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Budget 2019: Economic Survey sees economy at $5 tn, 8% growth rate; here's what FM Sitharaman can do to boost GDP
Thu, Jul 04, 2019
Post Economic Survey announcement, experts believe a few measures can actually help achieve this target, and one can expect certain announcements tomorrow during the presentation of Budget 2019.
Budget 2019 expectations: TCS, UDAN, passenger security fee, GST rates, bookings - check what airlines want
Fri, Jun 28, 2019
Budget 2019 expectations: Indroneel Dutt – Chief Financial Officer at Cleartrip explained few major pointers which can help revive both airlines and passengers.
Budget expectations, 3 GST tax rates to digital age - a freewheeling interview with Raj Nair, President, IMC CC&I
Tue, Jun 18, 2019
Nair not only spoke about Budget 2019, but also highlighted key pointers for the Indian economy.
Decoded: Buying a house? See how this move will benefit you
Mon, Feb 25, 2019
Central government cut GST rates drastically on Sunday and this is set to ensure affordable housing becomes cheaper. It will also make sure that housing prices are not hiked indiscriminately going forward.
GST rates slashed for under-construction flats, affordable housing
Sun, Feb 24, 2019
In a big relief to home buyers, the GST Council Sunday slashed tax rates on under-construction housing properties to 5 per cent without the input tax credit, from the existing 12 per cent, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.
GST rates of under construction property to be slashed in next GST council meet: Sources
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
GST rates of under construction property may see a slash in rates in the next GST council meet which is due at 20th February. Watch the video to know more.
New Year new GST rates: These 23 items turn cheaper from January 1, 2019
Tue, Jan 01, 2019
The GST Council on December 22 decided to cut tax rates on 23 goods and services, including movie tickets, TV and monitor screens and power banks and exempted frozen and preserved vegetables from the levy. Listen in
GST rate cuts: Investors tap stocks of these companies, boost them up from 2% to 10%; here’s why
Mon, Jul 23, 2018
The reason behind the rise of these stocks is because the council has trim down GST rates for about 100 items including FMCG and electronics ones.
As GST Council cuts rates, TVs, fridges, juices, washing machines get cheaper
Mon, Jul 23, 2018
The government’s decision to cut tax rates on a wide array of consumer items is bound to bring in cheer to consumers ahead of the festive season starting next month with Rakhi and Onam.
Want to buy a property? know GST rates here
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
GST is expected to benefit both home buyers and developers.
Budget FY19: Will there be any change in GST?
Thu, Feb 01, 2018
Economic Survey 2018 says, “GST promises to be a buoyant source of future revenues.”
GST on entry to amusement parks, drinking water cut; here's what becomes cheaper post January 25
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Among the 29 goods that have received a rate cut were second-hand vehicles medium and large cars and SUVs from 28% to 18%. Items like confectionery sugar and bio-diesel have also received a tax cut.
Uptick in CPI inflation validates caution displayed by MPC: ICRA
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
The hardening of the CPI inflation in December 2017 was led by the sharp jump in inflation for housing, as well as a base-effect led uptick in food inflation, with a limited impact of the cut in GST rates, said ICRA today.
India Inc may get relief in GST transition credit in Budget 2018
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Goods and Service Tax (GST) has been effective in India since July 2017, and many taxpayers, exporters, industries and markets have claimed that they faced difficulties in adapting the regime.
Extend pre-GST duty drawback rates till June: Par panel
Tue, Dec 19, 2017
In its report on the 'Impact of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on Exports' placed in Parliament today, the Standing Committee on Commerce chaired by Naresh Gujral recommended that a formal mechanism for grievance redressal of exporters must be put in place.
How to file a complaint if you fail to get GST benefit; check here
Thu, Dec 07, 2017
In a bid to provide relief to consumers and corporates, the GST council's 23rd meeting has decided to slash tax rate of nearly 178 items from the higher slab of 28%.
ITC's food division eyes 10% revenue from chocolates in 5 years
Sun, Dec 03, 2017
The company's branded packaged food business, which spans categories like staples, spices, ready-to-eat, snack foods, bakery and confectionery, among others, reportedly clocked sales of over Rs 8,000 crore last fiscal.
First post-GST budget likely on Feb 1
Sun, Dec 03, 2017
The Budget session of Parliament may begin on January 30 with President Ram Nath Kovind addressing the Joint Session of both the Houses of Parliament, a senior government official said.
India Inc demands rate cut in December policy; will RBI follow?
Sun, Dec 03, 2017
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel, will meet on December 5 and 6 for the Fifth Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement for 2017-18. The resolution of the MPC will be made public on December 6.
Prices of Fridge, AC & washing machines may soon become cheaper
Mon, Nov 20, 2017
Since its inception on July 01, 2017, GST has undergone various revision. There are five tax slabs under this regime namely - 0%, 5%, 12%, 18% and 28%.