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Budget 2016: Solar industry seeks tax sops, financial support

The government has ambitious plans for deployment of 175 GW renewable power capacities by 2022, including 100 GW of solar.

Feb 15, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

Analysts see monetisable value of REITs at over USD 96 bn

The tax sops proposed in the Budget for REITs (real estate investment trusts) can help realise a potential USD 96 billion by listing the occupied commercial real estate across offices, retail and warehousing segments over the next few years, according to analysts and industry leaders.

Mar 06, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

Tax sops likely in Modi govt's 1st full year Budget Saturday

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present tomorrow the first full year Budget of the NDA government, hyped as a 'make or break' exercise, that is widely expected to unveil sops for tax payers while pushing forward the 'Make In India' campaign.

Feb 27, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

FM Jaitley may dole out tax sops in Budget to win over middle class

Jaitley, who in his maiden Budget in July 2014 had outlined his approach to providing relief to individual tax payers, is expected to continue this in the BJP government's first full year Budget on Saturday.

Feb 22, 2015, 13:48 PM IST

Realtors seek tax sops, lower rates for home buyers in Budget

NAREDCO Chairman Naveen Raheja said: "There should be some stimulus for the home buyers in form of lower interest rates."

Feb 19, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Tax sops likely for investments in Swachh Bharat, Clean Ganga

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to provide tax incentives in Budget to encourage companies to participate in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and Clean Ganga campaign as part of mandatory two percent CSR spending.

Feb 17, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Give tax sops to renewable energy projects: Report

Tax incentives, easier overseas borrowing norms and innovative financial instruments for clean energy projects will boost India's efforts to achieve sustainable development in the long term, says a report.

Feb 13, 2015, 19:00 PM IST

Aviation Ministry bats for tax sops in budget for MRO biz

The Civil Aviation Ministry has sought tax sops and easing of customs norms for the Indian MRO industry, saying that this would not only make domestic units economically viable but also give a fillip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' campaign.

Jan 19, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Tax sops key to success of Reits, InvITs, says Sebi official

Realty players and investors have been seeking more clarity on the taxation structure for newly-created Reits and InvITs.

Oct 19, 2014, 13:31 PM IST

Manufacturing units in SEZs may get tax sops

Export promotion body for special economic zones has asked the Finance Ministry to roll back or reduce the minimum alternate tax (MAT) and dividend distribution tax (DDT) on SEZs.

Sep 07, 2014, 15:33 PM IST

Union Budget 2014-15 to be presented in Parliament today amid expectations of tax sops

Jaitley's maiden Budget is expected to be a tightrope walk of trying to meet demands for tax sops especially from the middle class and pursuing fiscal prudence to spur investment and growth.

Jul 10, 2014, 00:04 AM IST

Assocham seeks tax sops, GST in Budget to revive growth

The industry chamber shared its suggestions for reviving growth and boosting the manufacturing sector in a pre-budget consultation meeting with Revenue Secretary Rajiv Takru here.

Jun 02, 2014, 19:25 PM IST

SEBI asks FinMin to consider tax sops for mutual funds

In a bid to boost the mutual fund industry, market regulator SEBI has requested the Finance Ministry to consider various tax sops and other measures for investors and a final decision in this regard would be taken by the new government.

May 18, 2014, 18:08 PM IST

Union Budget 2013: Chidambaram offers minor sops to income tax payers

In his tax proposals in the Budget for 2013-14 to raise an additional Rs 18,000 crore, he gave a benefit of Rs 2,000 to individual tax payers with taxable income of up to Rs 5 lakh but made no change in either slabs or rates of personal income tax which will continue at 10, 20 and 30 percent.

Feb 28, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Allow marketing of bonds, give tax sops to debt products: Assocham

In order to boost retail participation in the debt market, industry body Assocham Monday proposed various steps, including permission to market bonds like other traded financial instruments and providing tax exemptions.

Jan 07, 2013, 21:44 PM IST

Bihar CM announces tax sops on food items

Bihar CM has declared a rebate in VAT on items of mass consumption.

Jul 10, 2010, 11:48 AM IST

BJP demands extension of tax sops for HP, Uttrakhand till 2013

Accusing the Centre of
discriminating against the BJP-ruled states, the opposition
party today demanded that tax exemptions given to Himachal
Pradesh and Uttarakhand should be continued in line with the
other hilly states.

Apr 01, 2010, 23:07 PM IST

Give tax sops on exports of medical textiles: FICCI

The government should cover the entire chain of manufacturing medical textile for exports under tax benefits for promoting a promising area of growth in the global market, industry body FICCI said.

Aug 31, 2009, 16:32 PM IST

Tax sops in FTP to cost exchequer extra Rs 2,200 crore

Tax concessions to exporters announced in the new Foreign Trade Policy will cost the exchequer an extra Rs 2,200 crore.

Aug 31, 2009, 12:39 PM IST