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Annual plan to be tweaked to cater to fresh demands: Thomas Isaac

Kerala will tweak its annual plan to cater to fresh requirements after the catastrophic flooding.

published on : 28th August 2018

Government's digital incentive scheme faces technology hurdle

The scheme, once implemented, will let customers making payments using Rupay card or BHIM UPI get a cashback of 20 per cent of the total GST amount, subject to a maximum of Rs 100.

published on : 4th August 2018

GST Council meet to address MSME sector concerns

The MSMEs want the Centre to bring clear guidelines on anti-profiteering, as the current law is open to multiple interpretations.

published on : 4th August 2018

Rupay card, BHIM users to soon get cashbacks for digital payments under GST

Once implemented, customers making payments using Rupay card or BHIM UPI will get a cashback of 20 per cent of the total GST amount, subject to a maximum of Rs 100.

published on : 3rd August 2018

GST to have three tax slabs by November 2018

Currently, the GST council has four tax slabs of 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent under Goods and Services Tax.

published on : 30th July 2018

Samsung cuts prices to pass on GST reduction on electronic items

Other electronics majors like LG, Panasonic and Godrej have already announced the reduction in prices from 7 to 8 per cent extending the benefits to the consumers.

published on : 27th July 2018

Akshay Kumar thanks GST Council for tax exemption on sanitary napkins

Earlier this year, Akshay narrated the story of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who introduced the low-cost sanitary napkins in India, in "Pad Man".

published on : 22nd July 2018

Corporate India gets policy changes as bolt from blue; risks increasing: ASSOCHAM

ASSOCHAM expressed a view that any amendment in rules should first involve stakeholders' consultation before being pronounced.

published on : 22nd July 2018

With eye on 2019, government slashes GST rates on 100 items

Government exempted GST on Sanitary napkins, deities made of stone, marble or wood, Raakhis without precious metals. raw materials used in brooms, commemorative coins, fortified milk.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal to chair GST Council meet today

Decision on single tax returns form is most-awaited; lowering tax slabs on 30-odd items, cess on sugar to be considered.

published on : 21st July 2018

India's growth story intact despite challenges: Ficci

It termed the slowing down of the industrial output in May to 3.2% and the inching up of the retail inflation in June to 5% as short-term challenges.

published on : 19th July 2018

GST Council to decide when GST can be levied on petroleum products: Government

Of the rising petrol and diesel prices, Pradhan pointed out that the petrol and diesel prices have been made market determined by the government.

published on : 18th July 2018

Next GST council meet: Structural changes, simplified procedures in agenda

New System for filing returns, rationalisation of tax slabs and legal changes of the structure will top the agenda of the GST council meeting  but will skip bringing natural gas under ambit of GST.

published on : 13th July 2018

GST Council to consider tax reduction on items with low revenue impact on Jul 21, sanitary napkins on the list

The items which could be considered for cutting of tax rates might include sanitary napkins, handicrafts and handloom goods, besides certain services.

published on : 11th July 2018

GST Council to discuss annual return forms on Jul 21; reconciliation expected with Income Tax Returns  

The GST Network, which manages the IT backbone for the new indirect tax regime will thereafter finalise the software to enable businesses to file the returns.

published on : 8th July 2018
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