Indian opposition to boycott tax launch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a gala mid-night function at the Central Hall of Parliament announced the most bold economic reform in indirect taxation nearly similar in way where he had announced demonetisation of high value notes in last November in a televised address. GST goes into effect from today, transforming India into One Nation, One Tax.

India is bracing for its most significant reform in a generation as the world's fastest growing major economy is unified into a single market for the first time with the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on July 1. These people were opposed to such economic integration. "For small businesses, we have composition scheme". That's why he was confident that GST will be implemented, he said.

Goods and Service Tax (GST) is now a reality. If the GST is not implemented in the Valley then the local traders and merchants will suffer whereas those neighbouring the state will flourish, ? The minister said the reports of a businessman being burdened with filing 37 returns in a year under the new tax regime are totally unfounded. After Prez speech, President and Narendra Modi pressed the button to officially announce GST rolling. "We have come together tonight at the central hall of parliament", Modi said. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had earlier said that the reform could help the economy grow by 2%.

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However, the People's Democratic Party (PDP) - Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government has claimed that the "special status won't be diluted in any case".

Aggrawal appreciated the new tax system, saying: "It will remove the variation of prices that existed".

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a speech that the new system would eliminate 500 types of taxes in favor of one tax across the country, a catalyst that would remove trade imbalance and promote exports.

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Parliament was lit up for the historic midnight launch of the Goods and Services Tax.

PM Modi also thanked all the Parliamentarians for their crucial presence. This was justified when on 8 November 2016, I had the opportunity to give assent to the GST legislation.

"This is the top 1 per cent economic strata of the society, which says they don't know how to operate computer and hence I do not want to pay tax", Arun Jaitley said. "It ends the grey are completely", he said.

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Although telephone bill will be charged GST at the rate of 18%, which will increase the liability of the person, as the current service tax rate is applicable at the rate of 15%.


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