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Panel to discuss GST return simplification on February 24

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.

published on : 21st February 2018

Climate change may cut farmer's income by 20-25 percent: Economic Survey

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.

published on : 29th January 2018

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.

published on : 18th January 2018

GST Council slashes rates on 29 items, mainly handicrafts, to zero per cent

The Goods and Services Tax Council also rationalised the rates of 49 other items, according to Uttarakhand Finance Minister Prakash Pant.

published on : 18th January 2018

GST Council meet tomorrow; to focus on digital payments  

In addition, the Council is likely to make changes in the Goods and Services Tax Law to facilitate the release of locked input tax credit in tourism and hotel industry.

published on : 17th January 2018

GST made 2017 most significant year for economy since Independence

The new GST regime realised the vision of a unified market in a federal system that guided the nationalist bourgeoisie in joining Mahatma Gandhi's struggle to liberate India.

published on : 25th December 2017

GST Council clears e-way bill for intra-state movement of goods to be introduced from June 1, 2018

The all-powerful GST Council has approved mandatory compliance of e-way bill for intra-state movement of goods from June 1, 2018, sources said.

published on : 16th December 2017

New GST rates: From condensed milk to restaurant bills, here is a list of essential items which will get cheaper from today

A number of goods including daily-use products like toiletries and furniture will become cheaper with the revised GST rates for over 200 items coming into effect on Wednesday.

published on : 15th November 2017

Finance minister Arun Jaitley hints at further rationalisation of GST rates

The GST Council, headed by the finance minister, in its last meeting at Guwahati on November 10 had decided to cut rates on around 200 items. 

published on : 14th November 2017

Congress GST will be simple and 18 per cent in 2019, says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi claimed victory and said the Congress will abolish the multi-slab system introduced by the BJP and simplify it to just 18 percent tax after coming to power in 2019.

published on : 11th November 2017

GST Council caused 'notional' loss of Rs 20,000 crore, CBI should probe: Goa Congress

Goa Congress chief Shantaram Naik alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia were responsible for the loss.

published on : 11th November 2017

Congress says credit for GST rate cuts goes to Rahul Gandhi

Congress general secretary in-charge of Gujarat said that the GST Council yesterday decided to cut the tax rates due to the pressure mounted by Gandhi

published on : 11th November 2017

GST Council relaxes return filing norms, slashes late fee

Now, businesses will have to file simplified Initial GSTR-3B returns till March. Also, kept in abeyance is monthly matching of sales and purchase invoice till March 2018.

published on : 10th November 2017

Stocks get a GST push, but suffer weekly loss

Benchmarks Sensex and Nifty overcame a spell of fag-end volatility to close with moderate gains today as investor sentiment got a lift.

published on : 10th November 2017

GST slashed on 178 items of mass consumption to 18 per cent, 50 still in 28 per cent slab

As many as 178 items of daily use were shifted from the top tax bracket of 28 per cent to 18 per cent, while a uniform 5 per cent tax was prescribed for all restaurants, both AC and non-AC.

published on : 10th November 2017
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