Articles by Bindisha Sarang
Feb 02, 2017
Union Budget 2017: Here's how you save Rs 12,875 a year after Jaitley's tax rate cutFor people with income of Rs 4.5 lakh, tax would be zero if the limit of Rs 1.5 lakh under Section 80C for investment is used fully
Feb 01, 2017
New Income Tax slab 2017-18: Here's how Arun Jaitley is putting money into your pocketThis means the overall tax rate will come down for those who have income up to Rs 5 lakhs.In fact even those who have income above Rs5 lakhs will benefit slightly.
Jan 31, 2017
Hike medical expenditure limit to Rs 50,000 from Rs 15,000, says PwC's Sandeep AgarwalThe medical expenditure limit needs to be revised to at least Rs 50,000 from Rs15, 000
Jan 19, 2017
Want to see how the benefits of demonetistaion are spelt out in the budget: SBI's Soumya Kanti GhoshI keenly look forward to how the benefits demonitistaion are spelt out in the budget: SBI's Soumya Kanti Ghosh
Jan 12, 2017
Tweak personal tax to put money in commonman's pocket: Axis Bank's Saugata BhattacharyaKeeping the current economic environment in mind, the government should consider spending on stimulus spending rather than looking at fiscal consolidation
Jan 09, 2017
Digitisation obstacle for India's poor? No, says this factory-worker-turned-taxi driverIndia is growing in the number of mobile users, internet connectivity hasn’t reached all corners of the country.
Dec 16, 2016
Invest in equity mutual funds for the long term for best returnsAmong equity funds, diversified funds have given mouth-watering returns for a decade or so
Dec 08, 2016
Demonetisation: From 'Now I save more' to 'If this continues we will be jobless,' Mumbai reactsHas demonetisation impacted people in such a way that their lives have changed for ever? The responses we got from Mumbaikars will surprise you
Dec 06, 2016
#NotePeCharcha: Fishing village Kosamba in Gujarat shares its demonetisation storyDependent on fishing for its livelihood, Kosamba village in Gujarat shares the demonetisation effect on the daily lives of the fishing folk.
Dec 03, 2016
Demonetisation effect: Firstpost visits Dhasai, Maharashtra's first cashless villageA tiny village Dhasai, some 70 km from Thane, and around 140 km from Mumbai, has become Maharashtra's first cashless village. But, unlike Akodara, where mobile banking is the main mode of payments, here it's card payments via EDC machine.