Gujarat Chief Minister Rupani announces reduction in VAT
 Source : NewsBharati  Date : 05-Oct-2017

 

Una, Oct 5: Responding to the central government’s proposal of reducing value-added tax on petrol and diesel, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced that his government will take a policy decision to cut the existing tax rate on fuels. Addressing the mammoth rally during Gujarat Gaurav Yatra in the region Saurashtra region Rupani mentioned that government will take the final call within few days.

 Earlier Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan had requested all state governments to review the taxes on fuels and suggested the 5% cut in VAT levied on fuel. The central government had already declared the of excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 per.