Axe The Tax

  • Axe the tax: Raise tax exemption limit to encourage saving habits, demand citizens 23-02-2013 05:05 PM

    People demand increase in tax exemption limit to at least Rs 2 lakh, which may boost saving options. ...
  • Axe the tax: People demand tax deduction limit on housing loans 20-02-2013 10:50 AM

    In the run up to the Budget Session, CNN IBN's 'Axe the tax' gets voices of Indians on their expectations from Budget 2013. ...
  • Axe healthcare tax: Indian medical fraternity 09-03-2011 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: Ever since the govt announced a new service tax on healthcare services this union budget, pressure has been growing to announce a roll-back. Noted cardiac surgeon Dr Devi Shetty launched a nation-wide appeal - calling this a misery tax. Dr Devi Shetty, Cardiologist and Chairman, Narayana Hrudaylaya said,...
  • Union Budget 2011 spares the axe 28-02-2011 05:38 PM

    By R Jagannathan, Editor-in-chief, Web 18 business portals The Union Budget for 2011-12 presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to Parliament on Monday is widely seen as taxpayer- and market-friendly. While it provides tax relief to individual taxpayers and corporate assessees, it has also sought to avoid any across-the-board increases...
  • Axe The Tax: 5 taxes that India wants axed 26-02-2011 09:10 PM

    As India gets ready for Budget 2011, CNN-IBN brings you five taxes that Indians do not want. ...
  • Axe the Tax: CNN-IBN meets Pranab Mukherjee 26-02-2011 09:45 AM

    New Delhi: While corporates and political parties lobby for better deal, ordinary tax payers are the ones who often get a raw deal during the budget. ‘Axe the Tax’, a CNN-IBN campaign has been taking people’s concerns to the Finance Minister for the last four years. Powered by citizens, the...
  • Axe the Tax: hike investment exemption cap 23-02-2011 10:40 AM

    New Delhi: Tax experts always tell us to save, but is the government encouraging us to put away enough? Little Vivan was playing under the watchful gaze of his parents. But while Vivan was be happy-go-lucky, his parents have other things on their minds - how to save for their...
  • Axe the Tax: make tution fee separate deduction 22-02-2011 09:54 AM

    Software professional Johnson John appeals FM to make tution fee a separate deduction. ...
  • Axe the Tax: bring back standard deduction 21-02-2011 11:14 AM

    Bangalore: Salaried citizens have asked the Finance Minister to bring back standard deduction - a tax exemption for work related expenses. Adarsh Kumar is a father of two children and an employee in a Knowledge Process Outsourcing company (KPO). As a salaried employee, there are limited deductions allowed from his...
  • Should there be an increase in tax exemption limit?

    Currently the aggregate amount of deduction for a wide range of investments cannot exceed Rs 1,20,000. Should this limit be increased to Rs. 2,00,000? ...
  • Budget gives middle class a reason to smile 26-02-2010 11:42 PM

    CJ Abhishek Jain had appealed FM to hike savings exemptions. ...
  • Axe the Tax: Citizens want more savings in this Budget 23-02-2010 05:04 PM

    Know more about what people wish in this Budget. ...
  • Indians want savings limit to be increased 22-02-2010 03:20 PM

    CNN-IBN team met Pranab Mukherjee and presented him the 5 taxes to axe. ...
  • Mr Finance Minister, axe these taxes 22-02-2010 12:27 PM

    CNN-IBN presents Pranab Mukherjee citizen's wish-list. ...
  • Axe The Tax: change tax laws for senior citizens 17-02-2010 09:16 AM

    MV Dhandapani makes a request to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee. ...
  • Axe The Tax: Budget special show on CNN-IBN 16-02-2010 02:13 PM

    Check the spotlight on five unfair and unjustified tax laws. ...
  • Axe the tax: Which taxes are unfair? 13-02-2010 08:27 PM

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  • Axe the Tax: CNN-IBN takes public tax woes to FM 04-07-2009 03:37 PM

    CNN-IBN turns the proverbial act into the direction of public policy. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai gives Axe the Tax proposals to FM 01-07-2009 06:38 PM

    Axe The Tax campaign takes the voice of the people to the government. ...
  • Five tax laws that need to be amended this budget 26-02-2008 12:08 AM

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  • Exclusive: What you need to know about tax laws 23-02-2008 09:03 PM

    Cricket experts Anil Kumble and Maninder Singh feel the way team India surrendered hurts more than the loss. ...
  • Go soft on us, senior citizens appeal to PC 21-02-2008 04:15 PM

    New Delhi: Well, people might agree or disagree, but Duncan Fletcher doesn't seem to be the right man to coach Team India. The biggest challenge Fletcher faces is taking forward the legacy that India'a World Cup-winning coach Gary Kirsten left behind. Lots of fans were heart-broken when 'Gury Gary' left...
  • How's the Budget going to affect us 03-03-2007 12:13 AM

    Out of the five personal tax laws recommended for amendments, two laws were accepted by the Finance Minister. ...
  • Impact: Goodies for senior citizens 28-02-2007 01:12 PM

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  • FM accepts Axe-the-Tax petition 23-02-2007 02:34 PM

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