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Feb 07, 2017
Centre assures realty sector of revenue neutral GST rateThe biggest concern was that GST treats real estate as a service while Stamp Act is treating it as a fixed asset. The real estate takes hits from both the sides.
Feb 03, 2017
Goa Election 2017: Parrikar is wrong to claim BJP fulfilled all poll promises, here's what it missedIn December 2016, Manohar Parrikar said that BJP had nothing to promise to Goa voters, as all promises made in 2012 stand fulfilled, however, a Firstpost fact-check revealed that it went back on three key promises including reducing vat on fuel, moving casinos to deep sea and promoting regional languages in schools
Jan 30, 2017
Arun Jaitley may raise service tax to 16-18%; brace for higher phone, hotel billsWhile service tax until now is a central levy, it will be equally split between the Centre and states under the new GST regime.
Jan 23, 2017
Budget 2017: World Gold Council demands lowering of gold taxes from current 13%At present, gold attracts Customs duty of 10 percent, excise duty of 1 percent and 1.5 percent value added tax (VAT), taking total taxes on the yellow metal to 13 percent.
Jan 16, 2017
Travel and tour operators seek tax incentives for inbound tripsIndia should be marketed as a top leisure destination, urged tour operators
Jan 09, 2017
States, UTs tax collection see rise; impact of demonetisation subdued?For most states, the growth in VAT collections had slowed in December, compared to November when Modi announced the decision to withdraw the two high-denomination notes that accounted for 86% of the total stock of currency in circulation.
Jan 03, 2017
GST council to meet officials from 6 key sectors todayThe GST Council among other things will deliberate on the issue of jurisdiction of assessees in the new regime. This will be the eighth meeting of the Council since it met for the first time on September 22, 2016.
Dec 23, 2016
GST Council meets to iron out differences, unlikely to meet 1 April 2017 roll-out deadlineFive state governments — Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Uttarakhand — have been asking for an exclusive control over small taxpayers below Rs 1.5 crore limit.
Nov 24, 2016
GST stalemate: Why Centre can’t expect cooperation after concealing data from statesArun Jaitley is finding it difficult to defend the Union’s claims on a tax base that he earlier took for granted, given the allegedly misleading information that was fed by the Union government officials to the state finance ministers
Oct 25, 2016
Twitter sparks up with spat between Kejriwal and Amarinder after AAP's Punjab manifesto releaseOn Monday social media witnessed an interesting albeit fierce war of words between Punjab Congress party chief Captain Amarinder Singh and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.