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12% GST on Agreement of Supply of Services on Transportation of Goods by Road

The Maharashtra bench of the Authority for Advance Ruling held that 12% GST is applicable to the agreement of supply of services in relation to transportation of goods by road....Continued

RERA, GST, IBC reforms attracting investors

A report by JLL and LaSalle's biennial Global Real Estate Transparency Index (GRETI) report has stated that policies like the Real Estate Regulation and Development Act 2016 (RERA), the Goods and Serv...Continued

System not updated after announcement of nil late fee on GSTR-3B, excess amount to be re-credited soon

After the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs notified that late fees on GSTR-3B would be waived off on returns with Nil liabilities, a number of taxpayers came forward to file Nil returns....Continued

Punjab & Haryana H.C. directs GST-Authority to permit the upload of TRAN-I, the petitioner may avail ITC in case of failure

In a significant judgement, the High Court of Punjab and Haryana has directed GST authorities to permit the upload TRAN-I on or before June 30, 2020, and in case of the respondent authority fails to d...Continued

Late fee on GST returns capped to Rs 500 till July: CBIC

The Central Board for Indirect Taxes and Customs has notified that the Centre has capped the late fee for filing monthly Goods and Services Tax returns at ₹500 per return for the period from July 2017...Continued

Fusible Interlining Cloth is not a Woven Fabric

The Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling in West Bengal has ruled that fusible interlining cloth is not a woven fabric and falls under HSN 5903, so Goods and Service Tax at the rate of 12% is applic...Continued

Petition Questions SECI's Annuity Method for Dispensing Solar GST Claims

A petition filed before the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission has sought clarification on the Goods and Services Tax compensation for the costs incurred beyond the date of commissioning of a p...Continued

Bringing petrol and diesel under GST will help consumers and oil companies

The consensus at the BusinessLine Knowledge Series webinar on Fuel Prices - How High is too High? that was moderated by Richa Mishra, Senior Associate Editor and Chief of Bureau-Delhi at the Hindu Bus...Continued

File Nil statement in GSTR-1 through SMS from July

Fulfilling GST compliance requirements is going to get a lot easier for over 12 lakh registered taxpayers as the Government has announced the provision of filing NIL statements for GSTR1 via Short Mes...Continued

Kerala becomes the first State to adopt second-level verification for new GST registrations

To keep in check the rising number of benami registrations that make fraudulent input tax credit claims, the State of Kerala has introduced a second level of verification of registration for all regis...Continued