Impact of GST on Private Hajj and Umrah Pilgrimages

GST on Hajj and Umrah

The Goods and Services Tax (GST), which was officially unveiled in July 2017 in India, is applicable to a range of products and services supplied throughout the country. Even though most of the pilgrimage tours, including Amarnath Yatra, have been exempt from GST, there is a 5% tax on private hajj tour packages. This has created problems for the Muslim community of India. Read More