Tag: Arun Jaitley


Govt extends tax break for industry in hilly states till 2027

Industries in the north eastern and Himalayan states will continue to get tax exemption till March 2027, albeit as refund, under the current GST regime which was rolled out on July 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said. “Within the framework of the GST Act each industry will be entitled…

Arun Jaitley releases National Trade Facilitation Action Plan

FM releases National Trade Facilitation Action Plan for ease of doing biz

The National Action Plan aims to transform cross border clearance ecosystem by reduction in cargo release time through efficient, transparent, risk based, co-ordinated, digital, seamless and technology driven procedures which are supported by state-of-the-art sea ports, airports and land borders.…


Textile SMEs unaffected by GST rollout: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said small retailers in textiles sector have not been affected by Goods and Services Tax (GST), while replying to a starred question in Rajya Sabha on July 18 in a written reply. The Finance Minister said that organised players and unorganised sellers are l…