Covid impact: June GST collection falls below Rs 1 trn-mark after 8 months

The revenues for the month of June 2021 are 2 per cent higher than the GST revenues in the same month last year


Goods and Services Tax

BS Web Team  | 
New Delhi 


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Goods and Services Tax (GST) collections for the month of June fell below Rs 1 trillion for the first time in months, data released government data released on Tuesday showed.

The gross GST revenue collected in the month of June is at Rs 92,849 crore. GST collections moderated to a eight-month low of Rs 1.02 trillion in May.

The revenues for the month of June 2021 are 2 per cent higher than the GST revenues in the same month last year.

Of the total collections, CGST is Rs 16,424 crore, SGST is Rs 20,397, IGST is Rs 49,079 crore (including Rs 25,762 crore collected on import of goods) and Cess is Rs 6,949 crore (including Rs 809 crore collected on import of goods).

GST collection dropped below Rs 1 trillion mark after posting above the mark for eight months in a row.

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First Published: Tue, July 06 2021. 14:58 IST