Tag archive for ‘GST’
By Manish Sen On Saturday, March 14th, 2020

Govt hikes GST on mobile phones, parts

FM Nirmala Sitharaman chairing the 39th GST Council meeting, in New Delhi on March 14, 2020. New Delhi: Goods and Services Tax Council has increased the GST on mobile phones and parts, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, March 6th, 2020

GST Intelligence unearths Rs 150-cr fraud

New Delhi: The Directorate of the Goods and Services Tax Intelligence here has detected fraudulent input tax credit (ITC) claims totalling Rs 150 crore after a series of raids, officials said here on Friday. Directorate More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

Dheeraj Rastogi appointed senior vice president, GSTN

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat Dheeraj Rastogi was on Tuesday appointed as senior vice president in the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN), according to a personnel ministry order. Senior bureaucrat Dheeraj Rastogi More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 28th, 2020

CBI books Central GST Asst Commissioner Deepak Pandit on graft charge

New Delhi: The CBI has booked Deepak Pandit, an Assistant Commissioner of GST and Central Excise, in corruption charges for amassing assets worth over Rs 3.96 crore which are 376 per cent above his known sources More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

GST “biggest madness of the 21st century”: Subramanian Swamy

Hyderabad: Describing India’s latest tax reform GST as “the biggest madness of the 21st century,” BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the country needs to grow More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, February 17th, 2020

Fire at GST Bhavan in Mumbai; no casualty

Mumbai: A massive fire broke out in the nine-storey GST Bhavan in Mazagon area here on Monday, a civic official said. Massive Fire broke out in the nine-storey GST Bhavan in Mazagon area. There was no report of More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 7th, 2020

BJP attacks AAP over arrest of Sisodia’s OSD in bribery case, accuses it of betraying Delhi

New Delhi: The Delhi BJP on Friday hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party after the arrest of Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia’s OSD in an alleged case of bribery and said it “betrayed” the people More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, February 6th, 2020

GST evasion: Centre, state tax officers to share taxpayers information to tighten enforcement

CBDT Chairman Pramod Chandra Mody New Delhi: Central and state tax officers will share information about taxpayers for enforcement action as the government looks to tighten enforcement measures to check GST evasion. More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Indian economy experienced abrupt slowdown in 2019, but it’s not in a recession: IMF MD

New Hampshire: The Indian economy experienced some abrupt slowdown in 2019 due to turbulence in non-banking financial institutions and major reform measures such as GST and demonetization, but it is not in a recession, More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, January 31st, 2020

GST collection crosses Rs 1.1 lakh cr in Jan

New Delhi: GST collections have crossed the Rs 1 lakh crore mark for the third month in a row in January with improved compliance and plugging of evasion, sources said on Friday. GST collection have crossed the More...