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No single rate for all items under GST: Arun Jaitley

Many items which were earlier in 28 per cent bracket were brought into the 18 per cent bracket.

02 Jan 2018 4:37 PM

Govt extends last date for filing of final sales return of GST till Jan 10

GST Council had in November allowed businesses with turnover of up to Rs 1.5 crore to file final returns GSTR-1 quarterly.

29 Dec 2017 4:46 PM

GST mop up dips for 2nd straight month

As per the data available, the GST collections in July was over Rs 95,000 crore, while in August the figure was over Rs 91,000 crore.

27 Dec 2017 12:56 AM

GST Council to meet tomorrow; discuss roll out of e-way bill

An e-way bill is required for movement of goods worth more than Rs 50,000.

15 Dec 2017 3:08 PM

Council may bring petrol, realty under GST in future: Sushil Modi

Both states and Centre earn 40 per cent of their revenue from petroleum products at present.

14 Dec 2017 6:08 PM


Law review panel to take final call on GST suggestions: Finance Ministry

The next meeting of the Law Review Committee is due on Wednesday and Thursday.

09 Dec 2017 11:52 AM

Bihar FM says revenue must stabilise before relook at GST

Bharat Chamber president Sitaram Sharma said there are still a lot of network and credit-related issues that need to be sorted out.

09 Dec 2017 1:36 AM

‘The current GDP data doesn’t say much about economic reversal’

Pronab Sen speaks to Pawan Bali on the GDP data for the second quarter released on Thursday.

03 Dec 2017 2:47 AM

GST may have fewer slabs in days to come, says CEA Arvind Subramanian

Subramanian said going forward 12 per cent and 18 per cent GST slabs may probably be merged.

25 Nov 2017 9:00 AM

Joy over Moody’s ratings unwise

A huge chunk of foreign investment that comes in does so as portfolio investment and goes into speculation in the stock market.

19 Nov 2017 5:12 AM


Union Cabinet clears setting up of GST Anti-profiteering Authority

Currently there are only 50 items which attract highest tax of 28 per cent under Goods and Services Tax.

17 Nov 2017 9:54 AM

Cabinet takes care of customers' benefit, passes GST anti-profiteering authority

The government did away with restrictions on the export of all kinds of pulses to help farmers get better prices for their produce.

17 Nov 2017 2:15 AM

5 per cent GST on eating out from today! Nearly 200 items become cheaper

The GST Council slashed the rates on nearly 200 items that were placed in the topmost 28 per cent slab.

15 Nov 2017 11:20 AM

Inflation at 7-month high on higher food, fuel prices

Fall in pulses price keeps rise modest; housing, fuel up.

14 Nov 2017 2:25 AM

After GST cut, product prices need revision

CAIT pointed out that under Packaged Commodity Act, it is mandatory provision that any commodity in packaged shape will invariably have printed MRP.

13 Nov 2017 4:15 AM


GST rollback: A step in the right direction

There is a view being expressed that the government will loose about Rs 2 lakh crore because of the reversal of its earlier decision.

12 Nov 2017 12:02 AM

Apex body of hotels, restaurants welcomes GST rate change

Govt decided to fix GST rate at 5 per cent for all restaurants and not give them input tax credit.

11 Nov 2017 11:31 AM

FMCG cos hail tax reduction, say will pass benefits to consumer

As many as 178 items of daily use were shifted from the top tax bracket of 28 per cent to 18 per cent.

11 Nov 2017 11:16 AM

GST Council keeps only 50 of 227 items in 28 per cent slab

The Council has decided to keep only 50 items, mostly demerit, sin and luxury goods in top 28 per cent bracket.

10 Nov 2017 2:35 PM

23rd GST Council Meeting begins in Guwahati

The GST Council in its 23rd meet is expected to slash tax rates on various goods of common consumption.

10 Nov 2017 11:27 AM