bill mechanism for tax payers

The move is expected to bring more clarity in the system of bill generation.

13 Jul 2018 1:34 PM

Govt mulls 1 per cent cess on luxury items to build farm corpus

Seeks legal view on option; proposal to levy 1 per cent sugar cess scrapped.

12 Jul 2018 10:02 AM

GST Council to consider rate cut on items with low revenue impact on Jul 21

Government earned Rs 7.41 lakh crore from the tax since its roll out in July.

11 Jul 2018 4:11 PM


GST marks federal nature of Indian Constitution

The powers of the Centre and the states were clearly demarcated.

01 Jul 2018 12:01 AM

Council to discuss bringing natural gas under GST in next meeting

Dheeraj Rastogi said aviation turbine fuel would be another petroleum product that could also be brought within the GST.

08 Jun 2018 3:41 PM

Inclusion of ATF under GST to help airlines cut cost, says Prabhu

There is a demand from airlines for inclusion of Aviation Turbine Fuel in the new indirect tax regime.

27 May 2018 12:04 PM

GST on petroleum products will not control prices: Bihar Dy CM

He said that the issue of whether or not to include petroleum products under GST will be decided by the GST Council.

27 May 2018 10:32 AM

Fuel should be brought under GST; it will reduce prices: CM Fadnavis

The centre in June last year junked the 15-year old practice of revising rates every fortnight, and introduced daily revisions.

25 May 2018 5:53 AM


Bringing petrol, diesel under GST will lower prices, says Fadnavis

The central government levies Rs 19.48 excise duty on a litre of petrol and Rs 15.33 on diesel.

24 May 2018 2:41 PM

Country-wide intra-state e-way bill system mandatory from June 3

Since the implementation of the same from April 1, 2018, more than 4.5 crore e-way bills have been generated.

22 May 2018 7:23 PM

E-way bill rollout due in Assam, Rajasthan this week

As per Finance Ministry, the e-way bill rollout has been scheduled for Wednesday (May 16) in Assam, and Sunday (May 20) in Rajasthan.

15 May 2018 12:40 PM

GSTN to rope in private entities for tax payer profiling

GST Network has invited bids from private entities for "360-degree" profiling of taxpayers for early detection of fraud.

07 May 2018 6:54 PM

GST Council announces simplified return filing process

A taxpayer shall be also given user-friendly IT interface and offline IT tool to upload the invoices.

05 May 2018 11:09 AM


GST return filing becomes simpler

This scheme will not be applicable on composition dealers.

05 May 2018 3:30 AM

GST Council defers decision on sugar cess, refers digital payments

Council agreed to a proposal of buying out the stake of private entities to make GSTN a government-owned entity.

04 May 2018 4:05 PM

27th GST Council meet underway

GST Council is likely to clear the imposition of sugar cess, approximately between two to five per cent.

04 May 2018 2:15 PM

Govt working on a proposal to incentivise digital transactions

The proposals to encourage digital transactions are likely to be placed before the GST Council.

29 Apr 2018 6:19 PM

GST Council meet on May 4, simplifying returns on agenda

Arun Jaitley-chaired GST Council will meet on May 4 to discuss a simpler return form and the amendments required.

25 Apr 2018 3:21 PM