Finance

Gross Working Capital and Net Working Capital

Working Capital is such a kind of capital which is required for daily business activities. This helps in keeping the wheel of the business organization running. The operating activities can run smoothly with the sufficient working capital and on the other hand, the same activities can be hampered due to lack of proper working capital. [&h...

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An overview of home loans for first-time home buyers

Purchasing a house is a quintessential dream of every Indian millennial. However, considering the stock market is volatile, buying a home is not that easy. This has increased the demand for home loans. If you are a first-time home buyer, you should be aware of the know-how and functioning of housing loans in the current […]...

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Invest not to Save Tax

Don’t wait till death instead take action now. What I want to convey is start investing in the beginning of the financial year instead investing at fag end of the year. In reality investing at fag end of the year is an unplanned investment which gives you short term benefit by way of saving in […]...

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Know the return you made on your real estate investment

Here's how you can analyse your potential investment properties and determine the return you made on real estate investment. it's important to calculate the ROI (return on investment) to determine the profitability from such property. ...

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Regulating the Unregulated Deposits

In light of various Ponzi/ chit fund schemes, the President of India promulgated the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019 on 21 February, 2019. By bringing this ordinance into effect, the Government has cracked down on unregulated deposit schemes, which lured investors with high interest rates and duped them of their inv...

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Legitimate action against corruption is not vendetta: Arun Jaitley

It has become a routine practice to call any action against corruption as political vendetta. Claim of vendetta has never been a legitimate defence in corruption. Those who commit such large acts of corruption have to be judged on the merits of the action itself....

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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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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 and 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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8% Interest on Deposit under non-government PF, superannuation & gratuity

Notification No. 5(2)-B(PD)/2019 - (03/04/2019) - Govt notifies 8% interest rate on Deposit made under non-government PF, superannuation and gratuity w.e.f. 1st April, 2019. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Economic Affairs) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 3rd April, 2019 No. 5(2)-B(PD)/2019.—Itis hereby notified that the deposits made under the Sp...

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Interest rates of NSC, PPF, KVP, SSAS, SCSS for Q1 of FY 2019-20

rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the first quarter of financial year 2019-20 staring Ist April, 2019 and ending on 30th June, 2019 shall remain unchanged from those notified for the fourth quarter of financial year 2018-19....

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Corrigenda to Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019

Corrigenda to Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019 - (28/02/2019) - MINISTRY OF LAW AND JUSTICE (Legislative Department) New Delhi, the 28th February, 2019 CORRIGENDA In the BANNING OF UNREGULATED DEPOSIT SCHEMES ORDINANCE, 2019 (No. 07 OF 2019) as published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part 11, Section 1, Issue No. 13, dated the 213‘ February, 2019...

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Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019

No. 7 or 2019 - (21/02/2019) - (1) This Ordinance may be called the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019. (2) It extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir. (3) It shall come into force at once....

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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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Gross Working Capital and Net Working Capital

Working Capital is such a kind of capital which is required for daily business activities. This helps in keeping the wheel of the business organization running. The operating activities can run smoothly with the sufficient working capital and on the other hand, the same activities can be hampered due to lack of proper working capital. [&h...

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An overview of home loans for first-time home buyers

Purchasing a house is a quintessential dream of every Indian millennial. However, considering the stock market is volatile, buying a home is not that easy. This has increased the demand for home loans. If you are a first-time home buyer, you should be aware of the know-how and functioning of housing loans in the current […]...

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Legitimate action against corruption is not vendetta: Arun Jaitley

It has become a routine practice to call any action against corruption as political vendetta. Claim of vendetta has never been a legitimate defence in corruption. Those who commit such large acts of corruption have to be judged on the merits of the action itself....

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Invest not to Save Tax

Don’t wait till death instead take action now. What I want to convey is start investing in the beginning of the financial year instead investing at fag end of the year. In reality investing at fag end of the year is an unplanned investment which gives you short term benefit by way of saving in […]...

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Know the return you made on your real estate investment

Here's how you can analyse your potential investment properties and determine the return you made on real estate investment. it's important to calculate the ROI (return on investment) to determine the profitability from such property. ...

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8% Interest on Deposit under non-government PF, superannuation & gratuity

Notification No. 5(2)-B(PD)/2019 (03/04/2019)

Govt notifies 8% interest rate on Deposit made under non-government PF, superannuation and gratuity w.e.f. 1st April, 2019. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Economic Affairs) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 3rd April, 2019 No. 5(2)-B(PD)/2019.—Itis hereby notified that the deposits made under the Special Deposit Scheme for Non-Government ...

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Regulating the Unregulated Deposits

In light of various Ponzi/ chit fund schemes, the President of India promulgated the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019 on 21 February, 2019. By bringing this ordinance into effect, the Government has cracked down on unregulated deposit schemes, which lured investors with high interest rates and duped them of their inv...

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Top reasons why ELSS funds are getting popular

When it comes to tax saving investments, investors look for liquidity and high returns. An Equity-Linked Saving Scheme (ELSS) is a category of mutual fund that serves both purposes. A tax saver mutual fund is eligible for deduction under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, 1961. This article lists several other reasons why ELSS […]...

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Format of Balance sheet for CA Inter/B.com

This format of Balance sheet under revised schedule VI if companies act is different & easy from others format on internet. This has practical approach & very easy, just fill the annexure. This is highly recommended for those CA inter or CMA inter or B.Com pass who works in an organisation....

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Interest rates of NSC, PPF, KVP, SSAS, SCSS for Q1 of FY 2019-20

rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the first quarter of financial year 2019-20 staring Ist April, 2019 and ending on 30th June, 2019 shall remain unchanged from those notified for the fourth quarter of financial year 2018-19....

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