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Business Standard India
Government likely to dilute proposed labour reformsheld a demonstration last week protesting against the proposed reforms. Followi
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
held a demonstration last week protesting against the proposed reforms. Following the rally it is learnt that the a core group of ministers led by finance minister Arun Jaitley had given assurance to the union leaders that both the acts will be... Read more
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Business Standard India
News digest: GST return edit deadline, saving railway legacy, and moreAugust and September GSTR-3B return forms from November 20, Bihar Deputy Chief
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
August and September GSTR-3B return forms from November 20, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said on Saturday. The group of ministers (GoM) formed to look at the information technology (IT) problems of the Goods and Services Tax Network... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST revenue collections in October at Rs 95,131 cr: Sushil Modiof states has come down to 17.6 per cent, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Mo
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
of states has come down to 17.6 per cent, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said today. Modi, who heads the Group of Ministers (GoM) on GST Network, said the average revenue shortfall of all states for August was 28.4 per cent and it... Read more
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Business Standard India
Traders can edit Aug, Sept GSTR-3B returns from Nov 20August and September GSTR-3B return forms from November 20, Bihar Deputy Chief
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
August and September GSTR-3B return forms from November 20, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said on Saturday. The group of ministers (GoM) formed to look at the information technology (IT) problems of the Goods and Services Tax Network... Read more
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asianage
GSTN to launch facility for businesses to edit Aug, Sept GSTR-3BGSTR-3B return forms beginning November 20, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
GSTR-3B return forms beginning November 20, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said on Saturday. The Modi-led Group of Ministers (GoM), set up to look into GSTN glitches, also met Infosys Chairman Nandan Nilekani. Nilekani assured them... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iran-Iraq earthquake: Rescuers in race for survivorsSulaimaniyah, a city in the semi-autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq. I
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
Sulaimaniyah, a city in the semi-autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has sent a group of ministers, headed by Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli, to areas impacted by the earthquake to "consider the process... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. will work to remove 28% GST slab: Himanta Biswa Sarma(GST) Council approved dramatic changes to the tax regime and a reduction of ta
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
(GST) Council approved dramatic changes to the tax regime and a reduction of tax slabs for over 178 items, the chief of the Group of Ministers that had recommended the revisions and Assam Finance Minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma, said there would be a... Read more
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Business Standard India
After trimming 28% bracket, here are 5 things GST Council might do todayallow quarterly return filing for all taxpayers, with monthly tax payment. This
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
allow quarterly return filing for all taxpayers, with monthly tax payment. This was suggested in a report prepared by the group of ministers (GoM), led by Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.(Read more here) In its last meeting, the... Read more
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10d
Business Standard India
177 items to become cheaper as GST Council decides to trim 28% slabmay allow quarterly return filing for all taxpayers with a monthly tax payment.
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
may allow quarterly return filing for all taxpayers with a monthly tax payment. This proposal is there in the report of the group of ministers (GoM), led by Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. Besides, the composition scheme, which allows a... Read more
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asianage
Congress protests at GST council meettax. The Council may also allow quarterly return filing for all taxpayers- a s
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
tax. The Council may also allow quarterly return filing for all taxpayers- a suggestion that has found support from the group of ministers (GoM), led by Assam finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. The GOM report is aid to have backed the move... Read more
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asianage
GST Council meet: Tax overhaul of 200 items expected, eating out to get cheaper23rd meeting of the Council: 1. Deliberation on the suggestions made by Assam
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
23rd meeting of the Council: 1. Deliberation on the suggestions made by Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma-headed group of ministers (GoM) to cut tax rates for the composition scheme businesses to 1 per cent. 2. The GST rates on over 200... Read more
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The Hindu
GST Council to tighten norms for Composition Schemeeconomy despite the restrictions on the Composition Scheme, whose original thre
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
economy despite the restrictions on the Composition Scheme, whose original threshold limit was just ₹75 lakh a year. A Group of Ministers tasked with simplifying the Composition Scheme is learnt to have recommended a new regulation that would... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST Council may prune items in 28% slab, simplify returns tomorrowbe relooked at," an official said. Besides, making the composition scheme more
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
be relooked at," an official said. Besides, making the composition scheme more attractive is on the agenda and as per the Group of Ministers (GoM) recommendations, the Council may decide to allow businesses in an inter-state trade to opt for the... Read more
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asianage
GST Council may prune items in top slab, review tax on non AC food jointsbe relooked at," an official said. Besides, making the composition scheme more
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
be relooked at," an official said. Besides, making the composition scheme more attractive is on the agenda and as per the Group of Ministers (GoM) recommendations, the Council may decide to allow businesses in inter-state trade to opt for the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hiccups in GSTN portal's one yeara number of issues with the portal. The system crashed a couple of times in Sep
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
a number of issues with the portal. The system crashed a couple of times in September, which led to the setting up of a group of ministers (GoM) to examine why and what to do, led by Bihar finance minister Sushil Modi. "The journey has been... Read more
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The Hindu
Hopes rise over GST Council meetingabout correcting the difficult aspects of the tax regime for small businesses a
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
about correcting the difficult aspects of the tax regime for small businesses and exporters. The council had set up a Group of Ministers to recommend steps that can make the composition scheme more acceptable for micro, small and medium... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt may review monthly GST filing process to ease tax compliance burdenbeyond December," the official added. The official further said that a decisio
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
beyond December," the official added. The official further said that a decision to this effect may be taken next month. A group of ministers headed by Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had last week suggested that all taxpayers should be... Read more
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Business Standard India
Congress to seek overhaul of GST at next Council meetsectors are facing. The party had flagged the problems with the GSTN, as a res
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
sectors are facing. The party had flagged the problems with the GSTN, as a result the government constituted a group of ministers, it said. However, the Congress state FMs were not in favour of any Central Bureau of Investigation probe... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST on restaurants: Why input credit must continueIn the last council meeting, a Group of Ministers was set up to determine, amon
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
In the last council meeting, a Group of Ministers was set up to determine, among other things, whether the goods and services tax (GST) rate on restaurants should be reduced from the existing 18 per cent to 12 per cent. While this is great news for... Read more
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The Hindu
All GST issues to be resolved on November 10, says Modirise in the World Bank ranking. “Although I have not yet received a verbatim r
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
rise in the World Bank ranking. “Although I have not yet received a verbatim report on this, I am happy to say that the Group of Ministers set up by the GST Council, from whatever little information I have, I can say that almost all issues... Read more
16d
Business Standard India
Once part of World Bank, they now doubt India's ranking, Modi slams Congin short span of 3 years. India has also improved its standing in the Global Co
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
in short span of 3 years. India has also improved its standing in the Global Competitiveness Index. On GST, he said a group of ministers has positively accepted issues raised by traders and businesses and the GST Council at its next meeting on... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM hints more relief for traders & businesses to ease GST compliance burdenimprovements will be considered in the indirect tax regime for the benefit of t
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
improvements will be considered in the indirect tax regime for the benefit of the economy. The prime minister added that a group of ministers has positively accepted issues raised by traders and businesses and the GST Council at its next meeting on... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
GST will improve India’s ease of doing business ranking further, says PM Modifor doubting the ranking, he said those who worked with World Bank are now doub
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
for doubting the ranking, he said those who worked with World Bank are now doubting its ranking. On the GST, he said a group of ministers has positively accepted issues raised by traders and businesses and the GST Council at its next meeting on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys deploys more IT experts in states to address GSTN glitchesGSTR-1, 2 and 3 has also been extended. Glitches in invoice matching while fil
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
GSTR-1, 2 and 3 has also been extended. Glitches in invoice matching while filing GSTR-2 was flagged at the meeting of Group Of Ministers (GoM) on October 28 following which it directed Infosys to deploy more software engineers in every state... Read more
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Daily Mail
Spain warns it has ‘run out of patience’ with Cataloniaresigned the day before the Catalan parliament voted to declare independence fr
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
resigned the day before the Catalan parliament voted to declare independence from Spain last Friday. The imprisoned group of ministers have been separated by sex, with the women at the Alcalá female jail and the male prisoners sent to... Read more
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asianage
Infosys deploys more staff to tackle GSTN workload amid complaintsGSTR-1, 2 and 3 has also been extended. Glitches in invoice matching while fil
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
GSTR-1, 2 and 3 has also been extended. Glitches in invoice matching while filing GSTR-2 was flagged at the meeting of Group Of Ministers (GoM) on October 28 following which it directed Infosys to deploy more software engineers in every state... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Catalan leader claims Spain witch hunt as Prime Minister Rajoy moves warilyPuigdemont said some of his entourage would return to Madrid to attend court to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
Puigdemont said some of his entourage would return to Madrid to attend court to protest the allegations. "Another group of ministers will remain in Brussels to denounce this political trial before the international community and to urge... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. plans to sell Air India, AI Express togetherinternational airline, Air India Express. The decision was taken by the Air In
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
international airline, Air India Express. The decision was taken by the Air India-specific Alternative Mechanism — a group of Ministers led by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to decide on the modalities of stake sale in the national... Read more
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dna
Government taking fresh look on appointing Chief of Defence Staffhad called for appointment of a Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) as a single-point
dna / Posted 21 days ago
had called for appointment of a Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) as a single-point military adviser to the Defence Minister. A group of ministers analysing required reforms in the national security system had also favoured appointing a chief of defence... Read more
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Business Standard India
Last date for filing GSTR-2, 3 extended by a monthto file input tax credits, take remedial action for mismatches, and enable accu
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
to file input tax credits, take remedial action for mismatches, and enable accurate filing. The Council constituted a group of ministers (GoM) led by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi to look into taxpayers’ concerns with respect to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Deadline to file GSTR-2, GSTR-3 for July extendedat the 22nd meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) council in New Delhi. (
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
at the 22nd meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) council in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI) The decision comes after the Group of Ministers headed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi met on October 28 in Bengaluru to review the... Read more
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The Indian Express
More GST rate cuts likely, AC restaurants could get cheapercent GST rate for both AC and non-AC restaurants, too, have been proposed in th
The Indian Express / Posted 21 days ago
cent GST rate for both AC and non-AC restaurants, too, have been proposed in the slew of recommendations finalised by the Group of Ministers. (Representational) Small businesses under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) are set to receive a fresh... Read more
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The Hindu
GoM for composition scheme tax cutThe Group of Ministers set up to make the GST composition scheme more attractiv
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
The Group of Ministers set up to make the GST composition scheme more attractive on Sunday suggested lowering tax rates for manufacturers and restaurants under the plan to 1%. At present, while manufacturers pay GST at 2%, the rate for restaurants... Read more
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Business Standard India
Composition scheme: Small traders set to get fresh GST reliefAmar Agrawal. The recommendations will be placed before the GST Council in its
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
Amar Agrawal. The recommendations will be placed before the GST Council in its meeting in Guwahati on November 10. The group of ministers, constituted by the Council, has suggested allowing interstate sales for composition dealers. “We feel... Read more
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asianage
GoM for 12 per cent GST on AC eateries, composition scheme tax cutNew Delhi: The Group of Ministers set up to make GST composition scheme more at
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
New Delhi: The Group of Ministers set up to make GST composition scheme more attractive on Sunday suggested lowering tax rates for manufacturers and restaurants under the plan to 1 per cent. At present, while manufacturers pay GST at 2 per cent, the... Read more
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The Hindu
GoM suggests reducing GST for AC restaurantsThe Group of Ministers set up to make Godds and Services Tax (GST) composition
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
The Group of Ministers set up to make Godds and Services Tax (GST) composition scheme more attractive on Sunday suggested lowering tax rates for manufacturers and restaurants under the plan to 1%. At present, while manufacturers pay GST at 2%, the... Read more
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New Kerala
Sushil Modi-led panel flags issues in GSTR-2 filing - newkerala news #284111taxpayers in filing GSTR-2 and asked Infosys and GST Network (GSTN) to simplify
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
taxpayers in filing GSTR-2 and asked Infosys and GST Network (GSTN) to simplify the system. Modi headed the meeting of the Group of Ministers on the functioning of GSTN in Bengaluru. Speaking to reporters here, Modi said, "We have flagged the... Read more
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asianage
'Many issues on GSTN sorted, effort on to make it hassle free'are on to make the filing smooth, the network's chairman Ajay Bhushan Pandey sa
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
are on to make the filing smooth, the network's chairman Ajay Bhushan Pandey said. In an interview to PTI, Pandey said a group of ministers (GoM) headed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi reviews the functioning of the GST Network... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys to expand team to put GSTN on trackon GSTN, that were to be fixed by Infosys by this month end, only 18 of them ha
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
on GSTN, that were to be fixed by Infosys by this month end, only 18 of them have been operationalised so far, said the group of ministers (GoM) mandated to look into the issue, on Saturday. The GoM, led by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil... Read more
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Business Standard India
EY, Rothschild and Cyril Amarchand to advise on Air India privatisationto sell Air India’s domestic business separately, the treatment of Air India’s
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
to sell Air India’s domestic business separately, the treatment of Air India’s five subsidiaries. The government appointed Group of Ministers ministerial group (GoM) is looking into the treatment of Air India’s unsustainable debt, hiving off of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air India stake sale: 14 firms in race to assist govtfor ground-handling activities at Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Thiruvananthapuram,
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
for ground-handling activities at Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, and Mangaluru. A government-appointed Group of Ministers is looking into the treatment of Air India’s unsustainable debt, hiving off of certain assets to a shell... Read more
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Business Standard India
Inter-state supply may come under GST compositionBiswa Sarma, is expected to finalise the contours of the revised structure in i
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
Biswa Sarma, is expected to finalise the contours of the revised structure in its next meeting on Sunday. The five-member group of ministers (GoM) would meet representatives of small- and medium-scale industry on Sunday to seek feedback on... Read more
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The Hindu
Bengal Govt. calls for meet as raw jute demand fallsState and Union government officials are scheduled to attend the meeting, sourc
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
State and Union government officials are scheduled to attend the meeting, sources said. It would be a follow-up of the Group of Ministers meeting held on October 16. Infrastructure gap The meeting will also discuss the infrastructure gaps at... Read more
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Business Standard India
Many issues on GSTN sorted, efforts on to make it hassle-free: Ajay Bhushanare on to make the filing smooth, the network's chairman Ajay Bhushan Pandey sa
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
are on to make the filing smooth, the network's chairman Ajay Bhushan Pandey said. In an interview to PTI, Pandey said a group of ministers (GoM) headed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi reviews the functioning of the GST Network... Read more
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asianage
AI disinvestment: Unions to meet to discuss strategy next week50,000 crore, the government has decided to go for its strategic disinvestment
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
50,000 crore, the government has decided to go for its strategic disinvestment and the modalities are being worked out by a Group of Ministers headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. "We are going to talk to all the unions and bring them on one... Read more

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