27 Mar 2018
GST collection falls to Rs. 85,174 cr in February
GST collections slid for the second straight month to Rs. 85,174 crore in February as only 69% of the assessees filed returns.
11 Feb 2018
Eight tax officers to handle your GST queries online
In light of mass complaints regarding lack of information about the GST, the Finance Ministry has roped in eight tax officers, all assistant commissioners, to answer related queries on Twitter/email with immediate effect.
26 Jan 2018
After decline, GST collections rise to Rs. 86,703cr in December
After falling for two straight months, revenue collections under GST have risen marginally for December. The total collection in December was Rs. 86,703cr.
18 Jan 2018
GST Council Meet: Rates on 29 goods, 53 services revised
At the 25th GST Council Meeting, convened in New Delhi, the highest decision-making authority on Goods and Services Tax (GST) has revised the tax rates on as many as 29 items and 53 services.
10 Nov 2017
GST Council: Only 52 of 227 Items remain under 28%
At its 23rd meeting, the GST Council announced a slew of reforms in India's new tax regime. One was the reduction of items under the highest tax slab of 28% from 227 to 52.
10 Nov 2017
GST Council's 23rd meeting: What can be expected?
At its 23rd meeting today, the GST Council is expected to announce drastic reforms to benefit both consumers and producers.
30 Oct 2017
Deadline for filing GSTR-2, 3 extended by a month
A week after waiving penalties on delayed filing of GST returns for August and September, the government has extended the deadline for filing GSTR-2 returns and GSTR-3 for July, to November 30 and December 11 respectively.
24 Oct 2017
Late GST filing fees waived off for August and September
In major relief for taxpayers, the government has waived off penalties on delayed filing of GST returns for August and September.
09 Sep 2017
No relief for traders: Govt denies extension of GSTR-3B deadline
Despite mass complaints by traders about server issues in the GST Network which had delayed their returns filing, the Finance Ministry has refused to extend the deadline of September 20.
10 Sep 2017
GST: Car prices will increase; daily-use items made cheaper
Mid-sized cars, luxury cars, and SUVs are set to see an increase in prices after the GST Council decided to levy an additional cess on them.
09 Sep 2017
GSTN servers faulty, relax deadlines say traders
Traders said they were unable to file returns due to GST Network (GSTN) server issues. It's not the first time that the taxpayers have voiced this grievance.
03 Sep 2017
GST Update: Government waives penalty on late returns for July
Bringing much-needed relief, the Center, on the recommendations of the GST Council, has decided to not impose the fine of Rs. 200 per day on those who haven't been able to file their GST returns within the deadline. Note: This relaxation is only in place for July.