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POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Corporate tax, Income Tax, Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Budget

Post-Budget Blues: Why the Modi govt must lower taxes to revive growth

The mindset of bureaucrats in the Ministry of Finance remains stuck in the past. It is here that Modi could learn from Donald Trump.

POLITICS

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Adjournments, Union Budget, Money Bill, Parliament disruptions

So, who brought Parliament down?

Both Opposition and ruling party are responsible for the House's slide into irrelevance.

MONEY

 |  6-minute read
E-way bill, Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley, Union Budget

How GST failed India and ended up helping tax evaders

The number of returns filed each month is limited to 70 lakh, though the number of taxpayers registered with the GSTN is over one crore.

MONEY

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Union Budget, Money Bill, GST, Parliament

How Modi government has trampled over Parliament

The legislature's fiscal power is the cornerstone of constitutional democracy.

MONEY

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Economy, Modi government, Senior Citizens, Union Budget

How government has failed senior citizens like me

Let's examine the tax benefits that the elderly actually got in the 2018 Budget.

MONEY

 |  5-minute read
Personal income tax, Demonetisation, Union Budget, Budget 2018-19

Why personal income tax on people earning less than Rs 10 lakh annually should stop right away

Budget 2018-19 must also ensure rationalisation of tax rates, tax slabs, and tax deductions to ensure that the tax is progressive in nature.

POLITICS

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Economy, BJP, Modi government, Union Budget

What ordinary Indians are expecting from Modi government's last full Budget

This year's budget assumes greater importance for the boost it can provide to the economy.

MONEY

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Union Budget 2018-19, Tax slabs, Union Budget, Budget 2018-19

Modi government's last full Budget: What to expect

A flurry of populist measures may find their way into Arun Jaitley's speech on February 1.

VOICES

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Common Man, Arun Jaitley, Union Budget

Despite demonetisation, common man should be happy with Union Budget

No finance minister has ever presented a Budget with so many global and local uncertainties.

HUMOUR

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Twitter, Arun Jaitley, Union Budget

Union Budget: The day everyone on Twitter turns into an economist

Here are the 'experts' and their two cents.