CII for higher tax benefits for home buyers to boost demand in real estate sector
The government should also consider increasing the income criteria under PMAY scheme to Rs 18 and 25 lakh from the current Rs 12 and 18 lakh in the MIG I and ll categories, respectively. The chamber called for additional tax benefits to home buyers to boost demand.
Key Features & Benefits of Investing in Axis Long Term Equity Fund
Investors are constantly looking for efficient tax saving investment schem...
PDS biggest saver for government in DBT in 2019-20
As much as Rs 19,263 cr of savings have accrued till end-December due to the DBT-linked sc...
P2P lending: The real benefits and ways to mitigate risk
Vinay Mathews, Founder and COO, Faircent talks about the benefits of investing via the P2P platform at the ET Wealth Investment Workshop in ...
Move a few more subsidies into direct benefit transfer and strengthen insurance: S Sivakumar, ITC
Finding resources for the govt schemes and strengthening them would be the key.
Govt plans to cut EPF contribution rate, take home pay would rise: Will employees benefit?
Currently, employee contribution to PF is 12 percent, and an equal percentage is contributed by the employer. However, the draft EPF Bill proposes to reduce the EPF rate of contribution to 10 percent, both by the employee and the employer.
How the new Social Security Code will benefit employees
The proposed Social Security Code integrates eight laws, covering provisions relating to Employees' Provident Fund (EPF), Employees State In...
TRAI deferring zero-IUC regime to hit Voda Idea & Airtel, benefit Jio: Analysts
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio now stands to pocket as much as Rs 1,600 crore in interconnect fees from the two older carriers over the next one year, having become a net IUC recipient in the October-December period, analysts said.
'Budget should bring tax relief; GST reforms, more infra funds essential for growth'
Swanubhuti Jain, COO of JIIF, shared her Budget wishlist for this year.
FM urged to equalise tax benefits for govt and non-govt employees in Budget 2020
The Income-tax Act, 1961 differentiates between a government employee and non-government employee. However, this should not be the case. There are numerous tax benefits available only for the government employees only.
I am an American and I lived in India for more than 182 days. Can I avail section 80C benefit?
Eligible instruments for the purpose of Section 80C are tax-saving fixed deposits, Senior Citizens’ Saving Scheme, NSC, etc. You can also claim a deduction of up to Rs 50,000 towards medical expenses under Section 80D.
For your well-being: Having more walnuts improves gut and heart health
A study, published in the Journal of Nutrition, said walnuts may be a heart and gut-healthy snack.
How to maximise benefits of savings bank account
The savings bank account is typically used to deposit money in a safe place and it has many benefits. For instance, it works as a person’s cash management system. Third-party utility bill payments, loan EMIs, insurance premium can be paid seamlessly.
Govt forms society to run centre-funded farmer schemes
“The Farmers’ Welfare Programmes Implementation Society will be free to hire resources for running schemes and the central government will bear all the administrative costs. It has been mandated to develop database of farmers and run all the direct benefit transfer (DBT) schemes,” said a government official.
Aadhaar required to get benefits under scheme for civilian victims of terror, communal violence
Any eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving benefit under the scheme, who does not possess the Aadhaar number or, has not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, shall have to apply for Aadhaar enrolment. The home ministry said the notification comes into effect in all states and union territories except Assam and Meghalaya, where Aadhaar has not covered all residents.
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