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Arun Jaitley to be cremated on Sunday

The challenges before 15th Finance Commission are many!

The 15th Finance Commission, which the government notified on November 27, 2017, will have to first contend with the slowdown in the Indian economy. There is an upward trend in the fiscal deficits of states. The inter-governmental transfer system has become overly complex with different sharing arrangements for different taxes;[Read More…]

GST Council hopes to break logjam between Centre, states

The eighth GST council meeting which begins on Tuesday in the national capital will be chaired by finance minister Arun Jaitley and comprise of all the state finance ministers. In its two day meeting, the council will meet representatives of six crucial sectors, including IT, telecom, banking and insurance, to[Read More…]

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