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GST Council meeting ends; approves making GST-network a government entity

GST Council meeting ends; approves making GST-network a government entity

The meeting comes at a time when Goods and Services Tax (GST) collections achieved its record high by exceeding Rs 1 lakh crore milestone in April.

May 04, 2018, 15:31 PM IST
GST Council meet on Friday; simplification of return form on agenda

GST Council meet on Friday; simplification of return form on agenda

The Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley-chaired council, comprising state finance ministers, will meet through video conferencing.

May 03, 2018, 17:52 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
25th GST Council meeting today: Fuel prices, real estate on key agenda

25th GST Council meeting today: Fuel prices, real estate on key agenda

The GST Council is also likely to give nod to rationalisation of rates on over 60-70 items.

Jan 18, 2018, 10:41 AM IST
Relief from soaring fuel prices in offing? Jaitley to hold key GST meet on Thursday

Relief from soaring fuel prices in offing? Jaitley to hold key GST meet on Thursday

The rally in oil prices has renewed calls to the government to cut excise duty to cushion burden on common man.

Jan 17, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Government to discuss bringing real estate under GST next week

Government to discuss bringing real estate under GST next week

The GST Council may allow states to impose Stamp Duty and Property Tax on real estate.

Jan 12, 2018, 13:03 PM IST
GST council meeting: Digital camera, bio-diesel vehicles may get cheaper

GST council meeting: Digital camera, bio-diesel vehicles may get cheaper

The GST Council will meet on January 18 in New Delhi.

Jan 08, 2018, 12:18 PM IST
GST Council to meet today; discuss roll out of e-way bill

GST Council to meet today; discuss roll out of e-way bill

This would be the 24th meeting of the Council.

Dec 16, 2017, 09:48 AM IST
GST Council to meet tomorrow; discuss roll out of e-way bill

GST Council to meet tomorrow; discuss roll out of e-way bill

This would be the 24th meeting of the Council.

Dec 15, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
India Inc. welcomes reduction in GST tax rates

India Inc. welcomes reduction in GST tax rates

India Inc on Friday welcomed the decision of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council to reduce rates on 178 items.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi hails recommendations of GST Council, says it will strengthen the tax regime

PM Narendra Modi hails recommendations of GST Council, says it will strengthen the tax regime

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hailed the recommendations made by the GST Council and said that it will further benefit the people and strengthen the tax regime.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:01 PM IST
Markets end higher on GST relief, but post weekly loss

Markets end higher on GST relief, but post weekly loss

The broader Nifty, after moving between 10,254.10 and 10,344.95, finally concluded 12.80 points, or 0.12 percent, higher at 10,321.75.

Nov 10, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
Furniture, kitchen and confectionery items among 178 goods become cheaper after big GST cut

Furniture, kitchen and confectionery items among 178 goods become cheaper after big GST cut

The all-powerful council pruned the list of items attracting the top 28 per cent tax rate to just 50 from 227 previously, Modi told reporters here.

Nov 10, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
GST Council keeps only 50 items out of 227 in highest slab; 177 items to become cheaper

GST Council keeps only 50 items out of 227 in highest slab; 177 items to become cheaper

The all-powerful GST Council pruned the list of items attracting the top 28 pecent tax rate to just 50 from 227 previously.

Nov 10, 2017, 14:21 PM IST
Sensex trims initial gains, still hovers above 33,300-mark

Sensex trims initial gains, still hovers above 33,300-mark

The 30-share Sensex, which had lost 512.38 points in the previous two straight sessions, resumed higher at 33,376.62 and hovered in a range of 33,463.80 and 33335.97 in late morning trade.

Nov 09, 2017, 10:31 AM IST
GST Council meet: Tax on 80% items of top rate slab likely to be slashed

GST Council meet: Tax on 80% items of top rate slab likely to be slashed

The GST Council, which comprises of representatives of all states, have already rationalised tax rates for over 100 items.

Nov 09, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
GST breather for common man, more items likely to get cheaper

GST breather for common man, more items likely to get cheaper

 The issue is expected to grab a light at next GST Council meeting scheduled in Guwahati.

Oct 09, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
GST Council decisions provide relief to SME sector: India Inc

GST Council decisions provide relief to SME sector: India Inc

India Inc has welcomed the outcome of the GST Council meet.

Oct 06, 2017, 23:05 PM IST
Narendra Modi congratulates FM Jaitley, says changes have made GST even simpler

Narendra Modi congratulates FM Jaitley, says changes have made GST even simpler

Modi's comments in a series of tweets came after the GST Council made sweeping changes to GST.

Oct 06, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

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