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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

Revised GST rates: Over 200 goods to be cheaper from today

Reduced GST rates on over 210 items, mostly consumer goods products, to come 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

GST rollback is an attempt to influence Gujarat elections, says Shiv Sena

In the party mouthpiece Saamana, Sena chief Uddhave Thackeray has attacked PM Modi criticising the rollback of GST rates.

published on : 13th November 2017

Slashed GST rates: Here is a list of essential items which will be cheaper

Here is a list of 178 daily use items which have become cheaper after the slashing of GST rates from 28 to18 per cent, announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the GST Council meet yesterday.

published on : 11th 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

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

P Chidambaram expects ‘shower of changes’ in GST rates post GST Council meeting

Citing the political tussle in poll-bound Gujarat, Chidambaram claimed that the government was “forced to heed advice of Opposition and experts on flaws in the implementation of GST.”

published on : 10th November 2017

GST Council to continue rationalising rates: Minister Shukla

The GST Council will continue to rationalise rates going forward and the highest tax slab of 28 per cent would be gradually brought down, the Minister of State for Finance said.

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 decides to reduce tax rates on approximately 30 goods; cess on high-end cars increased

Deadline for filing of sales return or GSTR-1 for the month of July, the first month of implementation of the new tax regime, has been extended by a month to October 10.     

published on : 9th September 2017

SUVs, luxury cars to cost more as GST Council approves tax hike to 25 percent

The GST Council has approved the cess hike from 15 per cent now after the Finance Ministry expressed that the total tax on motor vehicles has come down vis-a-vis the total incidence in pre-GST regime

published on : 7th August 2017

Sarees to attract five percent GST: CBEC

Sarees, whether designer or embroidered, will attract a five per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST), the tax department said today.

published on : 1st August 2017

Centre did not play Big Brother role in fixing GST rates: Nirmala Sitharaman

She suggested that any State could forego its share of GST if it wanted to lessen the tax burden.     

published on : 8th July 2017
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