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Finance Secretary Garg seeks retirement after being shifted to Power Ministry

Subhash Chandra Garg, the senior-most bureaucrat in the Finance Ministry, was in charge of the Department of Economic Affairs.

25 Jul 2019 2:24 PM

Taking goods abroad for exhibitions will not have to generate tax invoice

Goods taken abroad in this manner are required to be either sold or brought back within a period of 6 months from the date of removal.

23 Jul 2019 10:35 AM

18 pc GST on flat owners paying monthly maintenance of over Rs 7,500

Tax liability would be calculated for a person who owns two or more flats in the housing society or residential complex.

23 Jul 2019 8:49 AM

RTI Act changes ill-advised

Central ICs had the status of election commissioners, and state ICs the status of chief secretary in salary and allowance matters.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Journalists meet PCI over finance ministry curbs

The finance ministry has banned govt-accredited mediapersons from entering the ministry without prior appointment.

12 Jul 2019 4:33 AM


Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts cross Rs 1 lakh crore

Over 50 per cent of the Jan Dhan account holders are women.

10 Jul 2019 12:52 PM

Govt to soon issue clarification on applicability of surcharge on FPIs: Finmin

FM Sitharaman proposed to increase surcharge from 15 pc to 25 pc on taxable income between Rs 2 cr and Rs 5 cr.

09 Jul 2019 8:30 AM

Tea industry seeks exemption of TDS on cash withdrawal

The tea body said that the wages paid to the tea garden workers were both in cash and in kind.

06 Jul 2019 2:56 PM

Economic Survey: FinMin makes progress in strategic sale of 28 CPSEs

DIPAM had raised about Rs 85,000 crore from CPSE disinvestment in 2018-19.

04 Jul 2019 3:45 PM

Biz to declare mismatch in GST returns form: Finance ministry

The last date for filing annual return in August-end.

04 Jul 2019 9:53 AM


GST collections dip below Rs 1 lakh crore mark in June

The collections comprise of receipts by both the centre and state governments of GST.

01 Jul 2019 5:33 PM

Only disabled servicemen to get tax-free pension: FM

The pension will be not be tax-free for those defence forces personnel who retired from their services or attained superannuation.

25 Jun 2019 2:36 AM

Govt's total liabilities rise to Rs 84.68 lakh crore at end-March 2019

Public debt accounted for 89.5 per cent of the total outstanding liabilities at end-March 2019.

22 Jun 2019 12:27 PM

FM discusses budget proposals with financial sector regulators

The Council also held consultations to obtain inputs and suggestions of the financial sector regulators for the Budget.

20 Jun 2019 10:28 AM

FinMin assessing capital needs of PSBs; Budget may make provision for Rs 30,000 cr

The government made record capital infusion of Rs 1,06,000 crore in the public sector banks last fiscal.

17 Jun 2019 11:17 AM


Finance Ministry seeks consultants for sale of PSU land, buildings

The government is targeting to raise Rs 90,000 crore through CPSE disinvestment in current financial year.

10 Jun 2019 6:08 PM

Assocham for raising tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh in Budget

The government is scheduled to present its first full Budget on July 5, for the current financial year.

09 Jun 2019 11:19 AM

RBI data on bank frauds on basis of reporting year, not occurrence date: FinMin

RBI in an RTI reply had disclosed that over 6,800 cases of bank fraud involving an unprecedented Rs 71,500 crore were reported in 2018-19.

05 Jun 2019 9:27 AM

Finance Ministry in 'Quarantine' from Monday as preparation for budget begins

The Ministry will be out of bounds for visitors and media as it gets down to prepare the Budget for 2019-20 fiscal year.

04 Jun 2019 6:55 PM

Finmin in 'quarantine' from Monday as Budget-making exercise begins

The Ministry will be out of bounds for visitors and media as it gets down to prepare the Budget for 2019-20 fiscal year.

04 Jun 2019 3:14 PM