Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 15:39
Amidst a slowdown in the economy, the net direct tax collection has risen by 13.7 percent to Rs 4.12 lakh crore till December 20 of current fiscal.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 20:21
Amid slowing economy, the gross direct tax collection has risen only by 13.18 percent to Rs 3.68 lakh crore during the April-November period of 2013-14 fiscal.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 15:37
Gross direct tax collections rose 13.27 percent to Rs 1.57 lakh crore in the April-July period.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 15:40
Sebi chief U K Sinha on Tuesday said that Securities Transaction Tax should be used in such a way that it incentivises people to make investments for the long term rather than reap short term benefits.
Last Updated: Friday, March 09, 2012, 19:42
In a move that could bring cheers to the stock markets, a Parliamentary panel Friday recommended abolition of the Securities Transaction Tax (STT) on equity trade.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 07, 2012, 21:57
Stock exchanges Tuesday pitched for abolition of the Securities Transaction Tax (STT) on equity trades at their meeting with Finance Ministry officials here.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 16:34
The government has no proposal to lower the securities transaction tax (STT) for capital market transactions, S.S. Palanimanickam, Minister of State for Finance, told lawmakers.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 30, 2011, 14:02
The revenue department is opposed to abolition of Securities Transaction Tax (STT) as the levy helps keep a tab on investments in markets and track flow of unaccounted funds.
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