Edited by Raija Susan Panicker
| Monday January 16, 2017, New Delhi
India's most important tax reform in decades will roll out in July and not April as planned because of unresolved disputes between the centre and states over taxation powers, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today. The National Goods and Services Tax or GST replaces a jumble of complicated levies which make business tough for manufacturers and creates a unified market. The GST Council, a decision-making body that combines Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with his counterparts from other states, met today.