Business Standard

Kerala, West Bengal opt for Centre's special GST compensation window

That leaves only Punjab, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh, which are yet to agree to the Centre's proposal

GST, goods and services tax
Premium

The window, which totalled Rs 1.1 trillion, has been operationalised by the Centre since October 23

Indivjal Dhasmana New Delhi
Kerala and West Bengal have accepted the Centre’s option of a special window for compensation to states for their goods and services tax (GST) shortfall. This has brought the total number of states that have accepted this option to 25. Now there are only three – Punjab, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh – that are yet to accept. Three Union Territories – Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir and Puducherry – have also decided in favour of the special window facilitated by the Centre.

The window, which totalled Rs 1.1 trillion, has been operationalised by the Centre since October 23. The Union government has

Don't miss the most important news and views of the day. Get them on our Telegram channel

First Published: Nov 25 2020 | 6:07 PM IST

Explore News

To read the full story, subscribe to BS Premium now, at just Rs 249/ month.

Key stories on business-standard.com are available only to BS Premium subscribers.

Register to read more on Business-Standard.com