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Budget 2018: CII asks government to rationalise DDT rate to 10%

Dividend should be taxed at the hands of the non- corporate (leveraged) shareholders as normal income, and expenses should be allowed against such dividend in full.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 14th, 2018

Budget 2018: Elections or not, my mantra is development, says Narendra Modi

On the criticism related to demonetisation and GST, Modi said his government's achievements were much beyond these two reforms.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard2 hr. 49 min. ago

Budget 2018: Reeling under dwindling exports, AEPC seeks several relief

Reeling under a three consecutive fall in export growth and marginal refunds on Goods and Services Tax (GST), the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) has written to the government seeking 12-15 types of relief including restorat.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard14 hr. 49 min. ago

Budget 2018: Custom duty rejig may make smartphones, gadgets costlier

Through this, the government will address inverted duty structures-finished goods facing lower duty than the inputs that go into them.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard18 hr. 19 min. ago

Gadkari to deliver keynote at BusinessLine’s Budget event

As the NDA government readies itself to present the last Budget of its five-year tenure, BusinessLine’s CountDown to Union Budget 2018 event will see experts from various sectors talk about their ex........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 18th, 2018

Budget 2018: As jobs remain big headache, govt looks at tax tweaks for fix

One way the government could give job creation a boost is by tweaking taxation laws to provide companies an incentive for hiring.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Budget 2018: Modi govt targets disinvestment receipts of Rs 900 billion

The ONGC-HPCL deal is likely to fetch the government Rs 300 billion, the report said quoting sources.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Budget 2018: Will infra industry get an allocation boost from FM Jaitley?

Industry wants the government to focus on reducing timelines from project conception to completion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Letters to BS: Budget 2018 presents the biggest challenge to Modi govt

With just a year more to go for the next Lok Sabha elections, the government may find itself in a Catch-22 situation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Odisha seeks ₹6,500 cr in Budget for rail infrastructure development

The Odisha government on Wednesday placed a demand of ₹6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the 2018-19 Budget. The demand includes detailed proposals for ongoin........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 17th, 2018

Budget 2018: Drop GST rate on biodiesel from 18% to 5%, demands industry

Levy on Biodiesel has gone from 6% in excise duty to 18% in GST.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Budget 2018: Council may cut GST rates for 70 items; 40 on revision list

Aiming to boost the struggling agriculture and rural economy, and encourage clean energy, the Council is expected to rationalise rates.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 16th, 2018

Budget 2018 will be Modi govt"s biggest challenge in 4 years. Here"s why

the BJP government is more popular in urban areas than it is in the countryside.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 16th, 2018

Budget 2018: FinMin may tweak Minimum Alternate Tax norms to boost industry

There is a need to revisit the corporate tax rate in Union Budget 2018-19, to be presented to Parliament on February 1: Expert.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2018

Govt may not alter fiscal consolidation targets in Budget 2018: Brokerage

The note said at this stage, damage to growth recovery on account of potential rate hikes "outweigh the benefits of a slightly expansionary fiscal policy".....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2018

Budget 2018: Real estate expects lower GST rate, infrastructure status

Stamp duty continues to remain in force even after implementation of GST and the rates vary from state to state.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 14th, 2018

News digest: Budget 2018, GST Council, Sebi bans Price Waterhouse, and more

From Government's likely stake in Air india to GST Council meet, BS brings you up to date with the latest news.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

Run-up to Budget 2018-19: India"s medium-term fiscal outlook under a cloud

Lower revenue collection, in turn, puts upward pressure on government borrowing, ensuring that it deviates from the glided path of debt reduction.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 10th, 2018

Ahead of Budget 2018, PM and economists brainstorm on ways to revive growth

The meeting with over 40 economists and sectoral experts came weeks before the NDA-government presents its fifth and final full budget.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 10th, 2018

Budget 2018: Larger tax breaks for health insurance premiums on cards

The government is willing to consider the demand, since health insurance costs have moved centre stage in the policy circles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

Budget 2018: Govt may relax fiscal deficit target, says Icra"s MD Takkar

He says, The government will realign its priorities and with a desire to see early results, start spending as well.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018