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NAA finds Emaar MGF guilty of profiteering

The National Anti Profiteering Authority has ruled that real estate firm Emaar MGF is guilty of profiteering of ₹13.35 crore and directed it to return the amount to 1,239 homebuyers with 18% interest....Continued

The GST effect

India's biggest indirect tax reform in the last decade has been the Goods and Services Tax that was implemented in 2017. And even though it has had teething issues like confusing and cumbersome filing...Continued

Taxpayers denied pre-GST tax credits

The Centre has imposed a restriction on the time limit to claim transitional credit. On May 5, in a landmark judgement that brought much relief to taxpayers...Continued

GST hearings will be allowed on WhatsApp

The Central Board for Indirect Taxes and Customs has issued a notification allowing the use of the mobile application, WhatsApp to conduct virtual hearings of all demand notices related to indirect ta...Continued

Why is e-invoicing a game-changer?

E-invoicing has officially been rolled out by the Government of India, and this new system promises to change the way we deal with the country's largest tax reform, the Goods and Services Tax. ...Continued

Transfer of under Construction Project do not attract GST: AAR

The Authority for Advance Ruling in the State of Uttarakhand has issued a ruling that construction companies opting for transfer of under-construction projects under ‘Business Transfer Project’ are ex...Continued

18% GST on Mining Licences till December 2018: AAR

The Authority for Advance Ruling in the State of Uttarakhand has observed that taxpayers with licenses that allow extraction or use of minerals including exploration and evaluation are to be classifie...Continued

Why are GST taxation reforms critical this year?

Experts believe that the economy tends to take a back seat when political and religious issues take precedence over everything else. Amidst all the protests and rallies around the CAA bill, India seem...Continued

Chennai GST revenue department activates Whatsapp number for ease of communication

In light of the Coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown, the GST revenue department of Chennai has issued a trade notice wherein the taxpayers falling under Central Jurisdiction within the State ...Continued

GST Dept issues Circular addressing issues related to Refund of Excess Balance in Cash Ledger

The Principal Additional Director General of System and Data Management of the Goods and Services Tax & Central Excise has issued a circular to Principal Commissioners of all GST Zones and Central Boa...Continued