VAT news tagged as "Modi"


India GST reform threat

November 14th, 2015

Growing political uncertainty looks set to undermine the progress of the implementation of the new Indian Goods & Services Tax to replace the antiquated VAT regime. This will undermine India’s ambitions to match China’s rise as a manufacturing superpower. Prime Minster Modi’s BJP party has suffered a series of local election defeats which means it …


India moves towards GST Bill in the Autumn

August 9th, 2014

India is hopeful of introducing a much-anticipated Goods & Services (GST) introduction Bill this winter. It is hoped that consensus will be reached with the 29 States by late September, paving the way for the introduction of a Bill before the year end. The have been many attempts to reform the creaking Indian VAT system, …