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Jun 13, 2018
One year of GST: Tax regime is anything but good and simple; govt can simplify it to improve ease of doing businessThe complicatedness of the system can also be made out from the fact that the GST council has put out 158 notifications till date.
Jun 07, 2018
One year of GST: The roller-coaster ride is over and businesses are now prepping to switch to cruise controlIf voluntary courting of GST by SMEs can swell the revenue kitty, robust self-policing can add much more to the government's coffers.
May 30, 2018
Petrol, diesel crisis: A one paisa price cut mocks the middle class; it's time for govt to push new levies to shore up its kittyTaxing gifts, wealth, large estates, and not petrol or diesel, could be a part of the Narendra Modi government's 'long-term solution',
May 25, 2018
Here's why fuel should be brought under GST: Price per litre will drop by Rs 22 in Delhi, Rs 32 in MumbaiBringing petroleum products under GST brooks no delay. All that it requires is convening of the GST council meeting immediately
May 24, 2018
Petrol, diesel prices at record high: P Chidambaram's formula on steep rate cut is at best wishful thinking; game is tough on groundDid Chidambaram or his government ever set about on a war-footing to do anything concrete about either strengthening the dollar or augmenting our oil resources or in making efforts to break away from hydrocarbon oil dependency
May 23, 2018
Petrol, diesel at record high: States must rise to the occasion to rein in shooting fuel pricesThe BJP is in power in 21 states. It can exhort its state governments to sharply reduce the VAT rates on petroleum products if only to neutralize the impact of the rampaging price
May 21, 2018
Four years of NDA: Low-hanging fruits plucked but when will this regime address festering problems?There have been a number of missed opportunities though for which the Modi government still has the time. In its fifth and final year, it must square its shoulders and address them
May 08, 2018
Rupee falls past 67: Why further slide in the unit may not augur well for Narendra Modi govt in election yearThe value of the Indian rupee (INR) has had a direct if not a linear correlation with Indian oil prices. The oil prices have breached the US$ 75 per barrel mark, and it could move further north as hostilities in Syria go on unabated.
Apr 06, 2018
Fuel price hike: Reintroduction of petrol, diesel subsidies will rob us of future gainsThe fuel price hike has already been much debated upon, but an economic rationalisation of the same has been missing.
Jan 19, 2018
GST juggernaut on right track but with petroleum, real estate still out, it lacks strengthLess than expected revenue collections from GST has put the government in a tight spot and the budget math this year will be a tricky affair