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Centre will not renege on GST compensations: Sitharaman

The delays to pass on the money are due to a slip in collections and the states have nothing to worry, said FM Nirmala Sitharaman.

16 Dec 2019 4:31 PM

Move on to increase GST rates, cut slabs

At present, the 5 per cent goods and services tax (GST) slab includes essential commodities such as food items, footwear and basic clothing.

12 Dec 2019 1:17 AM

No slowdown in automobile sector, claims traders body CAIT

There is no slowdown in automobile sector. They are saying this to get a package from government, said CAIT's Praveen Khandelwal.

17 Sep 2019 3:14 PM

Auto industry seeks immediate policy steps as sales continue to plummet

The consumer sentiment also continues to be low and there is clearly a trust deficit in lending money to the dealers.

02 Sep 2019 3:05 PM

Housing sales down 5 pc in Jan-Mar 2019 on changes in GST rates, rules: PropTiger

In contrast to PropTiger report, real estate consultant Anarock said housing sales rose by 58 per cent to 78,520 units.

29 Apr 2019 5:55 PM


GST Council to consider implementation of lower GST rates for realty sector

GST collections in February dropped to Rs 97,247 crore from Rs 1.02 lakh crore in the previous month.

18 Mar 2019 2:44 PM

EC gives go-ahead to GST Council meeting on March 19

The nod from the Election Commission was required as the Model Code of Conduct has been in force since Sunday.

13 Mar 2019 5:32 PM

GST rates may get political tinge in election year

The GST council’s fitment committee would take a final decision with all states on board.

31 Dec 2018 11:03 AM

Auto components industry seeks uniform 18 pc GST on all products

Currently 60 per cent of the components attract 18 per cent GST rate.

06 Aug 2018 5:22 PM

28 per cent GST only for luxury goods

Referring to services sector, he said 68 different categories of services have witnessed their rate reduction.

28 Jul 2018 5:46 AM


Cos to cut prices of washing machines, fridges, small appliances by 7-8 pc

Revision of GST rate from 28 per cent to 18 per cent will provide relief to the appliances industry.

26 Jul 2018 4:35 PM

GST Council may simplify returns filing norms on Thursday

GSTN has launched an initial trial run for e-way bill mechanism in which 10 states have joined.

18 Jan 2018 10:32 AM

'GST Council to continue rationalising rates, 28 per cent slab to be brought down'

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) has a four-tier structure of 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent.

07 Oct 2017 7:33 PM

Find out what got cheaper after GST Council tweaked rates of items

The GST Council headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley tweaked the GST rates for 27 items.

07 Oct 2017 2:12 PM

GST Council may change rates if it feels the need: Sushil Kumar Modi

Some of the industry captains have raised concerns over the changing GST rates.

16 Sep 2017 8:44 PM


GST Council may fix tax anomalies, car cess hike today

The Council will also take up IT related issues in GST network which has faced glitches.

09 Sep 2017 10:06 AM

Food delivery orders dip by 80 per cent as hoteliers charge GST

Some hotel owners in Mumbai have been passing on hike in tax after GST to consumers, despite state government warning them not to.

06 Sep 2017 3:03 PM

5, 12, 18 and 28 pc GST rates may change: Meghwal

In Kochi, entrepreneurs in startup business expressed concern over service tax shifting from 13-15 to 18 per cent.

25 Aug 2017 5:27 PM

SJM objects to some GST rates, TMC will skip midnight rollout

Mamata Banerjee said her party “will not attend the GST rollout on June 30 midnight.

29 Jun 2017 1:36 AM

GST in India vs its counterparts in Asian countries

Goods and Services Tax in India will be rolled out at the stroke of midnight on July 1 and will usher in a new unified indirect tax regime.

28 Jun 2017 12:38 PM