GST Council Meeting 49th: The 49th meeting of the GST Council is going to be held in the country on 18 February 2023 i.e. in this month. The GST Council of India has given this information on Twitter. The council said, the 49th GST Council meeting will be held under the chairmanship of Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. This will be the first meeting after the presentation of the General Budget (Budget 2023-24). Know the full details…
These issues will be discussed
Tax on Pan Masala and Gutkha companies of Council Group of Ministers and the report of formation of Appellate Tribunal of another Group of Ministers can be discussed. The report of another Group of Ministers headed by Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma to impose GST on Online Gaming, Casino is also said to be discussed in the meeting. 3 reports related to this were included in the agenda of the last meeting of the GST Council held on December 17, 2022.
Council gave information on Twitter
The 49th meeting of the GST Council is scheduled to be held at New Delhi on 18th February, 2023.
— GST Council (@GST_Council) February 3, 2023
The GST Council has given information on its official account on the social media platform Twitter. The Council has written, “The 49th meeting of the GST Council will be held in New Delhi on February 18, 2023. State Finance Ministers will also be included in the GST Council headed by Finance Minister Nirmala. It is known that the 48th GST Council meeting was held on December 17, 2022 through video conference.
1.55 lakh crore collection in January
The Finance Ministry had recently told that the GST collection has increased to more than Rs 1.55 lakh crore in the month of January. This is the second biggest collection till date. The Finance Ministry had said, “The gross GST revenue till 5 pm on 31st January 2023 is Rs 1,55,922 crore.” Of this, CGST is Rs 28,963 crore, SGST is Rs 36,730 crore, IGST is Rs 79,599 crore (including Rs 37,118 crore collected on import of goods) and Cess is Rs 10,630 crore (including Rs 768 crore collected on import of goods).
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