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Interim Budget eases GST estimate, collection rises to 84% of target

The mop-up touched Rs 1.03 trn in Jan, taking the collection since April 2018 to Rs 9.71 trn

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Abhishek Waghmare  |  New Delhi 

Here's how govt can still meet fiscal deficit target despite GST shortfall

The government has revised the goods and services tax (GST) collection target, making it easier to achieve. In the interim Budget presented on Friday, the central (CGST) estimate has been revised downward by Rs 1 trillion to Rs 5.04 trillion due to shortfall in the current financial year.

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First Published: Sat, February 02 2019. 22:24 IST