Exempt low-cost housing from service tax under GST
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 9:56 AM
Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu, on Monday expressed hope that affordable housing would be exempt from service tax under the GST regime. Mr. Naidu announced that GST will not increase prices, especially not for affordable housing. We have already exempted affordable housing from service tax and my ministry is addressing the need to continue this exemption under GST .