12 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The constitution of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council with the Finance Minister of India as its chair was approved on Monday, with powers to recommend the indirect tax rate and establish a disputes redressal mechanism, among other matters.
17 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Showing clear intent in reforming India's indirect tax regime within a time frame, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the government would bring in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill in the upcoming winter session of Parliament.
17 Sep 2016
Puducherry: Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Saturday said he would participate in the meeting of the Goods and Services Council slated to be held in Delhi on September 22 and 23.
27 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and bridging large infrastructure deficit are a difficult task before the Indian government, Moody's Investors Service said today.
11 Sep 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has written to all her counterparts to rally support for her view that the Central Government should strive for broad consensus on the issue of Goods and Services Tax (GST).
09 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Sunday urged the government to speedily implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill tabled in the Lok Sabha, allowing industry participation in the discussions on the proposed indirect tax regime.
01 Sep 2016
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Legislative Assembly on Thursday unanimously ratified the Constitution Amendment Bill for Goods and Services Tax (GST), paving way for introduction of the landmark tax reform.
04 Aug 2016
New Delhi: After much political slugfest between the government and opposition, the long awaited Goods and Services Tax Bill (GST) finally passed the Rajya Sabha test on Wednesday. Now, political and legislative decks are clear to make the concept of ‘one nation one tax’ a reality.
09 Sep 2016
Shillong: Meghalaya on Friday became the 21st state to ratify the Constitution Amendment Bill on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as the assembly unanimously gave its assent.
30 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: The Telangana Legislature today unanimously ratified the Goods and Services Tax Constitutional Amendment Bill, becoming 12th state to have approved the legislation that will pave the way for roll-out of a single and unified tax system in the country.