A investigation has been initiated against cab aggregators Uber and Ola by the Director General of Goods and Services Tax Intelligence (DGGI), which has also issued summons to officials of both the companies. Ola and Uber have confirmed that they have received a notice from authorities.
Official sources said that probe by the GST intelligence arm found that both the cab aggregators have not paid GST on the incentives paid to the drivers. Further, both the ride hailing majors have allegedly not paid the GST on the charges levied from customers for cancellation of rides.