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Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Real Life PadMan Among Those Who Welcome GST Exemption On Sanitary Pads

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Goods and Services Tax (GST) Menstrual Hygiene News
GST Council's decision to exempt sanitary pads from the tax of 12 percent has been welcomed by everyone from ordinary citizens, politicians to celebrities. ...
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GST Council Meet: Congratulations Women! Sanitary Pads Are Now Exempt From GST But There Are Other Challenges

Congratulations Women! Sanitary Napkins Now Exempted From GST
Goods and Services Tax (GST) Menstrual Hygiene News
Under GST or Goods and Services Tax, sanitary napkins were taxed at 12 per cent which had a direct bearing on the cost of the pads and kept it out of reach of many ...
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Ragpickers Heave A Sigh Of Relief As GST On Recycling Waste Comes Down

Ragpickers Heave A Sigh Of Relief As GST On Recycling Waste Comes Down
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In July when GST tax was imposed on scrap items like plastic waste, e-waste, discarded cardboard, paper waste, ragpickers were adversely impacted as traders were not willing to buy devalued items ...
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Delhi High Court Seeks Reply From Finance Ministry On Imposition Of 12% GST On Sanitary Napkins

On World Menstrual Hygiene Day, experts spoke about menstrual hygiene
Delhi Goods and Services Tax (GST) News
Under the GST – ‘One Nation, One Tax’ reform that came into effect on July 1, sanitary napkins fall under the 12% tax rate, which has now been challenged in Court ...
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GST: ‘Sanitary Napkins A Necessity, Not Luxury,’ Industry Experts Seek Rate Cut

Experts Speak: India Needs A Sanitary Revolution, Still, The Market Is Flooded With Non-Biodegradable Sanitary Napkins
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Come July 1, sanitary napkins the most basic necessity for a woman will become costlier. Thanks to the new set of national rates set by the government under GST ...
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Sindoor Or Sanitary Napkins: What’s More Important For A Woman? Twitter Questions GST Council

23rd GST Council Meet: Chocolate Becomes Cheaper, No Such Luck For Sanitary Napkins
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Under GST the sanitary pads will be taxed at 12%. Meanwhile, sindoor, bangles, and bindis are tax exempted. Is it a fair deal? ...
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Ahead Of GST Launch, Konkona Sen Sharma Asks Why Tax Sanitary Napkins?

Ahead Of GST Launch, Konkona Sen Sharma Asks Why Tax Sanitary Napkins?
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At the trailer launch of Lipstick Under My Burkha, actor and filmmaker Konkana Sen Sharma questioned the government's idea of levying a tax of 12% on sanitary napkins under GST ...
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GST Can Adversely Affect ‘Bio-Toilet’ Industry If Cost Goes Up, Say Industry Players

There has been continuous incentives provided by the government for building toilets
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Bio-toilets are one of the key elements of achieving the targets of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, but, with GST being rolled out on June 30 midnight, the industry fears that the growth might be hampered if the cost of bio-toilets go up. ...
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GST Impact On Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Abolition of Swachh Bharat Cess And High Tax Rates On Sanitation Products

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GST is all set to roll out from July 1 and will abolish all cesses and surcharges, including the Swachh Bharat cess, that are currently levied on products and services ...
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