Direct tax code

The gulf between the statutory rate and the effective tax rate is largely because of a complex tax system involving a slew of exemptions. Photo: iStockphoto
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India still needs the Direct Tax Code

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De-jargoned: Banking transaction tax

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Don’t ignore wealth tax liability

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