October 19, 2021 7:23 am
Upendra Baxi writes: The pursuit of human rights and justice cannot merely be matters of state and polity. It affects all citizens of the world. Even hard-nosed economic theorists and CEOs must now accept the sentiment
June 05, 2021 7:45 pm
Britain's finance ministry said Saturday morning's talks between the G7 finance ministers had been "productive". Ministers are meeting face-to-face for the first time since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic.
March 28, 2021 6:20 am
“The United States is committed to working with its trading partners to resolve its concerns with digital services taxes, and to addressing broader issues of international taxation,” said USTR Ambassador Katherine Tai.
January 21, 2021 8:49 am
As countries calibrate their response to competing demands for sovereignty to tax, DST is an interim alternative outside tax treaties. It possesses the advantage of taxing incomes that currently escape tax and creates space to negotiate a final, overarching solution to this conundrum.
September 07, 2020 9:12 am
If the commitment to a fair and impartial system and a time-bound resolution of matters is to be met, the new processes, with reviews and anonymity, must ensure efficiency in case selection and consistency in assessment.
June 16, 2020 3:24 pm
During the first two months of the June quarter, a nationwide lockdown was in place aimed at controlling the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. This had resulted in shuttering of around 80 per cent of the country's economic activities.
May 06, 2020 2:18 pm
New or higher taxes are justified only when the economy is booming, the former finance minister said, dubbing the imposition of taxes as "cruel".
March 30, 2020 5:26 pm
Rakesh Gupta, Commissioner of Income Tax (Coordination & Systems), Central Board of Direct Tax (CBDT), last week asked field formations to submit a daily report on follow-ups on pending tax collections from large taxpayers.
January 01, 2020 3:22 pm
Battling a six-year low economic growth and a 45-year high unemployment rate, the government slashed corporate tax rates by almost 10 per cent to 25.17 per cent to bring them at par with Asian rivals such as China and South Korea.
December 02, 2019 1:19 pm
The central government imposes various central excise and custom duties on petrol and diesel. Besides, state governments levy taxes on them.
June 22, 2020 6:04 pm
Poorva Prakash, Senior Director, Deloitte India, explains what can be expected in the upcoming Vote on Account to make it a populist one.
June 22, 2020 6:04 pm
Poorva Prakash, Senior Director, Deloitte India, explains that as a trend Finance Ministers don't make any major personal tax changes in a Vote on Account. However, she expects the Finance Minister to lay a roadmap for tax sops in this.
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