In terms of taxation, we are a non-compliance society: Arun Jaitley

Excessive paper currency has its own vices, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2017

India to become a voluntary tax compliant society: Arun Jaitley

Non-compliance is against public & national interest, asserted Jaitley.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 29th, 2017

Levy 5% GST on namkeens: sellers to Arun Jaitley

Namkeens have been placed in the 12% taxation slab in GST regime.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 13th, 2017

India fourth largest greenfield projects investor in Africa: Arun Jaitley

Highlighting Indian investors' growing presence in Africa, union finance minister Arun Jaitley said in terms of greenfield projects, India was now the fourth largest investor in Africa with 45 projects. Jaitley was speaking at A.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 22nd, 2017

FIPB abolition in final stages, says Arun Jaitley

Says some tough steps are required so that India increasingly becomes a tax-compliant society.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 28th, 2017

Petroleum is a part of GST, but will apply after states agree: Arun Jaitley

Till then, petroleum products would continue to be taxed as per the current taxation regime.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 23rd, 2017

Arun Jaitley hopes GST roll out from July 1 to make goods cheaper

In terms of tax compliances, he said India ranks fairly high as a non-compliant state.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 22nd, 2017

Big push for digitisation, less-cash society a key theme of Budget

Modi govt's BHIM App found prominent mention in FM Arun Jaitley's Budget speech.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 1st, 2017

Undue use of paper cash detrimental to society: Arun Jaitley

He said transformation of post offices into a bank will be the next revolution.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2017

No questions if old notes deposited in one go: Arun Jaitley

Restrictions of Rs 5,000 do not apply to deposits under the Taxation and Investment Regime for the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 19th, 2016

No New Exemption to Political Parties from Income Tax: Arun Jaitley

Political parties have not been granted any exemption post demonetisation and introduction of Taxation Laws, says FM.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 17th, 2016

FM Jaitley hints at tax rate cut; says demonetisation will increase taxation base

In a statement released to the media, Jaitley said that a substantial quantum of future transactions would be digital as India moves towards a less-cash society......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 13th, 2016

GST Council meet inconclusive; April 1 target seems undoable

Arun Jaitley said: 'We do not have discretion of time. By September 16, 2017, curtains will draw on old taxation rule'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2016

Constitutional compulsion to roll out GST from September: Arun Jaitley

FM said GST Council is deliberating on ways to reduce the taxation process, including assessment by tax officials.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 2nd, 2016

Lok Sabha passes IT Act amendment to tax unexplained deposits

The Taxation Laws (Second Amendment) Bill, 2016 was passed by the Lok Sabha on Tuesday without debate. The Bill was introduced on Monday by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to penalise and tax deposit........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 29th, 2016

FM Arun Jaitley questions global agencies

India continues to be ranked low, at 130th position, in terms of ease of doing business index.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2016

India sees taxation level cooperation among BRICS countries: Arun Jaitley

He said that BRICS together represents 40 per cent of the world population and a large part of global GDP.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 13th, 2016

India protected from political, economic challenges: Arun Jaitley

He said there is an opportunity for the country to uplift the sections of society which are economically backward and illiterate.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 2nd, 2016

Eighty five per cent of asset managers expect to comply with MiFID II in Q4 or later, says RSRCHXchange

A new survey by RSRCHXchange shows a significant slippage in terms of timing for MiFID II compliance, with the vast majority of asset managers leaving this until Q4 or later, despite the regulations coming onto effect in January 2018......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekJun 22nd, 2017

Arun Jaitley urges Russian firms to support India in defence manufacturing

Jaitley asked Russian firms to come with proposals for technology transfer to Indian companies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 21st, 2017

Won"t blink on GST launch, no excuse for biz not being ready: Arun Jaitley

GST will be launched at a grand function in Central Hall of Parliament on the midnight of June 30.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 20th, 2017