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Non-filers of GST returns for 2 months to be barred from generating e-way bills from June 21

With almost two years into GST implementation, the government is now focussing on anti-evasion measures to shore up revenue and increase compliance.

E-commerce companies to deduct one per cent TCS under GST from October 1

The Finance Ministry Thursday notified TCS at the rate of 0.50 per cent of the net value of intra-state taxable supplies made through the e-commerce portals by other suppliers in the Central Tax law.


Shareholding pattern in Indian start-ups, Part II: 10 major names dominate lion’s share of investment

Softbank, Tiger Global and Tencent — three key investors in Flipkart — have also funded several other Indian start-ups. Flipkart is in process of being acquired by Walmart, which will see most of its investors, including the Softbank, exit their investment.

Consumer Grievances: E-commerce sector accounts for 18 per cent of total complaints between April and November

The total number of e-commerce sector complaints filed during the years 2016-17 and 2015-16 were 54,872 and 28, 331, respectively.

How the new e-commerce norms may make shopping online costlier

What are the implications of the govt’s move on a level playing field on prices? Are you likely to start going back to physical stores?

Boost for e-commerce as Centre permits 100 per cent FDI in online market places

To bring clarity, the DIPP has also come out with the definition of 'e-commerce', 'inventory-based model' and 'market place model'.


E-commerce firms face new challenge as losses force reality check

All big retailers, including Snapdeal, Flipkart and Amazon India have reported losses in financial year 2014-15.

Alibaba likely to surpass Walmart as world's top retailer

The e-commerce giant's total trading volume this fiscal year set to exceed USD 463.3 billion.

Panel widens scope for taxing B2B digital services

The committee on taxation of e-commerce has said that levy should be chargeable on any sum that is received by a non-resident from a resident in India or a permanent establishment in India as a consideration for specified digital services.

Amazon set to acquire Emvantage Payments

Emvantage’s employees will join Amazon’s payments team to develop payment products and solutions specifically for the Indian market.

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Sales! e-retail sites offer Diwali special sales

'Tis the time shopaholics have been waiting for. E-commerce websites are full of deals and special offers to avail of just before Diwali sets in.

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All you need to know about Amazon's new home, Long Island city

Amazon officially announced that it will put a major corporate outpost in the New York neighborhood of Long Island City. Here is what the Queens enclave has to offer the tech giant.

What we know about online shoppers in India: News in Numbers

You can practically order anything off the internet these days. So how many of us actually do it? Take a look in today's News in Numbers. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i