Telecom Offerings To Fee More, Ola And Uber Set To Become Less Expensive

Five per cent rate will also apply to cab aggregators like Ola and Uber, which currently pay 6 per cent tax.
Let’s be honest, let us try to pass down the actual tax rate to the consumer and let’s not try to increase tariff only because of tax rate going up,” he said.
With this, rates of all items except a handful including gold, have been decided ahead of the roll out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime from 1 July.
While economy class air travel will attract 5 per cent GST, the business class will be charged at 12 cent, he said.
AC train travel will attract 5 per cent service tax, same as freight levy.

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