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Budget 2019: Six ways new Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman can overhaul India's tricky direct tax system
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Budget 2019: Six ways new Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman can overhaul India's tricky direct tax system

With central excise and local sales tax accounting for roughly 50 percent of the petrol bunk prices, its migration to the GST regime brooks no delay

Narendra Modi govt should spare a thought for salaried class; jump from 5% to 20% tax is grossest injustice to middle income group
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Narendra Modi govt should spare a thought for salaried class; jump from 5% to 20% tax is grossest injustice to middle income group

Apart from being unjust to the middle class, it is the steep rate of tax that tantalises people to split their income

Narendra Modi govt mulling revival of estate duty, BCTT: Banking transactions should be encouraged with incentives
Business

Narendra Modi govt mulling revival of estate duty, BCTT: Banking transactions should be encouraged with incentives

Banking cash transactions should be encouraged and correspondingly cash transactions discouraged through incentives for the former and not through tax on the latter.

Five things Narendra Modi govt must do on economic front in the run-up to general elections
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Five things Narendra Modi govt must do on economic front in the run-up to general elections

It is important for the Narendra Modi government to leave a imprint in the minds of the people with altruistic measures benefitting the entire nation

Demonetisation: Narendra Modi govt's moves to curb black money reaps benefits with increased tax collection
Business

Demonetisation: Narendra Modi govt's moves to curb black money reaps benefits with increased tax collection

The Narendra Modi government has done remarkably well on the taxation front and its subset black money.

Budget 2018: Bringing back wealth and inheritance tax will pay rich political dividends
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Budget 2018: Bringing back wealth and inheritance tax will pay rich political dividends

Reintroduction of estate duty and wealth tax would go some way in disabusing the notion that Modi’s is a suit-boot ki sarkar, an allegation that often resonates with the poorer segments of the electorate

Oxfam report shows 1% own 58% of India's wealth; it's time for FM Jaitley to revive direct taxes
Business

Oxfam report shows 1% own 58% of India's wealth; it's time for FM Jaitley to revive direct taxes

PM Modi should prevail upon Jaitley to revive all the three direct taxes---estate duty, wealth tax and gift tax in the hands of donors

Union Budget 2013: Inheritance tax may make a comeback
Economy

Union Budget 2013: Inheritance tax may make a comeback

The old estate duty was payable by the executors of the estate of a deceased under the Estate Duty Act, 1953.