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Intelligence Bureau Looks Into GSTN's Safety Ahead Of GST Roll-out

Safety audit of the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN), an information technology backbone of the Goods and Services Tax, is being carried out by security agencies ahead of its roll-out from next month

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Thomson Reuters And NSDL E-Governance Sign MoU To Offer Joint Solution For GST

The proposition aims to offer tax validation, tax determination and tax compliance services

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With GST, Airlines Might Face Taxation Air Pockets

While the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is set to be in place from July 1, lack of clarity on certain areas pertaining to airlines business have raised concerns of higher operational costs, according to industry executives.

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GST To Ease Tax Rates On Medicaments, Smart Phones, Medical Devices

The present total tax incidence on smart phones works out to more than 13.5%. As against this, the proposed GST rate for smart phones is 12%.

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Will The GST Rate Of Over 28% Give A Boost To Car Sales?

The finance ministry has finally announced a uniform rate on 1,211 items that will be levied from 1 July 2017 under the goods and services tax bill. But before the simplified taxation system arrives, BW Businessworld did a deep-dive study to discern whether the rates are actually industry-friendly and will go a long way in giving a fillip to sales

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New GST Leaves Service Providers Worried

The long-awaited GST will replace a slew of federal and state levies, seeking to transform a country of 1.3 billion population into a single market

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GST Rollout: Fin Min Warns Industry Against Hiking Prices Arbitrarily

The tax department may invoke the anti-profiteering clause after the mechanism is put in place and may look into balance sheet of companies if they have gained from the GST and whether the benefits have been passed on to consumers

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Govt Finalises Four GST Rates For Services

The government has finalised four tax rates that will apply to services including telecoms, insurance, hotels and restaurants under the new Goods and Services Tax which should be rolled out on July 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said

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GST Council Finalises Tax Rates On 80-90% Goods, Services

The GST Council on Thursday finalised tax rates on 80-90 per cent of goods and services under the four-slab structure with essential items of daily use being kept in the lowest bracket of 5 per cent

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Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Positive Over Indian Exports

Commerce and industry minister Nirmala Sitharaman has expressed her delight over the positive growth in the export sector despite global trends such as fluctuating exchange rate and rising anti-globalization tide among nations

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GST Council Meets To Fit Rates, States Come Up With Wish-list

The all-crucial meeting of the GST Council to fix tax rates for goods and services got under way here today, with states pitching for their preferred rates for select items

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GST Council Meet Today To Fix Rates On Goods, Services

The tax that 1.3 billion Indians will pay on buying salt to luxury cars and on services like phone calls to dining out will be decided at the GST Council meet starting Thursday in Srinagar, where a tight security cover has been thrown in view of recent protests

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Why Commercial Vehicles Sales Fell To An All Time Low In April?

As per data released by industrial body Siam, MHCV sales stood at just 10,602 units during the month as compared to 23,515 units sold in the same month last year

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