Task force on goods and services tax reconstituted

PANAJI: The government of Goa has reconstituted the task force committee to study and examine the state-level issues relating to the draft law on proposed goods and services tax (GST) system consisting of representatives of trade, industry and professionals.

The task force is chaired by Y S Poi Bir. It has various members including representatives of the Goa chamber of commerce and industry, Goa small industries association, tourism and travel association of Goa, etc.

The committee while preparing the draft law shall take into consideration the suggestions made by the empowered

committee secretariat, and/or the ministry of finance, government of India, in its general applicability in intra-state or inter-state transaction and general policy of government of India, on import and export. [TOI]