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May 26, 2017
3 years of Narendra Modi government: Meddling in businesses mocks 'minimum govt' promiseThere has been no serious action to dismantle the rights-based entitlement regime that was erected under the United Progressive Alliance government.
May 23, 2017
GST: Govt dictating prices goes against free-market spirit; will anti-profiteering law end up as tax terrorism?Hasmukh Adhia hinted that any price hike by companies before 1 July, even if done for reasons such as higher input cost, may be subjected to enquiries. A veiled threat?
May 22, 2017
Bring petroleum products under GST; why destroy an architecture after creating it, asks Haseeb DrabuWhile products like kerosene, naphtha and LPG will be under the ambit of GST, five items — crude oil, natural gas, aviation fuel, diesel and petrol — have been excluded from the basket for the initial years.
May 22, 2017
H-1B: Nasscom steps up lobbying with US lawmakers on visa, immigration curbsThe IT industry body paid a total amount of US $1,50,000 (nearly Rs 1 crore) to its two registered lobbyists in the first quarter of 2017.
May 21, 2017
GST will cut inflation by 2%, boost India's economy: Hasmukh AdhiaInflation will fall by two percent on implementation of the goods and services tax (GST) and will create buoyancy in the economy, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has said.
May 20, 2017
Experts on GST rates: Indeed a new beginning but telecom, insurance, hotel booking to pinch consumerWhile some have supported the multiple rate structure for services some others have criticised it
May 19, 2017
GST Council: Cheaper rates for daily items offer good news for common man; no unpleasant surprises so farThe MPC and RBI waiting for the rate structure to chart their future roadmap on inflation battle
Apr 25, 2017
Eager for 100-day wins, Donald Trump eyes government funding, border security, and taxesDonald Trump appeared determined on Tuesday to score key victories to mark his first 100 days as president, as he seeks to boost border security, unveil tax reform plans and avert a government shutdown.
Apr 23, 2017
Arun Jaitley says implementing GST will boost GDP, help India's economic growthIndia continues to be the fastest growing major economy in the world and its growth will accelerate further due to factors like implementation of GST, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.
Mar 31, 2017
GST effect: Data suggests private education costs likely to go up by 2-3% if taxed under new regimeThe provisions in the GST bill could be extrapolated to mean that private education in India would be liable to tax once GST becomes law.