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    Congress calls for dumping cess, raising wages, taxing richest

    Besides stating that empowering the poor should be a shared responsibility of govt and private sector, resolutions adopted at the Congress Plenary provide an alternative plan of action on the economy Besides stating that ensuring social justice and empowering the poor should be a shared responsibility of the Government and the private sector, resolutions adopted at the Congress...

    • 2 days ago
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    Delhi economic survey: As city gets more affluent, govt targets rise in revenue

    The Delhi government is looking to boost its coffers this fiscal by increasing its target for revenue collection by 23% over the previous year, even as Delhiites continue to get affluent with its per capita income seeing a rise of nearly 10%. According to the Economic Survey of Delhi 2017-18, the Delhi government is targeting a revenue collection of Rs 42,216 crore...

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    Despite lower GST collection, higher revenue expected in 2017-18 by Delhi govt: Survey

    Despite lower collection of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) , the Delhi government expects a higher overall revenue collection in the current financial year, says the Economic Survey of Delhi 2017-18 released today. According to the survey, the city's revenue surplus reduced to 0.80 per cent in 2017-18 (budget estimate) compared to 1.58 pre cent of the...

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    Andhra finance minister asks for revised GST compensations from Centre

    Amaravati : Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu has written a letter to the Union minister Arun Jaitley asking for higher compensation citing discrepancy in the revenues considered for the year 2015-16. "I am to state that the Govemment of India has been transferring compensation amount to the states which did not get projected revenues as per the GST(Compensation...

    • 3 days ago
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    GST Council: Inter-state e-way bills from April 1

    Starting April 1, inter-state movement of goods worth Rs 50,000 will need a generation of e-way bills, the GST Council decided in its 26th meeting today. Generation of e-way bills for movement of goods within a state will be adopted in a phased manner, starting with states to be divided into four categories, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said at a press briefing today. The Centre hopes to...

    • 3 days ago