Mint Primer: The gamble with online gaming: ₹1.5 trillion in taxes?
SummaryIndustry representatives have criticized the DGGI's demands as exorbitant and unsustainable
The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) is serving tax demands worth thousands of crores of rupees on online gaming firms. The demands are up to 10x the revenue of some firms. Why is it making such astronomical demands, and are they substantiated?