GST Council meet LIVE: Tax rate cut for 29 goods, 53 services

The 25th GST Council meet has ended in New Delhi's Vigyan Bhavan. The Council has cut tax rate on several goods and services.Speaking to media post the GST meet, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Nandan Nilekani, as part of Infosys, the service provider of GST, closely interacted with the two committees.

GST Council meet: No decision on inclusion of petrol, diesel products

As the GST Council met on Thursday to discuss single form for tax filing, inclusion of petroleum products and real estate in the GST, the council brought down tax rate on 29 items and 54 categories of services, but the agenda on petrol was deferred for the next GST Council meeting.

GST return filing simplification remains unresolved, GSTR-3B to continue

Till a definite remedy to GST return filing woes is found, the sellers and suppliers may continue to file their GSTR-3B and load their invoices. The details of supply can be provided after that.

Sensex gains steam after crossing 35,000, Nifty hits 10,887: Five things to know

While the Sensex rose more than 390 points to hit a fresh life high of 35,476, Nifty touched a new high of 10,887 rising nearly 100 points from Wednesday's close. 

Budget 2018: What's on the aam aadmi's wishlist?

Two weeks to go before Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents the Union Budget 2018-2019, the last regular Budget under the Narendra Modi government. Public expectation, therefore, is high that the coming Budget will be populist in nature, trying to please as many as possible.

Fri Jan 19 06:55:06 IST 2018

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