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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

GST may become two-tier tax with merger of 12, 18 pc slabs: Jaitley

In a Facebook post on GST, Jaitley said as many as 20 states are already showing more than a 14 pc increase in revenues.

01 Jul 2019 2:28 PM

'Disability pension taxable if personnel retired under normal circumstances'

The pension will be non-taxable only to those personnel who have retired due to any kind of disability.

26 Jun 2019 9:34 AM

Govt likely to let budget deficit rise as tax receipts fall short

Fiscal deficit target to as much as 3.6 per cent of GDP from an already upwardly revised target of 3.4 per cent.

21 Jun 2019 11:39 AM

Tax body seeks extension of GST return filing by four months

Govt has made the entire GST procedure and filing of returns very 'confusing with hundreds of changes in the rules and taxes'.

19 Jun 2019 4:31 PM


G-20 talks trade, finance as Japan readies for Osaka summit

Japan, the world's third-largest economy, is hosting the G-20 for the first time since it was founded in 1999.

09 Jun 2019 11:38 AM

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

Assocham demands cut in effective corp tax to 25 pc, inflation indexing of allowances

Assocham also demanded cut in customs duty rates on aluminium to 5 per cent from 7.5 per cent

03 Jun 2019 3:32 PM

Rationalise GST rate for hotels to push tourism sector growth: Report

Higher taxes on hotels make the segment less competitive as compared to other Asian peers.

29 Apr 2019 3:28 PM

I-T dept proposes new norms for taxing MNCs in India

The CBDT had set up the committee to bring greater clarity and predictability for taxing MNCs.

19 Apr 2019 9:09 AM


Govt says no link between Reliance tax relief in France and Rafale jet deal

Under India’s defence procurement rules, any company selling equipment must invest at least 30 pc of the contract in India.

15 Apr 2019 8:53 AM

Walmart responds to Bezos with tweet asking Amazon to pay taxes

Some critics have said that Amazon received a USD 129 million tax rebate from the federal government.

12 Apr 2019 12:27 PM

Taxmen to scrutinise mismatch between ITR and service tax returns

Service tax was subsumed into the goods and services tax (GST) with effect from July 1, 2017.

08 Apr 2019 3:41 PM

Tax take from 'Panama Papers' probes exceeds USD 1.2 billion: report

Britain has recouped some USD 253 million, France USD136 million and Australia USD 93 million.

03 Apr 2019 2:41 PM

Unusual methods to save more tax

The income law gives many non-traditional options to save tax. Here are some ways to raise exemption bar.

04 Mar 2019 2:43 AM


Must know facts before you take a joint loan

Taking a joint home loan with a lady co-borrower like your own wife, mother or sister can fetch alluring concessional interest rates.

27 Feb 2019 6:11 PM

Six steps to plan for taxes after retirement

Before retirement it’s essential for you to plan your taxes, investments, and returns.

27 Feb 2019 1:17 PM

5 last minute tax saving suggestions

Choosing the most suitable tax-saving investment option is a tough task, and it should be done cautiously.

26 Feb 2019 6:25 PM

Tax cuts should boost Indian real estate demand, but many issues linger

On Sunday, a government body said the sales-tax on under-construction residential houses in April will drop to 5 per cent from 12 per cent.

26 Feb 2019 12:55 PM

CBIC sets up 3 working groups to facilitate exports, curb tax evasion

The working groups will focus on export promotion and facilitation.

23 Feb 2019 4:48 PM