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1 Reaping DeMo or GST bonanza? Saturday, 12 August 2017 10
2 Careful of frequent changes in GST rates Tuesday, 08 August 2017 11
3 Towards honest taxpayers Thursday, 27 July 2017 35
4 Don’t ruin GST before it takes off Tuesday, 11 July 2017 47
5 Peeling the shell Tuesday, 04 July 2017 56
6 Historic GST to catapult taxes, barring hiccups Monday, 03 July 2017 46
7 Post-GST road-map on exemptions unclear Tuesday, 27 June 2017 51
8 Critical to get GST right Thursday, 22 June 2017 73
9 Anti-profiteering here to stay, use it sparingly Tuesday, 20 June 2017 55
10 Tax portability is a great idea Saturday, 10 June 2017 66
11 GST flexibility critical Saturday, 03 June 2017 74
12 Anti-profiteering law could be tax-terror’s new face Tuesday, 23 May 2017 68
13 GST is finally through, now to make it work Saturday, 20 May 2017 68
14 Operation Clean Money off to a middling start Friday, 19 May 2017 71
15 APAs, taxman’s new face Tuesday, 09 May 2017 74
16 Returns versus return, India’s sad tax story Saturday, 06 May 2017 87
17 If rich farmers not taxed, spare us also   Thursday, 04 May 2017 72
18 Don’t dismiss Debroy, taxing agriculture critical Thursday, 27 April 2017 76
19 Garrr... France won’t help Monday, 24 April 2017 74
20 Learning from APAs to make the ‘harbour’ safe Saturday, 15 April 2017 80
21 Taxpayer terrorism, other side of tax terror Wednesday, 05 April 2017 97
22 Tax-terror back with GST’s arrest provisons Tuesday, 04 April 2017 76
23 If even govt knows it’s a bad law, why have it? Saturday, 01 April 2017 70
24 Making life less taxing Monday, 20 March 2017 82
25 Taxing the taxman Saturday, 18 March 2017 89
26 Wrong stamp, Mr Naidu Wednesday, 08 March 2017 84
27 Good GST vs bad GST Saturday, 04 March 2017 90
28 Shelling shell companies Tuesday, 14 February 2017 110
29 Will housing take off? Friday, 10 February 2017 102
30 Tax reforms have worked Friday, 10 February 2017 117
31 Resolving tax disputes Tuesday, 07 February 2017 118
32 Watching taxman critical Monday, 06 February 2017 102
33 Your tax data's safe Saturday, 28 January 2017 106
34 Flatten that tax rate Friday, 27 January 2017 104
35 Servicing GST Monday, 23 January 2017 105
36 Tax-and-run can’t go on Thursday, 19 January 2017 115
37 The 1% bogey, again Wednesday, 18 January 2017 110
38 Don’t hike tax exemptions Friday, 13 January 2017 111
39 High tax not equal to high GDP Tuesday, 10 January 2017 100
40 Catching dodgy money Thursday, 05 January 2017 106
41 Dual-control solutions Tuesday, 03 January 2017 119
42 Post-GST tax benefits Monday, 02 January 2017 119
43 Tax reforms have paid off Wednesday, 28 December 2016 117
44 So what did the PM say? Tuesday, 27 December 2016 122
45 Jolt for start-up India Tuesday, 27 December 2016 114
46 Double whammy for FIIs Friday, 23 December 2016 316
47 Hawala via gold imports Friday, 16 December 2016 125
48 Revamp tax structure Monday, 12 December 2016 236
49 It's black till it isn't white Monday, 12 December 2016 127
50 GST gets more tricky Monday, 05 December 2016 151
51 Good black vs bad black Tuesday, 29 November 2016 122
52 Pragmatic, but worrying Monday, 28 November 2016 134
53 Beware Arthakranti tax Wednesday, 23 November 2016 134
54 Delaying Vodafone case Tuesday, 15 November 2016 141
55 From May to Abe Wednesday, 09 November 2016 124
56 From May to Abe Wednesday, 09 November 2016 96
57 Getting GST rates right Monday, 07 November 2016 137
58 GST's tobacco test Wednesday, 02 November 2016 152
59 Getting it right on GST Wednesday, 02 November 2016 132
60 Expanding the tax net Saturday, 29 October 2016 138
61 Losing GST's benefits Thursday, 20 October 2016 139
62 Tracking P-Notes Saturday, 15 October 2016 139
63 On a new trip? Wednesday, 05 October 2016 139
64 I can arrest, so I do Wednesday, 28 September 2016 153
65 Taxman’s APA century Tuesday, 27 September 2016 160
66 Jaitley's ideal GST pitch Thursday, 22 September 2016 156
67 OVL lessons Thursday, 22 September 2016 160
68 Clearing litigation Wednesday, 21 September 2016 154
69 GST's golden rules Thursday, 08 September 2016 205
70 Too wealthy to tax! Saturday, 27 August 2016 148
71 Bye bye, tax sops Thursday, 11 August 2016 156
72 Will GST rates fall? Friday, 05 August 2016 165
73 One country, one tax Thursday, 04 August 2016 162
74 Taxman out of control Friday, 29 July 2016 172
75 Progress on GST Thursday, 28 July 2016 161
76 GST Council to decide on revenue-neutral-rate Thursday, 28 July 2016 160
77 BIT unrealistic Thursday, 21 July 2016 152
78 Pressuring tax evaders Wednesday, 20 July 2016 156
79 Towards the ideal GST Tuesday, 19 July 2016 166
80 Cairn't bank on even FIPB Thursday, 14 July 2016 149
81 'FIPB okayed deal, never spoke of tax' Wednesday, 13 July 2016 142
82 Black is back, sadly so Tuesday, 28 June 2016 159
83 eTaxman Thursday, 23 June 2016 164
84 Keep GST burden light Wednesday, 22 June 2016 152
85 Fear can't be the key Friday, 17 June 2016 155
86 Looks like we'll have a GST Thursday, 16 June 2016 155
87 From Rs 33,000cr to Rs 3 cr Monday, 06 June 2016 162
88 Missing tax reforms Monday, 16 May 2016 181
89 Mauritius makeover Friday, 13 May 2016 166
90 I the judge, I the jury Saturday, 07 May 2016 170
91 The great tax theft Tuesday, 03 May 2016 174
92 Cess pool Monday, 02 May 2016 178
93 Getting over the CAG fear Monday, 18 April 2016 190
94 Vodafone again, and again Friday, 08 April 2016 192
95 Some relief on retro tax Tuesday, 29 March 2016 188
96 Digital taxation Friday, 25 March 2016 203
97 Indian Cess Service Saturday, 05 March 2016 212
98 A friendlier taxman? Friday, 04 March 2016 212
99 Go by the book on profits Friday, 26 February 2016 232
100 Don't piss on the rich Friday, 26 February 2016 213
101 Capital gains are taxed Wednesday, 24 February 2016 204
102 Vodafone returns Thursday, 18 February 2016 244
103 Walk the talk on Cairn Tuesday, 16 February 2016 253
104 Balancing tax policy Thursday, 04 February 2016 262
105 Bye bye, retro tax? Tuesday, 26 January 2016 276
106 We're not yet ready for PoEM Tuesday, 19 January 2016 317
107 Making life less taxing Tuesday, 19 January 2016 320
108 Settling tax disputes Monday, 18 January 2016 341
109 PoEM, from verse to worse Tuesday, 05 January 2016 300
110 Give start-ups a level field Saturday, 26 December 2015 317
111 Servicing the fisc Tuesday, 22 December 2015 379
112 Backing down on black Thursday, 17 December 2015 375
113 Cairn writes to PM Modi on tax case Tuesday, 15 December 2015 407
114 Cultivating fiscal pain Saturday, 12 December 2015 358
115 GST critical for Make-in-India Friday, 11 December 2015 396
116 Forget GST, call Sonia bluff Saturday, 28 November 2015 329
117 Getting to the ideal GST rate Tuesday, 24 November 2015 310
118 New investment paradigm Saturday, 21 November 2015 315
119 Cairn, and able? Saturday, 14 November 2015 291
120 Fixing MNC tax issues Tuesday, 20 October 2015 335
121 Lessons from Vodafone Monday, 12 October 2015 366
122 Less taxing solutions Thursday, 08 October 2015 331
123 Bye bye Mauritius? Tuesday, 06 October 2015 385
124 Black ain't back Friday, 02 October 2015 337
125 The Sanofi confusion Thursday, 24 September 2015 308
126 Arun Jaitley's GST Monday, 14 September 2015 295
127 Getting off the tax MAT Thursday, 03 September 2015 366
128 Cairn's 9/11 bomb Thursday, 20 August 2015 292
129 Clearing Castleton Thursday, 06 August 2015 309
130 Being single Friday, 31 July 2015 348
131 Moving on, on GST Thursday, 23 July 2015 356
132 CBEC fixes Make-in-India Tuesday, 21 July 2015 351
133 E-tailing those taxes away Wednesday, 08 July 2015 320
134 Cairn't fix it, or won't? Tuesday, 30 June 2015 310
135 Foxconn loses its excise advantage,will hit mobile manufacturing Friday, 26 June 2015 370
136 Not so black and white Thursday, 25 June 2015 324
137 CBEC vs Make-in-India Wednesday, 24 June 2015 301
138 Quite taxing Friday, 19 June 2015 402
139 Fix GST's birth defects Saturday, 06 June 2015 341
140 Tax-and-run Thursday, 04 June 2015 301
141 Tackling tax terror Tuesday, 26 May 2015 310
142 Don't leave it at just MAT Thursday, 14 May 2015 321
143 Moving on, on GST Monday, 11 May 2015 372
144 Finmin vs Make-in-India Monday, 04 May 2015 337
145 The past is never past Wednesday, 29 April 2015 341
146 Putting India on the MAT Friday, 24 April 2015 338
147 More than a BIT worrying Monday, 06 April 2015 304
148 Cairn for quick deal, no negotiation period Wednesday, 25 March 2015 341
149 Moving forward on GST Monday, 23 March 2015 337
150 Black magic Friday, 20 March 2015 352
151 Branding justice Wednesday, 18 March 2015 364
152 Caveat investor Thursday, 12 March 2015 378
153 Adding to the tax mess Tuesday, 03 March 2015 313
154 The myth of tax arrears Tuesday, 24 February 2015 346
155 Servicing taxes Thursday, 19 February 2015 325
156 Tread carefully on taxes Monday, 16 February 2015 317
157 Fixing tax terror Saturday, 07 February 2015 331
158 Cairn Plc case drags on, FM offers no cure Thursday, 05 February 2015 288
159 Examine those tax sops Friday, 30 January 2015 298
160 Central GST first Tuesday, 06 January 2015 279
161 Clean up tax sops Saturday, 03 January 2015 348
162 GST is process, not an event Thursday, 18 December 2014 316
163 Criminal offence Wednesday, 17 December 2014 352
164 Don't have a flawed GST Friday, 12 December 2014 343
165 Relook that tax model Tuesday, 09 December 2014 332
166 States not prepared for GST, 27% rate can't work Monday, 08 December 2014 325
167 Widen the tax base Thursday, 04 December 2014 317
168 No more tax terror Friday, 28 November 2014 370
169 Time to give up on GST Monday, 24 November 2014 319
170 Vodafone/Shell challenge Thursday, 20 November 2014 339
171 Losing GST gains Thursday, 13 November 2014 342
172 Vodafone win may spell victory for Shell, others Saturday, 11 October 2014 354
173 As the tax cases pile up Tuesday, 30 September 2014 319
174 More GST glitches Friday, 22 August 2014 369
175 Taxman's makeover Tuesday, 22 July 2014 368
176 Making life less taxing Monday, 21 July 2014 411
177 "cause I'm the taxman Monday, 14 July 2014 424
178 Jaitley's GST rabbit Tuesday, 08 July 2014 396
179 Worsening tax terror Wednesday, 02 July 2014 405
180 Tax spillovers Friday, 27 June 2014 396
181 Jaitley's wrong call Friday, 20 June 2014 430
182 "cause I'm the taxman Wednesday, 18 June 2014 406
183 Scrap the bad cesses Monday, 16 June 2014 424
184 No clarity on how to deal with retro taxes Tuesday, 10 June 2014 447
185 Dealing with the retro tax Tuesday, 03 June 2014 397
186 Black money again Thursday, 29 May 2014 400
187 Less taxing solutions Tuesday, 20 May 2014 362
188 In thrall of the taxman Saturday, 10 May 2014 373
189 Taxing value Tuesday, 15 April 2014 373
190 Populist code Thursday, 03 April 2014 425
191 US lessons for taxman Friday, 28 March 2014 360
192 Not by fiat Wednesday, 26 March 2014 362
193 Taxing tangle Tuesday, 25 March 2014 351
194 Careful on that Bipa Thursday, 06 March 2014 358
195 Taxing times again Thursday, 13 February 2014 356
196 Banking on tax reforms Tuesday, 07 January 2014 333
197 Indo-US tax map Friday, 27 December 2013 381
198 Dialling a reprieve Monday, 16 December 2013 432
199 Taxing times Monday, 09 December 2013 401
200 Making GST work Thursday, 28 November 2013 374
201 Flexibility in GST Wednesday, 20 November 2013 396
202 Going beyond GST Wednesday, 23 October 2013 342
203 MAPping tax reform Tuesday, 24 September 2013 373
204 Making the harbour safe Friday, 20 September 2013 446
205 Make it less taxing Wednesday, 28 August 2013 474
206 Unsafe harbour Friday, 16 August 2013 412
207 Unsafe harbour Friday, 16 August 2013 332
208 Shome's Justice Monday, 22 July 2013 491
209 A proper DTC please Tuesday, 02 July 2013 422
210 Double Irish Thursday, 20 June 2013 369
211 GST ball in Centre's court Tuesday, 18 June 2013 414
212 More modern taxation Monday, 10 June 2013 388
213 Taxing GST Saturday, 08 June 2013 438
214 Politicians need to resolve GST, not officials Friday, 07 June 2013 412
215 Getting conciliatory Thursday, 06 June 2013 420
216 Less grey out there Thursday, 30 May 2013 427
217 Smartening taxation Saturday, 25 May 2013 425
218 All-party GST meeting critical Saturday, 18 May 2013 420
219 Conciliation time Thursday, 16 May 2013 427
220 Getting real on Mauritius Thursday, 02 May 2013 400
221 Will tax, can't collect Wednesday, 01 May 2013 451
222 More taxmen now Wednesday, 03 April 2013 419
223 Assessing taxes Wednesday, 27 March 2013 472
224 SEZs on the MAT Saturday, 16 March 2013 445
225 Arresting development Tuesday, 05 March 2013 434
226 Using TIN finally Saturday, 16 February 2013 432
227 Taxing tangle Thursday, 14 February 2013 1853
228 From Foxconn to Nokia, and more Friday, 08 February 2013 496
229 No Vodafone accord till tax law allows settlement mechanism Wednesday, 06 February 2013 455
230 Taxing FDI Wednesday, 06 February 2013 470
231 Don't raise 80C limits Saturday, 02 February 2013 436
232 Game-changing GST Wednesday, 30 January 2013 455
233 Taxpayer-friendly GAAR Tuesday, 15 January 2013 444
234 The taxation silly season is here Friday, 11 January 2013 487
235 Don't soak the rich Wednesday, 09 January 2013 425
236 The taxman cometh Wednesday, 12 December 2012 446
237 Maturity on GST Wednesday, 14 November 2012 506
238 Redialling taxation Wednesday, 19 September 2012 458
239 Get those exemptions Wednesday, 05 September 2012 438
240 PMO trips up on GAAR Saturday, 30 June 2012 448
241 Taxing times Wednesday, 16 May 2012 563
242 Forget Mauritius, for now Saturday, 05 May 2012 543
243 FM loses his shine Saturday, 07 April 2012 540
244 GAARrrr! Friday, 06 April 2012 549
245 And now, finmin P-notes! Wednesday, 28 March 2012 561
246 More capital punishment Monday, 20 February 2012 407
247 Getting black back Wednesday, 15 February 2012 560
248 ‘DTC won’t help tax transactions in Mauritius’ Friday, 27 January 2012 548
249 No capital punishment Saturday, 21 January 2012 461
250 On the road to GST Wednesday, 11 January 2012 533
251 Tax, refund, tax Monday, 09 January 2012 519
252 End of Laffer Friday, 30 September 2011 561
253 STT dreams Wednesday, 28 September 2011 495
254 Taxing tangle Tuesday, 31 May 2011 539
255 Heart rules the head Thursday, 24 March 2011 548
256 Smoke ’n mirrors Tuesday, 01 March 2011 530
257 More black than white Monday, 31 January 2011 567
258 Not back in the black Wednesday, 26 January 2011 542
259 Shades of grey Friday, 21 January 2011 548
260 Chop chop Wednesday, 19 January 2011 566
261 Taxing problems Friday, 08 December 2006 543
262 Plug the gaps first Monday, 20 February 2006 603
263 Cleaning up Tuesday, 07 February 2006 661
264 Foul business tax Friday, 27 January 2006 680
 

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