Good and Simple Tax: Avoidable issues
GST was intended to be "Good and Simple Tax". Initial hiccups indicate that we can create a 100 problems from any solution!
Moneylife is in the forefront of fighting on consumers rights. Last week I "purchased" online a month's subscription for Moneylife Magazine. I was charged Rs100 (pre-GST subscription) plus Rs18 towards GST.
A Sulabh Shouchalay receipt is doing rounds in WhatsApp which shows:
Charges for use: Rs 5
GST. : Rs 1
Total. : Rs 6
The background for the letter published in Business Standard today is explained above.
M G Warrier