Corporates put a stop to stationery post GST implementation

MUMBAI: If you aren’t getting your company-branded writing pads or pens, blame the scarcity on the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

For tax advisors and in-house finance teams, dealing with vendors that supply pens, writing pads, pencils, staplers, and printing paper-rolls has turned out to be a major challenge after the national rollout of the single producer levy.

Tax rates and codes for most stationery items are now different.

Companies cannot just enter a ..