Value Added Tax

  • Delhi petrol pump outlets to close on Oct 28 to protest VAT 14-10-2013 11:03 PM

    Petrol pump operators in the national capital, on Monday, said they will shut their fuel outlets for a day on October 28 in protest against the Delhi government's refusal to reduce value added tax (VAT). VAT on diesel in Delhi is 12.5 per cent compared with about 9 per cent...
  • Should every state follow Goa model on petrol prices?

    Tonight at 10 pm Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if every state should follow the Goa model on petrol prices. ...
  • Goa: VAT on liquor hiked, prices to shoot up 27-03-2012 03:24 PM

    Panaji: Liquor prices in Goa, which is known for low-cost booze, are set to go up marginally from April 2012, owing to a substantial rise in warehousing rates as proposed in the state budget. Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar increased the Value Added Tax (VAT) on Indian made foreign liquor (IMFL)...
  • Save taxes: Make potato crisps that are not potato 08-07-2008 12:28 PM

    Mumbai: The second warm-up game of the England on their forthcoming tour to India has been shifted from the Mumbai Cricket Association's Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) ground to D Y Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai. Announcing this here at a media conference, MCA president Ravi Savant said, "We met BCCI...
  • Mumbai eateries take a hit as running cost skyrockets 04-04-2008 02:47 AM

    Australia closed the third day at the MCG on 179 for 8 or, effectively, 230 for 8. With Michael Hussey on 79 with two wickets in hand, the home side has a battle-scarred veteran capable of doing damage with the tail. The key for India will be taking the remaining...