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GST rate will go up if Kejriwal keeps luxury item out of budget: Jaitley

GST rate will go up if Kejriwal keeps luxury item out of budget: Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal`s `zero tax` budget that aims to rationalise the Value Added Tax (VAT) structure and keep luxury items out of the proposed GST, will automatically lead to the standard rate of GST going .

Likely government intervention to lower steep restaurant bills

Likely government intervention to lower steep restaurant bills

Food bills in steeply priced restaurants are seen coming down, as government  is likely to issue guidelines for restaurants to curb the arbitrary charging of service tax.

Fuel, liquor, cigarettes to cost more in Maharashtra

In its efforts to raise more funds for tackling drought in the state, Maharashtra government has decided to levy a surcharge of Rs 2 on petrol and diesel while VAT on liquor, cigarettes and beverages have also been raised by 5 per cent.

Will flight fares come down as Jet fuel price slashed by 11.7%?

Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) price in Delhi was cut by Rs 5,469.12 per kilolitre (kl), or 11.7 percent, to Rs 40,938.24 per kl, oil companies announced on Tuesday.

Haryana petroleum dealers suspend stir after talks with govt

Petrol pumps in Haryana resumed services on Tuesday after petroleum dealers suspended an indefinite strike against "non-fulfilment" of their demands including lowering tax on diesel by the state government.

Panel discussion on increase of VAT on petrol, diesel by Delhi govt- Part II

The raise in the prices of petrol and diesel is the first hike in Value Added Tax effected by Aam Aadmi Party government since capturing power in Delhi.

Panel discussion on increase of VAT on petrol, diesel by Delhi govt

The raise in the prices of petrol and diesel is the first hike in Value Added Tax effected by Aam Aadmi Party government since capturing power in Delhi.

Punjab, Haryana hike VAT on diesel

Punjab and Haryana raised Value Added Tax (VAT) on diesel, negating the full benefit of Rs 2 per litre cut on fuel to consumers.

Congress protests outside Kejriwal's residence over petrol, diesel VAT rate hike

The Youth Congress workers on Thursday staged a protest outside Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence over the Value Added Tax (VAT) hike on petrol and diesel.

BJP workers protest against AAP over petrol, diesel VAT rate hike in Delhi

BJP workers protest against AAP over petrol, diesel VAT rate hike in Delhi

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Thursday staged a protest against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party over the Value Added Tax (VAT) hike on petrol and diesel.

Increase in VAT exposes 'dual face' of AAP: BJP

Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Thursday asserted that the increase of Value Added Tax (VAT) by the Aam Aadmi Party Government in Delhi has exposed the dual face of the party.

BJP warns of strike against Kejriwal govt's move on VAT

BJP on Wednesday warned of a strike by transporters and traders in the national capital if the AAP government fails to revoke its decision to amend the existing VAT rules through the "backdoor".

NSUI workers protest outside Kejriwal's residence over VAT Bill

The NSUI workers staged a protest outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence here on Wednesday over the Value Added Tax (VAT) Amendment Bill.

Delhi Assembly passes amendment to VAT Act

Delhi Assembly passes amendment to VAT Act

The Value Added Tax (Amendment) Bill was passed by the Delhi Assembly on Tuesday.

We have not increased VAT: AAP

Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP) leader Raghav Chadha on Tuesday said that the party has not increased the Value Added Tax (VAT) but rather tabled an amendment bill in the Assembly for bringing flexibility in fixing VAT.

Petrol to be costlier in Goa from Wednesday

Petrol will cost more in Goa from Wednesday as the state government has increased Value Added Tax (VAT) from 10 to 15 per cent.

Amendment to Value Added Tax Act passed

In a major relief to city's traders, Delhi government on Tuesday passed an amendment to the Value Added Tax (VAT) Act which will allow them to carry forward their credit for successive financial years.

Domestic carriers' financial health a concern: Govt

The government Tuesday expressed concern over the financial health of domestic airlines but ruled out plans of extending financial package to budget carriers.

Protest in Haryana against hike in VAT on diesel

A day after Manohar Lal Khattar-led Haryana government raised VAT on diesel, members of Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI-Communist) on Wednesday protested the move and burnt an effigy of the Chief Minister here.

Goa defers iron ore e-auctioning after slump in international prices

The Goa government has put on hold the fifth e-auctioning of iron ore, which was scheduled to be held this week, owing to falling prices in international markets.