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January 14, 2018

5 Things to Know Before e-Filing Income Tax Returns

Filing your returns online for the first time? H&R Block is the world leader in providing online tax filing solutions. Here are some points you would like to refer to before proceeding by filing your returns online!   Summary So now you must remember that these […]
January 12, 2018

Having ITIN Can Decrease Your US Tax Liability

One of the signs of maturing into adulthood is becoming a husband/wife first, followed by parenthood, when your newborn is placed in your hands.  Following this rite of passage, the earning member of the family will undoubtedly start to plan for their future including tax […]
January 9, 2018

Due Dates Extended for Filing GSTR-1

Taking into account, the recent notifications issued by the Government of India, namely 71/2017 – Central Tax and 72/2017 – Central Tax; the due dates for filing of GSTR 1 have now been extended. These notifications are released on the CBEC/Government website, and sources in media have also confirmed […]
January 9, 2018

Profits may not always be Profitable: Anti-Profiteering measures in GST

GST v/s Cascading Effect Indian Indirect Tax regime before the introduction of GST was suffering from cascading effect (i.e. tax on tax) of taxes. The Cascading effect increases the cost burden on the end user. It makes products/services more and more costly as the tax […]
January 5, 2018

Five New Year Tax Resolutions You Ought to Make

New year, new goals, a fresh breeze of change blowing through! Well, it is the right time to promptly correct behaviour which is causing harm and replacing them with those which would go a long way in ensuring happiness and well-being. The year 2016 witnessed […]
January 2, 2018

Aadhaar Linking Scheme Extended till March 31st 2018

Ever since the Aadhaar card was rolled out in January 2008, it has been in the spotlight.  When it was first introduced, most people did not know why it was introduced. However, as time went on we got to know that we were required to […]
January 2, 2018

Buying Duty Free Goods Now Easier

One of the perks of travelling is buying duty free goods.  However, trying to calculate the currency exchange, then adding the multitude of other fees/charges, can be tricky, unless you are a mathematics genius.  Recently Central Board of Excise and Duty (CBEC) announced that duty […]
January 2, 2018

E-Way Bill Focal Point of 24th GST Council Meeting

Every new meeting of the GST council brings the anticipated relief.  The latest 24th GST council meeting, held via video conferencing, was no different as it mainly focused on the e-way bill for inter-state movement of goods.  It was decided that a nationwide e-way bill […]
December 25, 2017

Will the Implementation of GST Boost Tax Collection?

Do you think GST implementation will increase tax collection? Read this blog by H&R Block to know the answer to this question.