India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Keeping up its poll promise, the BJP-Shiv Sena Government in Maharashtra today proposed to scrap the Local Body Tax (LBT) from August 1 in its maiden Budget that largely spared the common man of harsh imposts while announcing a slew of measures for farmers, women and students.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 8, 2013
In a bid to mount pressure on the government over imposition of local body tax (LBT); all trade organisations across Maharashtra have decided to observe a two-day statewide bandh from July 15.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 22, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday assured the Federation of Associations of Maharashtra (FAM) that the state government would not impose the Local Body Tax (LBT) in Mumbai in a hurry.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Even as a section of traders in Maharashtra have agreed to call off their prolonged agitation against the Local Body Tax (LBT), Federation of Associations of Maharashtra (FAM) on Tuesday said the protest would continue till the government announces abolition of the new tax.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 20, 2013
Section of traders in Maharashtra on Monday night agreed to call off their prolonged agitation protest against the Local Body Tax (LBT) after a meeting with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan in Mumbai.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 12, 2013
Wholesalers in the city would continue to observe bandh against the local body tax (LBT) even as associations representing retailers called off their strike on Saturday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 9, 2013
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday said it was not against the imposition of Local Body Tax but wanted Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to address the concerns of trading community, which is strongly opposing it.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 8, 2013
The Confederation of All-India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday said traders from Maharashtra and other states will stage protests in New Delhi if immediate steps are not taken to resolve the local body tax (LBT) issue.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 7, 2013
Banking activities in Mumbai remained paralysed and most businesses were shut too Tuesday, day two of the indefinite strike called by over 1.5 million traders and manufacturers to protest the Maharashtra's government's local body tax (LBT) in lieu of octroi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 8, 2013
Traders body Federation of Association of Maharashtra (FAM) on Monday said it will go ahead with its indefinite Maharashtra bandh plan if the state government did not resolve the issue of local body tax (LBT) by next week.
Pune News | Syed Imtiaz Jaleel | Saturday April 6, 2013
Traders in Pune, who were on strike for the last six days protesting imposition of new local body tax, today called off their stir after the Maharashtra government assured of amicable solution to the issue.