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Prime Minister Modi Revisits Economic Reform Agenda After Landslide UP Election Victory

Armed with a new mandate as a champion of the poor, Prime Minister Narendra Modi still faces a struggle to implement reforms to boost growth and jobs in Asia's third-largest economy, say experts

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GST Closer To July 1 Rollout As Council Reaches Agreement On Key Issues

A maximum of 15 per cent cess on top of the peak GST rate of 28 per cent will be levied on luxury goods and aerated drinks after the GST Council has approved a cap on cess along with supporting legislations

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PM Modi Hopes For Breakthrough On GST Legislation

As the Budget session of Parliament resumed on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoped there will be a breakthrough on the Goods and Services Tax bill and that issues will be discussed in a democratic manner

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Government Finalises Bills To Launch GST In July

The GST Council on Saturday fixed a 5 per cent tax rate on small hotels and restaurants and approved draft of key supporting legislations to enable rollout of the new indirect tax regime from July 1

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Centre, States Broadly Agree On CGST, IGST Provisions

The GST Council at a meeting on Saturday broadly agreed on the contours of two key legislations -- CGST and IGST -- but a final approval is likely only by mid-March

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Model GST Bill To Go For 20% Peak Tax, Slabs Intact For Now

The GST Council has proposed to raise the peak tax rate to 20 per cent, from the current 14 per cent, in the model goods and services tax Bill to preclude the requirement of approaching Parliament for any change in rates in future

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GST Adoption Could Raise India's GDP To Over 8 Per Cent, Says IMF

The adoption of the GST could help raise India's medium-term GDP growth to over eight per cent and create a single national market for enhancing the efficiency of the movement of goods and services, the IMF has said

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GST Council Clears Law To Compensate States For Revenue Loss, Says FM Arun Jaitley

Inching towards rolling out of GST, the GST Council on Saturday approved a law to compensate states for any loss of revenue from the implementation of the new national sales tax but deferred approval for enabling laws to next meeting

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Platform Set To Roll Out GST

The approach of the government indicates an intention to transition to Goods and services Tax at the earliest

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GST Would Be Instrumental For Simplification And Greater Transparency

The FM did not seem to disappoint on the first set of expectations with a new agenda "Transform, Energise and Clean India" (TEC) that consisted of ten distinct themes to foster this broad agenda

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Union Budget 2017-18: The Budget That Should Change It All

While people are still uncertain about the impact of GST and demonetisation, it is the budget of 2017 that is most awaited

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GST Incentives Will Drive Digital Transactions

By offering the consumer the option to route his plastic card payment through Rupay government will be able to offer him the lowest cost of transaction

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Demonetisation, GST To Fetch More Revenues To Government, Asserts FM Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday put up a spirited defence of demonetisation, saying the drive "shook" the financial system for a short while, but will integrate the shadow economy with the formal in the long run and ensure better tax compliance

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Budget 2017: Expectations, Relevance For E-commerce Industry

In order to bring more multinational companies under the tax net, the government seems to be broadening of tax net

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GST: Tax Evasion Up To Rs 2 Crore A Bailable Offence

To make GST regime less onerous, the Centre and states have decided to water down the penal provisions to ensure a trader gets immediate bail if the alleged tax evasion is up to Rs 2 crore

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