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GST Council Joint Secretary Dheeraj Rastogi said aviation turbine fuel (ATF) would be another petroleum product that could also be brought within the GST ambit among five petroleum products.
The GST Council had last week deliberated on giving a concession of two per cent in GST rate (where the tax rate is 3 per cent or more) to consumers making payment through cheques or digital modes.
Both the Group of Ministers (GoM) will submit their reports within 15 days, Finance Ministry said in a statement hours after the meeting of the GST Council.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley-chaired GST Council will meet on May 4 to discuss a simpler return form and the amendments required in the indirect tax regime rules.
Rajender said the GST council decided to introduce 3B system to simplify GST system.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has urged the GST Council to grant exemption to all ingredients like ghee, edible oil and spices, for preparing "langar" food served by gurudwaras.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley mulls making GSTN 100 per cent state-run entity; GST Council to take final call
The government is looking at the possibility of converting GST Network into a state-owned company with a majority or 100 per cent stake.
The e-wallet scheme is basically the creation of electronic e-wallets, which would be credited with notional or virtual currency by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade.
Inter-state e-Way Bill to be rolled out from April 1; Time for GST return filing extended by 3 months
The Council could not decide on a simplified GST return form and entrusted the ministerial panel under Sushil Modi to chalk out a single page form which is simpler and evasion proof.
Another important matter likely to be reviewed is the implementation of the new e-way bill for inter and intra-state movement of goods.
The GST council would look at finalising the module proposed by Nandan Nilekani to simplify filing of returns in its upcoming meeting on March 10.
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will decide the amount of concession that GoI and state governments will offer, the source said.
The GoM under Sushil Modi will look at finalising the simplified return filing system on February 24, which will be then taken up by the GST Council on March 10.
The Economic Survey warned and suggested the need for "dramatic" improvement in irrigation, use of new technologies and better targeting of power and fertiliser subsidies.
GST Council meet: Rates on 29 items slashed to zero per cent, return filing process to be made simpler
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the next meeting of the Council may consider bringing items like crude oil, natural gas, petrol, diesel, ATF and real estate within the GST purview.