Impact of Taxation on Auto Sales

The objective of the study is to estimate the impact of tax rates on automobile sales and tax revenue. This study will include the following: (i) estimation of price and tax elasticity of demand for auto industry including passenger vehicles, two-wheelers, three-wheelers and commercial vehicles; (ii) study of taxation regimes for the auto industry in India and; (iii) benchmarking India’s tax regime against comparable countries.

NCAER Project Team:
Bornali Bhandari, Sudipto Mundle, Madhura Dasgupta

Sponsored by:
Society for Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM)