Investing 2016

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Budget 2016: Key equity indices trading weak
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Budget 2016: Key equity indices trading weak

As Budget speech time nears, Sensex of the BSE opened at 23,238.50 points. Soon after, it was trading at 23,129.21 points, with a loss of 25.09 points, or 0.11 percent

Budget 2016: Give tax sops for home insurance, raise exemption in health policy
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Budget 2016: Give tax sops for home insurance, raise exemption in health policy

This year, the introduction of social security schemes by the government has been a great move in deepening the penetration levels of insurance in India.

Budget 2016: Channelize investor interest into tangible flows for the govt
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Budget 2016: Channelize investor interest into tangible flows for the govt

with crude at a multi-year low, the oil and gas sector needs to have special look in the budget which could boost the sector.

Budget 2016: Adhering to fiscal consolidation path is good, but also revive investment cycle
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Budget 2016: Adhering to fiscal consolidation path is good, but also revive investment cycle

With a reined in fiscal deficit, the RBI would have enough headroom to cut rates further, which would be positive for the economy

Budget 2016: Construction of ports should be exempted from service tax payment for reviewing the sector
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Budget 2016: Construction of ports should be exempted from service tax payment for reviewing the sector

Ports are economic multipliers, as they induce factors in development of an area thus providing space for industrial clusters.

Budget 2016: Budget should ensure India Story is implementable for overseas investors
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Budget 2016: Budget should ensure India Story is implementable for overseas investors

Indian Markets had been upbeat on the Narendra Modi Government since the last 18 months but lately their hopes increasingly have given way to dispair.

Budget 2016: MCX seeks govt to scrap commodity transaction tax
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Budget 2016: MCX seeks govt to scrap commodity transaction tax

MCX today urged the government to scrap commodity transaction tax (CTT) and allow foreign stock bourse/financial bodies to hold up to 15 per cent stake in the recognised commodity bourse.

Budget 2016: Give more exemptions, deductions for salaried class & senior citizens
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Budget 2016: Give more exemptions, deductions for salaried class & senior citizens

Although there is a higher limit of deduction for senior citizens for medical insurance but for the day to day medical needs there is no deduction

Budget 2016: Raise personal IT exemption limit to Rs 4 lakh, says Assocham
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Budget 2016: Raise personal IT exemption limit to Rs 4 lakh, says Assocham

Assocham has asked the government to increase the personal income tax exemption limit in budget to Rs 4 lakh from Rs 2.5 lakh for all individual taxpayers.

Budget 2016: Insurance industry seeks hike in tax exemption limit
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Budget 2016: Insurance industry seeks hike in tax exemption limit

Government should raise tax exemption limit for health insurance and introduce fiscal measures to help increase its penetration, say industry officials.

Budget 2016: Provide incentives to home-buyers to boost real estate
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Budget 2016: Provide incentives to home-buyers to boost real estate

The realty sector is just emerging from a prolonged and painful slowdown, and is looking for all and any signs of light at the end of the tunnel. This fact makes Union Budget 2016 all the more critical, and the real estate industry has many expectations from it.

Budget 2016: Govt looking at Shome panel report to simplify tax system, says Arun Jaitley
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Budget 2016: Govt looking at Shome panel report to simplify tax system, says Arun Jaitley

Ahead of the Budget 2016-17, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government is looking into the recommendations of Parthasarathi Shome committee for simplifying tax administration.

Budget 2016: Easwar panel jettisons obtuse principles on capital gains taxation of equity
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Budget 2016: Easwar panel jettisons obtuse principles on capital gains taxation of equity

Justice Easwar has come up with some rules of thumb which are by no means quick fixes

Budget 2016: Govt seeks public comments for Budget 2016-17
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Budget 2016: Govt seeks public comments for Budget 2016-17

Government has invited suggestions from the public for 2016-17 Budget in its bid to make the exercise more broad-based.