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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

Single GST rate on cinema exhibition, plead multiplexes

The goods and services tax (GST) cut for movie tickets below Rs 100 by the GST Council on Sunday has come as a breather for largely single-screen operators. From 28 per cent, this rate was reduced to 18 per cent.Close to 75 per cent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 13th, 2017

GST: Single rate on cinema exhibition, plead multiplexes

The goods and services tax (GST) cut for movie tickets below Rs 100 by the GST Council on Sunday has come as a breather for largely single-screen operators. From 28 per cent, this rate was reduced to 18 per cent.Close to 75 per cent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 12th, 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-standardMay 28th, 2017

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

Won’t let TCS go away from Lucknow, says minister

Amid fears among Tata Consultancy Services employees that India’s largest software outsourcer may close down its unit here, the Uttar Pradesh government today said it will not let TCS go out of the s........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJul 16th, 2017

​City Council strikes compromise on $350,000 in funding

Cincinnati Council settled a dispute Wednesday over how an extra $350,000 in human services money would be spent, WVXU reports. After three hours of debate, council voted 8-1 to split the money between violence prevention programs and battling the he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 stocks wobble into the close as geopolitical risks linger

U.K. stocks end a wobbly Wednesday slightly higher, with investors taking a cautious approach after weaker-than-expected data on the key U.K. services sector as well as rising geopolitical tensions over North Korea......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2017

India"s GST must eventually evolve to just one or two slabs

The council's logic for multiple slabs may run counter to the philosophy of a good GST.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 1st, 2017

GST Council lowers tax rate on fertiliser to 5%, on tractor parts to 18%

Ahead of peak kharif sowing and keeping in mind farmer unrest across the country, the Goods and Services Tax Council lowered the rate on fertiliser from 12 per cent to five and on tractor parts from 28 per cent to 18 per cent.The de.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 30th, 2017

Telangana, Andhra farmers face ₹24,000-crore hit after rollout

As the country gets ready for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout on July 1, farmers are angry as the new tax regime would mean a higher burden. The GST Council has put fertilisers in the 12 per ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJun 29th, 2017

Wells Fargo sells commercial insurance unit to USI

As part of an ongoing restructuring effort, Wells Fargo & Co., the Charlotte region’s largest financial-sector employer, has agreed to sell its commercial insurance unit to privately held USI Insurance Services. Terms of the deal, set to close .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2017

Sri Lanka"s doctors go on strike demanding university close

Services at Sri Lanka's state-run hospitals were paralyzed as government doctors went on strike demanding the government shut down a private medical university......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 23rd, 2017

10 days ahead of GST launch, India Inc frets over anti-profiteering rules

With barely 10 days for launch of the national goods and services tax (GST), corporate India says it is unclear how the anti-profiteering regulations will work. "What the GST Council released this week was some process rules for .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 21st, 2017

India"s Goods and Services Tax Expected to Boost Its Economy

According to the World Gold Council, the new fiscal system will have a positive effect on gold demand.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 15th, 2017

BJP leaders to travel across country from July 2-7 to explain GST

New Delhi, June 14Wary that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime roll out from July 1 could fall victim to confusion, members of the union council of ministers are set to fan out across the country from July 2 to 7 in an.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 14th, 2017

Garment units in a fix over confusion in GST rates on job work

Textile industry has said that the confusion over tax rates on the job work still not addressed. They have knocked the doors of the Ministry asking for a clarification.At the June 11th meeting the GST Council has said that services .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 13th, 2017

Please note! Imported garments to become 5-6% cheaper with GST

Despite the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council provided all input credits to the textile industry, imported garment is likely to remain 5-6 per cent cheaper than domestically produced apparels.Import of textiles products is subjec.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 13th, 2017

Jewellery, tractor makers to gain from revised GST

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council's decision to lower rates on 66 items brought cheer to a host of companies in the jewellery, cinema and pharmaceutical sectors.Take jewellery companies. While a lower than expected rate of.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 12th, 2017

GST: Imported garments to become 5-6% cheaper

Despite the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council provided all input credits to the textile industry, imported garment is likely to remain 5-6 per cent cheaper than domestically produced apparels.Import of textiles products is subjec.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 12th, 2017