Budget 2019-20: FM uses Sangam Tamil poem to explain govt stand

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman  caught the attention of all the MPs when she quoted a poem in Tamil by Pisirandhaiyar while tabling the Union Budget this morning. It was a Purananuru poem of the Sangam era, where Pisirandhaiyar advises the Pandya king on levying tax. Continue Reading

Budget 2019-20: No change in income-tax; petrol, diesel to cost more

Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed a series of measures to leverage technology and make compliance easier for taxpayers. She announced interchangeability of PAN and Aadhaar. “Now you can file IT returns with Aadhaar as PAN-Aadhaar interchange is to be allowed,” she said. Continue Reading