GST Council

Stormy GST Council meet today – Here’s what to expect

In the current fiscal, the states are staring at a staggering Rs 2.35 lakh crore Goods and Services Tax (GST) revenue shortfall.

Oct 05, 2020, 14:13 PM IST

Consider more legally viable options for GST dues to states: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urges PM Narendra Modi

Arvind Kejriwal wrote the letter following deliberations on the options given by the central government to the states at the 41st GST Council meet on August 27. 

Sep 01, 2020, 20:01 PM IST

41st GST Council meet today: Here’s what is expected

MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur, Finance Ministers of States and UT will attend the meeting.

Aug 27, 2020, 10:36 AM IST

Delayed GST payment: Interest to be charged on net tax liability from September 1

The industry had earlier this year raised concern over the directive of recovery of about Rs 46,000 crore of unpaid interest on delayed GST payment. The interest was charged on gross tax liability.

Aug 26, 2020, 17:07 PM IST

40th GST Council meet: Key decisions and recommendations made by GSTC

The reduced rate of late fee would apply for all the GSTR-3B returns furnished between July 01, 2020 to September 30, 2020.

Jun 12, 2020, 17:55 PM IST

40th GST Council meet, first since lockdown: No late fee for GST returns filing for entities with nil tax liability

Briefing reporters after GST Council meeting, FM Sitaraman said that late fee for non-filing of monthly sales return for others has been reduced to a maximum of Rs 500 for July 2017 to January 2020 period.

Jun 12, 2020, 15:58 PM IST

GST Council meeting today: Discussion on taxing non-essential items, revenue, compensation mechanism for states likely

The 39th meeting of GST Council was held in March, which proposed rationalisation of taxes on many items.

Jun 12, 2020, 14:33 PM IST

GST Council to meet next month; Finance Ministry not for raising rates on non-essential items

If goods and services tax (GST) rates are increased on non-essential items, sources said it will further bring down their demand and impede the overall economic recovery.

May 29, 2020, 17:49 PM IST

Mobile phones to cost more as Centre hikes GST to 18%

The GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council on Saturday (March 14, 2020) announced that the tax on mobile phones and specific parts will be increased from 12 per cent to 18 per cent. The decision of tax hike was taken in the GST council meeting chaired by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. 

Mar 14, 2020, 19:34 PM IST

Finance Ministry to set up GST grievance redressal panel for taxpayers

The GST Council, in its 38th meeting held on December 18, had decided that a structured mechanism be set up for the taxpayers under GST to tackle their grievances on GST-related issues of specific/general nature.

Dec 25, 2019, 19:24 PM IST

GST Council slashes tax rate on hotel tariffs; aerated drinks to get costlier

The key sectors which would benefit from GST rate cuts are hotels, gems & jewellery, defence and automobiles.

Sep 20, 2019, 21:50 PM IST

GST panel unlikely to favour tax rate cut for auto sector

A government study, attached to the agenda of a Sept. 20 GST panel meeting, has said the total annual revenue loss could be as much as 500 billion rupees ($6.95 billion), if the panel decided to lower tax rates for the auto sector to 18% from 28%.

Sep 18, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

Centre may raise auto sector's plea at GST Council

The industry has demanded that the GST should be brought down to 18 per cent to reverse the consumption slowdown.

Sep 06, 2019, 18:13 PM IST

Major tax boost for electric vehicles, GST rates slashed to 5 %

The twin rate cuts are set to further boost electric vehicle sector. 

Jul 27, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

News 50: Watch top news headlines of the day

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Jul 25, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

News50: Watch top news headlines of the day

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Jul 25, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

36th GST Council meeting today; from electric vehicles to lottery, here's what's on agenda

This will be the first GST Council meeting after the Union Budget was tabled before the Parliament on July 5. 

Jul 25, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

DNA: Detailed analysis of Union Budget 2019-20

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the budget for 2019-2020 in the national capital today. In this video watch a detailed analysis of Union Budget 2019-20.#BudgetWithZee #BudgetForNewIndia #Budget2019

Jul 05, 2019, 23:46 PM IST

Budget 2019: Electricity and clean cooking gas for rural households by 2022, water by 2024

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the budget for 2019-2020 in the national capital today. A new Jal Shakti Ministry will work with states to ensure that every rural house gets water by 2024 under the Jal Jeevan Mission. Watch full video to know more.#BudgetWithZee #BudgetForNewIndia #Budget2019

Jul 05, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, July 05th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info. #DNA #SudhirChaudhary #UnionBudget2019 #BudgetWithZEE

Jul 05, 2019, 22:08 PM IST