February 02, 2021 12:40 pm
The FM sought to stay away from popular measures and chose to ease operational challenges in line with one of the pillars which is “Minimum government with maximum governance”.
January 16, 2020 5:55 pm
In its Budget proposals to the Finance Ministry, the industry body has also demanded that the government recognise mutual funds (MFs) as specified long-term assets, qualifying for Long-Term Capital Gains (LTCG), as well as bring ULIPs of life insurance companies and equity MF schemes on par.
March 30, 2018 2:30 pm
Here are some tax-saving investment options that can help you plan your annual savings in the new Financial Year 2018-19.
June 25, 2015 2:58 am
Vested interests have scuttled earlier attempts at cutting back the cash economy. To succeed, the Finance Ministry’s latest bid must focus on making the cost of cash transactions unaffordable.
June 25, 2015 12:00 am
Electronic transactions must be encouraged — but there are better ways to do it than tax sops.
June 23, 2015 11:20 am
The government on Monday proposed income tax benefits for individuals making payment through debit or credit cards.