Jul 21, 2014 at 12:26 | Source: PTI
The government estimates to garner Rs 13.64 lakh crore from both direct and indirect tax collection during the current fiscal. During 2013-14, tax collection fell short of target by a whopping Rs 77,000 crore.
Jul 11, 2014 at 15:13 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Radhika Rao of DBS Bank gives their take on Arun Jaitelys maiden Union Budget and their outlook on the road ahead for the Modi government.
Jul 10, 2014 at 17:47 | Source: CNBC-TV18
On Goods and Services Tax (GST), Mayaram said the Centre expects to reach a consensus on GST with states and may move legislation by the Winter Session.
Jul 10, 2014 at 12:52 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Sensex is down 77.08 points at 25367.73 and the Nifty is down 23.80 points or at 7561.20. About 913 shares have advanced, 1645 shares declined, and 96 shares are unchanged. Foreign institutional investors to get tax-breaks to entice them to move back from Mauritius.
Jul 10, 2014 at 12:43 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Revenue deficit to be 2.9 percent of GDP in this fiscal, says FM. Basic tax exemption limit raised to Rs 2.5 lakh, and Rs 3 lakh for senior citizens. No changes made in corporate or other direct taxes. Limits under section 80C raised to Rs 1.5 lakh - as indicated in raising the PPF limit to Rs 1.5 lakh.
Jul 08, 2014 at 18:32 | Source: PTI
The government said the Swiss National Bank on its website reported that the total deposit of Indians in their banks have increased about Rs 14,100 crore at the end of 2013 from about Rs 8,547 crore a year ago.
Jul 08, 2014 at 18:28 | Source: PTI
The DTC, which proposed replacing the Income Tax Act of 1961, was introduced in the Lok Sabha on August 30, 2010.
Jul 08, 2014 at 11:08 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Nishith Desai Founder Nishith Desai Associates says Direct Taxes Code must be withdrawn.
Jul 07, 2014 at 19:20 | Source: Reuters
Expectations of a BJP win sparked a rally in Indian assets since then, with stock markets soaring to record highs on Modi's business-friendly image and hopes key reforms required to jump-start economic growth will be swiftly implemented.
Jun 26, 2014 at 16:52 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Even if the BJP intends to review the Direct Taxes Code in entirety, it makes sense to mull over some of its positive aspects and hope that some of these are incorporated as part of Budget proposals.