15th Finance Commission

Amid pandemic 15th Finance Commission submits report to President

The report titled 'Finance Commission in Covid Times' was submitted by Singh along with members of the Commission -- Ajay Narayan Jha, Anoop Singh, Ashok Lahiri and Ramesh Chand.

published on : 9th November 2020

Finance Commission to submit report on November 9

The 15th Finance Commission, headed by N.K Singh, has concluded its deliberations and will submit its final report on November 9 to the President of India.

published on : 31st October 2020

15th Finance Commission on course to finalise report by October-end

The 15th Finance Commission is mandated to make their final report for 2021-26 available by October 30, 2020.

published on : 28th October 2020

FFC to deliberate on revenue, GST compensation

The 15th Finance Commission is scheduled to meet its economic advisory panel on Friday

published on : 4th September 2020

15th Finance Commission to meet its economic advisory panel on Friday

The topic of the meeting is 'Final discussion on GDP growth, tax buoyancy of the Centre and the States, GST compensation, revenue deficit grant and fiscal consolidation'.

published on : 3rd September 2020

Kochi Corporation may lose Central grant this year

According to Chandran, even during 2019-20, the corporation was unable to fully utilise the FC grant.

published on : 10th August 2020

Finance Commission discusses fiscal challenges caused by coronavirus lockdown

The countrywide lockdown has stalled economic activity across the board with massive job losses already mounting across sectors.

published on : 24th April 2020

Centre to take call on special State status for Odisha

The State Government had submitted a memorandum to the Commission seeking assistance of Rs 8,24,644 crore for five years beginning from 2020.

published on : 7th February 2020

Fifteenth Finance Commission told to review stand on special and nutrition grants

The impact of malnutrition on development of the brain, and hence on early education was behind the Centre's demand for additional nutrition grants.

published on : 3rd February 2020

Kerala wants a bigger slice of central tax pie

The Cabinet will urge the NDA Govt to increase the state’s share of central taxes from 42 percent to 50 percent.

published on : 17th May 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar readies to oppose possible changes in 15th Finance Commission’s terms of reference

A day after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, Kumar reportedly directed Bihar’s senior finance department officials to prepare a memorandum.

published on : 3rd May 2018

CPI-M calls 15th Finance Commission TOR biased, demands amendments

It accused the BJP-led Union government of trying to utilize the 15th Finance Commission to further centralise financial powers.

published on : 20th April 2018

Amid stand-off with China, 15th Finance Commission begins national-level consultations with Arunachal Pradesh

The 15th Finance Commission has launched its national-level consultations with Arunachal Pradesh amidst the perception that the exercise will ruffle China’s feathers.

published on : 7th April 2018

15th Finance Commission to rethink using 2011 census data for disbursing tax revenues among states

Southern states protest decision, arguing that they will lose revenue as population growth has been faster in the north.

published on : 31st March 2018

New Finance Commission to study impact of GST on finances: Chairman NK Singh

NK Singh, the newly appointed Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission, today said it is imperative for such a panel to examine implications of GST on finance of the Centre and states.

published on : 27th November 2017
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