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Offers! To sell flats, here is what builders are promising homebuyers
Wed, Aug 14, 2019
Real Estate sector is facing weak demand for a while now. To counter the problem, real estate developers are offering tons of offers to clear their inventory. Also, it is a good opportunity for buyers, who are looking to purchase affordable properties.
Modi 2.0 100-day plan: Simplifying GST slabs, credit to MSMEs, strategic sales
Mon, Jul 15, 2019
The Union government`s 167 `transformative ideas for implementation in the first 100 days of the Modi governments second stint - that is by October 15 -- is likely to see the Finance Ministry taking measured steps turning India into a $5 trillion economy by 2025.
Boost for environment! GST Council may cut tax on electric vehicles soon
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
The GST Council is planning to reduce tax on electric vehicles (EV), a much awaited environment-friendly call from government. The matter is pending before the Minister of State for Finance and is expected to get a GST tax reduction soon.
Firms using GST softwares to increase in future: CEO Logo Infosoft
Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Logo Infosoft sees more firms using GST softwares in near future. The company expects India to become their largest market in the next 2-3 years riding on a projected boom for Goods and Services Tax (GST) management solution market, a top company official said- according to a PTI report.
What is on GST Council agenda in meet on Friday? 11 power packed points in brief - Check here
Thu, Jun 20, 2019
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman-led GST Council meet is set for Friday and there are a number of critical things on its agenda. Notably, this is the 35th meeting of the GST Council, however under Finance Minister Sitharaman, this will be the first.
GST Council may give 1-year extension to anti-profiteering authority
Sun, Jun 16, 2019
The GST Council is likely to extend till November 30, 2020 the tenure of the National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA), which deals with customer complaints regarding not receiving tax cut benefits.
GST collections in May at Rs 1 lakh cr
Sun, Jun 02, 2019
"The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of May, 2019 is Rs 1,00,289 crore of which CGST is Rs 17,811 crore, SGST is Rs 24,462 crore, IGST is Rs 49,891 crore and Cess is Rs 8,125 crore," Finance Ministry said in a statement.
Modi creates history! In a global first, a government that introduced GST has been voted back to power
Thu, May 23, 2019
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Modi government has retained power at the Centre as is clear now from counting trends - NDA is set to win a massive majority. The key thing to note amid all this chaos is that a government, which introduced GST, has been voted back to power for the first time is history - globally.
GST Council extends deadline for realty firms to opt for old GST rate till May 20
Thu, May 09, 2019
The GST Council Thursday extended by 10 days till May 20 the deadline for realtors to opt for old GST rates with input tax credit for ongoing projects or shift to new lower tax rates.
Coming soon, GST e-invoice generation system on government portal to curb tax evasion
Sun, Apr 28, 2019
GST officers are working on a system where businesses above a certain turnover threshold will have to generate 'e-invoice' on government or GST portal for every sale, thereby effectively reducing the room for tax evasion.
Suresh Prabhu bats for bringing ATF under GST
Sun, Apr 07, 2019
Airlines could expect an annual relief of up to Rs 5,000 crore by way of input tax credit if ATF is brought under GST.
CBIC asks GST officers to be cautious while processing fresh registration
Wed, Apr 03, 2019
Cracking down on tax evaders, the CBIC has asked tax officers to be cautious while processing application for fresh GST registration
Relief for exporters! Government extends IGST, compensation cess exemption till March 2020
Fri, Mar 22, 2019
Giving relief to exporters, the government has extended IGST (Integrated Goods and Service Tax) and compensation cess exemptions for goods procurement under certain export promotion schemes till March 2020.
Leasing in logistics, warehousing sector hits all-time high of 24 mln sq ft in 2018: CBRE
Thu, Feb 21, 2019
The implementation of goods and services tax (GST) led to far-reaching implications on industries, more so in the warehousing and logistics sector, it added.
GST Scam detected - Fraud of Rs 141 crore
Wed, Feb 20, 2019
The firm deals in iron products," said an official. "The firm in its records, has shown that it had purchased row material of Rs 141 crore from 12 Odisha-based companies that actually don't exist," the official said.
J&K government sets up committee to examine state toll tax
Mon, Feb 11, 2019
They said that under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, levying tax other than GST defeats the objective of the one country, one tax rule implemented in the country under GST.
Gems & jewellery sector seeks import duty cut to 4%
Tue, Jan 29, 2019
Since not even 50 percent of the population do not have PAN cards, making it mandatory for purchasing gold jewellery above Rs 2 lakh is difficult in rural areas especially as customers are either reluctant to share or do not have one, he added.
Proposal to encourage taxmen to file GST profiteering complaints on anvil
Tue, Jan 29, 2019
Once the tax officers find that GST benefits have not been passed on to the consumers, they will refer the case for further investigation to the Directorate General of Anti-Profiteering (DGAP).
Vehicle owners to pay 18% under GST on pollution check
Tue, Oct 23, 2018
Vehicle owners will have to pay a GST of 18 per cent to get pollution certificate for their vehicles, the Authority for Advance Ruling (AAR) has said.
TCS an unfair liability for e-commerce cos, to create operational challenges: IAMAI
Thu, Sep 20, 2018
E-commerce companies have been mandated to deduct one per cent TCS before making payments to their suppliers with effect from October 1.