Sovereign Gold Bonds open today: Issue price fixed at Rs 4,590 per gram; all you need to know about low-risk investment
People who have an affinity towards gold investments can consider Sovereign Gold Bonds
To provide the necessary impetus to retail investors, the government could look at personal tax slab changes and roll back long-term capital gains tax
Budget 2020: BJP recommends tax tweaks to attract foreign investors; says cost of financial transactions in country to be reduced
India charges 15 percent short-term capital gains tax if equity shares are sold within a year and at 10 percent if sold after a year.
Budget 2020: Income tax rules on gains from gold, property sale, stocks likely to change; tax treatment for LTCG may be revised
Among the Budget proposals being considered for the Union Budget is that the long term capital gains (LTCG) tax will be fixed at 24 months or two years uniformly for all asset classes
Budget 2020: From initiatives to boost consumption, promote growth, here's a slew of expectations from Nirmala Sitharaman
When it comes to saving instruments, the types of instruments where relief for interest earned is available is different for different categories of taxpayers, adding complicity to tax laws and making it burdensome for the average taxpayer
Income tax slabs, change in capital gains tax in offing; to boost govt revenues by over Rs 55,000 cr: Report
The report also suggests removing prosecution and reopening of assessment for those who declare and pay higher income tax for a past period of up to six years with interest and 50 percent penalty
Govt plans major tax alignments for equities; move aims to boost investor sentiment, bring in more forex
The PMO is reviewing the current structure of LTCG tax, the STT and DDT in consultation with the Finance Ministry’s Revenue Department and NITI Aayog.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has steeply hiked the wealthy with a super-rich tax in Union Budget 2019
Additional tax burden on super-rich is flawed; goes against Narendra Modi's claim of kamdars over naamdars
Sitharaman's Budget can potentially disincentivise those who invest in high-value skills such as a surgeon or an architect, for instance
Drop in income tax e-filers: Gains accrued from GST, demonetisation not enough, need to increase employment opportunities
Demonetisation and GST were two schemes that were brought in by the government ostensibly to bring out black money and get everyone into the tax fold.
Proposal to rollover capital gains for two properties is deeply flawed: Don't uncork bubbly yet, there is a catch here
Instead of putting an Rs 2 crore cap on long-term capital gains, a cap should have been put on the selling price of the original house at say Rs 4 crore.
Budget 2019: Govt should raise tax on individuals earning above Rs 50 lakh to 40%; impose levy on super rich to fund welfare schemes
The interim budget 2019 to be presented on 1 February 2019 by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley can correct this skew with some path-breaking reforms that might appear to be just reversal of the past policies.
Vodafone moment for Flipkart shareholders? Advance tax, TDS pour in from capital gains on sale to Walmart
While Vodafone is challenging the retrospective amendment made in 2012 by the former finance minister Pranab Mukherjee, Flipkart promoters have no such latitude.
The rural consumption thesis holds strong for the economy with over 50 percent contribution to India’s GDP and around 50 percent contribution towards consumption.
Alpha (capital appreciation) will surely occur, there is no need to shy away from equity,\
CAD may narrow to 2.6% of GDP in FY19 on falling crude; direct tax collections likely to be higher: SBI report
Total receipts for the six months period is Rs 7.09 lakh crore (39 percent of BE) and the total expenditure is estimated at Rs 13.04 lakh crore (53.4 percent of BE).
That Amrapali auditors turned a blind eye to its management’s shenanigans for a quid pro quo, makes it a Satyam redux.
Raghav Bahl reacts to I-T raids on his Noida residence, office, says declared everything in Income Tax Returns
A team of Income Tax department sleuths raided the residence of Raghav Bahl in Noida and are looking for documents and other evidence related to the case under probe.
Finance Act 2018: A look at how recent changes impact personal tax planning for the ongoing financial year
Net tax savings for a majority of all salaried individuals, on account of the changes listed in the Finance Act, 2018, has left a lot to be desired.