Budget 2024 Live Updates: Lower capital gains tax to encourage investment - FM

Budget 2024 Live Updates: FM Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Modi 3.0 govt’s Budget today, introducing increased standard deduction and revised tax rates for salaried individuals under the new tax regime.

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Budget 2024: FMCG stocks surge up to 6% on govt’s plans to support rural economy

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