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4 states, Puducherry to roll out intra-state e-way bill from April 25

4 states, Puducherry to roll out intra-state e-way bill from April 25

From April 1, the government had launched the electronic way or e-way bill system for moving goods worth over Rs 50,000 from one state to another.

Apr 23, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
World Bank notes India has recovered from demonetisation and GST, predicts 7.3% growth

World Bank notes India has recovered from demonetisation and GST, predicts 7.3% growth

The World Bank report does refer to both demonetisation and GST as crisis but states the worst is over.

Apr 17, 2018, 08:48 AM IST
India to grow 7.3% this fiscal, 7.6% in next: ADB

India to grow 7.3% this fiscal, 7.6% in next: ADB

The ADB's growth projection of 7.3 percent this fiscal is in line with that of rating agency Fitch, but a tad lower than RBI's forecast of 7.4 percent.

Apr 11, 2018, 09:27 AM IST
GST e-waybills for intrastate goods in five states to be rolled out from April 15

GST e-waybills for intrastate goods in five states to be rolled out from April 15

E-way bill is an electronic way bill for movement of goods which can be generated on the GSTN (common portal).

Apr 10, 2018, 13:20 PM IST
Railway catering services in trains, stations to attract 5% GST

Railway catering services in trains, stations to attract 5% GST

This would bring about uniformity in the rate of GST applicable to supply of food and drinks made available in trains, platforms or stations.

Apr 06, 2018, 17:21 PM IST
Petrol, diesel should be under GST ambit, ball in Finance Ministry court: Dharmendra Pradhan

Petrol, diesel should be under GST ambit, ball in Finance Ministry court: Dharmendra Pradhan

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday reiterated that his ministry wants petrol and diesel to be brought under the domain of Goods and Services Tax (GST). Speaking to Zee media about petrol price reaching 4-year high and diesel touching all-time high, Pradhan blamed the increase in crude oil price.

Apr 05, 2018, 18:02 PM IST
E-way bill rollout from April 1; GSTR-3B to be filed till June

E-way bill rollout from April 1; GSTR-3B to be filed till June

With e-way bill rollout, from April 1, transporters of goods worth over Rs 50,000 will have to generate an e-way bill.

Mar 24, 2018, 17:18 PM IST
In Karnataka, Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi govt yet again, says demonetisation was a 'disaster'

In Karnataka, Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi govt yet again, says demonetisation was a 'disaster'

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked the Narendra Modi government at the Centre over its notes ban move, GST and rising joblessness in the country.

Mar 24, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
500 days of demonetisation: Congress compares PM Modi to 'harebrained', 'sheep'

500 days of demonetisation: Congress compares PM Modi to 'harebrained', 'sheep'

Polls for polls for 224-member assembly in Karnataka are scheduled to be held in the next few weeks.

Mar 24, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
Massive 84% of initial GST returns filed for July-Dec don't match with final returns

Massive 84% of initial GST returns filed for July-Dec don't match with final returns

The revenue department has analysed the GST returns data filed by over 51.96 lakh businesses during July-December, 2017.

Mar 18, 2018, 19:51 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi’s hatred for India is astonishing: Smriti Irani hits out

Rahul Gandhi’s hatred for India is astonishing: Smriti Irani hits out

Get free from world’s longest coronation exercise to enlighten yourself, mocked Irani.

Mar 18, 2018, 16:26 PM IST
India growth story credible; GDP to grow at 7.3% in FY19: World Bank

India growth story credible; GDP to grow at 7.3% in FY19: World Bank

The Washington-based multi-lateral funding agency said the country would have to boost private investments and exports if it wanted to sustain higher rates of growth.

Mar 15, 2018, 06:37 AM IST
Kamal Hassan slams PM Modi govt's GST, notes ban move, denies funding by Christian missionaries

Kamal Hassan slams PM Modi govt's GST, notes ban move, denies funding by Christian missionaries

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Hasan on Sunday criticised the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill and the notes ban move of the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Center. 

Mar 11, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
High taxes will limit luxury car market growth in India: JLR India MD

High taxes will limit luxury car market growth in India: JLR India MD

He also said that the customs duty hike as proposed in the budget would further restrict the growth of the market.

Mar 10, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
Existing system of filing GST returns extended by three months, says Arun Jaitley

Existing system of filing GST returns extended by three months, says Arun Jaitley

Jaitley also announced that the e-way Bill will be implemented from April 1 for inter-state movement of goods. 

Mar 10, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
GST Council likely to give relief to traders, Centre may tweak return filing rules

GST Council likely to give relief to traders, Centre may tweak return filing rules

Currently, the last date to file returns is March 31, 2018.

Mar 10, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
One GST rate won't work in 'tax non-compliant' India: Arun Jaitley

One GST rate won't work in 'tax non-compliant' India: Arun Jaitley

He said that the reason behind India starting off with multiple rates under was that the country had 17 taxes and 23 cesses, which were all amalgamated into the GST.

Feb 27, 2018, 19:34 PM IST
GST collection dips marginally in January to Rs 86,318 crore

GST collection dips marginally in January to Rs 86,318 crore

FinMin said that 1.03 crore taxpayers have been registered under GST till Feb 25, of which 17.65 lakh are composition dealers who are required to file returns every quarter.

Feb 27, 2018, 18:17 PM IST
E-way bill for inter-state goods movement from April 1: GoM recommends

E-way bill for inter-state goods movement from April 1: GoM recommends

Besides plugging tax evasion, the e-way bill is supposed to boost revenues by 15-20%.

Feb 24, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
India's growth slowed due to demonetisation, GST: Donald Trump administration

India's growth slowed due to demonetisation, GST: Donald Trump administration

The US said that growth in India has slowed due to the effects of its structural economic reforms.

Feb 22, 2018, 13:31 PM IST