India Budget

Budget Session of Parliament 2017: Demonetisation decision to fight black money and corruption, says President Pranab Mukherjee

Budget Session of Parliament 2017: Demonetisation decision to fight black money and corruption, says President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said the Budget Session of Parliament was historic as it heralded the advancement of the budget cycle as also the merger of the railway budget with general budget.

Jan 31, 2017, 10:23 AM IST
Sebi pitches for tax rationalisation in capital markets

Sebi pitches for tax rationalisation in capital markets

Section 54 EC of Income Tax Act, 1961 provides an option to save tax on capital gain arising from transfer of long-term capital asset subject to certain conditions.

Jan 24, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Have your say: Will FM Arun Jaitley's Budget bring cheers for common man?

Have your say: Will FM Arun Jaitley's Budget bring cheers for common man?

Facing challenges from both domestic and global fronts, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday presented Budget for financial year 2016-17.

Feb 29, 2016, 14:16 PM IST
Budget 2016: Exempt REITs from DDT, stamp duty, says CBRE

Budget 2016: Exempt REITs from DDT, stamp duty, says CBRE

Real Estate Investment Trusts should be exempted from the dividend distribution tax and stamp duties in the upcoming Union Budget so as to make them attractive to domestic and foreign investors, says property consultant CBRE.

Feb 17, 2016, 17:15 PM IST
Have your say: Should FM Arun Jaitley take bold decisions in the upcoming Union Budget 2016?

Have your say: Should FM Arun Jaitley take bold decisions in the upcoming Union Budget 2016?

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is all set to present the Union Budget 2016-17 on February 29.

Feb 10, 2016, 05:31 AM IST
How Budget 2016 may increase disposable income of aam aadmi

How Budget 2016 may increase disposable income of aam aadmi

The Budget 2016-17 is expected to increase the income tax exemption tax limit, and offer more tax deductions

Feb 08, 2016, 10:27 AM IST

Accord priority sector to solar energy: Renewable Min to finance minister

Renewable Energy Ministry has suggested Finance Ministry that solar energy should be included in the priority sector norms of banks.

Feb 18, 2015, 16:18 PM IST
Arun Jaitley – Know your Finance Minister

Arun Jaitley – Know your Finance Minister

Arun Jaitley is indeed facing challenges to revive the economy.

Feb 05, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

India's budget passed by Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha Friday passed the Finance Bill, 2014 by a voice vote. The bill, which is primarily the legislative proposals of the national budget for this fiscal, notably on taxes, will now go to the Rajya Sabha for approval.

Jul 25, 2014, 16:30 PM IST

Fitch says no major new measures for oil&gas sector in Budget

Fitch Ratings on Friday said the Budget did not introduce any major new measures for the oil and gas sector and would be neutral for its rated oil and gas entities.

Jul 18, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

Measures announced in Budget will expand the economy: Arun Jaitley

The Finance Minister also promised formation of a high-level committee to deal with retrospective taxation.

Jul 10, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

Gold up on softer dollar; India budget eyed for import duty cut

Gold edged higher for a second straight session on Thursday, helped by a weaker dollar and as minutes of the Federal Reserve`s recent policy meet gave no indication of an early hike in U.S. interest rates.

Jul 10, 2014, 08:52 AM IST

Rail budget 2014-15: Challenges before the Modi government

Just as the General Budget, the Rail Bugdet too will be keenly watched by experts and the country as a whole.

Jun 24, 2014, 14:46 PM IST

ITC slumps 4% on worries over higher taxes in budget

Shares of biggest cigarette manufacturer ITC Ltd fall 3 percent on a media report that the government may raise taxes on cigarettes aggressively.

Jun 23, 2014, 12:17 PM IST

Union Budget 2014-15 to be presented on July 10

The Rail Budget will be presented on July 8 followed by the Economic Survey on July 9.

Jun 23, 2014, 11:56 AM IST

Know your Finance Minister

Jaitley headed the Delhi University student union and the student wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.

Jun 19, 2014, 12:24 PM IST

Acche din for share market have arrived: Uday Kotak

The new government, which is still in its initial days, has not taken any missteps.

Jun 18, 2014, 14:23 PM IST

Oil spike threatens to blow hole in Budget: Sources

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents his maiden budget next month and faces headwinds from a weak economy.

Jun 18, 2014, 12:47 PM IST

Budget and You

The decision of the Finance Minister will be closely watched by all and sundry, here is the list of most awaited announcements.

Jun 11, 2014, 14:07 PM IST

Budget 2014: It’s time to bring back India's growth story

The government has to walk the tightrope and do a balancing act between resorting to extreme reform push and adopting pro-people programmes.

Jun 11, 2014, 13:49 PM IST