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Budget 2019: Here Are The Five Big Takeaways From The Budget 2019

Feb 01, 2019 02:53 PM IST India India
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Dangling a pre-poll carrot for the middle class, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal says the government proposes to raise the income tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh, but left the implementation to the next government in the full-fledged budget. It has also proposed to raise the standard deduction to Rs 50,000. Among the major sops, Piyush Goyal has announced Rs 6,000 per annum direct cash transfer to farmers owning less than 2 hectares of land. Here are the five big takeaways from the budget 2019.