» 2019-07-20

Ajay Singh, Chairman of Spicejet and the man who came up with the slogan ‘Abki Bar Modi Sarkar’, today blasted the government’s approach towards the aviation sector. Speaking at the […]

» 2018-07-24

The price of petrol charged to the dealers, before taxes and deal commission, is Rs 36.68 per liter in India as of July 16, while that of diesel was Rs […]

» 2018-05-24

In the first such case in Delhi, tax authorities arrested a city-based father and son duo for issuing input tax credit invoices without supplying anything to their ‘clients’. Under the […]

» 2018-04-10

The Goods and Services Tax Council is planning to take up a proposal to give a discount in the tax imposed on a transaction, if the payment for the same […]

» 2018-03-13

Apparel Export Promotion Council of India has sounded alarm on the continued decline in apparel production in India and said India won’t be able to meet the garment export target […]

» 2018-02-09

The income tax department has been able to identify millions of non-tax-filers and collect Rs 26,425 cr of self-declared tax by using software to analyze third party financial and transaction […]

» 2018-02-09

The government can heave a sigh of relief as the Goods and Services Tax collection for January have come in slightly stronger than what many expected. The final number for […]

» 2018-02-07

The government has reduced the Goods and Services Tax on amusements parks and events such as circus, pageants, drama, functions and concerts. While the GST rate on amusements parks has […]

» 2018-02-07

The government has cut the GST rate of ‘affordable houses’ covered by the ‘Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme’ to an effective rate of 8% from an effective rate of 12%, and […]

» 2017-12-25

The Goods and Services Tax is turning out to be quite effective in ensnaring more and more people into the tax net compared to the previous excise and VAT system. […]

» 2017-12-20

The move to withdraw high-value currency notes in November last year has helped the income tax department unearth Rs 25,000 cr of undisclosed income as of October this year, the […]

» 2017-12-06

Adi Godrej, chairman of one of India’s largest manufacturing and real estate groups, said most of the complaints about the new Goods and Services Tax is coming from businesses that […]

» 2017-09-26

Hindustan Unilever, the country’s largest consumer company that owns daily brands such as Rin, Wheel, Kissan and Surf, said the roll-out of the goods and services tax caused some confusion […]

» 2017-08-17

Eight months on, the Reserve Bank of India is yet to finish verifying and counting the 500- and 1000-rupee notes surrendered by the public between Nov 8 and Dec 30, […]

» 2017-07-18

Fitch Ratings said the new Goods and Services Tax regime will hurt the oil & gas, pop-and-mom retail and small and medium enterprise segments, while benefiting auto, cement and organised […]

» 2017-04-08

Free services from Reliance Jio, the telecom services arm of Reliance Industries, brought down the amount of money paid by telecom subscribers in India by about┬áRs 4,400 cr in just […]

» 2017-03-27

With the financial year drawing to a close, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat & Mumbai have emerged as the states where people pay the highest taxes on petrol and diesel, while Tamil […]

» 2017-02-01

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said he is slashing Income Tax paid by individuals by as much as 50% in some slabs. In the starting slab of 2.5-5.0 lakh per year, […]

» 2016-12-13

Taxes in India will be made more reasonable as more and more transactions switch to the cashless mode, finance minister Arun Jaitley said. “As more and more transactions are made […]

» 2016-11-22

Fitch Ratings said the positive effects are unlikely to be strong and sufficiently enduring “to support credit profiles” and will impact GDP growth in the current quarter. Though the gains […]

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