Budget 2016

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Step-by-step guide to tax return filing

With FY 15-16 drawing to a close, the immediate item on taxpayer agenda would be the annual filing of the tax returns.

Budget 2016: Focusing on the Fine Print

Budget 2016: Focusing on the Fine Print

Our perusal of the fine print of Budget 2016 has been throwing up some very interesting findings. Over the past few weeks, we have aggreg...Read More

Govt presented half baked truth in budget: Tariq Anwar

Govt presented half baked truth in budget: Tariq Anwar

New Delhi: Opposition today slammed the General Budget in Lok Sabha, saying it presents a “rosy picture” and “half-baked truth”, and mock...Read More

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Budget 2016 – Looking beyond the PF row

Initially, the entire focus (and consternation) of taxpayers especially the employee class on Union Budget 2016 was on the proposed tax o...Read More

Jaitley bows down to public demand, rolls back EPF proposal

Jaitley bows down to public demand, rolls back EPF proposal

New Delhi: In the face of all round attack, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today completely rolled back the controversial proposal to tax ...Read More

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Jewellers to continue strike against issue of Excise Duty

“This will only a return to the Inspector Raj that used to happen till some years ago.”

Tax treatment of pension

Tax treatment of pension

There are still a lot of uncertainties about the whole scheme of things, as the announcement in the budget is more by way of an ‘intent’,...Read More

Budget sets path for reformed realty, inclusive housing

Budget sets path for reformed realty, inclusive housing

Much on expected lines, though this year’s budget does not unveil any big bang measures to give a giant push to the beleaguered real estate.

EPF hassle mars Sensex salute

EPF hassle mars Sensex salute

New Delhi: The BSE Sensex has got its bounce back, ironically after giving thumbs down to the Union Budget on Monday and closing nearly o...Read More

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A lacklustre budget

The finance minister admitted, in his budget speech, that he had received two conflicting suggestions regarding fiscal deficit. One set o...Read More

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‘Budget did nothing for medical device industry’

New Delhi: Expressing disappointment over the Union budget, a medical device manufacturing body today claimed that nothing has been done ...Read More

NDA buoyed up by pro-farmer budget

NDA buoyed up by pro-farmer budget

New Delhi: With the budget underlining his government’s rural pitch, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked NDA MPs to bring maximum fa...Read More

Taxing PF withdrawal anti-worker, double taxation, say unions

Taxing PF withdrawal anti-worker, double taxation, say unions

New Delhi: Central trade unions, including the RSS-backed Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), have opposed the Budget proposal to tax EPF with...Read More

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Cigarette cos gain ground despite duty hike, ITC surges 9 pc

Mumbai: Led by ITC, cigarette stocks today surged by up to 9 per cent despite a hike in excise duty on tobacco products. Shares of ITC su...Read More

Budget snippets: FM puts best foot forward

Budget snippets: FM puts best foot forward

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley specified “nine pillars” for India, which will be focus areas for the government. The agenda for next year ...Read More

Budget 2016: Highlights and Personal tax calculations

Budget 2016: Highlights and Personal tax calculations

Key Features of Budget 2016-2017:

American investors bullish on Indian budget: USIBC

American investors bullish on Indian budget: USIBC

Washington: American companies, either having a foothold or planning to set foot in India, are bullish on the latest budget presented by ...Read More

Budget 2016: Bharat is back

Budget 2016: Bharat is back

Small Reliefs To Middle Class But With Heavy Taxation : Retains fiscal deficit target; hikes infra spending.

Jaitley bats for the environment

Jaitley bats for the environment

Cess of 4 % will make all cars costlier, especially SUVs

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Budget 2016: Sting in the tale for middle class

PF withdrawal partially taxable

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