Pre-budget consultations

All states in favour of early roll-out of GST: FM

All states are in favour of early roll-out of Goods and Service Tax (GST), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.

Dec 26, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

Jaitley to meet state FMs on Friday for budget consultations

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet finance ministers from various states on Friday as part of his pre-budget consultations.

Dec 23, 2014, 20:29 PM IST

Arun Jaitley to begin pre-budget consultations from Jan 6

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will hold pre-budget consultations with different stakeholders including trade unions, financial institutions and economists beginning January 6.

Dec 16, 2014, 22:34 PM IST

Allow us to issue tax-free bonds: Bankers to govt

Bankers have demanded that commercial banks in the country should be allowed to issue tax-free infrastructure bonds and the lock-in period for tax saving deposits brought down to three years from five.

Jan 08, 2013, 10:36 AM IST