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Maharashtra records GST-backed surge in revenues, state’s indirect tax collections rise 29% in April-June 2017
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Maharashtra records GST-backed surge in revenues, state’s indirect tax collections rise 29% in April-June 2017

With arrival of GST, a number of indirect taxes levied by local bodies like octroi, local body tax, luxury tax etc were abrogated to make way for new indirect tax regime

Tamil Nadu’s four-day long theatre shutdown ends; strike called off, ticket prices go up
Entertainment

Tamil Nadu’s four-day long theatre shutdown ends; strike called off, ticket prices go up

This is a major victory for the theatre owners lobby in Tamil Nadu. It's after 10 years the government has allowed a ticket price increase.

GST was never 'one nation, one tax'; Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra only putting final nail in its coffin
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GST was never 'one nation, one tax'; Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra only putting final nail in its coffin

By letting states to tinker with agreed upon rates, the Centre is giving a silent burial to the idea of a 'one nation, one tax' rate dream

GST rollout on 1 July: Mamata Banerjee to give rebates on regional cinema tickets
Entertainment

GST rollout on 1 July: Mamata Banerjee to give rebates on regional cinema tickets

The West Bengal government will provide rebates to keep the effective Goods and Services Tax rate at par with the current two per cent entertainment tax.

GST: New 28 percent tax could ring death knell for regional film industries in South India
Entertainment

GST: New 28 percent tax could ring death knell for regional film industries in South India

This new GST regime — which will be implemented from 1 July 2017, may be good news for Bollywood, where entertainment tax is as high as 45 percent in metros like Mumbai. However, it could very well sound the death knell for regional cinema, mainly in South India.

GST: Entertainment, cable, DTH services to be taxed lower, watching films to become cheaper
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GST: Entertainment, cable, DTH services to be taxed lower, watching films to become cheaper

While GST is a value added tax, entertainment tax, presently levied by the states is like a turnover tax, i

Crucial GST Council meet starts in Srinagar today, to decide tax rate for items from salt to luxury cars
Business

Crucial GST Council meet starts in Srinagar today, to decide tax rate for items from salt to luxury cars

The GST will replace 16 current levies -- seven central taxes like excise duty and service tax and nine state taxes like VAT and entertainment tax

Poorna declared tax-free in Maharashtra following Delhi, Karnataka, Telangana
Bollywood

Poorna declared tax-free in Maharashtra following Delhi, Karnataka, Telangana

Poorna is a biopic, directed by Rahul Bose, of the youngest climber of Mount Everest.

Union Budget 2017-18: How the entertainment industry could benefit from provisions
Entertainment

Union Budget 2017-18: How the entertainment industry could benefit from provisions

Going into the announcement of the Union Budget 2017-18 by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, the entertainment industry had a bunch of expectations. Were they addressed?

GST Bill: Cong's 18% rate a pipe dream while Arun Jaitley's 20% economically workable
Business

GST Bill: Cong's 18% rate a pipe dream while Arun Jaitley's 20% economically workable

Even though 20 percent is a stiff GST rate, it seems to be the appropriate level at which all considerations merge: inflation and revenue loss risks will be tolerable, and the political fallout minimal.

India vs South Africa: Kotla will put up a good show, says DDCA VP Chetan Chauhan
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa: Kotla will put up a good show, says DDCA VP Chetan Chauhan

Of the Rs 24.45 crore entertainment tax slapped by the government on the state body, DDCA has been directed to deposit Rs one crore in two instalments.

India vs South Africa: Despite relief for Kotla, BCCI shouldn't ignore the mess in DDCA
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa: Despite relief for Kotla, BCCI shouldn't ignore the mess in DDCA

DDCA case also presents the BCCI with the first real test of its intentions following the removal of N Srinivasan.

DDCA in trouble: Kejriwal-appointed panel recommends Delhi cricket board's suspension to BCCI
First Cricket News

DDCA in trouble: Kejriwal-appointed panel recommends Delhi cricket board's suspension to BCCI

The logjam regarding Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) hosting the fourth Test between India and South Africa continued on Tuesday with the tax department of the state government yet to give clearance for the game scheduled from 3-7 December.

DDCA should not be allowed to hold India-South Africa test match: Azad tells Delhi HC
First Cricket News

DDCA should not be allowed to hold India-South Africa test match: Azad tells Delhi HC

DDCA has moved the court for the interim relief as the SDMC yesterday rejected their application for a no-objection certificate or POC to hold the match.

Watching movies, television to be costlier in Delhi as AAP govt raises tax
India

Watching movies, television to be costlier in Delhi as AAP govt raises tax

Watching movies and television will be dearer in Delhi from Monday with the AAP government issuing a notification of an increase in entertainment tax.

Congress officials miffed as Hamari Adhuri Kahani goes tax free in MP
Entertainment

Congress officials miffed as Hamari Adhuri Kahani goes tax free in MP

Madhya Pradesh government on Wednesday declared that the upcoming film Hamari Adhuri Kahani will go tax free in the central Indian state.

After Maharashtra, 'Mary Kom' goes tax free in Uttar Pradesh
Life

After Maharashtra, 'Mary Kom' goes tax free in Uttar Pradesh

The movie narrates the struggle of a Manipuri female boxer, who goes on to become a five-time World Amateur Boxing champion.<br />

Indian GP to go ahead after SC delays tax hearing
Sports

Indian GP to go ahead after SC delays tax hearing

The Indian Grand Prix will go ahead as scheduled, after the Supreme Court said it would hear only a plea seeking the cancellation of the race next week.