Centre may be considering Covid cess

by Nidhi Bhati

The central government is considering to introduce Covid cess in the upcoming Budget for 2021-22 to fund additional spending in view of the pandemic. A call on the new cess or surcharge is likely to be taken in the coming weeks, as per a report in Economic Times.

References
1. https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/finance/taxed-by-covid-govt-mulls-covid-cess/articleshow/80205285.cms