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GST slabs may reduce to 3 in long-term: Sanjeev Sanyal

Presently, there are four GST slabs of 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent, plus the exempted category which attracts 0 per cent GST.

04 Aug 2018 4:13 PM

Small traders to be exempt from GST registration

The facility may also be extended to micro firms that make inter-state supply.

31 Jul 2018 9:18 AM

Moody’s: GST cut is credit negative

Shortfall in tax revenue to be partly offset by improved tax compliance.

31 Jul 2018 1:51 AM

Centre 'incompetent' in terms of economic management: P Chidambaram

P Chidambaram alleged that there has been a dip in country's growth rate over the years due to lesser investment and lower lending by banks.

30 Jul 2018 8:33 AM

Truck operators end week-long strike as Centre vows to consider demands

All India Motor Transport Congress started nationwide indefinite strike on July 20 demanding reduction taxes.

27 Jul 2018 9:47 PM


Samsung cuts prices to pass on GST reduction on electronic items

Last week, the GST Council brought down tax rates to 18 per cent from 28 per cent on 15 items.

27 Jul 2018 1:58 PM

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

No tax on bleeding

The transition of sanitary napkins from being taxed as a luxury item to one of basic necessity is still just the first step.

24 Jul 2018 12:08 AM

Modi govt slashes GST rate on several products: Here're details

Among items on which GST was reduced include footwear, small televisions, refrigerators, hair dryers, food appliances.

21 Jul 2018 7:57 PM

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


States fail to meet fiscal targets for third year: RBI

Decline in states’ tax revenues is essentially associated with pending accounting issues related to GST implementation.

13 Jul 2018 9:06 AM

RBI flags states slipping on fiscal deficit

At a country-wide level, farm loan waivers alone contributed to a third of the overall slippage worries.

13 Jul 2018 12:47 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

India beats France to become world’s sixth largest economy

India’s GDP amounted to USD 2.597 trillion at the end of 2017, against USD 2.582 trillion for France.

11 Jul 2018 1:57 PM

Petroleum products to be brought under GST in stages: Adhia

Currently, diesel, petrol, crude oil, natural gas and aviation turbine fuel are outside the purview of GST.

06 Jul 2018 3:30 PM


Bug in telco’s system: Cops yet to make arrests

Firm incurred heavy losses as essential operations were hampered.

05 Jul 2018 3:51 AM

Govt giving false hopes on economy

The government’s actions are around creating a feel good tactic rather than a serious economic effort.

05 Jul 2018 12:23 AM

GST: It’s time to see reason

GST is likely to have fetched at least Rs 1 lakh crores in excess of the anticipated Rs 1 lakh crore per month average collection in its first year.

03 Jul 2018 5:30 AM

Higher tax mop up due to reforms

Statistics available in the public domain suggest that the tax-payer base has widened by 26 per cent in FY 18 compared to the previous year.

02 Jul 2018 12:25 AM

Big thing done in bad way: Congress slams Centre as GST completes 1-yr

Taking to Twitter, the Congress party in a series of tweets called GST one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'U-turns'.

01 Jul 2018 2:03 PM