A new app that lets you calculate GST cess and taxes on online buying in India has been launched by the government.
The app is called GST Calculator and it allows users to input a GST number, then calculate it in minutes, without ever having to go to the register office.
The company says that it is not the first time that India has rolled out an app to help with taxes.
The country has rolled it out for two years now.GST Calculator was launched by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on November 5, 2017, in response to complaints that the country was not collecting taxes on electronic payments.
It has also been the subject of a Supreme Court challenge.GSA Minister Gopinath Munde, who was also the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh at the time, said that the GST Calculator would help people avoid paying taxes on purchases made online.
The government has also launched an app for consumers to purchase goods online, in order to avoid taxes.