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Four slab rate structure for GST is better than a single rate: Arvind Panagariya

The GST is proposed to be levied at 6 per cent, 12 per cent or 18 per cent on the remaining goods and services.

NITI Aayog, government’s premier think-tank, has supported the four slab structure for… 333 more words

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Huge challenges for CAs after GST implementation: Venkaiah Naidu

HYDERABAD: Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said Chartered Accountants in India will have huge opportunities and challenges when the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is implemented… 161 more words

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The Government Cracks Down On Paid Parental Leave

Commencing from as early as January, thousands of parents could lose money due to a crackdown on paid parental leave.

However, the Labor government has said that it will never allow parental leave payments to tighten and will oppose the move. 186 more words


The past does not predict the future...

After the last debate for the presidency of the United States of America, it’s hard to imagine that these are the best two candidates to lead a world power for at least the next four years. 809 more words


No decision yet on GST rates as States oppose cess

Council to meet again on November 3-4 to finalise the tax structure; “Structure can be finalised after consensus is reached on funding for compensations”.

The GST Council’s third round of deliberations ended here on Wednesday without a decision on the rates structure after most States objected to a proposal to levy an additional cess on demerit goods. 489 more words

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Has our arms trade caused the Calais crisis?

Finally our country has started to allow young children and teenage migrants to come over from the jungle camp in Calais.

Even though this is all legal, newspapers such as the Daily Mail and The Sun have acted angrily to their arrival by questioning the age of these individuals. 621 more words

Centre proposes 26% peak rate for GST

Four-tier structure may be proposed at GST Council meet starting today; almost 20-25% of all taxable goods may come under the maximum rate

The Centre is likely to propose a four-tier tax structure under the goods and services tax (GST), with a peak slab of 26 per cent. 574 more words

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