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GST Rates: Biscuits to attract 18%; footwear 5% and Gold 3%

1 year ago PTI 0
New Delhi, Jun 3 (PTI) The GST Council on Saturday decided to tax gold at 3 per cent, footwear below Rs 500 at 5 per cent and biscuits at 18 per cent under the Goods and Services Tax, which will be rolled out from July 1. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council, chaired Read More

Consumers to pay less for common items under GST: Paswan

1 year ago PTI 0
New Delhi, May 18 (PTI) Consumers stand to gain from the GST rates announced for daily consumption items which will also help keeping a check on prices, Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said today. FMCG firms Dabur and Emami welcomed the rates on commonly used consumer items stating it would be beneficial but Read More