Taxes

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MONEY

 |  4-minute read
Taxes, GST, Demonetisation, Indian Economy

Indian economy is in shambles. Limited options ahead for government

Economists agree that there is a lack of money and the government is stepping up investment in order to keep up the growth rate.

MONEY

 |  5-minute read
AAP, GST, Taxes, Multiple levies

How a greedier state and multiple levies are slowing the Indian economy

Multiplicity of taxes, tolls and fees have become the norm.

MONEY

 |  Retrofit  |  5-minute read
Goods and services tax, Taxes, GST

GST: Why one nation, one tax is problematic for India

Service sector companies now face the daunting prospect of having to deal with not just one by 30 tax administrations.

MONEY

 |  6-minute read
Taxes, Goods and services tax, GST

How GST will change your life

'One nation, one tax’ is actually a great idea.

MONEY

 |  3-minute read
Parliament, Taxes, GST

Draft GST laws ready for Parliament, but ‘money bill’ route is problematic

Rajya Sabha, in which the BJP does not have majority, cannot reject finance bills.

MONEY

 |  6-minute read
Taxes, Demonetisation, GDP growth

Why we need gross progress indicator instead of GDP

The 'eight interesting facts' mentioned in the Economic Survey say a lot.

MONEY

 |  3-minute read

MONEY

 |  4-minute read
Colonialism, Taxes, Indian Stamp Act

Another British legacy: Indian Stamp Act still oppressing us

The tragedy is that brown sahibs that took over from Brits accepted not just their laws and systems but also their motives and attitudes.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Taxes, Obesity, Kerala fat tax

Why India must hail Kerala's 'fat tax'

The state happens to be home to the second largest population of obese people in India behind Punjab.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Education, Taxes, ABVP, JNU

JNU or IIT, what our taxes actually pay for

I wish we were actually talking about politics here, but we're actually talking about clamping down on views we disagree with.