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Net direct tax collection up 13.7% till Dec 20 in FY'14

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.

Direct tax collection up 13% in Apr-Nov at Rs 3.68 lakh cr

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.

Direct tax mop-up up 13.27% in Apr-Jul to Rs 1.57 lakh crore

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.

STT needs to be used to incentivise investors: Sebi chief

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.

Parl panel suggests abolition of STT

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.

Stock exchanges for abolition of STT in Budget

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.

Govt has no proposal to lower STT: Min

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.

Revenue Dept against abolition of STT

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.