articles by Malini Chakravarty

Business

Piyush Goyal's FY20 forecast of GST revenue growth is ambitious; any shortfall to affect social sector spending

An analysis shows that tax revenue forecasted in the year budget is presented often tends to be different from the actual revenue generated.

Business

GST law should ensure benefits of lower prices are passed on to common people

In case of a revenue shortfall, instead of relying on increasing taxes on petroleum products, the Centre could even think of relaxing its deficit target