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GST rates could be known today: GST council's meet begins in Srinagar

In its previous meetings, the council had decided on a four-tier tax structure of 5, 12,18 and 28%

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The tax that 1.3 billion Indians will pay on buying salt to luxury cars and on services like phone calls to dining out will be decided at the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting starting on Thursday in Srinagar, where a tight security cover has been thrown in view of recent protests. Srinagar has been chosen as the venue for this crucial GST Council meeting, which will have in attendance Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his ministry officials as well as representatives of 29 states and union territories, to send out possibly a message to the people of Jammu and ...

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First Published: Thu, May 18 2017. 09:29 IST
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