Taxes 2018

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Budget 2018: Stamp duty on immovable properties should also be on value addition alone
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Budget 2018: Stamp duty on immovable properties should also be on value addition alone

Value added tax (VAT) principle should apply to stamp duty on immovable properties

Economic Survey 2018 reveals low tax collections at panchayat level are challenge to fiscal federalism
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Economic Survey 2018 reveals low tax collections at panchayat level are challenge to fiscal federalism

Economic Survey says panchayats received 95 percent of their revenues from devolved funds from centre/state, while generating only 5 percent from own resources

Economic Survey says demonetisation added more number of taxpayers, caused bigger household savings
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Economic Survey says demonetisation added more number of taxpayers, caused bigger household savings

As per Economic Survey analysis, new filers reported an average income, in many cases, close to income tax threshold of Rs 2.5 lakh

Economic Survey 2017-18 uncovers 10 new facts about economy, says 1.8 mn direct tax filers added since note ban
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Economic Survey 2017-18 uncovers 10 new facts about economy, says 1.8 mn direct tax filers added since note ban

Economic Survey says India's firm export structure is substantially more egalitarian than in other large countries

Budget 2018: Consumer durables, home appliances makers bats for manufacturing incentives
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Budget 2018: Consumer durables, home appliances makers bats for manufacturing incentives

Consumer durables and home appliances makers like Godrej Appliances, Panasonic, Philips Lighting and Intex want the government to lower taxes, give incentives to local manufacturing and increase customs duty on imports

Budget 2018: Hope Arun Jaitley fulfils promise to reduce corporate tax rate to 25%, says Harsh Goenka
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Budget 2018: Hope Arun Jaitley fulfils promise to reduce corporate tax rate to 25%, says Harsh Goenka

If PM Narendra Modi’s Aap hans kyon nahi rahe question to Indian CEO’s at Davos is any indication, there may be unexpected surprises for the corporate sector.

Budget 2018: Why tax parity is needed for low income employees just like small traders
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Budget 2018: Why tax parity is needed for low income employees just like small traders

A low income employee may be defined to be the one whose gross salary income is not more than Rs 15 lakh.

Budget 2018: It is high time Modi government reviewed taxation policy on equity investments
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Budget 2018: It is high time Modi government reviewed taxation policy on equity investments

Buoyed by the success with Foreign Portfolio Investors, the Modi government must now start taxing domestic investors also.

Budget 2018: Why bad loan resolution demands targeted policy approach
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Budget 2018: Why bad loan resolution demands targeted policy approach

Bad loans worth more than Rs 8 trillion (as on September 2017) has brought banking activity to a standstill especially for public sector banks

Budget 2018: Increase tax exemption limit to Rs 3 lakh, says SBI report
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Budget 2018: Increase tax exemption limit to Rs 3 lakh, says SBI report

With rise in personal disposable income post 7th Pay Commission, the income tax exemption limit needs to be raised by Rs 50,000 to Rs 3 lakh, a SBI report said

Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley may tweak income tax slabs, do away with multiple deductions: EY report
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Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley may tweak income tax slabs, do away with multiple deductions: EY report

About 48 percent respondents said they expect finance minister Arun Jaitley to lower corporate tax rate to 25 percent in Budget 2018

Budget 2018: Why Section 80C is in urgent need of overhaul; one size does not fit all
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Budget 2018: Why Section 80C is in urgent need of overhaul; one size does not fit all

The only senior citizen-specific provision in section 80C can be health-related.

Budget 2018: Govt may tweak tax slabs, bring standard deduction, reveals EY survey
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Budget 2018: Govt may tweak tax slabs, bring standard deduction, reveals EY survey

The survey includes the views of 150 CFOs, tax heads, and senior finance professionals and was conducted in January.

Budget 2018: Conducive taxation framework essential for financial markets, says CII
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Budget 2018: Conducive taxation framework essential for financial markets, says CII

The CII has proposed to rationalise the Dividend Distribution Tax (DDT) rate to 10 percent

Budget 2018: Why Narendra Modi government should focus on policymaking, not policing
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Budget 2018: Why Narendra Modi government should focus on policymaking, not policing

The government has already announced that rural India and infrastructure as the focus areas in the upcoming budget.

Budget 2018: Benefit from GST probably won't show up next year, reveals poll
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Budget 2018: Benefit from GST probably won't show up next year, reveals poll

India’s economy won’t significantly benefit from the GST until after next fiscal year, according to a slim majority of economists polled by Reuters, but almost half said rewards might come sooner

GST juggernaut on right track but with petroleum, real estate still out, it lacks strength
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GST juggernaut on right track but with petroleum, real estate still out, it lacks strength

Less 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

Budget 2018: From reduction in corporate tax to GST compliance, KPMG draws up its wishlist
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Budget 2018: From reduction in corporate tax to GST compliance, KPMG draws up its wishlist

Absence of a standard deduction puts the salaried taxpayers at a disadvantage particularly when the inflation is all pervasive in the economy

Budget 2018: Maternity benefits, low income taxes and agri infrastructure should be high on Arun Jaitley's agenda
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Budget 2018: Maternity benefits, low income taxes and agri infrastructure should be high on Arun Jaitley's agenda

There's a lot of pressure on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to deliver in the upcoming Budget 2018-19. Will he chose politics over the economy, or find a way to keep both happy?

Budget 2018: Secondary steel makers demand removal of import duty on scrap
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Budget 2018: Secondary steel makers demand removal of import duty on scrap

Secondary steel industry body All India Induction Furnaces Association (AIIFA) has urged the government to remove 2.5 percent import duty on steel melting scrap in the upcoming budget.