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GST Council fits close to 500 services under four slabs

The slabs are 5%, 12%, 18% & 28%; rates of bidis, gold, textile, footwear to be taken up June 3.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

TV, AC to cost more, smartphones to be cheaper under GST

GST Council had put over 1,200 goods and 500 services in four tax slabs of 5, 12, 18, 28%.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard13 hr. 35 min. ago

GST meeting: Arun Jaitley thanks J&K govt for "outstanding arrangements"

Tax slabs for services, commodities to be determined in the GST Council meet in Srinagar.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2017

GST: Luxury, standard, basic tax slabs to replace current rate on services

GST Council plans three-rate service tax structure.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2017

Cayetano to grow new business with Young Laundry acquisition; Al Phillips taking over retail stores

United Laundry Services President and CEO Vicky Cayetano told Pacific Business News Friday that United Laundry‚Äôs purchase of the Young Laundry business from Mainland parent US Dry Cleaning Services Corp. is scheduled to close on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2017

No review of GST rates, says CBEC chief Vanaja Sarna

The GST Council in its last meeting decided rates for 1,211 items and 500 services.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 26th, 2017

Medical District employer to lay off staffers

A Medical District employer will soon close, affecting 87 employees. Angelica Textile Services, Inc. filed an official Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN) notice with the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2017

GST will make consumers the king, end tax terrorism: Council officials

The official said that so far 16 states have passed the State Goods and Services Tax (SGST) bill......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 23rd, 2017

Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in AmTrust Financial (AFSI) Stock

Investors in AmTrust Financial (AFSI) need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. Investors in AmTrust Financial Services, In.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 22nd, 2017

GST Council approves refund of exporters" duty claims within ten days

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) council have accepted the Commerce Ministry's suggestion of refunding 90 per cent of exporters' claims on incentive schemes within the first 10 days.However, the Council which had met till Frida.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 20th, 2017

GST: Concept of luxury expands; paints, chocolates under 28%

Do chocolates, chewing gum, paints, leather jackets and everyday stationary items such as water colours count as luxury goods? The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council says Yes, putting all these in the highest slab, of 28 per cent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

GST rates: Congress adopts wait and watch policy over 28% slab on 19% items

The Congress adopted a wait and watch policy on the tax rates approved by the Goods and Services Tax Council saying it was still work in progress but expressed concerned over 28 percent slab applicable to just 19 percent items."At .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

GST expands concept of luxury

Do chocolates, chewing gum, paints, leather jackets and everyday stationary items such as water colours count as luxury goods? The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council says Yes, putting all these in the highest slab, of 28 per cent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

GST rates on textiles deferred to June 3

With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council unable to arrive at a consensus on Friday on the textiles sector, the rate announcement has been deferred to June 3. The deferment is understandably due to complexities within the entire.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

INFOGRAPHIC: A stock investor"s guide to GST rates

The GST council will decide on the balance rates and the GST rate for services on May 20.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

Under GST, 81% items to be taxed at below 18% rate slabs: Revenue Secretary

GST Council approves 7 rules of GST; Council will discuss gold and beedi rates tomorrow.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2017

81% items to be taxed at below 18% GST rate slabs, says Revenue Secretary

GST Council approves 7 rules of GST; Council will discuss gold and beedi rates tomorrow.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2017

GST Council finalises tax rates on 80-90% goods, services

The GST will be a national sales tax that will be levied on consumption of goods or use of services.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2017

Mayor Turner proposes 2018 budget to close deficit of more than $120M

Mayor Sylvester Turner delivered his proposed budget for fiscal year 2018 to Houston City Council on May 9. The proposed budget closes a deficit of more than $120 million, according to a May 9 press release. That was accomplished through $72.8 mil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2017

Medical Services Stock Q1 Earnings on May 10: CRL, XON, INCR

Let's see what awaits these three medical services stocks that are slated to release their first-quarter 2017 results on May 10. With the earnings season drawing to a close and the majority of the bigwigs having repor.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 9th, 2017

The White House Has a New Council Focused on Technology

In an effort to improve the government's use of digital services President Donald Trump is eager to transform the way the government uses and delivers digital services. To ensure this ha.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 1st, 2017