GST Council nominated Fitment Committee proposes rate changes to correct inverted duty structure

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GST Council Nominated Fitment Committee Proposes Rate Changes To Correct Inverted Duty Structure

  • GST Rate Changes For Mobile Phone, Textiles, Footwear & Fertilizer Industry
  • Hiking GST Rate On Mobile Phones & Its Parts From 12%- 18%
  • Mobile Phone Ind Claims Around Rs 5,500 Cr Of ITC (From July 2017- Till Date)
  • Cellular Mobile Phones Attract 12% GST Rate Currently: Mobile Phone Parts Fall Under Two Rate Categories: 18% & 28%
  • Input Services & Capital Goods Also Attract GST At The Rate Of 18%
  • Rate Calibration To 18% Won’t Have Significant Impact On Feature Phone Prices
  • Footwear Industry Has Claimed Rs 2,500 Cr Of ITC (July 2017- Till Date)
  • 70% Of Footwear Sold At 5%, But Inputs Range Used Are Under 5%, 12% & 18%