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What is Budget at a Glance

Budget at a Glance

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What is Budget at a Glance

Budget at a Glance explains all the data related to the Union Budget in a reader-friendly manner. It’s a document that explains the gist of all broad aggregates and estimates in a form easier for readers to comprehend. It shows all receipts, expenditures, Fiscal Deficit, Revenue Deficit, Primary Deficit of the Government of India.
The Budget is a list of expenditures and receipts of the government, and lays out the ways and means in which the government will be allocating its resources. It is presented as the Finance Bill, Appropriation Bill under Article 112 of the Constitution and has to be passed by the Lok Sabha before April 1 for its implementation in the current financial year. 
Budget at a Glance presents a pictorial account of sources of receipts, their applications, details of debts, and deficit indicators, composition of important budgetary variables through charts and graphs.

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Decadal perspective: Filing of tax returns made easier under Modi govt

Most taxpayers are concentrated in a few states. The top seven account for over 60 per cent of the non-zero returns

Updated On : 02 Feb 2024 | 12:07 AM IST

Union Budget 2023: FinMin notifies refund of security deposits to MSMEs

In her budget speech, FM had proposed refund of 95% of amount forfeited on account of non-performance of contract due to Covid

Updated On : 06 Feb 2023 | 9:21 PM IST

Budget 2023: Railways makes digital push to end passenger reservation woes

Minister says backend overhaul to increase ticket and enquiry capacity tenfold

Updated On : 03 Feb 2023 | 11:39 PM IST

Indirect taxes: Budget proposals aligned with govt's strategic priorities

Budget 2023-24 adopted seven priorities or Saptarishi, one of which is building focus on green growth

Updated On : 03 Feb 2023 | 6:15 AM IST

Union Budget 2023-24 on expected lines, good for investment push

Investors in the automobiles sector are clearly betting on big ticket consumption improving, including commercial vehicles

Updated On : 03 Feb 2023 | 6:10 AM IST

Direct tax: Budget gives a blueprint for sustained high-growth trajectory

Presently, no TDS is required on interest payable in the case of listed dematerialised securities

Updated On : 03 Feb 2023 | 6:10 AM IST

Budget 2023: From Ashok Leyland to L&T, brokerages bet on cyclical stocks

Here are 10 stocks across sectors that are expected to gain the most from the various proposals

Updated On : 03 Feb 2023 | 6:05 AM IST

Social sector: The emphasis of Budget is on the consolidation of schemes

The government has ring-fenced financial outlays for various social sectors, and this is reflected in nominal increases and efforts to make them more effective

Updated On : 03 Feb 2023 | 6:00 AM IST

Govt to move to exemption-free I-T regime with lower taxes: Revenue Secy

In an interview to PTI, Malhotra said the government does not have any specific timeline to make the new regime mandatory for taxpayers

Updated On : 02 Feb 2023 | 8:47 PM IST

Union Budget 2023: Allocation for aid to foreign countries cut by 2.6%

Some of the countries whose allocation has been reduced under this head include Bhutan, Afghanistan and Mauritius

Updated On : 02 Feb 2023 | 8:42 PM IST

Union Budget 2023-24: Funding for IIMs brought down to Rs 300 crore

According to the Budget Estimates (BE) for 2022-23, the IIMs were allocated an amount of Rs 653.92 crores

Updated On : 02 Feb 2023 | 7:21 PM IST

Union Budget underscores role of digital, tech in development: Nasscom

According to Nasscom, the creation of 5G labs will further help in opening newer avenues and opportunities, scaling up new business models and employment prospects

Updated On : 02 Feb 2023 | 5:19 PM IST

Budget: Govt announces 150% hike in outlay of Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban

The Smart Cities Mission was allotted Rs 8,000 crore as against Rs 8,800 crore in the revised estimates for the last fiscal

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 11:22 PM IST

Union Budget stands to benefit all sections of society: Anurag Thakur

He said the budget stands firm on the foundation laid by the previous budgets presented by the Narendra Modi government

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 11:08 PM IST

Budget allocates Rs 4,692 cr for Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

The allocation to the government's autonomous body, Prasar Bharati, has been increased to Rs 2,808.36 crore from Rs 2,764.51 crore allotted to it in the last fiscal

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 10:55 PM IST

'Union Budget 2023-24 is a road map for nation building', says Assocham

The chamber which has been seeking relief to the MSMEs expressed gratitude to the government for giving several incentives to the small businesses and the start-ups

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 10:48 PM IST

Union Budget: Rs 28,138 cr allocated to meet requirements for OROP scheme

The Budget marked an increase in the allotment for Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) with Budget Estimates of Rs 5,431.56 crore in FY 2023-24 as against Rs 3,582.51 crore in FY 2022-23

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 10:37 PM IST

Budget 2023-24: Civil Aviation Ministry's allocation dips to Rs 3,113.36 cr

The Budget allocated Rs 3,113.36 crore to the ministry, against Rs 10,667 crore in 2022-23, which was later revised to Rs 9,363.70 crore

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 10:31 PM IST

Budget: NPCIL gets Rs 9,410 cr as India seeks to ramp up nuclear capacity

The Department of Atomic Energy has been allocated Rs 25,078.49 crore which is lower than Rs 25,965.67 crore it had received in the revised estimates in the 2022-23 fiscal

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 10:28 PM IST

Life insurance firms' shares fall on taxation proposal related to policies

According to Union Budget documents, an individual will have to pay tax on the maturity amount of life insurance policies where the aggregate annual premium exceeds Rs 5 lakh

Updated On : 01 Feb 2023 | 9:18 PM IST