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Wednesday, December 08, 2021

V Bhaskar

The writer is a former special chief secretary, finance department, government of Andhra Pradesh, and joint secretary, 13th Finance Commission.

It is unclear how Finance Commission can now make an award treating the UT of J&K as a state
Fri, Nov 15, 2019

How can the claims of the two other UTs with a legislature — Delhi and Puducherry — which also have been demanding, for a number of years, that FCs award a share of the divisible pool to them, be ignored?

The Taxman Cometh
Sat, Apr 27, 2019

Arun Kumar’s criticism of GST doesn’t factor in recent structural revisions, and exhibits confirmation bias

GST, by another name
Thu, Nov 12, 2015

Centre should merge the excise and service tax regimes as a precursor to the GST.

A taxing matter
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

Both form and content of GST Constitution amendment bill need to be re-thought.

Good Serviceable Tax
Mon, Dec 15, 2014

Five challenges the Centre needs to address before GST can be rolled out.