Prosenjit Datta on Indian economy, Prosenjit Datta on Indian politics, Business Today editor
Prosaic View By Prosenjit Datta
Why I don't expect lower taxation this Budget

With the budget coming up, most tax advisors and experts have said they expect a good cut in corporate taxes and income taxes to alleviate the pain of demonetisation and spur consumption. The finance minister may meet those expectations (though he may choose only an incremental route and not a big move as many expect). But some of those cuts will come with riders.

Tata Sons on Monday announced that its Board has replaced Cyrus P Mistry as Chairman of Tata Sons. The decision was taken at a Board meeting held on Monday.
The Budget that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents on February 1, 2017 will boast of several firsts.