PPF scheme 2019: Loan against PPF account at 1% and other changes you need to know
The government via a notification dated December 12, 2019, has replaced the PPF scheme 1968 with the PPF scheme 2019. Though major features have been kept unchanged, a few small tweaks have been made in the scheme which you should know about.
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PPF Scheme 2019: Account will not be liable to attachment
The new rules called the Public Provident Fund Scheme, 2019 have replaced all the previous PPF rules with immediate effect. New rules allow an individual to open an account by making an application in Form-1. However, no joint PPF account is allowed.
Eligible for two schemes but these patients still can't get money for transplants
Eleven-year-old Sameer from Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district is suffering from aplastic anaemia, and needs Rs 12 lakh for a bone marrow transplant. You would think that’s not a big hurdle since his mother’s name figures in the list of Ayushman Bharat beneficiaries but unfortunately his condition isn’t covered by the scheme.
Army clarifies that Technical Entry Scheme to continue at IMA, Dehradun
"Contrary to some media reports that OTA, Gaya is closing the fact remains that only Technical Entry Scheme (TES) training may be shifted to Indian Military Academy (IMA) Dehradun once the proposal is accepted by the Defence Ministry," stated Army officials. This means that the scheme shall continue without any disruption, they added.
Government makes changes to Interest Subvention Scheme for MSMEs
MSME minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday reviewed the scheme, which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in November 2018, ahead of the LokSabha elections in May this year. As part of access to credit, Modi announced 2% interest subvention for all GST registered MSMEs on fresh or incremental loans.
No extension beyond Dec 31 for Sabka Vishwas Scheme
FM Nirmala Sitharaman had unveiled the Sabka Vishwas (Legacy Dispute Resolution) Scheme, 2019, with the objective of settling pending disputes of Service Tax and Central Excise in the Budget. Live since September 1, the Sabka Vishwas Scheme provides a one-time window to eligible persons to declare their tax dues and pay the same in accordance with the provisions.
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