ser Archive - 19 July 2018

"19 July 2018" Archive

RBI to Issue New Design ₹ 100 Denomination Banknote

Press Release: 2018-2019/174 (19/07/2018)

Reserve Bank of India will shortly issue ₹ 100 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing signature of Dr. Urjit R. Patel, Governor, Reserve Bank of India. ...

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Major Amendments proposed in CGST Act, IGST Act & GST (Compensation to States) Act, 2017

Major Amendments proposed in CGST Act, 2017, IGST Act, 2017 and the GST (Compensation to States) Act, 2017 vide recently released Draft proposals for amending GST Laws which was open for public comments till 15th July 2018. Section 2(4)- Adjudicating Authority National Anti-Profiteering Authority constituted by the Central Government unde...

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Income from House Property- All you want to know

Rental income in the hands of owner is charged to tax under the head Income from house property. Rental income of a person other than the owner cannot be charged to tax under the head Income from house property. Hence, rental income received ...

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When Rs. 2,00,000 maximum interest deduction not available on SOP

We all think that we are eligible for Interest Deduction U/s. 24(b) up to Rs. 2,00,000/- on home loan taken for Self Occupied property. But many taxpayers are not aware that in some cases the deduction of Housing Interest on Self Occupied Property is available only upto Rs. 30,000/- instead of Rs. 2,00,000/-. In this article we have dis...

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All about PPF and Income tax benefit

The Public Provident Fund is the darling of all tax saving investments. You invest in it and you get a deduction on your income. Besides, the interest you earn on it is tax-free. Since it is a scheme run by the Government of India, it is also totally safe. ...

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Buy home to reduce Income Tax burden

As we are in the middle of the financial year , it is time to start planning your tax saving strategies. A house can also be used to reduce the tax liability to a certain extent. Under Section 24 of the Income Tax Act, deduction in respect of interest paid up to Rs 1.5 lakhs (2 lakh from AY 2015-16) per annum on a home loan is allowed....

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Plan Your Taxes, Via Investments

March of any year is the month when one feels as if he is being subject to extortion – not in its literal meaning but in the form of tax deduction at source or advance tax or forced to invest in tax saving investments. There could be moments when you feel that you have paid too much of taxes or too much of tax has been deducted from you...

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Form 26AS- Check Anywhere Anytime Tax Credit Status

Form 26As can be viewed/ downloaded through e-filling website incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in, internet banking or TRACES website based on the choice of the taxpayer to view his tax credit. Note:‑ For records greater than 20,000 a download request for Form 26AS as a text file needs to be submitted at TRACES by its registered users. For any...

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Section 87A – Income Tax Rebate

A new section 87A by Finance bill 2013 has been introduced for Income Tax Deduction of Rs. 2000/- for Assessment Year 2014-15. This rebate can be availed Tax payer/Assessee under section 87A. It is necessary to read clauses 19 and 20 of the bill to make it more clear- ...

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Section 43B – Deductions only on Actual Payments

In computation of income under the head Profits and gains of business or profes­sion (PGBP), some of the expenses are allowed under Income Tax Act 1961 and can be claimed by the assessee only in the year in which the payment is actually made....

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