Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched Transparent Taxation - Honoring the Honest' platform. He said it will strengthen the efforts of reforming and simplifying India's tax system. The Prime Minister unveiled the next phase of direct tax reforms aimed at easing compliance and rewarding honest taxpayers to boost the Indian economy.
The Prime Minister said, amidst all the reforms introduced by the Centre, the number of people who have filed income tax returns has increased by about two-and-a-half crores in the last 6-7 years. He, however, said it is also true that in a country of 130 crores and it is still very less.
Faceless assessment, taxpayer charter starts from today and faceless appeal to beginning from September 25th, the birthday of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. (AIR NEWS)