Out Of Focus

The Treasury is taking a second look at budget proposal to slap a new tax on equity trading, following howling protest by market players.
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Proposals like a tax onrnmobile phones and Economic Service Charge (ESC), have also grabbed policymakersrnattention for some tinkering before they come into effect next year.rnrn


Citizen Perera is stillrngroping in the dark, wondering what all the fuss Finance Minister K N Choksy isrnmaking about a lquote people friendly relief budget.


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