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Investing – A Habit you can’t ignore

As the financial year is going to end soon, I would like to talk about one crucial aspect of personal investment keeping in mind the income tax benefits as well as financial goals. You must have heard one saying “Rupee saved is Rupee earned”. I would add “Rupee invested well is Rupee saved well”. The […]...

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Use of robotics and Optical character reader for accounting & return filing

As we are progressing  towards a world full of process automation, the use of new technology to make the accounting and return filing process integrated, accurate and less time consuming is becoming a reality much faster. This does not mean that it will do away the need of humans in processing, but will surely automate […]...

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Some tips on Taxation and Finance for Individuals / Salaried

Negotiating your salary hike while switching jobs and during performance appraisals is something which everyone should try, however such career movements are far and few. Below tips will help you out to maximise you salary, these tips should work for majority of cases, please consult your financial advisor before you act on them. Taxes Sa...

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We work for money, does money also work for us….??

Schooling Done… College Done… Degree Done…. Job Done…. Ok…Academically we all are qualified and independent….But are we financially qualified and independent too…?? We all know how to earn money but the question is, can money also earn for us..?? Well, the Answer is yes…..with our financial intelligence we can direct our m...

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Invest less while you earn and enjoy more, if you are retired

> Longevity is a fact– we elders live longer. In 2018, in one of our retirement communities, based on eleven of CovaiCare family members who left for their heavenly abode, their average age was 83 years....

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The Budget for New India will energise the nation, says PM

Budget will empower the poor, give a boost to the farmer and an impetus to economic growth: PM 12 crore farmers and their families, 3 crores middle class taxpayers will be directly benefitted: PM Farmers having land under 5 acres will be greatly helped by the PM Kisan Nidhi Unorganised sector’s interests to be safeguarded more by the ...

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FM: India now 6th largest economy in world with high growth

FM: India now 6th largest economy in the world with high growth  Fiscal deficit down to 3.4%; average inflation 4.6% FDI of USD 239 BN in five years Banks recover Rs 3 Lakh Crores in outstanding loans  Under the leadership of the Prime Minister,  Shri Narendra Modi, the country has witnessed its best phase of […]...

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Government takes several measures to strenghthen MSMEs

Government takes several measures to strenghthen MSMEs  Gem platform extended to all CPSES Government undertakings to procure a fixed proportion of materials from women owned SMEs The Government has taken several measures to strengthen the Medium Small and Micro Enterprises (MSMEs). While a Scheme of sanctioning loans upto Rs. 1 crore in...

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Rs. 1330 Crore provided in Budget 2019 for Women Protection & Empowerment

Rs. 1330 Crore provided in the Interim Budget 2019-20 for the Mission for Protection and Empowerment for Women  An amount of Rs.1330 Crore has been provided in the Interim Budget for 2019-20 for the Mission for Protection and Empowerment for Women. This is an increase of Rs. 174 Crore over the Revised Estimates of 2018-19 […]...

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Fiscal deficit pegged at 3.4% of GDP for 2019-20

Fiscal Programme for 2019-20 and beyond  Fiscal deficit pegged at 3.4% of GDP for 2019-20 In 2019-20 be, total expenditure rises by 13.30% over 2018-19 re 35.6% increase in allocation for welfare of SCs, 28% for STs Disinvestment target of Rs. 90,000 Crore set for 2019-20  The Interim Budget 2019-20 has pegged the fiscal deficit for t...

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Mere use of any forged or counterfeit currency/bank notes is not an offence

Sanskriti Jayantilal Salia Vs. State of Maharashtra (Bombay High Court) - Sanskriti Jayantilal Salia Vs. State of Maharashtra (Bombay High Court) When mens rea is conspicuously absent, mere use of any forged or counterfeit currency notes or bank notes cannot attract the provisions of Section 489(B). The essential ingredient of the said offence being that the person, who r...

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CAG can audit Pvt. Companies if Govt Revenue is in question

Association of Unified Telecom Service Providers of India Versus Union of India & Others (Delhi High Court) - The Delhi High Court has delivered a judgement in the case of Association of Unified Telecom Service Providers of India Versus Union of India & Others on the powers of CAG to audit the revenues of Private Telecom Companies flowing to the Consolidated Fund of India...

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Publishing loan defaulter’s photos in newspapers is illegal

Ujjal Kumar Das & Anr. Vs State Bank of India & Ors. (Calcutta High Court) - Whether or not a secured creditor, which has initiated action for enforcement of its security interest in terms of the provisions of the Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Asset and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002...

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SAT held Ranbaxy Director Guilty of insider trading

Mr. V.K. Kaul Vs Adjudicating Officer (Securities Appelate Tribunals Mumbai) - It is highly improbable to believe the statement of Mrs. Bala Kaul that she bought shares of the target company because of its intrinsic value and strong fundamentals. If that was so, it is not clear, what made her sell these shares on April 10, 2008, when Solrex was still in the process of investin...

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Stamp Papers valid even after six month of Purchase

Thiruvengada Pillai Vs. Navaneethammal & Anr. (Supreme Court of India) - The Indian Stamp Act, 1899, nowhere prescribes any expiry date for use of a stamp paper. Section 54 merely provides that a person possessing a stamp paper for which he has no immediate use (which is not spoiled or rendered unfit or useless), can seek refund of the value thereof by surrendering such ...

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Small Savings Schemes Interest Rate for 01.01.2019 to 31.03.2019

F. No.01/0412016-NS - (31/12/2018) - Rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the fourth quarter of financial year 2018-19 starting 1stJanuary, 2019, and ending on 31st March, 2019, on the basis of the interest compounding / payment built-in in the schemes,...

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Appointment of Shri Shaktikanta Das as Governor, RBI

Notification No. S.O. 6142(E) - (12/12/2018) - Central Government appointed Shri Shaktikanta Das, IAS Retd. (TN:80), former Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, as Governor, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), for a period of three years....

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Interest Rate on deposits under Senior Citizens Welfare Fund from 01.04.18 to 31.03.19

F. No. 13/20/2014-NS - (06/12/2018) - It is hereby notified that the deposits made under the Senior Citizens Welfare Fund, announced in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) Notification No. G.S.R. 322(E) dated 18th March, 2016, shall with effect from 1st April, 2018 to 31st March, 2019, bear interest at 7.90% (Seven ...

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Interest Rates of Small Savings Schemes hiked by 0.30 to 0.40 percent

F.No.01/04/2016-NS - (19/09/2018) - Government announces the Revision of interest rates for Small Savings Schemes for the Third Quarter of the current Financial Year 2018-19 On the basis of the decision of the Government of India, the interest rates for Small Savings Schemes are to be notified on Quarterly Basis with the approval of t...

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Sukanya Samriddhi A/c can be opened with initial deposit of Rs. 250 now

G.S.R. 617(E) - (05/07/2018) - Sukanya Samriddhi Account Account may be opened with a minimum initial deposit of two hundred and fifty rupees and thereafter any amount in multiples of  two hundred and fifty rupees may be deposited in an Account subject to the condition that a minimum of two hundred and fifty rupees shall be mad...

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Investing – A Habit you can’t ignore

As the financial year is going to end soon, I would like to talk about one crucial aspect of personal investment keeping in mind the income tax benefits as well as financial goals. You must have heard one saying “Rupee saved is Rupee earned”. I would add “Rupee invested well is Rupee saved well”. The […]...

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Use of robotics and Optical character reader for accounting & return filing

As we are progressing  towards a world full of process automation, the use of new technology to make the accounting and return filing process integrated, accurate and less time consuming is becoming a reality much faster. This does not mean that it will do away the need of humans in processing, but will surely automate […]...

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Some tips on Taxation and Finance for Individuals / Salaried

Negotiating your salary hike while switching jobs and during performance appraisals is something which everyone should try, however such career movements are far and few. Below tips will help you out to maximise you salary, these tips should work for majority of cases, please consult your financial advisor before you act on them. Taxes Sa...

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Posted Under: Finance |

We work for money, does money also work for us….??

Schooling Done… College Done… Degree Done…. Job Done…. Ok…Academically we all are qualified and independent….But are we financially qualified and independent too…?? We all know how to earn money but the question is, can money also earn for us..?? Well, the Answer is yes…..with our financial intelligence we can direct our m...

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Posted Under: Finance |

Invest less while you earn and enjoy more, if you are retired

> Longevity is a fact– we elders live longer. In 2018, in one of our retirement communities, based on eleven of CovaiCare family members who left for their heavenly abode, their average age was 83 years....

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Things to Consider When You Invest in NCDs

Every investor wishes to have investments which offer high returns and also manage liquidity and risk. A Non Convertible Debenture (NCD) is one such investment. It delivers higher returns as compared to fixed deposits after liquidity. Traditional investment options such as Fixed Deposits or PPF can offer steady income but the returns may ...

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Why You Should Not Copy Others Portfolio?

Ever thought of replicating the portfolio of a big investor or a fund house? Everyone is tempted with the thought of earning money easily. And in stock market easy means greasy! Once you get in the habit of finding easy ways of earning money through stock market. It will stick to you like a grease […]...

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Indian market in 2019

Everyone in stock market desires to have a vision about the future movement of stock market. So, they can be benefited from it. And with the arrival of 2019, these desires have increased exponentially. The year 2018 has passed, but the volatility of the market has been continuously increasing. It is now crystal clear that […]...

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The Budget for New India will energise the nation, says PM

Budget will empower the poor, give a boost to the farmer and an impetus to economic growth: PM 12 crore farmers and their families, 3 crores middle class taxpayers will be directly benefitted: PM Farmers having land under 5 acres will be greatly helped by the PM Kisan Nidhi Unorganised sector’s interests to be safeguarded more by the ...

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Statutory Compliance due dates table- February, 2019

Article contains  statutory due dates table for Income Tax, GST, Companies Act, PF, SEBI & ESIC related compliance for filing /Payment / issue of GSTR-7 (GST TDS Return), GSTR-8(e-commerce operator), GSTR-1 , GSTR – 6, Issue of TDS Certificate 194-IA, Submission of Financial Results alongwith Limited review report/Auditor’s repor...

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