Chairing a co-ordination meeting on GST tax collections at BRKR Bhavan here, he said if both the State and the Central governments work together, the tax collections will improve significantly.
At the same time, the period for Vivad se Vishwas Scheme for making payment without additional amount has been extended to December 31.
Collects only Rs 54.60 cr as against target of Rs 76.61 cr
"This is very wrong; Why is there a Tax on our own tax paid money when we remit? Where is ease of living?."
Extensive property tax collection drive from November first week.
For this, TSTS will develop a software which will identify unassessed and under assessed properties.
The tax came from two components -- central excise duty and service tax according to Sandeep M Bhatnagar, Chief Commissioner, Customs, Central Excise and Service Tax, Hyderabad Zone. This apart, the State also accounted for Rs 3,400 crore through Customs.
The impact of demonetisation is clearly visible with tax collection figures seeing double-digit growth, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitely.