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

Not right time to seek GST rate cut on automobiles: Maruti Chairman

The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Wednesday said a GST rate cut on vehicles does not make sense right now with auto industry production levels at record low level.

May 14, 2020, 09:57 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi asks centre not to charge GST on COVID-19 equipment

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi has asked the centre not to charge Goods and Services tax on `small and big` equipment related to COVID-19 treatment, here on Monday.

Apr 20, 2020, 21:27 PM IST

GSTN glitch: Govt asks Infosys to submit resolution plan within 15 days

The finance ministry said such glitches on the portal leads to an unhealthy tax compliance requirement, more so on account of such disruptions, some taxpayers end up becoming liable for payment of late fee, interest.

Mar 09, 2020, 15:55 PM IST

Centre to release GST dues to all states in 2 instalments

Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur gave the reply in Lok Sabha on Monday after several MPs from Telangana and Odisha complained during Question Hour that their states were not getting the share of the GST and Integrated Goods and Service Tax (IGST).

Feb 03, 2020, 13:49 PM IST

Budget 2020: FM Sitharaman says 60 lakh new taxpayers added in last 2 years

India Budget 2020 speech: The FM said that GST has been the most historic of the structural reforms, adding it has been gradually maturing into a tax that has integrated the country economically. She revealed that a total 60 lakh new taxpayers have been added in the last two years and as many as 40 crore income tax returns have been filed. The finance minister also informed the Lok Sabha that 105 crore e-way bills have been generated under the GST. 

Feb 01, 2020, 11:49 AM IST

GST collection crosses Rs 1.1 lakh cr in January

Domestic GST collection during the month so far is around Rs 86,453 crore while Rs 23,597 crore has been collected through IGST and cess collection.

Feb 01, 2020, 08:32 AM 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

Ahead of crucial meeting, Centre releases Rs 35,000 crore GST payment to states

The Centre on Monday (December 16) released pending GST collection of about Rs 35,000 crore to states and Union Territories. 

Dec 16, 2019, 20:19 PM IST

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Dec 14, 2019, 22:10 PM IST

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Dec 13, 2019, 22:18 PM IST

Telangana CM urges Nirmala Sitharaman to release Rs 4,531 crore in GST dues

Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao outlined that the state received compensation only for the first four months in the current financial year and the balance amount is due. 

Dec 08, 2019, 00:10 AM IST

Nirmala Sitharaman invites suggestions on easing GST filing process

The Central GST and State GST authorities have organised a nationwide GST stakeholder feedback on new GST return for getting an on-the-spot response to the new GST returns to be introduced from April 1, 2020.

Dec 07, 2019, 10:56 AM IST

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Dec 03, 2019, 08:54 AM IST

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Dec 02, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

GST collection breaches Rs 1 lakh crore mark in November: Finance Ministry

The Finance Ministry said in a statement that of gross Rs 1,03,492 crore in November, CGST is Rs 19,592 crore, SGST is Rs 27,144 crore, IGST is Rs 49,028 crore (including Rs 20,948 crore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs 7,727 crore.

Dec 01, 2019, 15:19 PM IST

GST collection drops 5.29% to Rs 95,380 crore in October, more worries for govt

The total number of GSTR 3B Returns filed for the month of September up to October 31 was Rs 73.83 lakh.

Nov 01, 2019, 16:19 PM IST

GST may be flawed but can't be damned now: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister said even though people are facing the problems due to the GST framework but they need to own it up.

Oct 11, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Gross GST revenue in September totals Rs 91,916 crore

Gross revenue on account of Goods and Services Tax (GST) totalled Rs 91,916 crore in September, 2.67 per cent lower in the year-ago period, the government said on Tuesday. Of this amount, the Central was Rs 16,630 crore, State GST Rs 22,598 crore and Integrated GST Rs 45,069 crore (including Rs 22,097 crore collected on imports) and cess Rs 7,620 crore.

Oct 01, 2019, 19:18 PM IST

GST Council to hold crucial meeting on Friday; auto sector unlikely to get any respite

Auto sector has demanded that the GST should be brought down to 18 percent from 28 percent to reverse the consumption slowdown.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:20 PM IST