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Why only three Indians declared taxable incomes of over Rs 500 crore

In conversation with Puja Mehra, Dr Rishabh Kumar explores whether high-income-earners in India are paying their taxes

 

 

Puja Mehra discussed with young economist Dr. Rishabh Kumar, Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, the question of whether all or at least most high-income earners are paying income taxes they are legally required to pay, or if many are managing to dodge the taxman.

Access Rishabh's paper titled '"Two Class" distribution of income in India: Evidence from Income tax data (2012-13)' mentioned in the conversation here.