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February 6, 2017
Union Budget 2017 Capital Gains

How the Union Budget 2017 Capital Gains Tax Proposals Impact you?

The government made several tax proposals aimed at the housing and infrastructure sector. But apart from vowing pukka houses for the masses, an important announcement too was made, which has the potential to change the way taxes are levied on buying and selling houses. If […]
February 6, 2017
budget 2017 simplifies tax compliance

What Did the FM do to Simplify Tax Compliance Through Budget 2017?

For those who are blaming the high taxes and the complex procedures to follow the tax laws of the land, the Finance Minister has taken several steps towards simplification of the tax compliance procedures through the Union Budget 2017-18. In his speech on February 1, […]
February 1, 2017
Personal & Corporate Income Taxpayers - Budget 2017

Union Budget 2017 Highlights for Personal Income Taxpayers & Corporate Taxpayers!!!

  The much anticipated Union Budget 2017 was finally announced today by our honourable Finance Minister. It was broadly focused on 10 issues — farming sector, rural population, youth, poor and health care for the underprivileged, infrastructure, financial sector for stronger institutions, speedy accountability, public […]
January 31, 2017

Expectations of Various Industries from Union Budget 2017

Only one day left to go before Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announces Union Budget 2017. India Inc has readied its wishlist and is eagerly waiting to find out how things unfold on February 1, 2017. Through the budget, the government is expected to address the problems […]
January 31, 2017
Budget 2017 Predictions

Top 5 Predictions for Union Budget 2017

Union Budget 2017-18 will be presented in less than a week. The anticipation among the masses has reached fever pitch. The upcoming budget is the first of its own kind due to two reasons. For the first time in history, Union Budget and Railway Budget […]
March 2, 2016
Impact - Budget 2016

Budget impact for the common man

  Budget is already a few days old and the common man is still curious to know what impact this budget will have on his daily life. Some of the important focus areas in this budget were affordable housing, relief to small taxpayers, simplification of […]
March 1, 2016
Taxation changes

Taxation Changes that FM Didn’t Spell Out in His Speech

  As the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley raised to deliver Budget speech, many would have been glued to the television screens and few others would get their peek into the changes through media reports. But if you are just going by the changes announced in […]
February 29, 2016
Budget 2016: Highlights

Highlights of Union Budget 2016

  On home loans worth upto Rs. 35 lacs, you can claim additional deduction of Rs. 50,000 if you are a first time home buyer. Professionals like doctors, freelancers, etc. can now file an ITR-4S if your income is less than 50 lakhs. Tax filing […]
April 28, 2015
Budget highlights 2015

H&R Block – Budget 2015: Unchanged Income Tax Slabs,Tax Savings Offers

  [table id=15 /] A homemaker, salary earner, self-employed, the rich or the poor – all eyes are on the Finance Minister during the budget each year expecting tax relief. Although Budget 2015 did not offer any changes in the income tax threshold limit – […]