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Indices on BSE and NSE have gained in spite of economic reforms such as GST. A look around how sectoral indices performed from 2nd January 14th December.

Canada Goose Coats On Sale Although Subramanian’s statement can be labelled as a generic observation, is bound to spark speculation on what the budget could bring for the stock markets. Could the government consider being more vigilant of the stock markets? Canada Goose Coats On Sale

And if yes, what policy changes could the budget look at:

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The move could make the exchequer fatter, considering the tax could be computed buy canada goose uk for a period over 12 months involving bigger profit numbers.

cheap canada goose uk A report from brokerage house Bank of America Merill Lynch finds that India is the only country that did not have a long term capital gains tax on equities. The report reasoned that short term capital gains tax applied to investments made for a duration lesser than 12 months, but were exempted from taxes when STT was paid. ICICI securities was cited in a Economic Times report saying that countries like China, Thailand and Singapore offered full exemptions, while Brazil and Indonesia gave partial ones. cheap canada goose uk

Canada Goose sale New Cesses: There is already a Swach Bharat Cess, a Krishi Kalyan Cess, as well as other charges such as Securities Transactions Tax, Turn Over Tax or Transaction Charges, that are computed in buying and selling of equities. The industry would be wary of additional cesses. But when investors appear unfazed of volatile premiums, why would the Government care of adding to the exchequer by way of additional duties and cesses? Canada Goose sale

Considering that we have had a Pink Economic Survey in 2018, it may not be wrong to speculate the announcement of something like canada goose factory outlet toronto location a Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Cess in the 2018 budget.

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There are murmurs of a possible unsold inventory tax of nearly 10% on real estate developers to make housing affordable, and rationalize prices. This will lead builders into selling homes to buyers who are ready to negotiate.

These factors are currently speculative in nature. But the Economic Survey, and the nature of the call from the CEA are enough to arouse suspicion. Considering this is the last budget, the government may not want to rub the markets in the nose. After all, a booming market is always indicative of the growth potential. The Economic Survey being a different process and exercise from the Union Budget, could be an additional reason why the vigilance may just be a call for action rather than a forthcoming action.

But then, this was the same government that took steps such as demonetisation and GST, which were largely unexpected from them. The call to remain vigilant, as the wise Professor put it, hence seems relevant, canada goose outlet but to both the Government as well as the investor, till Mr. Jaitley unveils the budget.

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