Arun Jaitley chairs pre-budget consultative meeting with economists

Updated:10 months, 1 week ago IST

New Delhi, Dec 11 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday held a pre-budget consultative meeting with prominent economists from the country, including Revenue secretary Hasmukh Adhia, in New Delhi. Economist Arvind Virmani stated various tax reforms were discussed in the meeting. The meeting focused on areas where reform has not been done over the past few years, which include the areas of custom tariff system and income and corporate tax. The Union Budget 2018-19 is likely to be presented in Parliament in February.

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