Lower tax regime from Centre can reduce real estate prices up to 40%, says CREDAI

Lower tax regime from Centre can reduce real estate prices up to 40%, says CREDAI

In the last few years, the real estate sector has been plagued with a slowdown.(HT FILE) In the face of the slowdown of the real estate sector, the Confederation of Real Estate Developers of India (CREDAI), an apex body of...
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Budget 2018: LTCG tax seen impeding mutual fund investments

Budget 2018: LTCG tax seen impeding mutual fund investments

Budget 2018 also proposed to introduce 10% LTCG tax on gains accruing from equity and mutual fund investments exceeding Rs1 lakh per annum. Photo: iStockphoto Mumbai: The government’s move to impose tax on long-term capital gains tax, or LTCG tax, as...
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GST Council cuts tax rates on 29 items, discusses simpler return-filing process

GST Council cuts tax rates on 29 items, discusses simpler return-filing process

The Goods and Services Tax Council (GST Council) on Thursday cut tax rates on 29 products and 54 services at its 25th meeting and agreed to make the process of filing tax returns simpler. At the meeting chaired by finance...
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NSC, PPF: Latest Interest Rate, Income Tax Benefits And Other Features

NSC, PPF: Latest Interest Rate, Income Tax Benefits And Other Features

PPF (Public Provident Fund) and NSC (National Savings Certificate) are popular small savings schemes. The government has revised lower interest rates for small savings schemes, including NSC, KVP and PPF, for the quarter starting January 1, 2017. The interest ...
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Latest Interest Rate On PPF, Income Tax Benefits, Withdrawal, Loan Facilities And Other Details

Latest Interest Rate On PPF, Income Tax Benefits, Withdrawal, Loan Facilities And Other Details

The rate of interest on PPF is compounded annually (Representational image) HIGHLIGHTS PPF, other small savings schemes interest rates are set every quarter Deposits in PPF account are eligible for tax deductions under Section 80C Up to Rs. 1.5 lakh...
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Bitcoin should not be seen as a way to evade tax: Unocoin founder

Bitcoin should not be seen as a way to evade tax: Unocoin founder

Bitcoin may be in for a “correction” in terms of its price in the first or second quarter of 2018 but will end the year selling at a higher rate, according to the Indo-Canadian co-founder of Indian Bitcoin company Unocoin....
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