Direct tax collection in India

Net direct tax collection grows 12% in Apr-Jan

Net direct tax collection grew by 12.49 percent to over Rs 3.90 lakh crore in the April-January period, less than the budgeted annual target of 15 percent, reflecting the impact of slowdown.

Feb 06, 2013, 18:01 PM IST

Beef up efforts to meet revenue target: FM to tax officials

Apprehending slippages in tax collection, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday asked revenue officials to beef up efforts to achieve the budgeted target in the remaining period of the current fiscal.

Feb 05, 2013, 11:27 AM IST

Direct Tax collection at Rs 4.93 lakh crore in 2011-12

The government on Tuesday said it has collected over Rs 4.93 lakh crore as per provisional estimates from direct taxes during the 2011-12 fiscal, as against a revised estimate of Rs 5 lakh crore.

May 08, 2012, 21:02 PM IST