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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 […]
March 28, 2017
Filing Taxes for the First Time

Take the Online Route to Make Instant Tax Saving Investments

The deadline for making tax-saver investments – March 31 – is just around the corner, but the chances that many taxpayers are yet to complete this exercise are high. It is no secret that many postpone the process until it cannot be put off any […]
March 27, 2017
5 Tax Saving Mistakes

Five Tax Saving Mistakes You Must Avoid

The season to make tax-saving investments is drawing to a close. The last date for making these investments – March 31 – is here, and you can expect calls from your bank’s relationship managers, agents and other intermediaries urging you to complete the exercise. It’s […]
March 2, 2017

Tax Planning for the Young and Restless

Rising disposable incomes have meant that younger individuals – even those in their 20s who might have just started working – too feel the need to keep their tax outgo in check. This category of taxpayers could be vulnerable to financial advice driven by commissions […]
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 […]
May 6, 2016
Plan early to save Taxes - H&R Block

Five reasons to plan for tax-saving early, rather than January-March – H&R Block

We give you 5 strong reasons why you should plan and make investments sooner rather than later. Saving early helps channelise money When you receive a hike in your salary after March appraisals, it is also the right time to channel these extra amounts towards […]