Implication of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India: An Analysis of Level of Compliance among the Businesses.

Received: 12th April 2021 | Review: 13th September 2021 | Accepted: 19th February 2022

Volume 30, Issue-3, April 2022

On 1st July 2017 Goods and Services Tax (GST) was introduced in India with an intention to replace multiple Indirect taxes and to reduce the compliance burden prevailing amongst businesses in India. One of the major factors that will make GST tax law in India successful if there is a high compliance rate towards the filing of returns under the GST act by the businesses. Using secondary data published by the government of India the authors in this paper tries to study the business taxpayers’ level of Compliance towards the GST in India since its rollout. The finding of this research paper will help the policymakers to understand the compliance pattern of the businesses towards GST and will allow them to take the appropriate course of action in near future.

Key Words: Tax Law, Indirect Tax, Goods and Services Tax (GST), Compliance
Rate, GST Returns.

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