*BREAKING*: The four Bills are the Central Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017, the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017, the Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to States) Bill, 2017 and the Union Territory Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017. *Rajya Sabha passes all
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday the consumer will be “king” under the goods and services tax (GST) that will liberate people from “tax terrorism” as Parliament cleared a bill to roll-out one of India’s biggest reforms, ending its five-year-wait. Minutes before the Lok
NEW DELHI: Finally the long awaited GST, 122nd Constitutional amendment Bill to turn the bill into law. The Lok Sabha had already passed the key bill. The India is one more step ahead towards the biggest tax reform in Indirect Tax. Everyone was waiting since long
Striking a conciliatory note, parliamentary affairs minister Venkaiah Naidu announced on Tuesday he was ready to talk to everyone including top Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi to evolve a consensus on passing the crucial GST bill next month. Said he had kicked off consultations
Racing against time to get the GST billcleared from Parliament, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday attacked the Congress for blocking the legislation that it had itself brought in and said ‘obstructionist’ tendencies and negativism were hurting the country and its economy. Acknowledging that there may be
Ufa (Russia): Ahead of monsoon session, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday expressed hope for the “very important” GST Bill will get through in Parliament. “Some people will try to oppose (the bills). This conflict continues in parliamentary democracy… I think passage of GST is
New Delhi: For years Indian businesses have lobbied for a nationwide sales tax, hoping to replace a chaotic structure that inflates costs and halts their trucks at state borders for duty payments, and to unify the country into one of the world’s largest single markets.