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Budget 2021

Customary ‘Halwa Ceremony’ kickstarts process of compilation budget documents

Union Budget 2021 India: On the occasion, the Finance Minister also launched the 'Union Budget Mobile App' for hassle-free access of Budget documents by Members of Parliament (MPs) and the general public using the simplest form of digital convenience.

Budget 2021: Policy reforms that shall enable an Atmanirbhar Bharat

Union Budget 2021-22: Role of Governments in managing economies has never been more important. The 2021 Budget will be watched like never before.

Don’t cut transfers to states: West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra tells Centre in Pre-Budget 2021 memo

Union Budget 2021 India: “I urge you to call a GST Council meeting to discuss the matter and arrive at a consensus,” Mitra wrote in the latest letter.

Budget 2021 expectations: Take a cue from pandemic, invest more in health infrastructure, says healthcare players

Union Budget 2021 Expectations for healthcare: Circumstances have been unfortunate and Covid-19 has definitely served as a reminder for the authorities that they should increase the overall outlay on healthcare as a part of GDP.

Budget 2021 Expectations: What FM may do on direct tax front

Budget 2021 Expectations for Direct Taxes: Expectations are high as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is going to present the Union Budget amid Covid-19 pandemic.

About 50% industry respondents feel Budget 2021 will revive their business: Deloitte survey

Union Budget 2021 India: About 50 per cent of the industry respondents feel that the upcoming Union Budget will revive their business, while a vast majority are optimistic about economic recovery and demand growth, a Deloitte survey said on Friday.

Union Budget 2021 Infrastructure Expectations: Make In India boost, ease of doing business and more

According to Alstom, a crucial pre-requisite to spur growth will be predictable, transparent and competitive public policies.

Budget 2021 Expectations: National Education Policy 2020, Covid may dictate Modi govt’s Education Budget

Budget 2021 Expectations for Education: New Education Policy 2020 has set a clear direction for the future of education in the country and has brought a much-needed focus back to early years education.

Budget 2021: Striking a balance between GST rationalisation and boosting economic growth

Union Budget 2021 expectations: Any further reduction in GST rates at this juncture, needs to be weighed keeping in perspective the fiscal deficit of the government which at Rs.10,75,507 crore

Budget 2021 must focus on resolving demand-side issues: Ind-Ra

Union Budget 2021 India: The budget must also take measures to mobilise higher non-tax revenue to fund expenditure and finally states must be given adequate money and assured of Central support when needed as most of the spending happens at the states.

Budget 2021 Expectations: Real estate bets big on this year’s budget – Here’s why

Union Budget 2021 India: Hit hard by the Covid-pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns, the nation's real estate sector is betting big on this year's budget for revival of fortunes.

Union Budget 2021 Roadmap – Health Insurance: GST rate cut can act as a booster dose

Union Budget 2021 India: Raising tax deduction limit on premiums paid for health insurance will lead to people buying adequate cover

Budget 2021: Govt can look to provide tax deduction for employees working from home, says Pwc India

Union Budget 2021 India: "So whatever expenditure they are incurring working from home, which expenditure in the typical case would have been incurred in office by their employers if they were using offices to work if you allow that to be treated as giving them an entitlement for deduction and that saves tax for them. It will leave more money in their hands," Garg said.

Budget 2021 Expectations: Why Ayurveda sector has high hopes from Modi govt’s Union Budget?

Budget 2021 Expectations for Ayurveda: "Budget 2021 is the perfect time for the Central government to focus on Ayurvedic medicine.

Public Provident Fund vs NSC vs LIC: Where people will invest if Budget 2021 increases 80C limit – FE Poll

Budget 2021: It is expected that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will raise the current limit under Section 80 C to Rs 3 lakh.

Budget 2021: CropLife India demands GST rate cut on agrochemicals and focus on R&D

Union Budget 2021 India: In a statement, the industry body said slashing the rate of goods and services tax (GST) will help lower the prices of agrochemicals and benefit farmers.

Higher deduction in taxable income, benefit under Section 80D expected in Budget 2021

Higher deduction in taxable income can be expected on account of increased health expense

Budget 2021 Expectations: ‘Tax exemption, interest reduction, power subsidy needed for rural MSMEs’

Union Budget 2021 Expectations for MSMEs: Only MSMEs are well placed with competency, flexibility, local market understanding, and experience to bring about rural revolution.

NBFCs seek continued liquidity support in upcoming Budget

Union Budget 2021 India: Tourism Finance Corporation of India’s MD and CEO Anirban Chakraborty said the travel and tourism sector has been one of the most impacted sectors during the course of the pandemic.