GST breakthrough: India's biggest tax reform

Passage of GST Constitution Amendment bill by the Indian Parliament is a sure shot “game-changer" and India’s biggest tax reform till date. It is a significant milestone in efforts to improve the country's ranking in World Bank's ease of doing business index.

Dec 13, 2016, 17:15 PM IST

Centre mulling to 'advance' Winter session for early GST roll out

In a bid to roll out the crucial Goods and Services Tax (GST) from April 1 next year, the Modi government is considering to prepone the Winter session of Parliament to pass the CGST and IGST bills, and pave way for implementation of the new sales tax regime.

Sep 18, 2016, 20:23 PM IST

Government may advance Parliament session to get GST laws approved

 Eager to meet the April 1 target to roll out the landmark Goods and Services Tax (GST), the government may advance Winter Session of Parliament by a fortnight to get supporting legislations passed, leaving sufficient time for implementation of the new indirect tax regime.

Aug 28, 2016, 13:22 PM IST