Tag: GSTN

Subramanian Swamy asks PM to restructure GSTN

Newsroom24x7 Staff Ruling Bharatiya Janata party MP and former Union Minister for Commerce, Law and Justice Subramanian Swamy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to direct the complete stay of all operations of the present constituted Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) till it is restructured according to India’s national interest and

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Implementation of GST: Why involve a Private Limited Company in a Sovereign Function?

Lalit Shastri The directive by Union Finance Ministry to the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) and Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) to share data with Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) – a Section 25 non-Government, not-for-profit Pvt Ltd Company – has run into rough weather as serious objections are being raised about the

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Implementation of GST by generalists and private players: Discontent brewing among IRS officers

Lalit Shastri The idea of forming a private limited company with private players to implement the GST goes against the whole concept of sovereign responsibility of administering tax administration. It is to be underscored that India is a Union of States and the Union should not become weak by giving the States excessive leverage when it comes to

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