Agriculture Income

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Rebooting economy: Jaitley should put more money into middle-class pockets, boost farm income
Business

Rebooting economy: Jaitley should put more money into middle-class pockets, boost farm income

While tweaking income tax rates would address a long-standing grievance of the salaried class, it is the agrarian crisis that has been allowed to fester for long

Arun Jaitley disowning NITI Aayog's proposal to tax farm income is hasty and wrong
Business

Arun Jaitley disowning NITI Aayog's proposal to tax farm income is hasty and wrong

Blanket exemption encourages tax evasion with the cloak of agricultural activity beckoning charlatans and crooks. The mushrooming growth of farm houses on outskirts of metros is largely explained by this factor

Arun Jaitley clarifies: No plan to impose any tax on agricultural income
Business

Arun Jaitley clarifies: No plan to impose any tax on agricultural income

Due to its exempt status, agricultural income has been seen as a loophole being used by many wealthy to evade income tax

No plans to tax agriculture income, Centre cannot: Arun Jaitley
Business

No plans to tax agriculture income, Centre cannot: Arun Jaitley

The Centre has no constitutional authority to tax agricultural income

The great Indian irony: Farmers starve while politicians’ agricultural incomes continue to rise
Business

The great Indian irony: Farmers starve while politicians’ agricultural incomes continue to rise

Surely, you cannot have a country where one section of people can make money from agriculture, while another (significantly larger) section cannot

Note ban: PMGKY isn't another amnesty scheme, but a cleverly devised foil to tame crooks
Politics

Note ban: PMGKY isn't another amnesty scheme, but a cleverly devised foil to tame crooks

Indeed the success of the demonetisation scheme hinged on the follow up amnesty scheme, the one that exacted a stiff price from crooks

Demonetisation: Modi should have gone after 8 lakh wealthy 'farmers', not common man
Politics

Demonetisation: Modi should have gone after 8 lakh wealthy 'farmers', not common man

The government could have unearthed a lot more black money and filled its coffers with much more money had it just followed up on the accounts filed by around 8 lakh assesses.