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Lowest VAT Regime
Delhi will have the lowest VAT regime in India. We will simplify VAT and other tax structures. One portion of the VAT collected from every locality and market will be used for the maintenance and upgradation of that market to foster business and trade.
Project Updates

The government proposed to reduce VAT on a slew of products including sweets, namkeens and readymade garments from 12.5 to 5%. The government proposed reducing that VAT on watches costing above Rs. 5,000 from 20% to 12.5%. Sisodia said that VAT on battery operated e-rickshaws, hybrid vehicles has been proposed to be reduced from 12.5% to 5%.

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The Delhi government has already reduced VAT on several items such as utensils and wooden furniture.

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