Articles about Sushil Chandra

'Discussed electoral reforms,' says government after controversial PMO-Election Commission meet

19 Dec 2021

Politics
'Discussed electoral reforms,' says government after controversial PMO-Election Commission meet

The Union Ministry of Law said Saturday that a controversial interaction between the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) was to discuss electoral reforms.

CBDT chairman Sushil Chandra appointed as new chief election commissioner

14 Feb 2019

India
CBDT chairman Sushil Chandra appointed as new chief election commissioner

Sushil Chandra, the current chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), has been appointed as the next chief election commissioner.

CBDT: From 2014-2018, number of Indian crorepatis rose by 60%

22 Oct 2018

Business
CBDT: From 2014-2018, number of Indian crorepatis rose by 60%

On Monday, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) released key tax statistics that indicate that the number of crorepatis in India are going up.

Bad news, Bitcoin investors! Your earnings are now taxable

06 Feb 2018

Business
Bad news, Bitcoin investors! Your earnings are now taxable

World's largest cryptocurrency Bitcoin plunged a whopping 66% from its all-time high of $19,666 to $6,000 (Rs. 3.8L).

Trouble for people depositing more than Rs. 15lakh during demonetization

03 Feb 2018

India
Trouble for people depositing more than Rs. 15lakh during demonetization

Indians who bank-deposited unaccounted cash over Rs. 15 lakh during demonetization are now under government scanner.

300% jump in PAN applications since demonetization: CBDT

15 Nov 2017

India
300% jump in PAN applications since demonetization: CBDT

Despite widespread criticism, demonetization has had some benefits, like a 300% jump in the number of applications received for Permanent Account Numbers (PAN).

Capital gains tax only on sham transactions - CBDT

07 Feb 2017

Business
Capital gains tax only on sham transactions - CBDT

An "exhaustive list" of transactions will be exempted from the proposed 10 per cent long-term capital gains tax on investors in unlisted companies, Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil Chandra said today.