Press Information Bureau

Government Of India

Ministry of Finance

(12-May, 2015 17:29 IST )

Direct Taxes worth Rs. 6,95,988 Collected Druing 2014-15; Direct Taxes Contribute more than 56% to total Central Taxes During 2013-14 and 2014-15

The Revised Estimates and actual collections of Direct Taxes for the last three years are as under:

Financial year Revised Estimates Direct Taxes collections
2012-13 5,65,835 5,58,658
2013-14 6,36,318 6,38,543
2014-15* 7,05,628 6,95,988

*provisional/unaudited

The percentage of contribution of direct taxes to the total Central Taxes (direct and indirect) is as under:

Financial year Direct Taxes Indirect Taxes Total Central Taxes (direct and indirect) Direct Taxes as % of Total Central Taxes
2012-13 5,58,658 4,74,482 10,33,140 54.07%
2013-14 6,38,543 4,97,061 11,35,604 56.22%
2014-15* 6,95,988 5,44,157 12,40,145 56.12%

*provisional/unaudited

This was stated by Shri Jayant Sinha, Minister of State in Ministry of Finance in written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today.

More Under Income Tax

Posted Under

Category : Income Tax (26782)
Type : News (13435)
Tags : tax collection (135)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *