Budget 2010-11 Impact on Tech items


#1

I know the following:

- GST has been increased by 1 percent to 17%

- 10-15% Federal Excise duty on A/C, Fridge

- Duty on Renewable Engery components reduced

- Duty exempted on components of energy saver lamps

- LED TV manufacturing will be brought to concessionary regime

- Duty exempted on LPG Buses

add what you know and the Impact.


#2

What about computer new/old parts ?

and what do they mean on the second last part (LED)?


#3

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What about computer new/old parts ?

and what do they mean on the second last part (LED)?

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this is the exact point:

Inclusion of LED T.V. in industry specific concessionary regime to encourage their local manufacturing.


#4

I think not much & regarding second last point. Hmm..... that is interesting


#5

the second last point i think is the result of the the Press release discussed here:

Samsung to invest $20b...

http://www.wiredpakistan.com/forums/viewtopic.php?id=12682


#6

@abdulsami

Yeah possibly!


#7

At least goverment has shown shown sense of direction on one issue.