New GST Rates come into effect from July 18
5% GST will be levied on pre-packed, labeled food items including rice, wheat, atta, paneer, curd, jaggery, lassi, butter milk, labelled meat (except frozen) and fish. 12% GST will now be imposed on all forms of mango including mango pulp. ( The raw and fresh mangoes will continue to remain exempted from GST) 18 percent GST will be levied on tetra packs.
5% GST will be imposed on hospital rooms with rent above Rs 5,000.
12% GST will be imposed on maps and charts including atlases.
18% GST will be imposed on fees charged by banks for issue of cheques.
The GST rate on cut and polished diamonds has been increased from 0.25 % to 1.5 %.
The gst rate on finished leather has been increased to 12%.
12% GST will be imposed on hotel rooms up to Rs 1,000 per day.
The GST rate for printing, drawing ink, writing, pencil sharpners, paper knives, knives with cutting blades, LED lamps and marking out instruments has been hiked from 12% to 18%.
The GST on solar water heaters has been increased from 5% to 12%.
The GST rate for work contract services such as bridges, roads, metro, railways, crematoriums and treatment plans has been increased from 12% to 18%.
The GST Rate on machines used in mills or cereals industry has been increased from 5% to 18%.