Tag Archives: GST


CBI arrests GST commissioner, 8 others in bribery case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested a Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Central Excise Commissioner in an alleged bribery case on Saturday. Also, two superintendents and an official, working in the GST and Central Excise Commission in Kanpur and six persons, including the director of


Need for simplification of GST compliances: CII

Ahead of the Budget, industry chamber CII today sought redressal of issues related to GST compliance including filing of returns, matching of invoices and getting timely input tax credit. According to the chamber, simplification of Goods and Services Tax (GST) compliances would result in higher


CII Seeks Deadline Extension For Filing GST Returns

Industry chamber CII has sought extension of time by two months for filing of GST returns in view of difficulties being faced by businesses. The GST Council has already extended the last date for filing final returns to October 10. CII has now requested for further extension


No GST on free food supplied by religious institutions

No GST is applicable on free food supplied in anna kshetras run by religious institutions; prasadam supplied by religious places like temples, mosques, churches, gurudwaras, dargahs, etc. attracts Nil CGST and SGST or IGST, as the case may be. There are media reports suggesting that


Prez gives nod to order on GST in J-K

NEWS SCAN President Pranab Mukherjee today gave nod to an order pertaining to implementation of the Goods and Services Tax regime in Jammu and Kashmir, clearing decks for the state assembly for enacting a State GST law. Official sources said that the President cleared the