Govt. all set to roll out GST from April 1, 2017

After relentlessly pursuing the opposition and months of strategizing, the govt. has finally succeeded in having the GST bill passed.

The govt. aims to get the bill ratified by 16 states in a month’s time. Amid concern from the states about inflation, FM Arun Jaitley said that the standard tax rate would be between 17-19%.