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

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

Terrorism will recoil on those who nurture it, says Arun Jaitley

Says, need to encourage closer information exchanges, intelligence cooperation to address threat.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard22 hr. 45 min. ago

H-1B visa row: Reminded of Indian investments, US for strong economic ties

Issue of Trump administration mulling curbs in H-1B visas was taken up by Arun Jaitley in US.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 25th, 2017

Govt giving top priority to addressing bad loans issue: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley further said that measures like the GST & demonetisation are increasing revenues in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 25th, 2017

We value investments by Indian cos: US on H-1B visa issue

The US has said that it greatly values investments by Indian companies and wants to see bilateral business ties remain strong, days after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley raised the issue of tightening ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 25th, 2017

Most acts of terror across world have Pak links, says Arun Jaitley

Afghanistan often blames Pakistan-based terror groups for carrying out attacks in war-torn country.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 24th, 2017

Occasional hiccups in Sino-India ties due to border issue: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley's remarks come amid differences between India and China on a host of issues.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 24th, 2017

Bad loans issue not "insurmountable" for India, says Arun Jaitley

NPAs has persisted for too long and is certainly adversely impacting banking system, says Jaitley.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 24th, 2017