Budget 2018-19

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Budget 2018: Would Arun Jaitley consider increasing spend on Ujjwala scheme?
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Budget 2018: Would Arun Jaitley consider increasing spend on Ujjwala scheme?

The Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana (Ujjwala scheme) has been a big hit in rural areas

Budget 2018: Eight measures Arun Jaitley should look into to provide relief to taxpayers
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Budget 2018: Eight measures Arun Jaitley should look into to provide relief to taxpayers

Hopefully the Budget will provide for an exclusive tax exemption of up to Rs. 20,000 for premiums paid towards a term insurance in addition to the current 1.5 lakh available for life.

Budget 2018: Why angel tax should only be levied on non-accredited investors
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Budget 2018: Why angel tax should only be levied on non-accredited investors

Most of the developed nations have already addressed the issue of angel tax by offering the angel investors tax breaks

Budget 2018: Infra segment needs targeted policy actions, sector regulator; is Arun Jaitley listening?
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Budget 2018: Infra segment needs targeted policy actions, sector regulator; is Arun Jaitley listening?

Proactive measures by the government to further improve the long-term funding availability is a priority area and the infrastructure players expect some action here as well.

Budget 2018: Worried about income tax? Here's how you can save it
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Budget 2018: Worried about income tax? Here's how you can save it

Paying income tax and filing income tax returns is our duty and responsibility to contribute towards building and maintaining country’s public infrastructure and facilities

Budget 2018: Time Arun Jaitley gave a leg-up to private investment in railways, airports
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Budget 2018: Time Arun Jaitley gave a leg-up to private investment in railways, airports

There has been little opportunity for private investment in Railways and Airports, though long-term investors are very keen on both these sectors

Budget 2018: Here are a few measures Jaitley can take to make Digital India successful
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Budget 2018: Here are a few measures Jaitley can take to make Digital India successful

All digital payment transactions are tracked, thus the requirement of taking PAN and KYC documents for issuing prepaid cards could be reconsidered

Budget 2018: No spending spree in govt's last full budget before polls, finds survey
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Budget 2018: No spending spree in govt's last full budget before polls, finds survey

The median forecast from over 40 economists polled 24-29 January was for the government to borrow 3.2 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in fiscal 2018-19.

Budget 2018: CII seeks easier GST compliance procedures, tweaking tax network
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Budget 2018: CII seeks easier GST compliance procedures, tweaking tax network

Simplification of GST compliances would result in higher number of returns filed, increased collection of revenues, CII said

Budget 2018: Jaitley should bring electricity under GST; exclusion has magnified power sector's blues
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Budget 2018: Jaitley should bring electricity under GST; exclusion has magnified power sector's blues

The govt should impose GST on electricity to allow power companies to claim input credit on coal, equipment, and other business expenses which would aid in lowering the cost of electricity

Budget 2018: Govt should create awareness about crop insurance to ease out farmers' distress
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Budget 2018: Govt should create awareness about crop insurance to ease out farmers' distress

The government should focus more on creating awareness on crop insurance with farmers through training about the benefit of the scheme at Krishi Vikas Kendra and rural NGOs

Budget 2018: Government may peg fiscal deficit above 3.2% of GDP for FY2018-19
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Budget 2018: Government may peg fiscal deficit above 3.2% of GDP for FY2018-19

Budget 2018 is likely to focus on enhancement of spending rather than a reduction of direct taxes, and therefore, the chances of achieving the fiscal target of 3.2 percent for FY 2017-18 and 3.0 percent for FY 2018-19 appears low

Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley has a tightrope walk ahead; here are FM's top 10 challenges
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Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley has a tightrope walk ahead; here are FM's top 10 challenges

Fiscal constraints limit Arun Jaitley's manoeuvrability in delivering the budget dressed up for the elections.

Budget 2018: Time to push for alternative lending, paperless procedures, e-KYC in fintech landscape
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Budget 2018: Time to push for alternative lending, paperless procedures, e-KYC in fintech landscape

Not just developing, but another important aspect of the financial inclusion will be the safety features

Budget 2018: Guidance on fiscal deficit, tax parity with other financial products awaited
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Budget 2018: Guidance on fiscal deficit, tax parity with other financial products awaited

The focus will shift to the GoI’s ability to maintain its fiscal deficit under control as it continues on its path of fiscal prudence.

Budget 2018: Will Finance Minister Arun Jaitley fulfil common man's wish list?
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Budget 2018: Will Finance Minister Arun Jaitley fulfil common man's wish list?

The taxpayers would be glued to their televisions and electronic devices to see what the FM will present them on Budget day

Budget 2018: From corporate tax cut to infra sops, industry has a long wish list
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Budget 2018: From corporate tax cut to infra sops, industry has a long wish list

Government will unveil its budget for the 2018/19 fiscal year on Thursday, with investors expecting increased investment in key areas such as agriculture, and a slew of incentives for businesses.

Economic Survey 2018: India expects to regain pole position as fastest-growing major economy
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Economic Survey 2018: India expects to regain pole position as fastest-growing major economy

The survey cautioned that persistently high oil prices remained a key risk for a country that relies on imports for much of its fuel needs.

Budget 2018: Modi govt has a strong case to stick to fiscal roadmap; it should not opt for populist track
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Budget 2018: Modi govt has a strong case to stick to fiscal roadmap; it should not opt for populist track

Even without populist announcements, India’s fiscal position is looking precarious at present.

Budget 2018: From reduction in income tax to push towards infra, industry lays out its agenda
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Budget 2018: From reduction in income tax to push towards infra, industry lays out its agenda

The Budget should announce measures to upgrade digital infrastructure, especially with regards to the protection of data stored online so that consumer confidence is enhanced.