Chandigarh 27th Feb, 2015: Shri Sanjay Tandon party president of the BJP has thanked Prof. Kaptan Singh Solnaky Governor and the Administrator UT for reducing the VAT on the Daal (pulses) ,Timber and Blanket. According to decision of the administration the VAT on the Daal has been reduced from 5 percent to 1 and Timber from 12 percent to 5.
While the VAT on the blanket will be zero now. Tandon said that the decision is yet another step taken in favour of the people. He said that the delegation of the traders met Governor recently who has been kind enough to accepted the long pending demand of the traders.
The traders have been demanding the reduction on the VAT on timber as the consumers were force to pay higher in comparison to the neighboring states.
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