The GST council will take a decision on the demand by Goa and other smaller states on continuing with compensation cess, CBIC chairman said. The Union government is relying increasingly on data analytics to stay ahead of tax evaders. Responding to a question on demand by small states to continue with compensation cess beyond five years, he said that during the last two years revenue collections have been impacted adversely by Covid due to which all states, particularly the smaller ones, have suffered.