BUDGET DOCUMENTS
Key to Budget Documents
Budget Highlights (Key Features)
Budget Speech
Budget at a Glance
Annual Financial Statement
Finance Bill
Memorandum
Receipt Budget
Expenditure Budget
Customs & Central Excise
The Macro Economic Framework Statement
The Medium Term Fiscal Policy Statement
The Fiscal Policy Strategy Statement
Implementation of Budget Announcements
 
 DETAILED BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS
Budget allocation of Rs2,46,727 cr for defence fails to impress
GDP accelerates to 7.6%; Budget 2016-17 built on agenda of ‘Transform India’
Tax proposals aimed at boosting economic growth and employment generation: FM
Key reform measures announced by finance minister Arun Jaitley
Union Budget 2016-17: Expenditure up 15.3% at Rs19,78,000 crore; no plan-non-plan classification from FY18
Cars, jewellery and cigerattes to cost more
Union Budget 2016-17: PF amount to be 60% taxable from 1 April
Union Budget 2016-17: Customs, excise duty rates rationalised
Budget blues: Sensex, Nifty end lower as GAAR looms
Union Budget 2016-17: FM proposes tax relief for housing loan upto Rs35 lakh
Union Budget 2016-17: Rs2,000 crore for LPG connection for BPL households to help 1.5 crore families
Union Budget 2016-17: Spreading benefits, casting tax net wider
Deduction limit raised for income up to Rs5 lakh
Jaitley presents Union Budget 2016-17
 
 SECTORS
100% deduction of profits for startups for 3 out of 5 years
Total proposed outlay on roads, rail at Rs 2,18,000 crore
Government will provide calibrated marketing freedom to incentivise oil, gas production
New Health Protection Scheme to provide health cover up to Rs 1 lakh per family announced.
Union Budget 2016-17: FM announces slew of farmer-friendly schemes
Union Budget 2016-17: Jaitley announces tax sops for affordable housing
Union Budget 2016-17: FM allocates Rs35,984 crore for agriculture and farmer welfare
 
 
 REACTIONS
Focuses on reviving investment cycle
Union Budget 2016-17: Manmohan, Chidambaram dub budget as "wasted opportunity"
Applaud focus on farmers, rural infrastructure, irrigation
A fiscally responsible budget
Promising infrastructure and investment push
From reforms to uplifting agriculture
Welcome focus on regional air connectivity
Fiscal prudence signals commitment to macro-economic stability
Budget will provide comfort to investors over macro-economic stability
Provides a clear road map on housing
Raising farmer's income will boost rural economy
Accepts proposition to reduce taxes for small entrepreneurs.
The devil or the angel is going to be in the fine print
 
 COMMENT
Investment in rail, roads to reduce per-km transport costs
100 per cent FDI in food processing to benefit palm oil sector
Union Budget 2016-17: Ficci, Assocham hail balanced budget
India's budget posts a pleasant surprise: HSBC Global Research
 
 SPECIAL REPORTS
Budget silent on defence spending, harps on fiscal discipline
Allowing 100% FDI in marketing food produced in India a welcome move: Harsimrat Kaur
Budget silent on defence spending, harps on fiscal discipline
PPF is tax-free, only EPF `interest’ to attract tax: Finmin
Agriculture cess adds to service tax burden; spectrum transfer added to service
Union Budget 2016-17: Reducing black money, clearing bad debt
Tax proposals aimed at boosting growth and employment: FM
Small taxpayers get relief; focus on value addition and job creation
Union Budget 2016-17: Rs100 crore each for birthday celebrations of Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay and Guru Gobind Singh
Union Budget 2016-2017 : Budget will bring positive change for aam admi: PM
Union Budget 2016-17: Paswan hails increase in price stabilisation fund to Rs900 crore
Reforms in FDI Policy in insurance, pensions, asset reconstruction companies, stock exchanges
Promoting a tax-friendly regime through a new ‘Dispute Resolution Scheme’.
Union Budget 2016-17: Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat Programme to be launched soon.
Simplification and rationalisation of taxes
Comprehensive Code on resolution of financial firms to be enacted.
Union Budget 2016-17: FM set aside Rs1700 crore for multi skill training institutes.
Union Budget 2016-17: Modi focuses on UPA's job scheme MGNREGA
Union Budget 2016-2017 : FM opens compliance window to declare undisclosed income
 
 PRE-BUDGET REPORTS
Budget 2016: Pharma & healthcare companies look to tax sops, infra status
Steel manufacturers seek more cover against imports
Commerce minister keeps budget hopes of exporters alive
Health ministry bats for 40% hike in taxes on tobacco products
Budget 2016 likely to revive `strategic sale’ policy
Budget may offer capital gains tax relief to home buyers, venture funds
Budget to provide Rs1,10,000-crore for pay panel recommendations
 
 
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