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Ministry of Finance

GST collected in November, 2021 second highest since its implementation

As per the data shared, the highest amount of tax is collected from Maha (Rs 18656 cr), then Gujarat (Rs 9569 cr) and Karnataka (Rs 9048 cr)

01 Dec 2021 5:00 PM

Forex reserves up by $135 bn in pandemic

As on July 16, 2021, foreign exchange reserves stood at $612.7 bn against $477.8 billion at the end of March 2020, up by $134.9 billion

03 Aug 2021 8:34 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | ‘Force majeure’ can’t be fig leaf for naked greed

It will be interesting to know if the government has been told by Reliance or Airtel of their inability to pay the telecom spectrum dues?

09 Apr 2021 4:13 AM

Govt to penalise traders misusing e-way bill to evade taxes

As per the top official, around 15 lakh e-way bills are being generated on a daily basis.

03 Oct 2018 10:32 AM

Confident of strictly maintaining fiscal deficit at 3.3 per cent: Jaitley

Finance Minister also expressed the government's confidence in maintaining a growth rate higher.

17 Sep 2018 10:58 AM


71 per cent surge in Income Tax returns filed till August 31: Govt

The total number of e-returns of salaried Individual taxpayers filed till August 31 increased to 3.37 crore from 2.19 crore.

02 Sep 2018 1:06 PM

Govt rubbishes report that Indian currency is 'Made in China'

Reports about Chinese currency printing corporation getting orders for printing Indian currency 'totally baseless': Govt.

14 Aug 2018 11:26 AM

Income tax return filing deadline extended to Aug 31 for some taxpayers

CBDT has extended the ‘due date’ for filing of income tax return to August 31, 2018 from July 31, 2018 for some tax payers.

26 Jul 2018 7:01 PM

Revenue collection for April-May capped at Rs 1,27,461 crore

The aforementioned figure comprises Rs 1,02,408 crore tax revenue.

30 Jun 2018 11:04 AM

Govt appoints IDBI Bank CEO Mahesh Jain as RBI deputy governor

Rajeev Kumar, secretary, Department of Financial Services at the Ministry of Finance, said in a tweet.

04 Jun 2018 2:56 PM


Finance ministry ensures ease of doing business for MSMEs

The exporters have committed mistakes while filing GSTR-1 and GSTR-3B.

31 May 2018 2:45 PM

27th GST Council meet underway

GST Council is likely to clear the imposition of sugar cess, approximately between two to five per cent.

04 May 2018 2:15 PM

E-way bill rollout on Monday in four states: Govt

As on April 22, more than 1,84,000 e-way bills have been successfully generated.

24 Apr 2018 9:25 AM

Govt releases Rs 120.92 cr as co-contribution towards APY

Government of India co-contribution is payable only when accounts are regular and the admissible.

18 Apr 2018 8:39 AM

Budget Session 2018: Economic Survey to be tabled today

Finance Minister will present the Union Budget 2018 for the fiscal year 2018-19 on February 1.

29 Jan 2018 10:32 AM


Banks have seen a loss of Rs 16,789 in last fiscal: Finance Ministry

The Minister of State for Finance said an inter-disciplinary standing committee on cyber security has been constituted by the RBI.

22 Dec 2017 9:31 PM

Five per cent concessional GST for specified items for physically challenged persons

GST rate of output supply is lower than the GST rate on inputs used for their manufacture.

04 Jul 2017 4:15 PM

Y V Reddy offered Raghuram Rajan post of deputy governor

Reddy wrote in his autobiography how he offered Rajan the post of deputy governor in 2004, which he declined then.

26 Jun 2017 6:42 PM

Govt rules out farm loan waivers; will stick to fiscal targets

Replying to questions from reporters, Jaitley said the Centre is not considering any such plan.

20 Jun 2017 2:00 PM

Maha govt spends only 45 per cent of budgetary allocation

The state government's budget for the year 2016-17 was Rs 3.04 lakh crore but the funds received by the departments was Rs 2.06 lakh crore.

04 Mar 2017 4:16 PM