Karnataka Government is planning to introduce a bill which will give powers to gram panchayats to levy taxes on services provided by commercial establishments, including airports, falling under their jurisdiction to rev up revenue collection.
Pakistani actress Veena Malik, who climbed the popularity and controversy charts alike with Indian reality show `Bigg Boss`, says singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan should follow Indian laws and pay taxes, adding that she pays 40 percent of her Indian earnings as taxes.
Deputy Chief Minister Hemant Soren
on Wednesday said taxes in Jharkhand were very less in comparison to
other states, yet the state government would do whatever
necessary to address the problems of the poor.