WOMEN & BUDGET

HOW CAN BUDGET 2023-24 BOOST WOMEN EMPOWERMENT?

Published By Livemint | 30 Jan, 2023
From funding welfare schemes to providing tax benefits, know what women can expect from Budget 23-24
Rise in no. of schemes funded under gender budget in Union Budget 2023-24
Govt can increase monetary cap in existing women-oriented scheme
Govt can provide tax relief or subsidy to women entrepreneurs
Women can also expect reservations in govt’s startup schemes
There can be a rise in the amount of women pension plan or increase in coverage
Launch of skill development schemes akin to Women Entrepreneurship Platform