GST Council: 

The GST Council was constituted on 15th September 2016 under Article 279A of the Constitution. It consists of the Union Finance Minister (Chairperson), Union Minister of the State in charge of Revenue of Finance and the Minister in charge of Finance or Taxation or may other Minister nominated by each State Government. Union Revenue Secretary is the ex-officio Secretary to the GST Council. The working of GST Council has ushered in a New Phase of Cooperative Federalism where the Central and the State Government work together to take collective decision on all issues relating to Indirect Tax regime of the country. In 34 meetings of GST Council 1064 decisions have been taken. The decisions includes interalia the issues related to GST laws, rules, GST rates on goods and services, compensation, taxation threshold, composition scheme, MSME, real estate, hotel, and lottery etc.

The details of 34 GST Council Meetings:

Meeting Date Place
1. 22nd & 23rd September, 2016 New Delhi
2. 30th September, 2016 New Delhi
3. 18th & 19th October, 2016 New Delhi
4. 3rd & 4th November, 2016 New Delhi
5. 2nd & 3rd December, 2016 New Delhi
6. 11th December, 2016 New Delhi
7. 22nd & 23rd December, 2016 New Delhi
8. 3rd & 4th January, 2017 New Delhi
9. 16th January, 2017 New Delhi
10. 18th February, 2017 Udaipur
11. 4th March, 2017 New Delhi
12. 16th March, 2017 New Delhi
13. 31st March, 2017 New Delhi
14. 18th & 19th May, 2017 Srinagar
15. 3rd June, 2017 New Delhi
16. 11th June, 2017 New Delhi
17. 18th June, 2017 New Delhi
18. 30th June, 2017 New Delhi
19. 17th July, 2017 Video Conference (VC)
20. 05th August, 2017 New Delhi
21. 09th September, 2017 Hyderabad
22. 06th October, 2017 New Delhi
23. 10th November, 2017 Guwahati
24. 16th December 2017 VC
25. 18th January, 2018 New Delhi
26. 10th March 2018 New Delhi
27. 4th May, 2018. VC
28. 21st July 2018 New Delhi
29. 04th August 2018 New Delhi
30. 28th September, 2018 VC
31. 22nd December, 2018 New Delhi
32. 10th January, 2019 New Delhi
33. 24th February 2019 New Delhi
34. 19th March 2019 VC
Source- 1st Edition of GST Council Secretariat’s News-Letter Dated : 1st May, 2019

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