"01 December 2017" Archive

Tax Benefits Available to Senior Citizens

A person becomes senior citizen under Income Tax Act in any year after attaining the age of 60 even for one day. Once he attains 60 years, his status as senior citizen in that financial year, gives him some relief .There are not many income tax exemptions available for senior citizens. ...

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Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance’s Wealth Plus Plan – A Plan for Digitally-Savvy Investor

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance launches Wealth Plus - a market-linked insurance plan that is targeted at the digitally-savvy investors. It is an industry-first product that aims at creating wealth depending on the length of the investment term. The plan contributes to the fund....

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

Analysis of Scheme of budgetary support under GST Regime

♠ The new scheme is offered, as a measure of goodwill, only to the units which were eligible for drawing benefits under the earlier excise duty exemption/refund schemes. ♠ All such notifications have ceased to apply w.e.f. 01.07.2017 and stands rescinded on 18.07.2017 vide Notification No. 21/2017-Central Excise dated 18.07.2017....

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

Major Amendment to Investor Education Protection Fund (IEPF) Rules

Any money transferred to the Unpaid Dividend Account of a company in pursuance of this section which remains unpaid or unclaimed for a period of seven years (7 year and 37 days from the date of declaration of dividend) from the date of such transfer shall be transferred by the company along with interest accrued, if any, thereon to Invest...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

MCA highlights Irregular certification of ROC e-forms

Ref: RD/NER/406 (01/12/2017)

Various e-forms AOC-4 were certified by you stating- I declare that I have been duly engaged for the purpose of certification of this form. It is hereby certified that I have gone through the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 and Rules there under for the subject matter of this form and matters incidental thereto ...

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Short Note on Secretarial Standard -3 on – Dividend

Before writing on SS-3 one Quick Question is Whether adherence of this Secretarial Standard is Mandatory or recommendatory for the Corporates. These standards are issued by ICSI, However, adherence of these standards are Recommendatory...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

Whether Limitation Act Applicable On Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, 2016

The NCLAT held that that in the absence of any provision in IBC, the Limitation Act, 1963 would not be applicable to initiation of Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process. The NCLAT further observed:...

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Applicability of XBRL for Financial Year 2016-17

Numerous proficient persons are mystified about the applicability of XBRL (Filing of Documents and Forms in Extensible Business Reporting Language). MCA has issued 1 Notification on 06th November, 2017 ...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

23 FAQs on Valuation by Registered Valuers – Section 247

Scope of person who have qualified as Register Valuer u/s 247 of Companies Act? A valuer shall conduct valuation required under the Act as per these rules and he may conduct valuation as per these rules if required under any other law or by any other regulatory authority....

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Permissible Deposits – Private Companies -Companies Act, 2013

In this spark editorial, the author begins by referring the provisions of section 73 of Companies Act, 2013 relating to Acceptance of Deposit by Companies. Author shall Shed Some Light on sources of permissible deposits, limits of deposits, provisions of deposits, compliances for acceptance of such deposits etc....

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Posted Under: Income Tax |