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May 22, 2017
GST will make domestic firms more competitive, streamline taxation, says Hasmukh AdhiaAdhia's comments come amid calls from some experts and a section of the industry for deferring the GST roll-out to September-October instead from July 1.
May 03, 2017
Aadhaar mandatory for PAN cards: AG's comment reveals a state obsessed with surveilling its citizens; a remnant of colonial rulesWhile the Government of India's logic with related to linking of Aadhaar with PAN cards make it look like an intrusive force, we should worry more about laws that are still largely colonial remnants as they make it easy for the state to behave in such a manner and even to seek support to intrude into citizen's rights
May 02, 2017
Narendra Modi's war on black money incomplete without taxing farm incomeThe case for not taxing agricultural income is weak and only the fear of being perceived as "anti-farmer" has been holding political parties back. The key is to change the narrative around making such a move by highlighting its inherent benefits.
May 01, 2017
BJP's refusal to tax rich farmers shows party lacks courage to rise over vote bank politics a la CongressThe BJP which came to power on the pretext of nationalism and often dissed Congress for its vote bank politics unfortunately also lacks the courage to upset the rich farmers who control the vote bank
Apr 14, 2017
GST: Services to be slightly more expensive as tax rate will rise to 18%, says Hasmukh AdhiaHasmukh Adhia said the government is determined to roll out GST from 1 July despite some industry stakeholders demanding further postponement
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.
Mar 06, 2017
GST rollout: Have a foolproof and robust system before implementationDry run is the key to success of any major initiative especially the one that is going to bring about a paradigm and drastic change.
Feb 03, 2017
Budget 2017: Here are a few black money steps Arun Jaitley did not spell out on WednesdayThe budget speech however, did not draw attention to a number of initiatives taken by the government in the past few months to curb the menace of tax avoidance
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: Arun Jaitley should put more money in the hands of consumer to boost spendingWith the announcement of 1 July as the new date for implementation of GST, it is likely that the indirect tax proposals in the Union Budget 2017 will be a precursor of sorts to GST.
Jan 18, 2017
Sensex ends marginally higher after govt puts on hold decision on FPI taxationForeign investors turned net buyers of Indian equities for the first time this month yesterday, as per provisional figures