GST Journey so far

The Journey of GST in india so far

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  • 2007

    Dr. Kelkar Task Force recommended the need for GST

  • 2009

    Release of First Discussion paper on GST

  • 2015
    1. GST bill passed by loksabha
    2. Reports in relation to processes concerning registration, refunds and payments released.
  • 1 April 2017

    Expected date of GST rollout and implementation

  • 2007

    Dr. Kelkar Task Force recommended the need for GST

  • 2008

    Empowered Committed Finalized its views on GST

  • 2014

    Constitutional amendment bill introduced in Loksabha

  • 2016
    1. Draft model GST Law released
    2. GST bill accepted in Rajyasabha
    3. Loksabha passes GST bill with Rajyasabha amensments
The Journey so far

The bill to introduce goods and services tax (GST), a comprehensive indirect tax on manufacturing, sale and consumption at a national level, is currently running its last lap and the government is striving hard to roll out the metamorphic reform from the first day of the financial year 2017. However, there is no doubt that the bill has come a long way.

 

The chronological event in relation to GST is detailed as under