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Jun 11, 2017
GST Council lowers tax rates for 66 items; movie tickets, pickles, mustard cheaperNew Delhi: Tax rates on certain kitchen items like pickles and mustard sauce, as well as movie tickets costing up to Rs 100 have been lowered as the Centre and states Sunday reduced levies on 66 items.
Jun 09, 2017
GST Council to meet on 11 June to review rates, amend rulesThis will be the 16th meeting of the Council, chaired by FM Arun Jaitley and comprising state counterparts, since it was set up in September 2016.
Jun 04, 2017
GST rate for gold fixed at 3%, biscuits 18%, bidis 28%; states, except West Bengal, agree to 1 July rolloutNew Delhi: Footwear below Rs 500 will be taxed at 5 percent under the Goods and Services Tax, while the rest would be in the 18 percent bracket once the new regime is rolled out from 1 July.
Jun 03, 2017
GST Council to fix tax rate on gold and other commodities today; jewellers on toesThis will probably be the last meeting of the GST Council before the implementation of the new tax regime from 1 July
May 19, 2017
GST rates finalised for services; education, healthcare exempt, 5% for transportsTransport services will be taxed at 5 percent. This rate will apply to cab aggregators like Ola and Uber as well
May 19, 2017
GST Council: Cheaper rates for daily items offer good news for common man; no unpleasant surprises so farThe MPC and RBI waiting for the rate structure to chart their future roadmap on inflation battle
May 18, 2017
GST Council Srinagar meet: Sugar, tea, coffee and edible oil in 5% tax bracketMilk and cereals will be among the exempted category, Revenue secretary Hasmukh Adhia said
May 18, 2017
Crucial GST Council meet starts in Srinagar today, to decide tax rate for items from salt to luxury carsThe GST will replace 16 current levies -- seven central taxes like excise duty and service tax and nine state taxes like VAT and entertainment tax
Apr 03, 2017
GST rollout: Finance ministry seeks public comments on eight set of rulesThe government has sought comments from industry on the 4 set of new rules on -- GST Composition, GST Valuation, GST Transition and GST ITC.
Mar 16, 2017
Council clears State, Union Territory GST laws; cap sin goods cess at 15%Jaitley also said that the cess on sin (tobacco products) and luxury goods has been capped at 15 percent by the Council.