A consultation meeting with entrepreneurs in MSME segment to get a better understanding of issues they are grappling with under the GST regime is being organised here on July 27.

Scheduled for 3 p.m. at the office of Commissioner, Commercial Taxes, in Nampally, the meeting is expected to provide inputs to be highlighted at the next GST Council meeting.

Announcing the proposed meeting with MSMEs, Principal Secretary Revenue Somesh Kumar said GST Council would meet next in Delhi on August 4. MSMEs and the challenges they are facing under GST would be focus of the meeting. The official was speaking at a conference on ‘Imperatives of GST – the way forward’ of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) here on Tuesday.

He also sought to highlight how Telangana migrated rather smoothly when GST was rolled out a little over a year ago. There, however, were issues that MSMEs faced, he added.

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