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Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): The Centre, in continuation of its commitment to address the hardship being faced by various stakeholders on account of the severe Covid-19 pandemic, has decided to extend timelines for compliances under the Income-tax Act, 1961 (hereinafter referred to as "t
New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): The Union Finance Ministry, on the recommendation of the Panchayati Raj Ministry, released Rs 8,923.8 crore to 25 states for providing grant to rural local bodies.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will chair the 43rd Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting through video conferencing on May 28.
New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): The Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, and the New Development Bank (NDB) will jointly organise a virtual seminar on "Social Infrastructure Financing and use of Digital Technologies" on May 13, as part of the Economic an
New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): The Union Finance Ministry on Monday clarified that it is factually incorrect to state that there is no provision for expenditure on COVID-19 vaccination by the Central Government.
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur on Saturday expressed his appreciation for the frontline role played by officials of the Finance Ministry who are among the hardest hit government functionaries with many COVID deaths.
New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Granting further relief in view of the pandemic, provisions of Section 269ST of Income-Tax Act, 1961 have been relaxed by the Central government, allowing hospitals and other medical facilities providing Covid treatment to patients to receive cash payments of
New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): The Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance on Thursday released the second monthly installment of Post Devolution Revenue Deficit (PDRD) Grant of Rs 9,871 crore for the year 2021-22 to 17 States.
New Delhi [India], May 3 (ANI): The Finance Ministry on Monday informed that no consignment of 3,000 oxygen concentrators is pending with the Customs authorities.
Updated : 5 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 1 (ANI): Amid the acute shortage of medical oxygen in several parts of the country due to surge in COVID-19, the Finance Ministry on Saturday reduced the Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) rate on the import of oxygen concentrators for personal use from 28 per
Updated : 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 24 (ANI): The government has extended certain timelines in light of the raging COVID-19 pandemic. It has decided that the time for payment of the amount payable under the Direct Tax Vivad se Vishwas Act, 2020, without an additional amount, shall be further extended t
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 22 (ANI): The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has seized more than 300 kg of cocaine, worth approximately Rs 2,000 crore in the international market, at Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin Port.