New Notification on Input Tax Credit Reversal for Discounts

On July 9, 2024, the Department of Commercial Tax, Rajasthan, issued a notification detailing how to handle discounts given after a supply and associated ITC reversals. The update provides a mechanism for verifying compliance with the proportional reversal of ITC by recipients for discounts given through tax credit notes issued after the supply.

Understanding the New Bihar Financial Rules: A Boost for Local Businesses

On July 16, 2024, the Government of Bihar amended the Bihar Financial Rules, 1950, through the Bihar Financial (Amendment) Rules, 2024. The key update is:
Rule 131B: The Bihar Government can now create special policies to prioritize local businesses for procurement of goods and services. These policies will take precedence over existing and future procurement rules.