Tag archive for ‘GST’
By Manish Sen On Saturday, August 10th, 2019

‘Arun Jaitley stable, responding to treatment’

New Delhi: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday visited the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), where former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is admitted, and was informed by doctors that the BJP More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, August 1st, 2019

GST collections rise marginally to Rs 1.02 lakh crore in July

New Delhi: Gross GST collections stood at Rs 1.02 lakh crore in July, marginally up from the previous month, official data showed on Thursday. The July 2019 mop-up was, however, 5.8 per cent higher than the Rs 96,483 More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

CBI arrests GST official in bribery case

Chandigarh: A superintendent of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Division at Khanna in Punjab was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe of More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 25th, 2019

GST Council meet to decide on slashing tax rate for e-vehicles postponed

New Delhi: The meeting of the GST Council on Thursday, which was to decide on cutting tax rates on electric vehicles, has been postponed as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was pre-occupied in Parliament, officials More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, July 6th, 2019

A day after tax revision, fuel prices hiked by over Rs 2

New Delhi: Fuel prices were revised across the country on Saturday, a day after the announcement of additional excise duty and cess of Re 1 per litre on petrol and diesel. Representative image. In Delhi, petrol More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, July 5th, 2019

GST processes to be simplified, biz with less than Rs 5 cr annual turnover to file return quarterly

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) processes were being further simplified while adding that businesses with less than Rs 5 crore annual turnover More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

Economic Survey to chart out reform road map of Modi 2.0 govt

New Delhi: Ahead of Modi government’s maiden Budget in the second term, an economic survey projecting the state of health of the country’s economy and outlining the challenges will be tabled in Parliament More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, July 1st, 2019

GST collections dip below Rs 1 lakh cr-mark in June

New Delhi: In signs of sluggish momentum in tax collections, Goods and Services Tax (GST) receipts in June fell to Rs 99,939 crore, down from over Rs 1 lakh crore in the previous month, the finance ministry said More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, June 21st, 2019

GST Council extends anti-profiteering authority’s tenure, sends rate cut on EVs to fitment panel

New Delhi: The all-powerful GST Council Friday extended the tenure of the anti-profiteering authority by two years and approved imposing a penalty of up to 10 per cent on entities not passing on benefits of GST More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, June 16th, 2019

GST Council may give 1-year extension to anti-profiteering authority

New Delhi: The GST Council is likely to extend till November 30, 2020, the tenure of the National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA), which deals with customer complaints regarding not receiving tax cut benefits, More...