GET Stock QuotesNews18 APP
News18 English
Powered by cricketnext logo
»
1-min read

Revenue Secretary Adhia Uses Social Media to Dispel Tax Rumours

Hashmukh Adhia, the bureaucrat most responsible for shepherding the GST, has used social media quite actively to clarify matters regarding GST. He has also held 'masterclass' on the new tax to dispel confusion among stakeholders.

Tushar Dhara | News18.com

Updated:July 30, 2017, 2:35 PM IST
facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
Revenue Secretary Adhia Uses Social Media to Dispel Tax Rumours
File photo of Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia. (File image: REUTERS).
Loading...
New Delhi: Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia issued a caution on the tax rate on branded foodgrain on Twitter.




The tax rate on branded food grains is 5% while on unbranded grain is nil. There has been confusion about the tax rates on various items ever since GST was implemented on July 1.

Hashmukh Adhia, the bureaucrat most responsible for shepherding the GST, has used social media quite actively to clarify matters regarding GST. He has also held 'masterclass' on the new tax to dispel confusion among stakeholders.

The goods and serves tax rolls 17 indirect levies into a single, multi-tiered rate. Most goods and services are now taxed at 4rates between 5% and 28%.
| Edited by: Puja Menon
Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
Most Active
Company Price Change %Gain
Bajaj Finance 2,083.35 -1.51
Indiabulls Hsg 734.65 3.01
Reliance 1,054.70 -0.75
IndusInd Bank 1,473.15 1.64
Dewan Housing 192.90 2.39
Company Price Change %Gain
Indiabulls Hsg 735.05 2.88
Bajaj Finance 2,083.95 -1.63
Eicher Motors 22,335.00 -0.06
Dewan Housing 193.45 1.76
Asian Paints 1,138.80 -5.21
Top Gainers
Company Price Change %Gain
HPCL 217.90 3.47
Indiabulls Hsg 734.65 3.01
HDFC 1,686.75 1.72
IndusInd Bank 1,473.15 1.64
Bajaj Auto 2,586.50 1.16
Company Price Change %Gain
IndusInd Bank 1,480.00 2.62
HDFC 1,689.90 1.79
Yes Bank 213.65 1.26
Bajaj Auto 2,586.40 1.16
Adani Ports 316.80 0.67
Top Losers
Company Price Change %Gain
Asian Paints 1,138.45 -5.16
Sun Pharma 575.85 -5.12
Wipro 309.10 -4.07
Grasim 825.95 -3.66
UltraTechCement 3,343.65 -3.45
Company Price Change %Gain
Asian Paints 1,138.80 -5.21
Sun Pharma 576.30 -5.07
Wipro 309.30 -3.93
TCS 1,844.15 -3.05
Infosys 657.85 -3.01

Live TV

Loading...
Loading...