The Gujarat government received more income from tax payers after implementation of the GST. Finance minister of state and deputy chief minister Nitin Patel declared the figures of income through taxes pre and post GST regime and that showed that government earned more income through taxes after GST and that was recorded at Rs 30,894.92 crore between August 1, 2017 to January 31, 2018.

NEW DELHI: Proprietary businesses, LLPs and HUFs, which took registration under GST between October 2016 and June 2017, have come under the scanner of CBEC for claiming input tax credit. 

The government on Thursday said that no exemptions from tax refund had been given to the northeastern and hilly states under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime till March 2027.

Pegged at $100 billion, Indian fashion and lifestyle industry is witnessing a surge, growing at a compound annual growth rate of 8-10 per cent offline and gradually embracing online as the channel of the future, as is evident from a projected penetration of 15-20 per cent over the next five years, from the current 4 per cent, according to research by Myntra. 

Joining West Hollywood and Berkeley, Calif., San Francisco implemented a similar ban restricting the sale of fur products following a unanimous 10–0 vote by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. At the forefront of the ban was Supervisor Katy Tang, who represents the city’s Sunset and Parkside neighborhoods.

It is unfortunate that the authorities concerned have not taken a good lesson from the Rana Plaza collapse that shook the world about five years ago. Reports have it that quite a number of factories have still remained non-compliant with structural and safety standards, although garment factory remediation is nearing completion.