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Tata Chemicals: Lower corporate tax will boost investment

6:30 AM MST | March 3, 2015 | Deepti Ramesh

India’s finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the general budget for the fiscal year 2015-16 on 28 February, and one of the measures announced was the plan to reduce the rate of corporate tax from 30% to 25% over the next four years. Tata Chemicals...


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