Tax Collection
Business  /  Published 29.09.20

Centre mulls oil cess cut

The Centre is exploring the possibility of reducing crude oil cess by half to 10 per cent in an effort to encourage investment and production in the sector Senior oil ministry officials said they wer...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 13.08.20

Faceless tax appeals to come into force from Sept 25

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a transparent tax platform and said the system of faceless tax appeals would come into force from September 25.  Modi also rolled out a taxpayer...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 24.07.20

No plan to monetise debt, says Tarun Bajaj

Economic affairs secretary Tarun Bajaj on Thursday  said the  monetisation of debt —  where the RBI buys bonds to finance the government’s spending — was not on the ag...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 01.07.20

Brokers in Calcutta for Gift City carrot

An impending change in the mode of stamp duty collection on transaction of shares from July 1 may prod some of the city-based brokers to consider relocating part of their business to the Gift City in ...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.20

Form push for unit-area switch

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation will start circulating “simplified and shorter” forms that it hopes will encourage more taxpayers to switch to the unit-area assessment method of property tax ca...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Bihar  /  Published 28.10.18

Receipt glitch hits tax-collect drive

Many city residents are complaining that they are not receiving receipt for the holding tax deposited to personnel from Sparrow Softech Private Limited, the private firm that the Patna Municipal Corpo...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 04.07.19

The problem with declining GST revenues

The revenue collection from the goods and services tax has fallen for the first time in four months in June 2019. The realized revenue was below Rs 1 trillion. This shortfall may compel the government...
By The Editorial Board in

Business  /  Published 09.02.20

12% tax revenue growth achievable: Pandey

A 12 per cent growth in tax collections next fiscal may look ambitious to some but for Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey it is achievable in an economy that is projected to clock a 10 per cent nom...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.02.20

Transgender drive to clear civic dues

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation, which runs the capital city of Odisha, has assigned 11 transgender persons to persuade tax defaulters to cough up their dues.The corporation and the collectors a...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.02.20

Breach of promise jab at govt

Opposition parties on Wednesday alleged that the NDA government had failed to keep its 2014 commitment that 42 per cent of gross tax revenues would devolve to states.They also said that the states wer...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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