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Delhi Assembly passes budget 2015-16; luxury, entertainment tax raised
Delhi Assembly passes budget 2015-16; luxury, entertainment tax raised

The Delhi Assembly on Tuesday passed the Rs 41,129 crore budget for 2015-16 -- the first by the AAP government -- with a major focus on education, health and transport sectors.

Arvind Kejriwal accuses Narendra Modi of running Delhi, stalling work
Arvind Kejriwal accuses Narendra Modi of running Delhi, stalling work

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday vented out his anger against Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government for interfering in the smooth functioning of the state government.

Ruckus in Delhi Assembly as BJP MLA tears off  VAT Amendment Bill papers
Ruckus in Delhi Assembly as BJP MLA tears off VAT Amendment Bill papers

Another high voltage drama was witnessed in Delhi Assembly on Tuesday when BJP MLA Vijender Gupta tore off the VAT amendment papers presented by the AAP-led government in the Budget Session.

Maharashtra govt mulls policy to impose VAT, entry tax on import of sand

Maharashtra government is mulling over a policy that may allow entry tax and VAT to be imposed on import of sand from neighbouring states to stop its smuggling.

Fate of GST Bill remains uncertain

The bill on GST, which will be the biggest tax reform after 1947, was introduced in the Lok Sabha in December last year.

Delhi CM Kejriwal assures traders against harassment

Amidst reports that the Delhi government has asked the VAT commissioner to take steps to boost revenue, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday sought to dispel the fears of traders in this regard and said that the stepping up of the target would not lead to their harassment by way of raids.

Petrol and diesel prices hiked by 82 and 61 paisa per litre respectively

Petrol price was today hiked by 82 paisa per litre and diesel by 61 paisa, reversing the declining trend of last six months.

VAT hike on petrol anti-farmer, inflationary: Congress

 Haryana Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Kiran Choudhry on Friday criticised the BJP-led state government for raising Value Added Tax (VAT) on the petrol by five per cent.

Zee Media's exclusive interview with AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal- Part II

Watch the tongue-in-cheek interview with AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Zee News.

Delhi's tax collection rose during AAP rule: Sisodia

The Delhi government's tax collection during the AAP's 49-day rule was higher than that of other quarters in the last financial year as the party did not harass businessmen by raids, party leader Manish Sisodia said on Monday.

Congress criticises Khattar govt for rolling back decisions

Hitting out at Khattar government for rolling back some decisions of the previous regime, Congress on Saturday said it will launch a movement against the Haryana government for allegedly playing with the sentiments of the masses.

AAP launches Trade wing, promises to bring down VAT

 In a bid to woo Delhi's trader community, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday launched its Trade Wing and promised to bring down VAT rates to the "lowest in India in the next five years", if it came to power.

Italy World Cup hero Fabio Cannavaro probed over tax fraud
Italy World Cup hero Fabio Cannavaro probed over tax fraud

Italy`s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro is being investigated on suspicion of running a sham company to avoid paying more than a million euros ($1.27 million) in tax, Italian authorities announced Wednesday.

Bihar govt to probe revenue loss to state under Sushil Modi

With acrimony between former NDA partners-- JD(U) and BJP-- only increasing, the Bihar government announced it would order a high level inquiry into revenue loss of about Rs 50 crore to the state due to arbitrary lowering of VAT.

Dikshit announces VAT amnesty scheme to win traders

Sheila Dikshit announced a VAT amnesty scheme under which defaulters will be allowed to disclose the outstanding amount voluntarily while being exempted from paying penalty and interest on dues.

Delhi govt adopting anti-trader policies: BJP

BJP on Thursday accused the Delhi government of adopting anti-trader policies and promised to simplify VAT rules if voted to power.

Cars, two-wheelers to cost more in Haryana

Cars and two-wheelers in Haryana will now cost more as the state government on Friday decided to hike road tax.

Punjab Budget 2013: Soft drinks, Cigarettes to cost more

The state government hiked the Value Added Tax in the Rs 460.21 crore deficit Budget presented in the state Assembly on Wednesday.

Modi writes to states to increase tax on tobacco products

Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi wrote to finance minister of all states to take a cue from Bihar and increase tax on tobacco products which has killed lakhs of people across the country.