Recommendations of GST Council for Changes in GST/IGST rate on Certain Goods

As per discussions in the 23rd GST Council meeting held on November 10, 2017, the recommendations for changes in GST/IGST rate and clarifications in respect of GST rate on certain goods are being communicated for general information. The following lists giving recommendations and clarification are published:

·         List of goods on which GST rate recommended for reduction from 28% to 18%;

·         List of goods on which GST rate recommended for reduction from 28% to 12%;

·         Goods recommended to be retained at 28% GST rate;

·         Change recommended in GST rates on certain goods;

·         Changes in IGST rate recommended on certain goods;

·         Modification in definition/ clarification in respect of changes in GST/IGST rates on goods.

These recommendations will be given effect to through gazette notifications / circulars which only shall have the force of law.

 

URL: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/gst/Changes-in-GST-IGST-10-11-2017.pdf