Jun 01, 2020 09:16 AM IST
A year into the second term, how have the Modi government’s decisions impacted your finances? Team Moneycontrol takes stock of some key decisions.
- Aug 28, 2019 06:20 PM IST
Currently, personal income is taxed at 5 percent for income between Rs 2.5 to Rs 5 lakh, at 20 percent for income between Rs 5 lakh and Rs 10 lakh, and 30 percent for an income of over Rs 10 lakh.
- Jul 05, 2019 12:00 PM IST
FDI in the insurance limit is capped at 49 percent at present
- Jul 05, 2019 08:53 AM IST
"Cannot keep blaming GST and demonetisation for slowdown," Aziz said.
- Feb 02, 2017 11:37 AM IST
Those earning under Rs 5 lakh will benefit the most, while the super-rich will feel the pinch.
- Jan 30, 2017 08:59 AM IST
It is widely expected that the Budget will announce relax the income-tax threshold limits to regain the goodwill of the middle class, which has been inconvenienced by demonetization
- Jan 25, 2017 07:07 PM IST
Here is a wishlist of the common man from Union budget 2017
- Jan 24, 2017 03:34 PM IST
Government may announce lots of disinvestment plans in the Budget and some hike in income tax slabs, says Dhananjay Sinha, Emkay Global Fin Services.
- Jul 11, 2014 03:34 PM IST
Budget FY2015 highlighted the new government‘s rational approach towards policies for taxation, government spending and growth, says Angel Broking.
- Mar 02, 2013 06:20 PM IST
It is not a flamboyant or even a populist Budget, as many would have expected, for the simple reason that early next year the country goes for the General Elections and Finance Minister P. Chidambaram‘s chief concern seemed to be reducing fiscal deficit than curbing inflation.
- Mar 02, 2013 05:09 PM IST
Measures for further expanding and deepening financial markets and facilitating foreign participation have also been announced. The budget is one part of overall economic policymaking and the budget presented today is a certainly a step forward in the series of initiatives announced by the government in recent months.
- Mar 02, 2013 05:05 PM IST
The Union Budget 2013-14 embodies strong features of promoting investment and putting the economy on the high growth path leading to inclusive and sustainable development.
- Mar 02, 2013 05:01 PM IST
This year‘s budget is a workman-like balancing act and the government has done a decent job given the challenges in the economy. On the positive side â€“ we are happy to see the delivery on the fiscal promise-estimate at 5.2% FY13 & 4.8% FY14 but lack of further visibility on policy initiatives for the coming months is a disappointment.
- Mar 02, 2013 03:40 PM IST
Given the fact that elections are just round the corner and the grim macro-economic scenario, the Finance Minister has done a fairly commendable job. He has resisted the temptation to announce a populist budget.
- Mar 02, 2013 02:04 PM IST
FM's effort to fit everything somewhat scrappily into an omnibus policy has resulted in the lack of a cohesive grand plan to put the economy back on track.
- Mar 02, 2013 01:48 PM IST
The Union Budget 2013-14 is along predictable lines and is in sync with the Government‘s mantra to achieve growth leading to inclusive and sustainable development.
- Mar 01, 2013 07:13 PM IST
Insurance companies are now empowered to open branches in tier II cities without prior IRDA approval which is a good move and would facilitate penetration without much lag, except that there needs to be more clarity on the definition of Tier II markets.
- Mar 01, 2013 07:00 PM IST
The Union Budget 2013-14 presented today is a very realistic and balanced budget.
- Mar 01, 2013 06:53 PM IST
Overall, the theme of the budget is directed towards growth momentum of the Indian economy as a long term measure and also providing stability and certainty of tax laws to boost investors confidence in India as investment destination.
- Mar 01, 2013 06:47 PM IST
The Union Budget, which has been built on the pedestals of Inclusive Growth covering Education, Skill development, Jobs and Income, has good intent and stable measures.
- Mar 01, 2013 06:22 PM IST
The proposal to increase income limit, avenues and time frame for retail investors under the RGESS is expected to invite a higher degree of retail participation in the Indian capital markets over the medium term.
- Mar 01, 2013 06:15 PM IST
Union Budget 2013-14 did not have much focus on the Telecom sector in particular but the overall budget will be good for investments. There has been a meaningful increase in planned expenditure to the tune of 30%.
- Mar 01, 2013 06:08 PM IST
The expectation that the Finance Minister would give the right signals to investors in the agriculture, warehousing and cold chain infrastructure space through an integrated package of measures to be announced in the Budget has been largely belied.
- Mar 01, 2013 05:53 PM IST
Although the increase in allocation for healthcare is a positive move, but is certainly not enough.
- Mar 01, 2013 05:53 PM IST
Angel Broking has come out with its report on "Union Budget 2013-14 Review"