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Business Standard India
Why 12% GST on sanitary napkins, nothing on bindi & kajal: HC asks Centreasked whether the price of sanitary napkins has been increased after GST. Resp
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
asked whether the price of sanitary napkins has been increased after GST. Responding to the court's query, counsel for the Goods and Services Tax Council told the court that if GST on sanitary napkins is reduced, it would apply even for the raw... Read more
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Gulf News
Shubha Mudgal slams tax rules for artistsSays there’s no logic behind the 18% tax slab for them Singer Shubha Mudgal, w
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
Says there’s no logic behind the 18% tax slab for them Singer Shubha Mudgal, who has been batting for royalty rights for artists, is questioning the logic behind an 18 per cent tax slab for them.The GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council on Friday... Read more
10d
Business Standard India
Big GST reset: Only 50 items stay in 28% slab, eating out to get cheaperConsumers will be paying less for a wide range of items from shampoo to furnitu
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
Consumers will be paying less for a wide range of items from shampoo to furniture from November 15 as the GST (goods and services tax) Council on Friday decided to cut the indirect tax from 28 per cent to 18 per cent on these and further down to 12... Read more
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The Hindu
GST Council cuts rate on majority of items in 28% slab: Bihar FMThe GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council, at its 23rd meeting on Friday, decide
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
The GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council, at its 23rd meeting on Friday, decided to retain only 50 items in the 28% tax slab, including luxury and negative items, Bihar Finance Minister Sushil Kumar Modi told reporters outside the meeting... Read more
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10d
The Hindu
Modi govt. has no option but to change GST ratesCongress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday said a “shower of changes” is expected
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday said a “shower of changes” is expected from a meeting of the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council in Guwahati on Friday. The “panic-stricken” Modi government would be forced to heed the advice of the... Read more
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11d
asianage
Sensex edges up to 33,250.93 ahead of GST Council meet outcomesession on Thursday as the Sensex closed in positive space after two sessions o
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
session on Thursday as the Sensex closed in positive space after two sessions of fall, ahead of the outcome of the GST Council meet amid a good set of earnings from Tata Motors and others. The 30-share Sensex, which had lost 512.38 points in... Read more
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asianage
Sensex trim gains, trading up by 60 points late morningthe Sensex surged nearly 245 points on hectic value buying in recently hammered
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
the Sensex surged nearly 245 points on hectic value buying in recently hammered shares. Investors focussed on the ongoing Goods and Services Tax Council meet in Guwahati on Wednesday expecting slash in indirect tax in some sectors. The 30-share... Read more
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Business Standard India
Only 62 items likely to stay in 28% GST slabThose planning to buy new furniture or refit electric switches might have to pa
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
Those planning to buy new furniture or refit electric switches might have to pay less after Friday, as the GST (goods and services tax) Council is likely to slash the indirect tax rates on these items at its meeting in Guwahati. At present, these... Read more
13d
The Hindu
Hopes rise over GST Council meetingThe Goods and Services Tax Council, which meets in Guwahati on November 9 and 1
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
The Goods and Services Tax Council, which meets in Guwahati on November 9 and 10, is expected to follow through on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s promise last Saturday to solve all grievances of small businesses under the GST regime and ease the... Read more
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The Hindu
GST council likely to lower 28% tax on some common-use itemsThe Goods and Services Tax Council may consider lowering tax rates on goods suc
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
The Goods and Services Tax Council may consider lowering tax rates on goods such as handmade furniture, plastic products and daily-use items like shampoo, and simplify return filing rules at its meeting this week. The Council, headed by Finance... Read more
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Business Standard India
Exporters yet to receive GST refunds despite government's reassurancesor purchase. These taxes can be claimed as refunds only after the goods have be
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
or purchase. These taxes can be claimed as refunds only after the goods have been exported out of India. On October 6, the Goods and Services Tax Council – the top decision-making body for the new tax regime – announced that refunds owed to... Read more

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