Articles by S Murlidharan
Jul 23, 2018
Income Tax Returns: CBDT has simplified process, but it could be demanding exercise for naive tax avoidersYou can proactively and immediately, on the heels of filing the original return, file a revised return for which there is a provision in the income tax department’s e-filing website itself.
Jul 20, 2018
Income Tax Return filing: Why the last fortnight of July would strain the ITR server like never beforeThings have changed tremendously from the assessment year 2018-19 onwards insofar as the penalty regime for late filing of return is concerned.
Jul 18, 2018
Income tax returns: Forgetting to file returns for your losses by due date may cost you dearlyIf you do not file your returns by the due date, the losses that otherwise could be carried forward cannot be.
Jul 13, 2018
Tightening noose around money laundering: RBI orders demand drafts must have name of purchaser from 15 SeptemberThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) too has thrown its weight behind the Modi government's efforts with the latest one being making demand draft (DD) fool-proof insofar as money laundering is concerned.
Jul 07, 2018
The revenue argument is a powerful clincher in favour of legalising sports betting and gamblingSports betting and gambling, if legalised, would fetch for the government a 30 percent plus tax from winners in addition to a conservative 18 percent GST.
Jul 06, 2018
UK High Court makes London inhospitable for fugitive Vijay Mallya whose extradition is the next logical stepConfiscation of Vijay Mallya’s assets to recover the dues won't suffice. Disgorgement and prison term should go hand-in-hand for financial crimes
Jul 04, 2018
Root cause of NPAs is mega PSB loans: With funds distributed in dollops, reforms to sanctions will bode well for the sectorBank loans are not meant for big ticket borrowers and the government should shut the PSB doors to loans to big industrial houses.
Jul 02, 2018
Instant Aadhaar-based PAN is a step that has come not a day too soon; it prevents 'ghosts' from playing truantArray
Jun 30, 2018
US-China trade war: Caught in the crossfire, India may have to stoop to conquerTrump’s animus and grudge is against China with which the United States has had a mind-boggling trade deficit of $375 billion in 2017
Jun 29, 2018
Weak Indian rupee: NRIs could again bail the nation out of the brewing forex crisisThe risk factor for the NRIs is the possibility of Indian rupee sliding further at the time of redemption as well as at the time of payment of interest.