Should govt change basic tax exemption limit of Rs 2.5 lakh?
Nearly 70 percent respondents feel that the basic tax exemption should be increased to Rs 5 lakh per annum.
Should govt change standard deduction for salaried class?
Which sector should get top allocation in the coming budget?
The opinions are divided on the issue. As many as 30 percent people say that the environment should get the top allocation in this year's Budget, while 26 percent said that the infrastructure sector should get the maximum allocations.
People also demanded good allocations for the Agriculture and Women and Child Safety sector.
What is the best way to boost consumer spending?
People feel that the cut in taxes along with incentives could help revive the customer spending in the country. Respondents also gave weightage to deductions as a way to boost spending.
Should the govt restructure employee LTA** benefits?
Over 30 percent say that multiple trips should be allowed for LTA exemptions in place of current single travel trip eligibility.
Should govt provide a subsidy to replace old*** cars?
The opinion was divided. Nearly 40 percent felt that there was no need for introduction of any subsidy to replace old cars. On the other hand nearly 35 percent people said that government should give 20 percent subsidy for replacing cars.
*Air, Water, waste management, etc; ** leave and travel allowance; ***10-year old diesel and 15-year-old petrol cars.
ABOUT THE POLL: MODE: online; 55,000 votes received from 44,000 unique participants from more than 250 districts across India.
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7 Comments on this Story
Purshi Amruth405 days ago
Agriculture is the back bone of Indian Encomic.
Killing Agriculture economic and expand on development on other industries. May bring Indian Encomic to deep problem.
This Budget should be prime focus on agriculture and farming technology. Developing farming through technology. Improve economic growth from core sector is required at this point.
arindam_cts405 days ago
LTCG must be removed to attract long term investment.
Kishore Shivani406 days ago
PENSIONERS GET STD DEDUCTION TOWARDS. MEDICAL AND TRANSPORTATION. MANY SR CITIZENS WHO SURVIVE ON INTEREST FROM FDS THE RATES HAVE BEEN DECLINING ALSO PAY FOR DIAGNOSTIC TESTS AND MEDICINES WHICH ARE NOT COVERED BY MEDICAL INSURANCE THEY ALSO INCUR SUBSTANTIAL. AMOUNT ON TRANSPORT PLEASE CONSIDER GIVING THIS GROUP STD DEDUCTION.