The Delhi government's tax collection during the AAP's 49-day rule was higher than that of other quarters in the last financial year as the party did not harass businessmen by raids, party leader Manish Sisodia said on Monday.
Telangana government has claimed that an exodus of businesses to Andhra Pradesh is underway after the new state came into existence in June this year, and there would be a significant erosion of the tax base once Hyderabad ceases to be the common capital.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has suggested to the central government to delegate the levy, collection and appropriation of tax substitutes for value added tax, central excise and service tax by the state.
After the drubbing in the recent general elections, Akhilesh Yadav proposed no new taxes in the budget for this year, but made no allocation for his pet schemes such as free laptops for students and allowances for the unemployed.
The "Umbrella" hitmaker had filed a lawsuit against New York firm Berdon Llp in 2012, claiming she suffered big losses after they mismanaged her finances, failed to sort out her taxes and charged an above-average commission fee.