Tag: GST rollout

GST figures: Over 10 lakh new registrations approved, another 2 lakh in process

Will GST be a long-term pain for SMEs?

Global leader in credit ratings and research, Fitch Ratings has said in its latest special report on the newly rolled-out Goods and Services Tax (GST) that the tax regime is probable to have a negative impact on the SME sector. “India’s new Goods and Services Tax (GST) is likely to have a b…


GST Impact: Lenovo sees 5% growth in biz on the back of SMEs

PC maker Lenovo is expecting a 5 per cent increment in business after the GST rollout, given small traders will also be required to file their I-T returns thrice a month now, a company’s top executive said. “The computer industry is the only one which has a dual impact of GST which pe…


GST rollout: A mixed bag of pains & gains for SMEs

India has an estimated five crore small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that form the backbone of the economy. How will the implementation of the goods and services tax (GST) impact the sector, which contributes 50 per cent of the industrial output and constitutes India’s 42 per cent export earning…