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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

GST Council meeting begins in Guwahati

Friday's meeting is likely to witness the largest shake-up in GST rates since its rollout on July 1.

published on : 10th November 2017

I am still unable to understand what GST is, says Shivraj's minister Om Prakash Dhurve

Om Prakash Dhurve remarked this at a discussion on noteban and GST on Wednesday, ahead of the crucial meeting of the GST Council scheduled to be held on Friday.

published on : 10th November 2017

RSS affiliates lobby government for more GST concessions for small traders

Hectic parleys are underway to announce major concessions for small traders who could swing the fortunes of the ruling party in the Gujarat assembly elections.

published on : 20th October 2017

GST council decisions mean Diwali has come early for us: PM Modi in Gujarat

The GST Council yesterday raised the composition scheme threshold for businesses to Rs 1 crore, which will allow them to pay a tax of one per cent to five per cent.

published on : 7th October 2017

PM Modi, Arun Jaitley put common people into trouble: Congress on GST council meet

The opposition party asserted that the Central Government always rejected Congress' appeal to revise the tax reforms.

published on : 7th October 2017

Here is the list of items for which the GST rates have changed

Union finance minister Arun Jaitley after chairing the 22nd GST council meet of Friday announced a slew of reforms including change in GST rates of several items.

published on : 7th October 2017

GST relief for SMEs, exporters; tax rates on 27 items cut

The minister addressing a press conference after the 22nd GST council meet announced a slew of reforms.

published on : 6th October 2017

GST council meet underway: Will burden be eased on small firms?

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is currently chairing the 22nd meeting of the council for the Goods and Services Tax.

published on : 6th October 2017

Ahead of GST Council meet today, BJP big three huddle sets off stimulus package buzz

Shah cuts short Kerala visit, flies to Delhi for urgent meet with Modi and Jaitley ahead of Gujarat, Himachal polls.

published on : 6th October 2017

GST Council to meet in Hyderabad to discuss GSTN problems

Lowering GST rates for SUVs, framing rules for anti-profiteering authority, fixing errors in taxation system on agenda.

published on : 9th September 2017

Congress to flag textile sector woes at GST council in Hyderabad on September 9  

Congress leaders said the distorted duty structure of GST will hit millions of small power looms.

published on : 9th September 2017

Hotels’collection of presumptive tax illegal: Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac

Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac said the collection of presumptive tax by some hoteliers in the name of GST was illegal and action would be initiated against them.

published on : 27th August 2017

GST Council approves e-way bill, cuts textile job levy; Finance Minister appeals to pass on tax benefits

The Council also gave in-principle approval to anti-profiteering measures and setting up of a Screening Committee to check if tax reductions have been passed on to consumers.

published on : 5th August 2017

Hope to resolve dual control issue in next GST Council meet: Arun Jaitley

"Dual control is a complex issue. We have decided to meet on January 16 to untie the knots in this issue," the Finance Minister said.

published on : 4th January 2017
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