BJP tries to divide taxpayers by implementing a dual income tax system: Congress

NEW DELHI: The BJP Who believes in the theory of the two nations is now trying to divide taxpayers by implementing a double income tax system, he said Friday.

The main spokesman for Congress said the new tax slab for employees is a maze to deceive people.

Actually, under the new tax slab, people will have to pay more taxes than in the old tax slab, he said.

The finance minister introduced new slabs and reduced the tax rate for different slabs for an individual income of up to Rs 15 lakh per year, if a taxpayer opts for the previous exemptions and deductions.

Live plus The new tax regime will be optional and taxpayers will have the option to remain in the old regime with exemptions and deductions or opt for the new reduced tax rate without those exemptions, Sitharaman said at Lok Sabha when presenting the 2020-2021 Budget.)

Surjewala also hit SPG's security expense.

The SPG budget protects only one person: chi in the 2020-21 budget = Rs. 592 crore. SPG security expenses in 2019-20 Rs. Rs 471 million, he tweeted.

It is now 'zero government, maximum government,' said Surjewala. Cabinet spending increased to Rs 172.72 rupees in a year, he said.