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November 2, 2017
Investments Accessible to Family

Make your Investments Accessible to Family

A family is the base from which we all evolve and hence it is held closest to our hearts. We make every effort to protect them and make arrangements for their wellbeing. However, life is fragile and the unexpected happens. Even though we do not […]
October 8, 2017

Partial Payout in Equity Units Proposed by EPFO

EPFO (Employees Provident Fund Organisation) subscribers have a reason to be happy. As per a new proposal, you may receive a part of your retirement payout in the form of quasi-MF units that is proportionate to the sum invested in equities. The organisation invests its […]
February 27, 2017
Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme

All you Need to Know About Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme

There is good news for all the gold lovers out there. The government has issued the next tranche of Sovereign Gold Bonds 2016-17 Series IV scheme. The subscription window which opened today will remain open till March 3, 2017. Anyone who passes the eligibility criteria […]
September 5, 2016
international charity day

On International Charity Day, Know About Tax Benefits of Doing Charity!

When you pay your taxes timely, you contribute to the development of your community. However, taxes aren’t the only way to give something back to the society, you can also do charity. To encourage charity, government provides tax deductions to the donors. Today, on International […]
June 23, 2016
PPF Amount Withdrawl

Now you can withdraw PPF prematurely

Public Provident Fund or PPF is one of the most popular investment options in India. People choose to invest in PPF not only to get lucrative returns but also to save their hard earned money from being taxed. It is an ideal vehicle for long term […]
March 25, 2016

Improved New Pension System – A Part of Your Portfolio

Why the improved NPS should be a part of your portfolio?  The deal is getting sweeter each year for the voluntary pension scheme New Pension System (NPS), ever since it was thrown open to the non-government employees in 2009. Starting April 1, 2016, the withdrawals […]
September 22, 2015

To Save Taxes Well – Start Young – H&R Block India

  Fresh out of college when a person sets on the path of his / her career, he is on a different plane where he suddenly enjoys complete financial freedom on one hand and an anxiety about how to make the earned money work best […]
April 16, 2015

H&R Block – Three investments that are tax free on maturity

  In the rush to make eleventh minute tax-saving investments, one always considers the investment with lowest lock-in period, highest returns and easy to invest options. But since taxation can eat into a big pie of your maturing returns, one should also assess how the […]
November 7, 2014

Taxability of Provident fund– Statutory, Recognized, Unrecognized Provident Fund.

Balance of Provident Fund account consists of amount invested by employee, amount invested by employer and interest received on amount invested. Taxability of provident fund is much more complex because of separate conditions of taxability. Tax implications vary depending on provident fund, amount invested, interest […]
November 3, 2014

Best Tax Saving Investment Options other than 80C

If you exhaust your investment window for saving tax under Section 80C and feel that the Finance Minister Arun Jaitely hasn’t done justice by increasing the ceiling only by Rs 50,000, then there are other options to get the dual advantage of saving and tax […]