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GST implementation: How the e-way bill can create complications for transporters

One of the great promises of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which was rolled out from July 1 this year, was that it would greatly simplify tax compliance, bring every state in the country under the same tax, and thus reduce the incentive to do cross border shopping and tax arbitrage.

 
 
It would be naive for any new website to think that they will reach customers and grab eyeballs as easily as their better established rivals.
CSO is working hard to modernise India's data collection methods and also the way it calculates various economic indices.
 
 
For the big 12 debtors that the banks referred to the NCLT at the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) behest, there is still a fair amount of interest from bidders.
The GDP growth slowed to 6.1 per cent for the fourth quarter of 2016-17, from the 7.0 per cent the previous quarter.
Most economist and analysts were keenly waiting for the CSO's advance estimates of Q3 2016-17 to understand how demonetisation had impacted the economy.
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