This Budget, Sitharaman needs to walk a tightrope – balancing demand boost and fiscal consolidation – The Economic Times

Clipped from: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/opinion/et-commentary/view-this-budget-sitharaman-needs-to-walk-a-tightrope-balancing-demand-boost-and-fiscal-consolidation/articleshow/89142565.cmsSynopsis Gross tax collections in April-November 2021 are tracking at 70% of BE, the highest in the last 10 years. Overall, gross tax revenue