0 Anonymous Asked: February 8, 20212021-02-08T08:14:18+00:00 2021-02-08T08:14:18+00:00In: GST Why do we need GST? 0 Why do we need GST? Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Chanderjit Bakshi 2021-02-19T08:46:17+00:00Added an answer on February 19, 2021 at 8:46 am GST is an indirect tax in India. It has subsumed central excise duty, services tax, additional customs duty, surcharges, state-level value-added tax and Octroi. This has helped remove the cascading effect on taxes and reduced the compliance burden on taxpayers to a large extent. This one nation, one tax concept was very much needed, 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.