FY23 sees almost double the amount of Rs 1.01 lakh crore detected for GST evasion

FY23 sees almost double the amount of Rs 1.01 lakh crore detected for GST evasion

According to an official who spoke to PTI, the DGGI – an investigative agency under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) – has found evidence of evasion amounting to Rs 1,01,300 crore in 2022-23. Out of this amount, they have managed to recover Rs 21,000 crore in taxes. In the previous year (2021-22), DGGI had detected evasion worth over Rs 54,000 crore and successfully recovered over Rs 21,000 crore in taxes.