Wiki Actu en

January 23, 2009

Wikipedia: Ministry of Finance (India)

Filed under: — admin @ 12:21 pm

The Ministry of Finance is an important ministry within the Government of India. It concerns itself with taxation, financial legislation, financial institutions, capital markets, center and state finances, and the Union Budget.

As of November 2008, Finance minister is Manmohan Singh.


Organisational structure

The Union Finance Ministry of India comprises four departments:

  • Department of Economic Affairs
  • Department of Expenditure
  • Department of Revenue
  • Department of Disinvestments

Department of Economic Affairs

DEA is mainly responsible for economic policies of the Government of India.

Department of Expenditure


Department of Revenue

Department of Disinvestments

The Department of Disinvestments came into existence in December 1999 and is responsible for systematic policy approach to disinvestment and privatisation of Public Sector Units (PSUs).

External links

Official websites

  • Finance Ministry
  • Income Tax department
  • Central Board of Excise and Customs
This text comes from Wikipedia. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. For a complete list of contributors for this article, visit the corresponding history entry on Wikipedia.

No Comments

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.

Powered by WordPress