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Interim Budget 2019: Why outgoing govts don't present full-fledged Budgets

Here's why an outgoing government needs to present an interim Budget at all, and the precedents that the finance minister can go by while doing so later this week

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Budget 2019  |  Interim Budget 2019

Ishan Bakshi 

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By convention, governments have shied away from announcing any new proposals or policy changes in interim Budgets for the upcoming financial year

What is an interim Budget? What prevents an outgoing government from presenting a full-fledged Budget?

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First Published: Tue, January 29 2019. 20:42 IST