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  • Trail of queries on rule change

    17-09-2018 01:09:00

    For most exporters, the amount of IGST to be refunded might be much higher than the exemption they'd availed of on the import under advance authorisation

  • More obtuseness from the FinMin

    10-09-2018 02:37:00

    When GST was introduced, the government ignored pleas to retain upfront exemption from IGST on import by EOUs and under advance authorisation and EPCG authorisation

  • WTO looks back at data of 2017

    03-09-2018 05:30:00

    Trade in commercial services fully recovered in 2017, with 8% growth in 2017

  • Global definitions in supply chain finance

    27-08-2018 02:29:00

    SCF is defined as the use of financing and risk mitigation practises and techniques to optimise the management of working capital and liquidity invested in supply chain processes and transactions

  • More uncertainty with rupee's slide

    20-08-2018 05:33:00

    The higher price of crude oil and the falling rupee, coupled with looser fiscal policy, might have inflationary impact

  • Previous trade policies can help avoid pitfalls

    12-08-2018 20:55:00

    In the seventies, the feeble attempts to promote exports started and gained some steam in the eighties

  • GST concession but only halfway

    05-08-2018 23:15:00

    The latest exemption for services supplied by an establishment of a person in India to any other of that person outside India is an improvement over the earlier position when tax was payable

  • Needed decisions by GST Council

    30-07-2018 01:05:00

    The Council is moving towards a three-tier structure of five, 12 and 18 per cent, though it could be a while before all items come into these slabs

  • Draft changes to GST regulations

    23-07-2018 06:00:00

    Mostly, these are taxpayer-friendly measures and correction of inadvertent errors

  • Do we need more strategy making?

    16-07-2018 06:22:00

    In the past few months, the Trump administration in America States has raised tariffs on many goods

  • Amidst all the hoopla, GST problems remain

    09-07-2018 06:31:00

    In an overall assessment, the problems faced by a section are unlikely to get much attention

  • We must recognise the role of unsung heroes who made GST a reality

    02-07-2018 06:30:00

    When the refunds of exporters got stuck due to mismatches, the CBIC granted many relaxations that helped the field formation team clear substantial backlog

  • GST still work in progress

    27-06-2018 05:55:00

    With all the untiring efforts of officials in the finance ministry and GST Network, the complaints are reducing; however, it is too early to say the new tax regime has stabilised

  • Expect some vanishing of export concessions

    18-06-2018 07:00:00

    The prospect of achieving $350 bn during the current year (FY19) look brighter but much will depend on how the commerce ministry negotiates with US govt the issue of phasing out of export subsidies

  • Illogical rules need review

    11-06-2018 07:00:00

    Despite the clarifications, anomalies persist at the ground level