Distributors seek changes in GST Bill

Tribune News ServiceAmritsar, June 14

The Amritsar Distributors Association has demanded changes in GST Bill, FDI in modern trade, FSSAI and e-commerce. Addressing mediapersons here today, association president Anil Kapoor demanded changes in the GST Bill, FDI in modern trade, FSSAI and e-commerce. He said the government had not yet made clear in the GST whether the Central GST would also be imposed with the state GST. He said in case the state GST was imposed, then it must be common in at least six adjoining states like Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir.He asked the government to encourage FDI in infrastructure like hospitals, schools. He demanded that distributors must be kept out of the jurisdiction of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) as they were selling only packed goods and products manufactured by public limited concerns. He demanded imposition of 14 per cent service tax on online sites. Besides, the state governments should also issue VAT numbers to e-commerce operators to watch their transactions, he added.

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