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Service companies will be required to pay GST on defaults and bad

An increasing number of defaulting customers are on the rise due to the COVID-19 crisis, and service companies are bearing the brunt of these defaults as they are required to pay GST on the defaults a...Continued

Karnataka directs officials to crack down on fake e-way bills

Officials of the commercial tax department in the State of Karnataka have been directed to inspect and initiate stringent action including imposing heavy penalties and fines on companies that are invo...Continued

GST on educational services from the current session at GNDU

Guru Nanak Dev University which was only partially implying the Goods and Services Tax on specific services will now be implementing GST on educational services as defined under Centre’s guidelines wi...Continued

GST NAA finds Philips India guilty of profiteering Rs 4.53 lakh

The National Anti-Profiteering Authority has found consumer electronics manufacturer Philips India guilty of not passing on GST rate cut benefit of more than Rs 4.53 lakh to consumers....Continued

18% GST applicable on Leased Premises for Cold Storage purpose of Agriculture Produce on Leasing Charges

The Authority of Advance Ruling has held a Goods and services tax rate of 18% is applicable on leasing charges on premises leased for cold storage of agricultural produce. ...Continued

India to stand by 'Google Tax'

Despite growing pressure from the United States over India's equalization levy on non-resident companies offering digital services in India, government officials remain undeterred. ...Continued

India will see these reforms in the new financial year

Another financial year is on the brink of closure and a brand new year approaches. 2020-21 is one to look out for, especially in India, because the Government is all set to introduce a plethora of ref...Continued

Commerce Ministry clarifies Issues relating to SEZ and EOUs

The Ministry of Commerce has issued a circular clarifying all issues pertaining to Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and Export Oriented Units (EOUs) raised by Stakeholders during the COVID-19 lockdown. T...Continued

GST Analytics wing to identify risky suppliers to exporters

The Central Board for Indirect Taxes and Customs has asked its GST risk management wing to conduct a supply chain analysis identifying risky major suppliers to exporters and share the data with jurisd...Continued

GST Applicable For Remuneration Paid To Directors - What You Need To Know?

In a recent ruling issued by Rajasthan bench of the Authority for Advance Ruling AAR, in the case of Clay Craft India Pvt Ltd, it was announced that the remuneration paid to directors at an organisati...Continued