27 May 2015
Vadodara: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said he was confident that Goods and Services Tax regime would come into force from April 2016 and the bill will be passed in next session of Parliament.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: As negotiations with states on GST enter a critical stage, the Centre is looking forward to implementation of the new indirect tax regime from April 1, 2016.
16 Aug 2012
Apparently lamenting the delay in introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST), Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said implementation of the big-ticket tax revamp would send a powerful signal about economic reforms being on course.
07 Sep 2013
Chandigarh: Industry body CII sought fiscal incentives on the lines of hilly areas and faster GST implementation from 14th Finance Commission.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Sunday exuded confidence that whoever forms the next government would be in a position to implement key reforms, including the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
14 Apr 2012
The Tamil Nadu government on Saturday clarified that non-implementation of the Goods and Service Tax (GST) from April 1, 2010 should not be the ground for stopping Central Sales Tax compensation to states, whose revenue loss is "substantial and permanent".
19 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Thursday said that the food processing industry is facing problems due to existing tax regime and hoped that implementation of the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST) would benefit the sector.
23 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In its first set of decisions, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Friday fixed the turnover-based exemption limit from such levies at Rs 20 lakh.
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.
05 Aug 2016
New Delhi: After getting the nod from the Upper House, one nation one tax regime is set to become a reality. Since it is a new law and result of the 122nd amendment in the Constitution, an entire new set up is required.