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3 Years of GST in India: The Journey So Far

On July 1, 2020, India completed 3 years since the launch of GST. We’ve created an infographic to show you the major events in the journey of GST over the last 3 years....Continued

Open Online Portal to enable Petitioner to File revised declaration TRAN-1: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court has directed that GST authorities open an online portal to allow petitioners to file revised declaration TRAN-1 form....Continued

Taxpayers demand a refund on late fees after Centre announces waiver

At the 40th GST Council Meet, Union Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman announced a waiver of the late fees on delayed payments of the Goods and Services Tax....Continued

Goods purchased, sold overseas liable to GST in India: AAR

The Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling in Gujarat has issued an advance ruling stating that GST is applicable on transactions wherein a domestic company purchases products from one country and sel...Continued

Allow airlines to use accumulated GST credit

India’s aviation industry which was expecting some tax relief after the 40th GST council meet was in for a disappointment as the Centre made no such announcements. ...Continued

Over 500 e-offices launched by CBIC

In a move that will advocate automation and digitisation and facilitate faceless, contactless and paperless indirect tax administration, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs has launched an...Continued

CBIC cracks down on GST evaders

After detecting a GST evasion of over ₹200 crores by a tobacco company, the Central Board for Indirect Taxes and Customs has directed its authorities to tighten the noose around tax evaders....Continued

Interest on PPF, savings bank deposit to be included for calculating GST registration threshold: AAR

The Gujarat bench of the Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling has held that value of exempted income, like interest on PPF, savings bank account and loans given to family/friends, will be included a...Continued

Developed land sold as plots will attract GST: AAR

The Gujarat bench of the Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling has held that sale of land for which real estate developers have provided primary amenities such as drainage, waterline and electricity ...Continued

Input tax credit cannot be availed on GST paid for employees cabs

The Himachal Pradesh bench of the Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling has held that input tax credit for GST paid on hiring commercial vehicles for transportation of employees cannot be claimed by ...Continued