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Stories that are tagged 'India'

India Supports Non-Residents With Tax Refund Claims

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Last updated 5 hours ago | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The Indian Ministry of Finance on July 24 announced concessions for those taxpayers resident outside of India seeking to receive tax refunds but who do not have a bank account in India. Read Full Story


India Confirms Reverse Charge GST On Legal Services

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The Indian Government has said that all legal services provided to a business should be subject to goods and services tax under a reverse charge. Read Full Story


India Issues Update On Tax Evasion Crackdown

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Indian tax authority has announced that it has begun the second phase of its Operation Clean Money initiative, within which it will challenge those taxpayers that have potentially failed to declare all their income. Read Full Story


India Tinkers With Tobacco Tax Level

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

India's Goods and Services Tax Council has decided to increase taxes on cigarettes, following an unintended tax windfall for the industry. Read Full Story


European Free Trade Association Sets Out 2017 Priorities

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The European Free Trade Association, which comprises Liechtenstein, Iceland, Switzerland, and Norway, intends to take forward free trade negotiations with India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Ecuador this year. Read Full Story


Indian GST Rolled Out Nationwide, Including Jammu And Kashmir

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Friday, July 14, 2017

The state of Jammu and Kashmir has adopted India's goods and services tax, seven days after it was rolled out across the rest of the nation. Read Full Story


Indian Firms Grapple With New Goods And Services Tax

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Small businesses in India have said they are struggling to comply with the new goods and services tax, which was introduced after more than a decade of negotiations on July 1, 2017. Read Full Story


Cairn Energy Provides Update On India Tax Dispute

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

In the latest salvo between Indian authorities and the Cairn Energy Group in the dispute concerning the controversial 2012 retrospective amendment to Indian tax law, Cairn has disclosed that the Indian Government has laid claim to a USD53m dividend payment that it considers the group is owed from its India-based subsidiary, Cairn India Limited. Read Full Story


Indian GST Portal Reopens For Registrations

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Monday, June 26, 2017

India's Goods and Services Tax Network, the online portal for the administration of India's new Goods and Services Tax, reopened for GST registration applications on June 25. Read Full Story


India's GST Approved By All But One State

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The Indian Ministry of Finance announced on June 21 that just one Indian state, Jammu and Kashmir, still needs to approve the State Goods and Services Tax Act ahead of the nationwide roll-out of GST from July 1 Read Full Story




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