Tag archive for ‘Finance Ministry’
By Ila Choudhary On Friday, September 14th, 2018

CBI changing notice against Mallya without PM’s nod inconceivable: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today alleged that the CBI had aided fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya’s “great escape” by changing the “detain” notice to “inform”, adding that More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Carts, not cars: Congress’ unique protest against fuel price

Raipur:  The Chhattisgarh unit of the Congress party on Wednesday chose a unique way to protest against the rising fuel prices. Chhattisgarh unit of the Congress party today chose a unique way to protest against More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

GST annual return forms to help check tax evasion: Experts

New Delhi: The newly notified annual GST return forms will go a long way in checking tax evasion by providing the entire financial transactions logged by an assessee to the revenue department, said experts. The More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, September 1st, 2018

GST collections fall to Rs 93,960 cr in Aug

New Delhi: GST collections declined to Rs 93,960 crore in August the lowest monthly mop up so far this fiscal as consumers deferred purchase of goods to avail the benefits of cut in tax rate, the Finance Ministry More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

Arun Jaitley back as Finance Minister

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday directed to assign the portfolios of the Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs to Arun Jaitley. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. “The President More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Finmin asks PSU bank CEOs to check frauds in NPAs or face penal action

New Delhi: In a stern warning to bankers, the Finance Ministry has asked chief executives of public sector banks (PSBs) to check all NPA accounts exceeding Rs 50 crore for fraud or they could face criminal conspiracy More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, August 20th, 2018

Kerala floods: Govt exempts relief goods from GST, customs duty till Dec 31

New Delhi: The finance ministry has decided to exempt goods imported or supplied for flood relief operations in Kerala from basic customs duty/Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) till December 31, 2018, sources More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, August 20th, 2018

FinMin proposes to ease process of getting no tax deduction certificate

New Delhi: The finance ministry has proposed amendments in the Income Tax rules for obtaining ‘no deduction of tax’ certificate electronically, a move aimed at minimising human interface and reducing More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Businesses can approach jurisdictional tax officer to migrate to GST: CBIC

New Delhi: The CBIC today asked taxpayers, who wish to migrate their excise and service tax registration to the GST, to approach their jurisdictional tax officers by August 31 along with their provisional ID. CBIC More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Jaitley to resume office in 3rd week of Aug

New Delhi: Union Minister Arun Jaitley, who had undergone a kidney transplant surgery on May 14, is likely to resume office of Finance Minister in the third week of August, sources said. Arun Jaitley who had undergone More...