Sep 22, 2016 at 09:00 | Source: PTI
Malkani said the domestic hospitality industry pays tax in the range of 18-25 percent, which includes luxury tax and service tax, while in countries like Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Thailand, it is not more than 5 percent.
Sep 21, 2016 at 10:56 | Source: PTI
Describing the decision of making Section 17 of the Act effective from September 16 (midnight of September 15/16) as an "unprecedented blunder", he said the Local Body Tax (LBT) and Octroi collection (in Maharashtra) must stop forthwith and taxes collected since September 16 be returned.
Sep 11, 2016 at 13:58 | Source: PTI
Apex indirect tax body CBEC will be renamed as the Central Board of Indirect Tax (CBIT) once the new national tax framework kicks in from April 1 next year, as per the draft dealing in GST organisational structure prepared by the Centre.
Sep 09, 2016 at 21:54 | Source: PTI
The Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) is the special purpose vehicle that was formed under the previous UPA government to set up the information technology framework for rolling out the indirect tax regime that will replace a string of local levies.
Aug 31, 2016 at 11:42 | Source: PTI
To promote eco-friendly vehicles, the government had formally launched the FAME India scheme last year offering incentives on electric and hybrid vehicles of up to Rs 29,000 for bikes and Rs 1.38 lakh for cars.
Aug 29, 2016 at 12:14 | Source: PTI
Raj was speaking to newsmen last evening here where he came to thank and appreciate the 'Govindas' who had gone ahead with the Dahi Handi celebrations as usual despite the SC curb.
Aug 26, 2016 at 12:28 | Source: PTI
Tourist and other business activities in Kashmir have come to a halt for the past 49 days after protests erupted in Kashmir following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in an encounter with security forces in south Kashmir's Anantnag district on July 8.
Aug 24, 2016 at 15:52 | Source: PTI
There should be a parity in taxes between processed and unprocessed food products, otherwise the very benefit of processed foods will not reach the consumers because of the price difference, it said.
Aug 23, 2016 at 12:46 | Source: PTI
The Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) is the special purpose vehicle that was formed under the previous UPA regime to set up the information technology backbone for rolling out the indirect tax regime that will replace myriad local levies.
Aug 19, 2016 at 19:30 | Source: PTI
Handset makers' body IndianCellular Association (ICA) has urged the government tocontinue with the differential duty structure once the GST isimplemented to promote domestic manufacturing of mobilephones.