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BJP asking right questions: Abolish all taxes barring IT and GST

Jan 09, 2014

BJP asking right questions: Abolish all taxes barring IT and GST

India can provide a good government with 12 percent tax-GDP ratio. For this, we can abolish all taxes barring income tax and GST. #Tax Reforms #The Tax Axe #AAP #BJP Tax Plan
Abolishing Income Tax: Why tax-GDP ratio must come down as we grow

Jan 07, 2014

Abolishing Income Tax: Why tax-GDP ratio must come down as we grow

Economists believe that a rising tax base is a good thing; but is it? As an economy grows, the tax-GDP ratio should start to go down and not up #InMyOpinion #Governance #Income tax #Tax-GDP ratio #The Tax Axe #In My Opinion #Minimal State
Why is the FinMin hiding taxpayer data from us?

Nov 14, 2013

Why is the FinMin hiding taxpayer data from us?

The finance ministry has stopped publishing important taxpayer data that would establish who benefits from tax breaks more - the rich or the less rich #P. Chidambaram #finance ministry #Income Tax Department #Tax #Budget #The Tax Axe #IT Department #Taxing the Rich #tax payers #All India Income Tax Statistics
Why you shouldn't rush to file your tax returns by 5 Aug

Aug 02, 2013

Why you shouldn't rush to file your tax returns by 5 Aug

The deadline for filing returns is 5 August this year. But don't fret. As long as you have no taxes due to be paid, even 31 March 2014 will do fine. #Taxation #Personal finance #PersonalFinance #The Tax Axe #Income Tax returns #ITR
Budget 2013: Dear FM, Indians aren't undertaxed; govt is a wastrel

Feb 27, 2013

Budget 2013: Dear FM, Indians aren't undertaxed; govt is a wastrel

Facing a huge budget deficit, the FM may resort to higher taxes. But our problem is we already pay a lot, but the money garnered is wasted #P. Chidambaram #The Tax Axe #Budget2013 #Parthasarathi Shome #Bitter Medicine

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Budget 2013: Dear FM, Indians aren't undertaxed; govt is a wastrel

Aug 06, 2014

The super Isa sting that slashes rate for savers: Banks take an axe to tax-free interest just one month after Chancellor's flagship policy was introduced

George Osborne's introduction of the Super Isa was supposed to reinvigorate saving, but more than a dozen banks have slashed rates or announced cuts to easy-access cash Isas...
Budget 2013: Dear FM, Indians aren't undertaxed; govt is a wastrel

Aug 28, 2014

Burton axes Budget tax bonus for families

Tanaiste Joan Burton has dropped a Labour Party plan for a valuable tax break for squeezed middle-income families with children. Her predecessor, Eamon Gilmore, put a child tax credit on the table as a key Budget demand from the junior coalition part... #Joan Burton #Labour Party (Ireland)
Budget 2013: Dear FM, Indians aren't undertaxed; govt is a wastrel

Aug 28, 2014

Qantas posts record £1.5bn loss

Qantas Airways has posted a record 2.8 billion Australian dollar (£1.5bn) loss, reflecting a profit-draining battle with its smaller rival Virgin Australia and aircraft write-downs. The loss for the financial year which ended on June 30 is the larges... #Airbus #Australia #Boeing #Sydney #Qantas Airways