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

Note ban effect, GST implementation leading to greater compliance: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the recent big reform steps of demonetisation and GST implementation are already showing benefits in terms of increased compliance and widening of tax base.Addressin........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJul 24th, 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

Manmohan says PM should apologise for false statements on Pak-poll link

Arun Jaitley terms dinner meeting 'political misadventure'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2017

GST has made doing business easier for traders: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has made doing business easier for traders by expanding the market place and reducing the tax compliance burden. He further........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 1st, 2017

Cabinet approves setting up of 15th finance panel

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the members of the commission and its terms of reference would be notified in due course.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 22nd, 2017

Cabinet approves 15th finance panel

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the members of the commission and its terms of reference would be notified in due course.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 22nd, 2017

Industry, exporters bring up GST concerns at meet with Arun Jaitley

Traders, particularly SMEs, are facing issues in filing returns, which is increasing their compliance burden.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 28th, 2017

GST to expand tax base, bring down weighted average tax rate: Arun Jaitley

The expanded tax base following the Goods and Services Tax (GST) registration along with removal of double taxation among other benefits of the tax reform would help the country to have more resources and the net weighted average of.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 30th, 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