A study on level of awareness on gst (a study with special reference to puducherry

Veeravel V, Rinku Champramary
2017 Journal of management and science  
Global experience shows that GST serves as a best tax system that contributestowards the revenue generating activities of the government; which might be one of thepossible reason for being implemented in India. As implementation of GST is gettingmomentum in India. This study is attempts to investigate the level of awareness on GST inthe city Puducherry among the selected traders based on convenient sampling of fiftyrespondents mostly general traders, with the help of a structured questionnaire.
more » ... ured questionnaire. The findingsof this study reveals that the level of awareness among the respondent on GST is stillrelatively low may be due to lack of adequate information on GST and its important featureslike input tax credit, refund, penalty etc. It is thus immediate necessary for the government tocreate mass awareness among the citizens and provide better and clear Knowledge on GST toenhance their knowledge and level of awareness in order to gain public confidence andachieve mass participation in new tax system.
doi:10.26524/jms.2017.59 fatcat:ljhgifnptre6zdnhl7gp76vfuu