GST,

Centre transfers Rs. 6,000 cr as first tranche of GST compensation to 16 states, 2 UTs under special borrowing window

Centre transfers Rs. 6,000 cr as first tranche of GST compensation to 16 states, 2 UTs under special borrowing window

The Central government on Friday borrowed and transferred Rs. 6,000 crores as first tranche on account of GST compensation to 16 states a...Read More

Centre allows 20 states to borrow additional Rs 68,825 cr to meet revenue shortfall

Centre allows 20 states to borrow additional Rs 68,825 cr to meet revenue shortfall

The decision comes a day after the GST Council meeting failed to reach a consensus on the stalemate over the Centre's proposal of states ...Read More

GST Council meet ends without reaching consensus on compensating states

GST Council meet ends without reaching consensus on compensating states

The panel, which is the highest decision-making body on indirect taxes, for the second time in a week failed to reach a consensus on the ...Read More

Hero Cycles seeks reduction in GST on bicycles to 5 pc

Hero Cycles seeks reduction in GST on bicycles to 5 pc

Hero Cycles on Monday sought reduction in GST on bicycles to 5 per cent from the current rate of 12 per cent to make them affordable for ...Read More

'Why is your CM mortgaging your future for Modi?': Rahul Gandhi targets BJP-ruled states ahead of GST Council meet

'Why is your CM mortgaging your future for Modi?': Rahul Gandhi targets BJP-ruled states ahead of GST Council meet

The GST Council, consisting of all state Finance Ministers and headed by the Union Finance Minister, will meet on Monday to discuss and t...Read More

GST Council to discuss compensation cess today

GST Council to discuss compensation cess today

The last meeting of the Council a week back did not result in any consensus among the states as although around 20 states opted for the f...Read More

GST dispute: Lack of 
cooperative pragmatism

GST dispute: Lack of cooperative pragmatism

Quite aside from the avoidable pressure on the already frayed Centre-State relations, the deadlock at the latest meeting of the GST Counc...Read More

GST cess: States forced Centre to withdraw borrowing option

GST cess: States forced Centre to withdraw borrowing option

In a sudden volte-face, the Centre withdrew its controversial proposal for the states to borrow to cover up the shortfall in the face of ...Read More

Karnataka appellate authority rules 18% GST on whole wheat 'parota' is void

Karnataka appellate authority rules 18% GST on whole wheat 'parota' is void

Karnataka appellate authority rules 18% GST on whole wheat 'parota' is void

Rs 20,000 crore collected under compensation cess to be disbursed to states tonight: Sitharaman

Rs 20,000 crore collected under compensation cess to be disbursed to states tonight: Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said that the Centre will tonight release Rs 20,000 crore that has been collected under the...Read More

Stormy GST Council meet likely on Monday; non-BJP states to oppose Centre's borrowing option

Stormy GST Council meet likely on Monday; non-BJP states to oppose Centre's borrowing option

While as many as 21 states, mostly ruled by BJP or parties which have supported it on issues, had till mid-September opted to borrow Rs 9...Read More

COVID-19 impact: What does Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh have in common?

COVID-19 impact: What does Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh have in common?

The early signs of economic recovery can be seen. The latest signal in this direction has been the rise of India's goods and services tax...Read More

The farmer checks in

The farmer checks in

Have the farm bills truly achieved the seminal breakthrough that the agricultural sector so desperately needed, given the heavy odds? The...Read More

GST collections at Rs 95,480 crore in September, highest since lockdown began in March

GST collections at Rs 95,480 crore in September, highest since lockdown began in March

Goods and Services Tax (GST) collections at Rs 95,480 crore in September touched the highest level so far this fiscal, the Finance Minist...Read More

Centre used GST compensation cess elsewhere, violated law: CAG

Centre used GST compensation cess elsewhere, violated law: CAG

In its audit report of government accounts, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) flagged that the amount was to be credited to the n...Read More

Taxation law weakens rights & resources available to states under new GST regime: TMC MP Mahua Moitra

Taxation law weakens rights & resources available to states under new GST regime: TMC MP Mahua Moitra

Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Mahua Moitra on Saturday said in the Lok Sabha that The Taxation and other Laws (Relaxation & Amendment o...Read More

GST rate on cars lower than pre-GST regime; auto cos should cut royalty payments: FinMin sources

GST rate on cars lower than pre-GST regime; auto cos should cut royalty payments: FinMin sources

Most globally established companies in the sector have flourished in the current taxation and regulatory regime, which is evident from th...Read More

What is Shop and Establishment Act? Here's how you can register for a shop license

What is Shop and Establishment Act? Here's how you can register for a shop license

The shop licence refers to a type of legal permission that legally allows people to do business in a particular place. If any individual ...Read More

Pending GST refunds, MEIS dues hurting exporters: EEPC India

Pending GST refunds, MEIS dues hurting exporters: EEPC India

Engineering export body EEPC India on Wednesday said that pending GST refunds along with MEIS dues are hurting exporters.According to EEP...Read More

Narendra Modi Birthday: Bollywood connections of the pioneer of ‘Make In India’

Narendra Modi Birthday: Bollywood connections of the pioneer of ‘Make In India’

PM Modi's ideology, thoughts, concepts have always been favoured by many Bollywood celebs.

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