Rs 54.5 crore service tax claim on Cloudtail: What is this case?

16-Jun-2021

Cloudtail India, one of the biggest vendors on Amazon India marketplace, has disputed a Rs 54.5…

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ICAI directs CA Members to Register to get Digital Audit Tools Free of Cost

14-Jun-2021

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)  has directed CA Members to Register by…

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No Tax on Black Fungus Medicine, 5% GST To Continue On Covid Vaccines

13-Jun-2021

Tax on medicines, some hospital equipment and other items needed in the fight against COVID-19…

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Orissa High Court relief for GST related litigants

10-Jun-2021

The Orissa High Court has called upon appellate authorities to condone the delay in filing…

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8th month in row GST mop-up tops Rs 1 lakh cr; lockdown impact muted

06-Jun-2021

Indicating a lower-than-expected impact of localised lockdowns in the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, gross…

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Attachment under GST Act adversely affecting Right to Business can’t be made: Madras HC quashes attachment of Bank Accounts

04-Jun-2021

The Madras High Court while quashing the attachment of Bank Accounts held that the attachment…

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GST E-Way Bill: NIC releases Changes in Blocking of GSTIN & Bill generation

03-Jun-2021

The National Informatics Centre (NIC) has released the Changes in Blocking of Goods and Services…

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Govt. notifies GST Amnesty Scheme

02-Jun-2021

As per the proposals made in  43rd GST Council meeting under the Chairmanship of Union…

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Congress CMs protest against exclusion from GoM on GST waiver for COVID-19 products

02-Jun-2021

Chief Ministers of the Congress-ruled Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh have questioned the Union government’s decision to…

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GST: Monthly return filing deadline extended till June 26

01-Jun-2021

The government on Monday said the deadline for filing monthly GST sales returns for May…

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GST’s future: Its framework is improving but its Council’s impact will depend on intent

30-May-2021

The 43rd meeting of the GST Council took place on Friday, the first one since…

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Merger of GST slabs likely to take longer

25-May-2021

NEW DELHI : A plan to merge goods and services tax (GST) slabs of 12% and…

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03-May-2021

In a bid to provide relief to COVID-19 hit businesses, the finance ministry had on…

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Decoding GST levied on Gold

14-Apr-2021

As the price of the yellow metal has corrected, physical gold buying activity has picked…

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12-Apr-2021

The government’s move to introduce e-invoicing as a mandatory part of the GST landscape has…

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GST fraud of over Rs 5,000 crore unearthed, 40 arrested

26-Mar-2021

GST officers have arrested one person in the national capital on Friday in connection with creating and…

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Selling eatables eligible for ITC under GST regime

25-Mar-2021

Selling sweets and eatables is one thing and providing facility to consume them within the…

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Important statement from Finance Ministry for GST taxpayers

21-Mar-2021

According to a latest development, the Finance Ministry on Saturday said it has not issued…

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18-Mar-2021

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought responses of the finance ministry, the GST Council and the Central Board…

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GST: All You Need to Know about Two Significant Changes from 1st April 2021

17-Mar-2021

Here are the significant changes in GST which will be applicable from April 1, 2021.…

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GST: ITC to be availed based on details available in FORM GSTR-2B, clarifies CBIC

16-Mar-2021

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), via its Twitter, handle clarified that…

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Rs 700-cr GST billing scam unearthed

14-Mar-2021

The investigation wing of the Punjab State GST today arrested five persons for creating and…

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GST: CBIC issues Clarification on Refund related issues

12-Mar-2021

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) notified the clarifications on refund related…

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GST fraud of Rs 20,124 crore detected during November 9-January 31, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

11-Mar-2021

The government has detected GST fraud of Rs 20,124 crore between November 9, 2020, and January 31,…

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GST: Know why bank account validation fails and what to do when this happens

10-Mar-2021

GST Validation – If you have a Goods and Services Account, then you must know this…

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GST: Benefit of Input Tax Credit can’t be denied for entering the details in Wrong Column: Madras High Court

09-Mar-2021

The Madras High Court held that the benefit of Input Tax Credit (ITC) cannot be…

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GSTIN not mandatory for MSME Udyam Registration

08-Mar-2021

The Ministry of Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSME) notified that GSTIN is not Mandatory…

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FM-speak: GST Council will decide on oil-in-GST

06-Mar-2021

Amid a clamour for cut in taxes on auto fuels to check their skyrocketing retail…

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Petrol prices can come down to ₹75 if brought under GST: SBI economists

04-Mar-2021

Petrol price can go down to ₹75 a litre across the country if brought under the…

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Supreme Court rejects plea requesting extension of GST amnesty scheme

04-Mar-2021

The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to issue directives on extending the Goods and Services…

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Abolition of GST annual audit requirement could save up to ₹30K crore annually

02-Mar-2021

The government’s decision to do away with the mandatory Goods and Services Tax (GST) annual…

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Delhi-based man arrested for GST fraud of ₹38.91 crore

02-Mar-2021

The government has arrested a Delhi-based man for issuing bogus Goods and Services Tax (GST)…

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Deadline For Filing Annual GST Return Extended To March 31, 2021

01-Mar-2021

The government has extended the due date for furnishing Annual GST or Goods and Services…

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L&T fined Rs 30 cr in alleged 'fake GST invoice' case

26-Feb-2021

Engineering and construction major L&T had to deposit Rs 30 crore with the GST department…

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GST invoice fraud: 12 individuals, including CA, arrested for ITC scam

24-Feb-2021

In the ongoing nationwide drive against frauds involving fake GST invoices, the Directorate General of…

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Here’s how to avail GST credit if your supplier has not uploaded invoices

22-Feb-2021

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime requires the sellers to upload invoices in a…

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Adding petrol and diesel to GST regime could bring down prices: Nirmala Sitharaman

21-Feb-2021

Amid an outcry over record high petrol and diesel prices, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman…

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Centre in favour of merging two tax brackets in GST

19-Feb-2021

The central government is in favour of merging the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates…

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Traders' bodies divided on call for Bharat bandh demanding review of GST provisions

19-Feb-2021

Traders' bodies were divided on the Bharat bandh call on February 26 against provisions of the Goods and…

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Traders force govt to negotiating table on GST simplification

16-Feb-2021

NAGPUR: Taking a lesson from farmers, traders have garnered enough numbers to force the government…

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GST officers to immediately suspend taxpayer's registration for 'significant anomalies' in sales return

15-Feb-2021

NEW DELHI: GST officers will immediately suspend registration of taxpayers whose sales return or GSTR-1…

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Best judgment’ assessment awaits GST return non-filers

13-Feb-2021

NEW DELHI: Thousands of GST non-filers, or those who did not file returns, have received…

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GST Council may consider merging the 12% and 18% tax slab in the next meeting, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

12-Feb-2021

In an interview with The Economic Times, the finance minister said that the GST council…

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No ITC on canteen services and business promotion expenses incurred by the company

11-Feb-2021

The Hon’ble AAR Haryana in M/s. Musashi Auto Parts Pvt. Ltd. [Advance Ruling No.  HAR/HAAR/R/2019-20/18 dated February 4,…

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Budget 2021: Removing GST audit will be retrograde step, ICAI tells govt

10-Feb-2021

The CA Institute has knocked the doors of the Prime Minister’s Office and the Finance…

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GST can be levied on Notional Interest on Security Deposit: AAR

07-Feb-2021

The Karnataka Authority of Advance Ruling (AAR) ruled that GST can be levied on the…

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HC notice to DGGI after GST officials coerce man into paying Rs 9 cr tax

06-Feb-2021

Gujarat High Court passed a stricture against the officers of the Director General of GST…

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GST: GSTN issues Advisory on Payment of Tax by Fixed Sum Method under QRMP Scheme

04-Feb-2021

The Goods and Services Tax Network ( GSTN ) has issued an advisory on Payment…

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CBIC clarifies GST Audit Applicable for FY 2019-20

03-Feb-2021

The Central Board of Indirect Tax and Customs (CBIC) clarified the Goods and Service Tax…

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GST collections, filings scale new highs in January

01-Feb-2021

NEW DELHI: Goods and services tax (GST) collections touched a new high of nearly Rs…

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GST fraud of Rs 940 cr busted, 340 bogus firms under lens

01-Feb-2021

With the arrest of six persons, including the kingpin, Delhi Police's Cyber Crime Unit (CyPAD)…

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Budget 2021: GST discount to ₹5 lakh rebate on home loan interest, what real estate sector wants

29-Jan-2021

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Union Budget 2021on 1 February. To revive the…

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Union Budget 2021: Auto industry optimistic about recovery from pandemic; expects cut in GST rates

27-Jan-2021

A rear-view reflection of Indian automotive sector shows the struggle and profound recession within the…

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Budget 2021: Striking a balance between GST rationalisation and boosting economic growth

22-Jan-2021

Post implementation of GST, the GST Council has reduced GST rates umpteen number of times…

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No GST on electricity charges recovered from tenants

21-Jan-2021

In a significant ruling the Gujarat Authority for Advance Ruling for Goods and Services Tax…

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GST Input Tax Credit: Honest Taxpayers May Be Spared Brunt Of New Rule

21-Jan-2021

New sets of amendments and additions have recently been introduced in existing Goods and Services…

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GST officers arrest one for operating 46 fake firms, passing on ITC worth Rs 82.23 cr

18-Jan-2021

GST officers have arrested one person for operating 46 fake firms and passing on fake…

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CBIC moving to set up large battery of lawyers to fight rising number of GST litigations

15-Jan-2021

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Custom (CBIC) has a new challenge on its hands,…

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Maharashtra defies Centre on GST; CBIC circulars not automatically applicable in state

13-Jan-2021

Are states now defying the Centre's authority on GST matters? A recent circular issued by…

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CBDT launches e-portal for filing complaints regarding tax evasion/Benami Properties/Foreign Undisclosed Assets

12-Jan-2021

Taking another step towards e-governance and encouraging participation of citizen as stakeholders in curbing tax…

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GST authorities arrest 215, including CEOs, for input tax credit error

11-Jan-2021

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) authorities have arrested 215 people, including 81 proprietors, 36…

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Tax officials took action against 7,000 GST evaders, arrested 187 in 2020

09-Jan-2021

Tax officials arrested 187 GST evaders and initiated action against 7,000 entities in December 2020,…

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GSTN issued advisory on Aadhaar Authentication / e-KYC for Existing Taxpayers

08-Jan-2021

Functionality for Aadhaar Authentication and e-KYC where Aadhaar is not available, has been deployed on…

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Due date for filing GST Returns for period between October, December is January 13, clarifies govt

06-Jan-2021

The due date for quarterly filing of Goods and Services Tax Returns for the third…

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Fake invoicing under GST: What happens after govt catches you for issuing fake invoice?

06-Jan-2021

There are numerous fraud cases involving GST Fake Invoicing which implies claiming Input Tax Credit…

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Why GST collections touched record high in Dec? Experts pinpoint 3 reasons

01-Jan-2021

The New Year started with a bang for the government as far as its finances…

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Maharashtra businessman held in Rs 185 crore GST scam probe

31-Dec-2020

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Goods and Services Tax Department (GST), which exposed a massive tax evasion racket in…

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Deadline for Filing Annual GST Return Extended

30-Dec-2020

Annual GST Return Filing Deadline Extended: In view of providing relief amid the COVID-19 crisis,…

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Centre may impose 18% GST on bitcoin trading

29-Dec-2020

The Central Economic Intelligence Bureau (CEIB), an arm of the union finance ministry has put…

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Explained: How do frauds make use of fake GST invoices?

29-Dec-2020

In the last one month, the Directorate General of Goods and Services Tax Intelligence (DGGSTI)…

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New GST rule is not applicable for MSMEs

28-Dec-2020

Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) do not require to pay minimum 1% Goods and…

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Man held for committing GST fraud

25-Dec-2020

The GST and Central Excise Department, Chennai North, has arrested a 58-year-old director of a…

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Last date for filing annual GST returns for FY20 extended to March 31

24-Dec-2020

The Finance Ministry has extended the last date for filing annual GST (Goods & Services…

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Businesses with monthly turnover of over Rs 50 lakh to pay at least 1% GST liability in cash

23-Dec-2020

New Delhi: Businesses with monthly turnover of over Rs 50 lakh will have to mandatorily pay at…

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From ‘Positive Pay’ to quarterly GST filing: Rules that are changing from Jan 1

20-Dec-2020

From January 1, 2021, many rules related to the implementation of Positive Pay system, cheque…

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GSTN: Ignore prompt on liability for inward supplies attracting reverse charge in Table-3.1 (d)

19-Dec-2020

The system has started providing auto-populated GSTR-3B on the basis of GSTR-1 & GSTR-2B from…

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Here’s what helped smooth implementation of GST e-invoicing system

18-Dec-2020

E-invoicing got off to a great start in India. According to the National Informatics Center…

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Centre extends deadline for completing GST anti-profiteering probe

15-Dec-2020

New Delhi: The government has extended the deadline till March 31, 2021 for completing GST anti-profiteering…

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GST officers arrest 140 persons on charges of fake invoicing, focus on under-valuation of transported goods

14-Dec-2020

New Delhi: GST authorities have arrested as many as 140 persons, including five chartered accountants,…

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GST taxpayers to get flexibility to decide on monthly tax payment

13-Dec-2020

New Delhi: Come January 1 and GST taxpayers would be able to pay their tax dues on…

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Over 1,63,000 GST registrations cancelled in two months for return filing defaults.

12-Dec-2020

New Delhi : Goods and Services Tax (GST) authorities have cancelled 1,63,042 GST registrations in October…

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GST: CBIC enables GSTR-9 of FY 2019-20 on GST Portal

11-Dec-2020

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes ( CBIC ) has enabled the GST Annual Return…

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Amazon India’s Largest Seller Cloudtail’s Supplies Hit After GST Registration Suspension

09-Dec-2020

Cloudtail India, the largest seller on Amazon India platform suffered a major supply disruption after…

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Businessman accused of GST fraud gets Gujarat HC relief

08-Dec-2020

A Surat-based businessman accused of fraudulently claiming Input Tax Credit under the Goods and Services…

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GST-registered small business to file four sales returns in a year from January

07-Dec-2020

New Delhi: Businesses with up to Rs 5 crore turnover will have to file only…

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Delhi HC to hear 51 petitions against anti-profiteering law under GST

06-Dec-2020

Delhi High Court on Monday will hear 51 petitions challenging the constitutional validity of anti-profiteering…

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31-year-old Arrested for GST Fraud of Rs 33 Crore, 2 Accomplices Still at Large

05-Dec-2020

North Chennai Central Goods and Services Tax (GST) Commissionerate on Friday arrested a 31-year-old for…

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GST revenue shortfall: Chhattisgarh opts for govt’s borrowing option

04-Dec-2020

Congress-ruled Chhattisgarh has become the latest state to accept the central government’s offer to borrow…

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GST framework is impacting engineering companies’ exports: Engineering Export Promotion Council

02-Dec-2020

Mumbai: The current regulations under Goods and Services Tax (GST) framework and how that’s interpreted…

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GST Collection Stood At ₹ 1.05 Lakh Crore In November

01-Dec-2020

The government said on Tuesday that it collected Goods And Services Tax (GST) amounting to ₹ 1,04…

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Four months respite from penalty on GST invoices without QR code

30-Nov-2020

The government has conditionally waived the penalty provisions for Business-To-Consumer (B2C) transactions for a period of four…

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Tax officials to persuade 25,000 entities to file monthly GST returns by Monday

29-Nov-2020

The government has directed taxmen to approach more than 25,000 assesses under the Goods and…

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Chhattisgarh, Punjab to opt for centre's borrowing option on GST shortfall

26-Nov-2020

Chhattisgarh and Punjab are in the process of writing to the Centre, accepting the special window for…

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GST invoices fraud: ‘Mastermind’ who created 115 fake firms among 59 arrested

25-Nov-2020

The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) has so far arrested 59 people, including three…

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GST dept arrests bizman for Rs 2,285 crore fraud

24-Nov-2020

The Maharashtra Department of Goods and Services Tax has arrested a Mumbai-based businessman for allegedly…

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Finance Secretary, CBIC chief discuss anti-GST evasion steps with zonal heads

24-Nov-2020

Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey and CBIC Chairman M Ajit Kumar on Tuesday discussed with…

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GST registration may be linked to Biometrics

23-Nov-2020

New Goods and Services Tax (GST) registrations may not be instant for those who do…

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Monthly GST filing will not be necessary after e-invoice system is in place: Finance secretary

20-Nov-2020

In a major relief to businesses, the government plans to do away with monthly filing…

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20-Nov-2020

The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) will write to the Institute of Chartered Accountants…

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19-Nov-2020

The GST Appellate Authority for Advance Rulings (AAAR), Maharashtra bench has upheld an earlier order…

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Fresh crackdown against GST fraud, five more arrests take total to 30 this month

18-Nov-2020

The government’s nationwide drive against fake Goods and Services Tax (GST) invoices on its fifth…

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17-Nov-2020

NEW DELHI:  The government is working to tighten the procedure for new GST registration after…

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Quarterly GSTRs Pose New Hurdles for MSMEs

11-Nov-2020

New Delhi: Quarterly goods and services tax (GST) return filing for small businesses is turning…

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GST portal scaled up to handle 3 lakh taxpayers concurrently

08-Nov-2020

The Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) portal will now be able to handle double…

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07-Nov-2020

It has been touted as a game changer, and one of the reasons why the…

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Companies get GST audit notices from various States

04-Nov-2020

Multinational companies have started getting notices from State GST Authorities, even as the Centre is…

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GST: Madras HC order quashing levy of interest on ITC component

03-Nov-2020

What could be seen as a significant relief to GST assesses, Madras High Court has…

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GST collection crosses Rs 1 lakh crore mark for first time since February

01-Nov-2020

Goods and Services Tax (GST) collections for October grossed Rs 1.05 lakh crore, the highest…

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GST officers bust fake billing racket, arrest 1 person

30-Oct-2020

GST officers have busted a racket which generated fake bills worth about Rs 1,278 crore…

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Small businesses with no tax dues can now file GST Returns with a text

26-Oct-2020

Small businesses with no tax liability can now file their Goods and Services Tax (GST) returns with…

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GST Officials Arrest Person for Trading Fake Invoice, Generating ITC Worth Rs 52.19 Crore

25-Oct-2020

GST officials have busted a fake invoice trading racket and arrested a person for passing…

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GST collections for October may exceed Rs 1 lakh-crore mark, first time in 8 months: Report

24-Oct-2020

New Delhi: The Goods And Services Tax (GST) collections are likely to cross Rs 1…

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Extend Deadlines for Filing Income Tax, GST Returns and Other Audits Plead CA Bodies

22-Oct-2020

Once again, several Chartered Accountant (CA) associations across India have come together to request prime…

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Gujarat High Court to relook at GST on intermediaries

20-Oct-2020

The controversy around levying Goods and Services Tax on intermediaries has come back to the…

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Uncooperative federalism: Compensation debacle shows how GST council offers little space to states

19-Oct-2020

When the new Goods and Services tax was introduced, its backers called it a new model of…

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GST compensation: States refuse to relent, demand full borrowing by Centre

16-Oct-2020

Controversy around the goods and services tax (GST) compensation payment to states has refused to die down.…

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Explained | Why GST Council can't arrive at a consensus on compensation issue

15-Oct-2020

Even after continuous meetings, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council  in its meeting on…

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GST Council meet: Centre to help 21 states to borrow Rs 1.1 lakh crore

13-Oct-2020

The stalemate over compensating states for the shortfall of Rs 2.35 lakh in the GST…

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CBIC issued clarification for conducting Faceless Assessment

13-Oct-2020

CBIC vide Circular No. 45/2020-Customs dated October 12, 2020 issued Faceless Assessment – Measures for timely assessment of…

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E-Invoicing to replace e-way bill system soon, says Finance Secretary Ajay Pandey

12-Oct-2020

Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey on Friday said that e-invoicing will soon replace the existing…

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GST: E-Way Bill generation facility to be blocked for Taxpayers who failed to file GSTR-3B for 2 or more Tax period from Oct 15

11-Oct-2020

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs ( CBIC ) has clarified that, E-Way Bill generation…

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GST e-invoicing for all B2B transactions from April 1, 2021: Finance Secretary

10-Oct-2020

E-invoicing is currently mandated for businesses with an annual turnover over Rs 500 crore. By…

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10-Oct-2020

The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) Gurugram Zonal Unit (GZU), Haryana has arrested one…

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GST Council may set up GoM on compensation shortfall

09-Oct-2020

New Delhi: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council could consider setting up a group of ministers…

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Dissenting states plan to seek voting on Centre's proposals at GST Council meet

08-Oct-2020

Ahead of the GST Council meeting on Monday there is growing demand from Congress-ruled states…

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Eight decisions of the GST Council to impact businesses

07-Oct-2020

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Monday could not resolve the vexed compensation…

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GST Deadlock Continues, Centre Says It's Releasing ₹ 20,000 Crore

06-Oct-2020

New Delhi: GST compensation due to state governments for this year - around ₹ 20,000 crore - will…

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Pre-filled GST returns to become norm from 1 Jan

06-Oct-2020

NEW DELHI : Pre-filled tax forms and greater transparency requirements are coming to businesses in 2021,…

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GST Council approves increased borrowing limit of Rs 1.1 lakh crore under option 1

05-Oct-2020

The GST Council has approved an increased borrowing limit of Rs 1.1 lakh crore instead of Rs 97,000 crore…

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OUTCOME OF 42nd GST COUNCIL MEETING

05-Oct-2020

42nd GST Council Meeting Recommendations: 1. Quarterly filing of GSTR-1 & GSTR-3B for taxpayers with…

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03-Oct-2020

The Opposition-ruled states of Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Kerala, Delhi, Maharashtra, Puducherry and Telangana…

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18-Apr-2020

New Delhi: The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) on Friday said that it has…

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17-Apr-2020

The government is likely to provide income tax and GST refunds to large companies, to ensure additional…

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14-Apr-2020

In a move that would benefit the aviation and hospitality sectors, which have seen mass…

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Centre may raise loan to pay shortfall of GST compensation amount to States

13-Apr-2020

The Union government is exploring raising a loan to pay the shortfall of the Goods and…

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Centre releases Rs 14,103 cr GST compensation to states; more to be released soon

12-Apr-2020

NEW DELHI: In a bid to provide further relief to states amid the coronavirus outbreak, the finance ministry…

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11-Apr-2020

Aligned to measures taken by countries around the globe for countering the COVID-19 economic impact, the Indian…

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Government to release all GST, customs refund worth Rs 18k crore

08-Apr-2020

In a bid to provide relief to businesses hit by the Covis-19 pandemic, the Government on Wednesday said it…

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Govt to issue all pending I-T refunds upto₹5 lakh with immediate effect

08-Apr-2020

The Income Tax Department said due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) situation in the country and…

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Lowest ever GST on imports in March

07-Apr-2020

NEW DELHI: The government managed to rake in just over Rs 18,000 crore through integrated GST…

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Remuneration paid to directors to attract GST: AAR

07-Apr-2020

New Delhi: Companies will have to pay GST on the remuneration they dole out to directors, the Authority…

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GST officers process 10,077 new registrations, 7,876 refund applications in 10 days of lockdown.

05-Apr-2020

NEW DELHI:GST Network on Sunday said tax officers have processed over 10,000 new registrations and…

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Government Temporarily Lifts GST Input Tax Credit Restrictions

04-Apr-2020

The government has temporarily lifted restrictions imposed on businesses to avail GST credit for February…

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FALL IN GST COLLECTION AFTER 4 MONTHS

04-Apr-2020

The government’s goods and services tax collections fell below the Rs 1-lakh-crore mark after four…

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04-Apr-2020

The government extended the validity of e-way bills till April 30, that were set to expire between…

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FM relaxes regulatory deadlines, hints at stimulus; key highlights from the presser

24-Mar-2020

Various other dates for income tax notices and filing have been extended to June 30,…

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Coronavirus lockdown: GST collections may see a sharp drop in March and April

18-Mar-2020

Virtual lockdown and closure of offices across states will have impact on GST collections in March and…

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Patanjali fined Rs 75.08 crore for not passing GST benefits to consumers

17-Mar-2020

The National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA) has ordered Patanjali Ayurveda Ltd to pay up Rs 75.08 crore for not passing…

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GST fake invoices more than double in one year; these states see maximum cases of fraud

17-Mar-2020

Even as the government aims to make GST more streamlined every day, the fraud cases…

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GST Council puts Infosys on (short) notice

15-Mar-2020

The GST Council has not taken the issue of to recurring technical glitches in the GST Network (GSTN) kindly…

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Under pressure from states, GST Council agrees to examine borrowing from market

14-Mar-2020

New Delhi: The federal indirect tax body, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will examine…

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12-Mar-2020

Bhubaneswar: The enforcement wing of the Commissionerate of GST and Commercial Tax on Thursday busted…

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11-Mar-2020

The GST Council is likely to rationalise tax rates on five sectors, including mobile phones,…

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GST Council may correct rate anomaly on March 14

10-Mar-2020

Mobile phones, textiles and a few other goods may become costlier if the GST Council…

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E-invoicing under GST may be deferred

09-Mar-2020

NEW DELHI: The government is considering deferring the implementation of e-invoicing under goods and services…

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Interest on delayed payments to figure in GST Council meet

06-Mar-2020

Businesses facing the prospect of having to pay around Rs46,000 crore as interest on delayed…

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Government can’t slap GST on license fee: Companies drag taxman to court

05-Mar-2020

Mumbai: At a time when telecom majors are embroiled in a crisis over paying AGR dues and…

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04-Mar-2020

Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) Headquarters booked a case on 3rd March 2020 against M/s…

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Big Rs 7,896-crore fake GST invoice racket busted! This is how they were doing tax evasion

03-Mar-2020

In a major crackdown against fraudulent activities which are in practice for tax evasion, GST…

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02-Mar-2020

Officers of Anti-Evasion, Central GST Delhi East Commissionerate have unravelled a major operation of Circular…

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01-Mar-2020

The government is planning to launch lottery offer under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from…

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Creating Fake GST Invoices to avail ITC is illegal: Patiala House Court dismisses Bail Application

28-Feb-2020

The Patiala House Court, New Delhi has dismissed the Application of Bail, wherein the applicant was allegedly…

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Centre sends out lakhs of GST recovery notices to taxpayers pan-India

27-Feb-2020

In a bid to shore up GST collections and recover pending dues, the Centre has…

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Indirect tax dept issues notices to companies over late input credit claim under GST frame

26-Feb-2020

Mumbai: The indirect tax department has issued notices to thousands of companies that had claimed input tax credit under…

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Will issues over GST get magically cured from April 1?

26-Feb-2020

Considering the economic environment around which Budget 2020 was presented, it was expected that Finance…

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25-Feb-2020

The Chhattisgarh High Court rejected a writ petition filed by a trader who was penalised…

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Raipur: GST officials raid steel trader, unearth tax evasion of crores

24-Feb-2020

RAIPUR: The enforcement wing of the state Goods and Services Tax (GST) department unearthed tax…

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Lotteries to attract 28% GST from March 1

23-Feb-2020

A 28% Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be levied on lotteries from March 1,…

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Sonipat resident held for issuing bogus GST invoices of over Rs 268 crore

21-Feb-2020

New Delhi [India], Feb 13 (ANI): The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI), Gurugram Zonal Unit…

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DGGI unearths Rs 15.5 crore tax evasion by state’s snack firms

21-Feb-2020

SURAT: Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) has unearthed GST tax evasion to the tune of Rs15.5…

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Subramanian Swamy: GST is the biggest madness of 21st Century

20-Feb-2020

Hyderabad: Senior BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy described the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as the biggest…

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GST’s input credit problems: Taxpayers must be allowed to do business without hassles

19-Feb-2020

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC) has instructed its officers to initiate…

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CBIC issues Advisory for Opting in for Composition Filing Form GST CMP-02

19-Feb-2020

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has issued the advisory for opting…

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GST paid on life, health cover premiums are eligible for tax deduction benefits

19-Feb-2020

The season for submitting proof of investments in tax-saving products has already set in and,…

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Undue haste to collect GST interest

17-Feb-2020

Even as the Finance Ministry is attempting to close the ₹11-trillion pending direct and indirect tax…

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Finance Ministry Summons Infosys Asking Explanation For Its Inability To Resolve Technical Glitches Galore In GST System

31-Jan-2020

With complaints galore against GSTN (Goods and Service Tax Network), which serves as the criticial…

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‘Ancillary Services’ provided to Tour Operators, covered under ‘Support Service’, 18% GST applicable: AAR

30-Jan-2020

The Rajasthan Authority for Advance Ruling (AAR) on an application made by M/s Crown Tours and Travels while addressing…

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ICAI organizes seminar on GST, demands extension for filing GSTR 9 and 9C

29-Jan-2020

JAMMU, Jan 28: The Jammu and Kashmir Branch of NIRC of the Institute of Chartered…

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CBIC issues Advisory on Error showing While uploading GSTR-9C JSON file

29-Jan-2020

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs ( CBIC ) has issued an advisory on error…

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5,000 Companies Under Scanner Over Mismatch Between I-T And GST Filings: Report

27-Jan-2020

Around 5,000 companies have come under the scanner of tax authorities due to alleged discrepancies…

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Five structural changes to make GST simple, stable

26-Jan-2020

NEW DELHI: Goods and services tax (GST), slated to be a good and simple tax,…

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Tax Authorities To Block GST Credit Of Over 1,000 Taxpayers

25-Jan-2020

The government has asked GST authorities to block input tax credit of about 1,000 taxpayers…

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2 persons arrested for GST fraud of Rs 212 Crore in Odisha

24-Jan-2020

Odisha's GST Enforcement Authorities on Thursday arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in GST…

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Building Completion and Finishing Services is Single Service, attracts 18% GST: AAR

20-Jan-2020

The Maharashtra Authority for Advance Ruling (AAR) on filing an application by the applicant Shapoorji Pallonji and…

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Gig economy workers may soon have to register under GSTN

20-Jan-2020

BENGALURU: The government is looking to get services professionals such as plumbers, electricians and beauticians…

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Govt revises target for GST collections again

18-Jan-2020

NEW DELHI: To augment collections amid growing concerns over missing the budgeted estimates, the government…

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HC clears confusion over contentious issue of composite supply under GST

16-Jan-2020

The Kerala high court has tried to clear the air over the contentious issue of composite supplies…

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Air India unable to move engine due to Rs 100 crore GST dues

16-Jan-2020

NEW DELHI: The last mile is always the hardest and the situation is no different…

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GST Fraud Worth Rs 350 Crore Detected, Government Launches Probe

15-Jan-2020

New Delhi: In one of the biggest crackdowns on Goods And Services Tax (GST) evaders so…

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Govt. gets cracking on GST evaders with data analytics

14-Jan-2020

The Department of Revenue has identified as many as 931 cases of fraudulent GST (Goods…

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Banks, telcos, insurers may be exempted from GST e-invoices

13-Jan-2020

New Delhi: Banks, airlines, insurance companies, armed forces and telecom service providers are likely to be…

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931 GST fraud cases identified through Data Analytics

13-Jan-2020

Department of Revenue through data analysis has identified 931 cases of fraudulent GST. The maximum…

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Departmental audit under GST begins; first set of notices sent to assessees

08-Jan-2020

For the first time Goods & Services Tax (GST) authorities have started sending notices for…

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Central government, states to get tough on GST refund claims

07-Jan-2020

NEW DELHI : Central and state government officials on Tuesday decided to scrutinize goods and services…

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GST fraud | CBIC asks DGFT to tighten process after star exporter pays Rs 1,650 tax seeks Rs 3.9cr refund

06-Jan-2020

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has asked the Directorate General of…

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Revenue secretary to hold meeting on streamlining GST system

03-Jan-2020

NEW DELHI: Revenue secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey will hold a day-long meeting on January 7 with tax…

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GST compensation payment delay raised

03-Jan-2020

The Parliamentary panel on Finance met on Friday and Opposition members raised the delay in…

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GST collection crosses Rs 1 lakh crore for second month in a row, signals consumption boost

02-Jan-2020

In what seems to be a positive development for the Indian economy, the Goods and…

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GST facelift: Electronic invoicing, new returns to be introduced in 2020

01-Jan-2020

Two things that will change the way transactions are reported under the goods and services tax (GST)…

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GST non-compliance may cost biz their registration

31-Dec-2019

NEW DELHI : Not filing goods and services tax (GST) returns on time could cost businesses…

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GST: Government notifies changes to rules on input tax credit

31-Dec-2019

The Centre has notified changes to the goods and services tax (GST) rules, lowering the input tax credit to…

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The time has come for GST 2.0, says Manpreet Singh Badal

24-Nov-2019

Manpreet Singh Badal, Punjab’s minister for finance, planning and programme implementation and a senior leader…

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Sitharaman must immediately convene GST Council meet and release dues: Bengal FM

22-Nov-2019

West Bengal finance minister Amit Mitra on Thursday demanded that Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman…

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15th Finance Commission seeks say in GST Council amid Centre-states row

22-Nov-2019

The Centre and state governments seem to be on a collision course amid a sharp…

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14-Nov-2019

NEW DELHI : In a relief to taxpayers, the government on Thursday extended the due dates…

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GST ‘e-invoice’ finally here; faster returns, saving time and effort, other benefits for businesses

14-Nov-2019

To ease the process of invoicing, the GST council is set to start the facility…

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Be careful when you file GST! This error can lead to a fine

12-Nov-2019

The government on Monday clarified that it is the responsibility of the taxpayer to ensure…

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E-invoicing to be introduced on a voluntary basis: here's what you should know

11-Nov-2019

E-invoicing in India will be a big move, due to the volume of business transactions…

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Businesses allowed self-assessment for claiming GST credits

11-Nov-2019

The government has allowed businesses to do self-assessment while claiming credits for the Goods and…

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Latest GST circular puts an end to confusion over new input tax credit rules

11-Nov-2019

In a big relief for GST taxpayers, the Union government on Monday clarified the new…

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Telangana low GST ceiling hits traders

11-Nov-2019

Mr. Satyanarayana owns a shop selling hardware supplies and minor power tools in Chikkadpally. His…

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GST taxpayers alert! CBIC is going to use this unique number from Friday, here’s how it will benefit you

06-Nov-2019

Document Identification Number (DIN): In order to protect GST taxpayers from any harassment at the…

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India to further ease tax rules to boost investment, Narendra Modi says

03-Nov-2019

India is committed to further improving its people-friendly tax regime, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said,…

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Opinion | Putting on the squeeze won’t tame India’s twin crises

02-Nov-2019

The finance industry is in turmoil. Tax collections have hit stall speed. India’s credit and…

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GST collection falls 5.3% in October to ₹95,380 cr

02-Nov-2019

 Goods and services tax (GST) collections by the central and state governments fell 5.3% year-on-year…

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Chhattisgarh woos biz with GST refund, heavy subsidies

02-Nov-2019

Mineral-rich Chhattisgarh on Friday announced a set of hefty incentives to businesses under a new…

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GST collections decline to ₹95,380 crore in October

01-Nov-2019

GST collections declined to ₹95,380 crore in October as compared to ₹1,00,710 crore a year…

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This crucial new clause in GST rules is a mood-spoiler for the taxpayer

30-Oct-2019

GST authorities are issuing notices to the taxpayers for mismatches in the GSTR-2A statements with…

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New GST refund rules create confusion as deadline to file first returns comes close

29-Oct-2019

GST: Taxpayers will begin filing their first GST returns under the new rule from next…

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Gas and ATF likely to be brought under GST soon, says govt source

29-Oct-2019

Experts said that the ATF price would come down if it is kept in the…

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Citing Singapore model, experts bat for cutting multiple GST rates in India

29-Oct-2019

While India has multiple slabs to charge the indirect tax, Singapore has only one tax…

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Now, officers to exclusively handle GST, Customs complaints

28-Oct-2019

A nodal officer will be appointed in each CGST and Customs Commissionerate to sort out…

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No FIR lodged in ₹70-crore fake GST bill scam yet...

24-Oct-2019

It has been two and a half months since the UT excise and taxation commissioner-cum-deputy…

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Govt set to crack down on GST defaulters and trace Fake Invoices with data analytics.

23-Oct-2019

A government panel will discuss on Tuesday ways to intensify enforcement activities against goods and services…

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New GST return forms may force firms to change ERP systems

22-Oct-2019

The new Goods and Services Tax (GST) returns from April 2020 that mandate providing more…

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Mumbai firm director held for GST evasion in Vapi

21-Oct-2019

The Directorate General of GST Intelligence’s (DDGI), Vapi, arrested a director of Mumbai-based infrastructure company…

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GST Review: Only way to increase revenue is to plug the leakage, curb fake GST invoices

19-Oct-2019

GST Tax: Concerned with the dwindling tax collections under the GST, the Modi government has…

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Opinion | Will increase in compliance for individuals and businesses boost economy?

17-Oct-2019

The government’s announcement to reduce tax rates for corporates has been made in the hope…

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MSMEs want GST levied only after receiving payments

17-Oct-2019

Slowdown and pending dues put traders in a spot A majority of the 13,000-odd micro,…

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Chartered Accountants Influence the GST Collection - CGST Commissioner

16-Oct-2019

A national conference on Goods and Services Tax (GST) Way Forward was organised by The…

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Tax cut is bigger than demonetisation and GST

28-Sep-2019

Last Friday was a big day in India’s economic history. India moved from the league…

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State GST raids on 13 tour operators in Gujrat

28-Sep-2019

The State Goods and Services Tax (SGST) department on Thursday launched simultaneous search and inspection…

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GST Council recommends relaxation in filing of annual returns for MSMEs

27-Sep-2019

The 37th GST Council meeting, chaired by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman here recently, has recommended relaxation in…

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कारोबारियों को मिली बड़ी राहत! GST रिफंड इलेक्ट्रॉनिक ऑनलाइन व्यवस्था आज से शुरू

27-Sep-2019

जीएसटी रिफंड (GST Refund) की नई व्यवस्था आज (26 सितंबर) से लागू हो गई है.…

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CBI arrests GST inspector, BoB manager in separate cases of bribery

26-Sep-2019

The CBI has arrested an inspector of the Central Goods and Services Tax Department in…

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जीएसटी रिफंड में 400 करोड़ रुपये का फर्जीवाड़ा, जाली इनवॉयस लेकर किया खेल

25-Sep-2019

वस्तु एवं सेवा कर आसूचना महानिदेशालय (डीजीजीएसटीआई) के अहमदाबाद कार्यालय ने राष्ट्रीय राजधानी क्षेत्र (एनसीआर)…

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Hotels stocks rise up to 20% after govt cuts corporate tax, GST rates

24-Sep-2019

Share prices of hotel companies rallied 3% to 20% intraday in Monday's trading session after…

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GST फॉर्म टलने से मिलेगा लेट फाइलिंग को बढ़ावा!

23-Sep-2019

गुड्स ऐंड सर्विसेज टैक्स (GST) में सुधार और सहूलियत के नाम पर कई प्रक्रियाओं को…

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GST काउंसिल ने वापस लिया सर्कुलर, महंगा पड़ सकता है पोस्ट-सेल डिस्काउंट

23-Sep-2019

त्योहारी सीजन की पीक सप्लाई के बीच एक बार फिर पोस्ट-सेल डिस्काउंट के टैक्सेबल होने…

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Railway equipment-makers welcome 12% hike in GST

23-Sep-2019

Manufacturers of rail equipmenthave welcomed the GST Council’s decision to raise GST on rail equipment…

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GST collection fall in Jammu and Kashmir due to poor access to internet

23-Sep-2019

Businessmen, traders and professionals are finding it difficult to file their Goods and Services Tax…

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GST Council Cuts Tax Rate on Hotel Room Tariffs; Caffeinated Drinks to Get Costlier

21-Sep-2019

The all-powerful GST Council on Friday more than doubled the tax on caffeinated beverages but…

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GST रजिस्ट्रेशन के साथ आधार लिंक करना होगा जरूरी, रिफंड को लेकर भी हुई चर्चा

21-Sep-2019

जीएसटी काउंसिल की 37वीं बैठक शुक्रवार को गोवा में हुई। इस बैठक में कई अहम…

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Corporate income tax done, next should be GST

21-Sep-2019

While Nirmala Sitharaman’s bigbang announcement on corporate-tax reduction on Friday has had a huge positive…

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Five things to expect from GST Council meet in Goa today

20-Sep-2019

Federal indirect tax body, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council, is set to meet in Goa…

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वित्त मंत्री की PC थोड़ी देर में, GST बैठक से पहले बड़े ऐलान संभव

20-Sep-2019

गोवा में होने वाली जीएसटी काउंसिल की बैठक से पहले वित्त मंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण प्रेस…

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Ashok Leyland, Tata Motors, TVS likely to gain most from GST cut

19-Sep-2019

Auto stocks have gained 6-11% in the past month on hopes of a possible cut…

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GST Council to cut rates, luxury hotels and catering firms on the list

19-Sep-2019

Federal indirect tax body, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council, is likely to announce…

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Aadhaar verification to be mandatory for new dealers from January 2020

16-Sep-2019

In order to check malpractices in GST, the GST Network on Saturday decided to make…

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Ahead of GST Council meet, biscuit makers hope for rate cut

16-Sep-2019

Biscuit makers are hoping for a lowered tax rate on widely consumed mass biscuits priced below ₹100…

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Firms with annual income upto Rs 2 crore could get GST return relief

13-Sep-2019

The all-powerful GST Council is set to discuss a proposal to exempt small businesses with…

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Final call at September 20 meeting: GST Council may lower levies on auto, biscuits

13-Sep-2019

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council could lower levies for sectors such as automobiles,…

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Biggest-ever crackdown on GST violators; agencies raid 336 locations in relation to IGST scam

13-Sep-2019

The government has tracked down one of the reasons behind the phenomena of falling GST…

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GST rate cut relief likely for compact cars, parts makers

10-Sep-2019

The clam our for lowering the goods and services tax rate for the auto industry,…

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Slowdown Blues: Car sales crash 29% in August; all eyes on Sep 20 GST meet

02-Sep-2019

Automobile sales in the country crashed again by nearly a third in August 2019 over…

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GST Council to decide on cutting taxes on motor vehicles: Nirmala Sitharaman

02-Sep-2019

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that the GST Council will take the final…

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GST collection slips below Rs 1 lakh crore mark to Rs 98,202 crore in August

02-Sep-2019

In another indicator of economic slowdown, GST collection in the month of August dropped below…

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No GST on everyday items like milk and meat

31-Aug-2019

Last month, Bollywood actor Rahul Bose tweeted how a Chandigarh-based five-star hotel billed him a staggering ₹442, including…

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Rail wagon makers buck the trend, seek higher GST

30-Aug-2019

Amid the clamour for cuts in goods and services tax (GST) rates to help revive…

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GST Officials Arrest Maharashtra Businessman For Rs. 24.55 Crore Tax Fraud

29-Aug-2019

A businessman has been arrested by Goods and Services Tax (GST) officials in Maharashtra's Thane…

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सीमेंट पर GST घटाने की कोशिश, 28 से घटाकर 18 पर्सेंट हो सकता है टैक्स

29-Aug-2019

सरकार अब ठंडे पड़े सेक्टरों में तेजी लाने की कोशिश कर रही है। इनमें से…

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'GST कलेक्शन में गिरावट की वजह से सरकार ने RBI से लिया सरप्लस'

28-Aug-2019

आरबीआई से केंद्र सरकार को लगभग 1.76 करोड़ रुपये मिले हैं. जीएसटी कलेक्शन में कमी…

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Technical glitches behind GST annual returns deadline extension

28-Aug-2019

The date for filing annual returns and GST audit for 2017-18 has again been extended…

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Last date to file GST annual returns extended till 30 November

27-Aug-2019

The finance ministry on Monday said the last date for filing annual GST returns has been extended…

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Key announcements made by the FM in the press conference

24-Aug-2019

In an unprecedented move, the Finance Minister has held a press conference on Friday, August…

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The Big GST Hole

22-Aug-2019

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has made a grim observation in its…

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Parle may lay-off up to 10,000 employees over weakening demand, GST woes

22-Aug-2019

Parle Products, India's largest biscuit maker may end up letting go of 8,000-10,000 employees, the…

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Further extension the only solution for GST annual return & GST audit

22-Aug-2019

The GST annual return & GST audit report for the first year, which is 2017-18,…

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E-Invoicing Under GST – How Would It Work?

20-Aug-2019

The Goods and Services Tax has indeed been one of the most radical tax reforms…

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Is the new GST return filing system really simple? Reconciliation holds the key

19-Aug-2019

Since the inception of Goods and Series Tax (GST), the main intention of the government…

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Centre may tweak GST structure for startups, refunds to get easier

17-Aug-2019

After the decision to provide relief to start-ups on assessment of angel tax notices, the…

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Mood of the Nation poll: 61% say GST need to be simplified further

17-Aug-2019

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) has gone through several changes since its introduction, the…

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कमजोर निवेश और कम जीएसटी संग्रह भारतीय अर्थव्यवस्था की बड़ी चुनौतियां: गोल्डमैन

17-Aug-2019

आर्थिक वृद्धि और मुद्रास्फीति के मोर्चों पर सकारात्मक उपलब्धियों के बावजूद भारत के समक्ष कमजोर…

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GST evasion by e-commerce comapanies: CBIC seeks public feedback

16-Aug-2019

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) is seeking public feedback to keep…

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GST Council to meet on September 20 in Goa

16-Aug-2019

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council is likely to meet next on September 20…

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State GST Act will continue in Jammu & Kashmir for the time being: Experts

09-Aug-2019

The state goods and services tax (GST) will continue, says the Jammu and Kashmir reorganisation legislation, but…

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Economic stimulus, GST cuts, easy credit on India Inc?s wishlist to fight slowdown

09-Aug-2019

India Inc on Thursday told the government that the economic slowdown was intense, and it…

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GST trouble: Businesses reporting 20 per cent revenue fall receive notices

08-Aug-2019

GST-registered businesses that have reported decline in annual revenue by 20% or more over the…

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GST cut, road tax revision to have positive impact on auto industry: Anand Mahindra

08-Aug-2019

 Anand Mahindra, chairman Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), has urged the government to take a few…

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Do RWAs need to pay GST on society fee?

08-Aug-2019

Even after more than two years of its implementation, there are ambiguities that crop up…

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Ather 450 and 340 prices drop after GST rate cut - here's how much they cost now

07-Aug-2019

Ather Energy recently cut down the prices of its products by a significant amount, following…

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GST on discounts puts retailers in a spot

07-Aug-2019

Tax on discounts that manufacturers and wholesalers extend to retailers for passing on to consumers…

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Introspect on GST: The CAG report flags the impact of an imperfect GST Network

07-Aug-2019

Small businesses still suffer overheads on account of GST compliance. The irony here is hard to…

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Firms may get to raise prices after transferring GST cuts

05-Aug-2019

Companies are free to raise prices of products and services as per their business cycle…

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Navayuga Engineering Company Limited in trouble for fake GST invoices

05-Aug-2019

Navayuga Engineering Company Limited, which was asked to suspend works related to the Polavaram project…

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GST refund to be blocked if '80% local employees' rule breached: Maharashtra govt

03-Aug-2019

The Maharashtra government would soon issue an order whereby GST refunds would be blocked if…

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GST collection grows 5.8% in July to?1.02 trillion

02-Aug-2019

Central and state governments have collected Rs. 1,02,083 crore from Goods and Services Tax (GST)…

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Hrithik Roshan's Super 30 exempted from GST in Haryana

02-Aug-2019

The Haryana government on Thursday exempted the Hrithik Roshan-starrer Super 30 from the state goods…

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Tata Motors cuts Tigor EV prices by Rs 80,000 post GST rate reduction to 5%

02-Aug-2019

Tata Motors on Thursday said it has slashed its electric vehicles (EVs) prices by up to…

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Kerala Imposes Flood Cess In Addition To GST, A First In India

01-Aug-2019

 A year after the worst floods in almost a Century, Kerala has become the first…

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GST red flags

01-Aug-2019

The shift to the goods and services tax (GST) regime marked a significant step towards…

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GST on Electric Vehicles Slashed from 12% to 5%, Tax on Chargers Also Reduced

01-Aug-2019

The GST Council on Saturday slashed GST on electric vehicles (EVs) to five per cent…

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GST compliance regime not yet simple, says CAG

31-Jul-2019

The government has failed to put in place a simplified tax compliance regime and non-intrusive…

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Rs 3,000 crore GST collected in Kutch so far

29-Jul-2019

Compared to previous years, Goods and Service Tax (GST) payers have increased. In Kutch alone,…

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The Government is providing waiver on service tax, excise disputes. Should you go for it?

27-Jul-2019

The Sabka Vishwas (Legacy Dispute Resolution) Scheme, 2019 (‘LDS’) was introduced in the Budget this…

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GST council meet on EV rates deferred

26-Jul-2019

The meeting of the GST Council, convened to decide on a cut in the tax…

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flat-owners-to-pay-18-gst-on-the-entire-maintenance-charges

26-Jul-2019

If you pay more than ?7,500 per month as maintenance charges for your apartment, you should…

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GST on bananas: Team visits hotel, experts say no tax on fresh fruit

26-Jul-2019

A DAY after Chandigarh Deputy Commissioner and Excise and Taxation Commissioner Mandip Singh Brar ordered…

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IAF protests Rs 100 crore GST bill on import of aircraft parts

24-Jul-2019

The Indian Air Force has made a representation before the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI)…

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No GST invoice required if goods taken abroad for exhibition are brought back in 6 months

24-Jul-2019

The Finance NSE -3.55 % Ministry on Monday said entities taking goods abroad for exhibitions…

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18% GST on flat owners paying monthly maintenance of over Rs?7,500

23-Jul-2019

On how the tax liability would be calculated for a person who owns two or…

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Scope of ?intermediary? for ITeS services extended, many may lose export benefit, pay 18% GST

19-Jul-2019

In a circular that will have far-reaching implications on the export and ITeS community, the…

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GST collection of states, union territories increased to Rs 5.18 lakh crore in FY19, says Nirmala Sitharaman

19-Jul-2019

GST collection of states and union territories increased to Rs 5.18 lakh crore in the…

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GST rate on cement, steel, pipes, roofing sheets and other building materials: Implications on housing sector

18-Jul-2019

The Indian cement industry is the second largest cement producer in the world. The Government…

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Is Dream 11 a gambling & betting site? This GST ruling settles the case

18-Jul-2019

Does Mumbai-based Dream11, which recently entered the unicorn club, lure people to spend their money…

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Banks approach Delhi HC against?38,000 crore service tax demand

18-Jul-2019

Thirteen banks have moved Delhi High court against a government demand for service tax to…

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Two traders arrested for Rs 50 crore IGST refund fraud

15-Jul-2019

The Belapur Central GST Commissionerate arrested two traders for allegedly floating over 50 shell companies…

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IT department vetting GST, civic licences in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh to widen tax net

13-Jul-2019

To widen the tax net, the income tax department has begun scrutiny of the data…

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Anti-profiteering in GST: Caught in litigation, extension in tenure may not be enough

12-Jul-2019

Anti-profiteering provisions have been in force for nearly two years and at the recent GST…

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Steady decline in number of return filers in last four months

12-Jul-2019

Total number of entities filing GST returns has seen steady declined in the last four…

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Cracking the whip: Govt books 1,800 cases for issuing fake GST invoices

11-Jul-2019

The Union government has booked nearly 1,800 cases for issuing fake GST invoices since 2017-18.…

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Government found fake GST invoices of Rs 9000 crore: CBIC

11-Jul-2019

Since the advent of GST Laws, trade and industry have faced multifarious issues relating to…

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Important dates to remember for GST return filings

10-Jul-2019

Filing of returns with the Government within stipulated dates is important for a taxpayer in…

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Breather for exporters as Centre to pay ITC refund for State GST

10-Jul-2019

In a major relief to exporters, the Centre will now pay the input tax credit…

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Nirmala Sitharaman Explains How GST Filing Will Be Simplified

07-Jul-2019

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) processes…

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Opinion | Pension scheme, simpler? GST augur well for traders

06-Jul-2019

The retail sector is one of the most dynamic sectors of the Indian economy and…

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GST on electric vehicles reduced to 5 per cent, buyers to get Rs 1.5 lakh tax benefit

06-Jul-2019

For all those who have been wanting to buy an electric vehicle, there is a…

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Fifteenth Finance Commission Seeks for Regular Dialogues with GST Council

05-Jul-2019

Finance Commission chairman NK Singh Thursday said finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has reacted "positively" to…

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Budget 2019: Traders want govt to simplify GST, tax breaks and cheap loans

05-Jul-2019

There are around seven crore small and medium traders in the country, which in turn…

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Budget 2019: SIAM Asks Budget Council To Reduce GST Rates And Incentivise R&D Expenses

04-Jul-2019

SIAM has demanded reduction in GST rates and 200 per cent weighted reduction in R&D…

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Items not declared? You can still pay GST

04-Jul-2019

The Finance Ministry on Wednesday issued a slew of clarifications regarding the filing of annual…

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Sanitaryware industry urges government to cut GST, encourage hygiene

04-Jul-2019

The manufacturers hoped that the Union Budget, which is slated to be presented on Friday,…

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Government issues warning against fake GST invoices

02-Jul-2019

The government Monday warned businesses against generating fake invoices to evade GST, saying tax officers…

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Govt to Introduce Fresh Reforms in GST, New Return Filing System on Monday to Mark 2 Yrs of Rollout

01-Jul-2019

Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur will preside over the event…

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Top events today: New train timings, GST anniversary, RTGS charges, & more

01-Jul-2019

From new Indian Railways train timings to GST anniversary, here are some of the most…

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Additional discount given by a company to a dealer will attract GST, says Finance Ministry

29-Jun-2019

Additional discount given for special reduced price to augment the sales will be liable to…

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Budget 2019 | Future of GST ? Two years on, what is next?

29-Jun-2019

In the next phase of GST, the government is expected to take up many unfinished…

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How a kachori shop in Aligarh has become a GST test case

27-Jun-2019

This was outside Aligarh’s famous Mukesh Kachori Bhandar, and he was a member of the…

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Soon, GST taxpayers will get 'risk scores'

27-Jun-2019

The goods and service tax (GST) authorities will soon draw up a list of taxpayers…

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GST Council mandates e-ticketing for cinemas, industry players say no impact on business

27-Jun-2019

Most multiplexes are selling e-tickets and are GST compliant. Last week during the 35th GST Council…

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Cross-country offices of companies to now come under GST

27-Jun-2019

Those eligible can claim the input tax credit and a circular sanctioned by the GST…

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Cross charges: GST to be based on services provided by HO to branch in another State

26-Jun-2019

The Finance Ministry has put out a draft circular clarifying the taxability of services provided…

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GST defaults: Nearly 75,000 notices served in Gujarat

26-Jun-2019

The goods and services tax (GST) authorities have recently identified nearly 75,000 defaulters in Gujarat…

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Companies may soon have to pay GST on inter-state office services like HR

26-Jun-2019

Companies with multi-state offices will suffer as services provided by an office in one state…

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Last date to file annual tax returns under GST extended to August 31

22-Jun-2019

The 35th GST council on Friday extended the tenure of the national anti-profiteering authority (NAA)…

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GST Council meet today: Nirmala Sitharaman faces her first test as Finance Minister

21-Jun-2019

Nirmala Sitharaman will face her first test as the Finance Minister when she chairs the 35th…

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Government identifies 5,106 ?risky exporters? who have fraudulently claimed GST refunds

21-Jun-2019

According to sources, such fraudulent claims of Integrated GST (IGST) refunds by exporters could exceed…

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GST on electric vehicles may be reduced to 5%

19-Jun-2019

India may cut the goods and services tax (GST) on electric vehicles to 5% from…

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Bogus IGST refund claims: Government to verify exporters' claims before sanctioning

19-Jun-2019

With the government detecting fraudulent refund claims by exporters, the CBIC has asked customs and…

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Budget 2019: Startups, MSMEs seek faster payment processing and GST relaxation

19-Jun-2019

With Union Budget 2019-20 less than a month away, startups and small-scale enterprises have sought…

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Government rules out bringing oil products under GST for now

18-Jun-2019

The Centre has virtually ruled out including petroleum products within the ambit of GST immediately,…

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What government is doing to improve GST COMPLIANCE

18-Jun-2019

With India set to complete two years of the roll-out of the GST, its biggest…

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Ahead of Union Budget, Maruti Suzuki pitches for 18% GST on CNG cars

18-Jun-2019

Maruti Suzuki, India’s largest car maker with a 51 percent market share, is hoping for…

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GST Council meet on 21 June to focus on checking tax evasion

17-Jun-2019

The govt plans to raise scrutiny on businesses amid low GST collections, Experts said the benefits…

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GST Council may give 1-year extension to anti-profiteering authority

17-Jun-2019

The GST Council is likely to extend till November 30, 2020 the tenure of the…

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Budget 2019: Traders? body urges Centre to lower GST rate on auto parts, aluminium utensils

17-Jun-2019

The traders body submitted a white paper on GST to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman A traders’…

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Extend GST annual return deadline

17-Jun-2019

Late availability of utility, mismatches in the return, no option to avail ITC are the…

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Karnataka wants GST compensation extended beyond 2022

16-Jun-2019

"As our state will have limited scope to mobilise additional revenue beyond 2022, there would…

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Budget 2019: Economists seek simpler GST, IBC-type framework for NBFCs

15-Jun-2019

The finance minister is holding customary meetings with different stakeholders, including industry and farmers' bodies.…

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How to avoid credit mismatch while filing GSTR-9

15-Jun-2019

For credit that has already been claimed in the GSTR-3B return, as well as credit…

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Government likely to bring GST frauds under PMLA; discuss with state FMs at GST Council

15-Jun-2019

The government is likely to bring cases of Goods and Service Tax (GST) frauds under the…

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Why this Kolaveri over arrest of tax evaders by GST commissioner?

14-Jun-2019

Since the GST law provides a commissioner the power to arrest a person in case…

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CAIT urges govt for lowering GST rates on auto parts, aluminium utensils

14-Jun-2019

Traders body CAIT on June 13 urged the government to lower GST rates on various…

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GST credit: A dire need to incorporate learnings from the past

14-Jun-2019

The implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has indeed been a journey marked…

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GST anti-profiteering body dismisses complaint against Bharti Telemedia

14-Jun-2019

Bharti AirtelNSE -1.99 % Thursday said the GST anti- profiteering authority has dismissed a complaint…

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Centre releases Rs 57 Lakh as GST refund for langars, Harsimrat Badal thanks PM Modi

14-Jun-2019

The three-time Bathinda MP thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for fulfilling the promise made to…

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New monthly GST return filing system to be rolled out from October: FinMin

13-Jun-2019

The Finance Ministry said Tuesday the new monthly GST return filing system will be rolled out from October. The rollout…

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Cut in GST rate on footwear to promote growth, exports: CLE Chairman to govt

13-Jun-2019

The council has sought reduction of GST rate to 12 per on footwear priced above…

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New GST return system for taxpayers: Here are all the details

12-Jun-2019

The government has unveiled a transition plan for taxpayers under the goods and services tax…

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Two Mangaluru scrap dealers arrested for creating fake bills to avoid up to Rs 15 cr GST

12-Jun-2019

Officials said the duo fraudulently generated Input Tax Credit from business firms and entities without…

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Chandigarh traders ask UT to simplify GST

12-Jun-2019

City traders have demanded simplification and rationalization of Goods and Services Tax In a recent meeting…

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Fake firms in Odisha make merry tapping GST loopholes

11-Jun-2019

Amid gaping holes in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) system, the Rourkela Commissionerate of…

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Eight common mistakes to avoid while filing your GSTR-9 return

11-Jun-2019

While the Government is going to be extra vigilant to flag defaulting filers, taxpayers need…

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4 Points On GST Implications On Housing Projects That You Should Know

11-Jun-2019

Back in February, the GST (Goods and Service Tax) council announced a relief on GST…

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CPI preparing a memorandum on GST rates to save MSME

11-Jun-2019

The CPI is in the process of preparing a memorandum on the GST requirements for…

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More items likely to go off highest GST slab

10-Jun-2019

India could review the goods and services tax (GST) structure to further prune the number…

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Restaurants? body writes to government for dual GST structure

10-Jun-2019

The main restaurant industry body has written to the government, demanding that restaurants be given…

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GST Council to meet on 20 June, may fix Rs50 cr turnover threshold for e-invoice

09-Jun-2019

The GST Council will take a final decision on the turnover threshold for issuance of…

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Fake GST racket busted, four arrested

08-Jun-2019

A fake GST racket, where invoices were issued without actual supply of goods, was busted…

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Govt Might be Asked to Lower GST Collection Target to Realistic Levels for FY20

08-Jun-2019

In the month of May, the Centre and state governments collected a little more than…

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Rs 1,00,289 crore total gross GST revenue collected in India

08-Jun-2019

The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of May 2019 is Rs 1,00,289…

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Chartered Accountant and Four Others held for creating Fake GST Invoices

08-Jun-2019

Four persons, including a Chartered Accountant was arrested by the Goods and Services Tax (GST)…

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GST Annual Return filing Due Date won?t be Extended: Finance Ministry

07-Jun-2019

The Ministry of Finance recently reminded that the last date to file GST Annual returns…

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Consumer goods firms want GST on ACs, large TVs cut to 18%

07-Jun-2019

White goods makers want Goods & Services Tax  (GST) on air conditioners (ACs) and large televisions (above…

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Manpasand Beverages CMD willing to step down over alleged GST 'fraud'

06-Jun-2019

Troubled fruit juice maker Manpasand BeveragesNSE -4.98 %' Chairman and Managing Director Dhirendra Singh Thursday…

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No change in the last date to file annual GST return: Finance Ministry

05-Jun-2019

Here is a list of issues to keep in mind when you file your annual…

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