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The bottomline for Indian businessmen: a tax-friendly Union Budget

Sameer Kochar is a businessman running a kids’ cycle manufacturing plant in Ludhiana. His business had been doing well, but has been slowly losing its luster due to the competition from cheap imports from China. Sameer has been dejected not because he failed in the business due to his lack of dedication or focus but… Read More »

Budget expectations from some industry sectors!

2009 was a good year for the Indian FMCG sector. Strong volume and price hikes led to the sector grow at a strong 12% growth in 2009. Further, the reduction in excise duties as a part of the stimulus package offered by the government during last year aided the growth. The Rs 86,000-crore FMCG industry… Read More »