Union Budget 2018
Long-term capital gains tax: Fate of mergers, demergers, IPOs, FPOs and inherited shares.
Investment adviser Harsh Roongta says the impact has so far been sentimental.
Budget 2018 attempts to put in place elements on which future work in rural India can be built, writes PH Ravikumar.
RBI Warns India Budget May Feed Inflation as Rates Left on Hold
Higher government borrowings are being used to finance revenue shortfall and not for new investments: P Chidambaram
Indians pay about 62 percent of the health expenditure out of pocket, World Bank data shows.
Long-term capital losses can’t be set off or carried forward if shares are sold between Feb. 1 and March 31.
Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia agrees the budget revenue estimates are “conservative” and explains when STT may go.
The Indian National Congress must become a fitter machine to fight the BJP, says P Chidambaram.
It would not be proper to end exemptions midway as some industries may have been set up based on them, Jaitley said.
Securities transaction tax to stay, says Finance Secretary.
The government’s revenue projections in Budget 2018 are “conservative”, according to Credit Suisse. Here’s the math.
A quick explainer on how to compute the long-term capital gains tax on your equity investments.
Hasmukh Adhia on why “world’s largest government funded health care programme” is funded by just Rs 2,000 crore.
Will look at creating a bond ETF consisting of CPSEs, says Divestment Secretary Neeraj Kumar Gupta.
What prompted a partial relief on corporate tax rates and an increase in customs duty?
With oil prices expected to rise, the government’s FY19 petroleum subsidy allocation may fall short.
Ridham Desai expects rise in food inflation by the end of the year.
Here’s what Indian corporates made of Union Budget 2018-19.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s fourth full budget decoded in five charts.
A lack of investment in education has put the South Asian nation in danger of wasting the demographic dividend.
The government has no business sitting on assets which are decaying with time, says Enam Holding’s Manish Chokhani.
India will boost farmers’ returns by increasing purchase prices for crops by more than 50 percent of the output cost
India remains a land of missed opportunities.
Budget’s push to the rural economy may prompt some of the six-member monetary policy committee to turn more hawkish.
The government will now aim to bring down its fiscal deficit target to 3 percent over by FY21
From mobile phones to fruit juices, the list of items that will be levied a higher customs duty.
The tax impact of Budget 2018.
Stressed companies get twin relief.
The magnitude and range of changes introduced in Budget 2018 is nothing short of a reimagining of the customs law.
Long-term capital gains of over Rs 1 lakh via share sales will be taxed at 10 percent.
Bond investors, defense companies among those unlikely to gain from Budget 2018.
Indian government says no to cryptocurrencies.
The government presented Union Budget 2018 on Thursday
A few drops to a thirsty man – that is what the Union Budget 2018 appears to be from an individual’s perspective.
Here are the key announcements from the Union Budget...
The revenues from GST for the current fiscal has been pegged at over Rs 4.44 lakh crore.
The Finance Bill has introduced amendments to the RBI Act to allow a Standing Deposit Facility.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley allocates Rs 5.97 lakh crore for infrastructure.
The standard deduction, which is provided to salary earners, was discontinued from the assessment year 2006-07.