GST Impact: Energy Sector
- 28 September 2016
Though implementation of a unified GST regime is a huge step towards a much awaited tax reform, the implementation of GST could hike renewable energy costs and significantly increase the cost of energy projects in India.
Can two Indian parties opt for a foreign seat of arbitration: An unresolved question!
- 16 September 2016
With Indian Courts adopting a conflicting position on whether two Indian parties can agree to a foreign seat or foreign governing law in an arbitration, the question still remains unanswered with the Supreme court not having specifically addressed this issue in the case of Sasan Power.
Impact of GST on the Aviation Sector
- 19 August 2016
Cross credits for aircraft lease taxes under the GST system will be a great boost for the local service industry. However, the Government will need to carefully consider the inflationary impact of keeping aircraft fuels outside GST.
GST Impact: Manufacturing Sector
- 22 July 2016
The implementation of GST will significantly improve the competitiveness and performance of India's manufacturing sector. However, prior to its roll out, it will be incumbent upon the Indian government to address certain stakeholder concerns, if it wants to foster long term growth in this sector.
GST Impact: E-commerce Sector
- 04 July 2016
Plagued, as it is, by indirect tax disputes and ambiguities, the implementation of GST is expected to usher in a uniform tax regime and bring some clarity to indirect taxation in the e-commerce sector.