GST Act 2017

GST Act 2017

The Central Goods and Service Tax Act,2017 .  This Act to make a provision for levy and collection of tax on intra-State supply of goods or services or both by the Central Government and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
BE it enacted by Parliament in the Sixty-eighth Year of the Republic of India as one Nation one Tax. This Act.The bill was passed by the Rajya Sabha on 3 August 2016, and the amended bill was passed by the Lok Sabha on 8 August 2016. The bill, after ratification by the States, received assent from President Pranab Mukherjee on 8 September 2016, and was notified in The Gazette of India on the same date. This Act merged many Central Taxes and State Taxes these are following

1.Central Excise Duty

2.Service Tax

3.Duty of Excise ( Medical and Toilet Preparation)

4.Central Surcharges and Cess

5.Additional Duty of Excise ( Textiles and Textile Products)

6.Additional Duty of Custom

7.Additional Duty of Excise  ( Goods of Special Importance)

8. Special additional Duty of Customs

9.State VAT

10.Purchases Tax

11.Luxury Tax

12.Central sales Tax

13. Taxes on Lotteries, betting and gambling

14.Entry Tax

15.Taxes on Advertisement

16.Entertainment  Tax

 

 

 

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