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indirect tax regime

Working to bring 99 per cent things in sub-18 per cent GST slab: PM Modi

GST was framed according to the existing VAT or excise tax structures exercised in those respective states.

18 Dec 2018 1:43 PM

GST on ACs, colour TVs to be cut to 18 per cent

The council headed by finance minister Arun Jaitley is expected to take up the issue on December 22.

10 Dec 2018 10:19 AM

CBIC to daily monitor MSME grievance on GST, sets up help desks to resolve queries

The move benefited about 93 per cent of the GST registered taxpayers.

05 Nov 2018 5:46 PM

Composition scheme biz need not file purchase details under GST

Over 18 lakh businesses opted for composition scheme under the new indirect tax regime.

18 Oct 2018 9:57 AM

CBEC to verify GST transitional credit claims of 50,000 taxpayers

GST collections in November stood at Rs 83,716 crore, December (Rs 88,929 crore) and January (Rs 88,047 crore).

19 Mar 2018 5:51 PM


India’s GST is the world’s most complex tax, says World Bank

GST has the second highest tax rate in the world, the World Bank has concluded after studying 115 countries.

16 Mar 2018 12:47 PM

Govt collects Rs 38,000 crore as compensation cess between July-Nov

Centre has released Rs 24,500 crore to the states to compensate for losses suffered between July-October.

05 Jan 2018 6:26 PM

GST regime more primitive than VAT: Amit Mitra

Mitra optimistic about the overall growth of exports from West Bengal.

22 Dec 2017 2:38 PM

Advisory group on GST submits report, suggests changes

Panel received more than 700 representations on problems faced by industry over return filing.

07 Dec 2017 11:02 AM

EasemyGST working on ways to help SMEs ease compliance burden

SMEs are facing issues because of which there is delay in compliance by a number of enterprises.

30 Sep 2017 3:22 PM


GST mop-up at Rs 90,669 crore in August

GST mop-up for July stood at Rs 94,063 crore, up from the initial projection of Rs 92,283 crore.

26 Sep 2017 8:31 PM

Jaitley asks states to cut VAT on natural gas, other fuel

Jaitley requested other states to explore possibility of having a lower rate of VAT on petroleum products.

18 Aug 2017 1:47 PM

GSTN helpdesk gets 10,000 calls per day; to double manpower to 400

GSTN helpdesk also provides assistance by sharing video and tutorials with businesses or traders.

11 Jul 2017 4:09 PM

Food processing ministry sets up GST facilitation cell

GST cell will be equipped with the complete knowledge of the relevant GST Act, rules, rate structure, etc.

06 Jul 2017 7:07 PM

'One crore traders, businessmen to come under GST ambit'

Currently, there are 80 lakh individuals and entities paying various central and state taxes.

30 Jun 2017 7:25 PM


Tractor makers disappointed over GST rate cut on 'token' parts

Input cost per tractor would go up by about Rs 25,000 having an impact on industry working capital.

13 Jun 2017 3:57 PM

GST Council forms 18 groups to sort out industry worries

Groups will highlight specific issues for the smooth transition of the respective sector to the GST regime.

09 Jun 2017 2:13 PM

Exporters to get tax refund under GST within 7 days

India's exports grew by about 5 per cent to USD 276 billion in 2016-17.

20 May 2017 4:50 PM

Jaitley promises no surprises in GST rate fixation

Companies should pass on to consumers the benefit of reduction in taxes under GST.

28 Apr 2017 12:44 PM

India's growth to accelerate further due to GST: Jaitley

As per provisional estimates, real GDP grew by 7.9 per cent in 2015-16 compared with 7.2 per cent in 2014-15.

24 Apr 2017 9:38 AM