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Budget proposes PAN-Aadhaar interchangeability, simpler e-filing

New Delhi:  Seeking to ease the compliance burden, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has proposed a slew of measures including interchangeability of PAN and Aadhaar and faceless assessment in electronic mode with no human interface. “India’s Ease of Doing Business ranking under the category of ‘paying taxes’ showed a significant jump from 172 in 2017 […]

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‘Bahikhaata’ budget angers middle class on social media

New Delhi:  The moment after the “bahikhaata” Union Budget was presented on Friday, people took to social media platforms that erupted with angry and perplexed reactions. “Your folder is sanskaari, symbolising ‘departure from slavery of western thought’, but your aspirations are 3 trillion ‘US DOLLARS’ economy, huh hypocrite!” tweeted a user. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman […]