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GST council finalises tax on services; exempts edu, healthcare

Press Trust of India 

The all-powerful Council today finalised rates for services under the Goods and Service (GST) regime, scheduled to kick-infrom July 1.

Healthcare and education would be exempt from

Minister Thomas Issac said there will be four rates for services at 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent, similar to slabs for goods.

The tax rate on gold has not been finalised yet, he said, adding that the Council will meet again on June 3.

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First Published: Fri, May 19 2017. 15:02 IST