Inflation

Inflation – The hidden enemy

Finance - Just the other day at lunch we all colleagues were discussing about our school / college days.. and one of my seniors said they had only doordarshan on tv while juniors discussed about nickelodean, hungama and so on. Seniors were nostalgic about the Vada Pav they had in break time for Rs 5/- and juniors were boasting about burgers in Mc ...

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Cost Inflation Index – Meaning & Index from 1981-82 to 2017-18

Finance - Article discusses Meaning of Cost Inflation Index (CII) which is used for Computation of Long Term Capital Gain. Cost Inflation index are Notified by CBDT every year and till date CBDT has notified Cost Inflation Index for the Financial Year 1981-82 to Financial year 2016-17. Cost Inflation index are used for computing indexed cost of ac...

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Minimum Government, Maximum Governance

Finance - The proper running of any country needs a cleaver regulatory framework that should not be very lengthy and complex in itself but should be capable enough to keep a proper regulatory checks on everything so that things and situations don’t go out of control....

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Inflation Bonds – Critical Analysis and Tax Treatment

Finance - Middle class who had been battling inflation for last so many years has been offered a chance to hope for a stream of some secured real income by way of interest on their hard earned savings at a rate that will increase with increases in levels of inflation....

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Inflation linked indexed bonds a good alternative for Retail Investors

Finance - Inflation eats into your money and reduces its purchasing power. To tackle this, you need to invest in products that beat inflation. Inflation-indexed bonds, due to be floated later this month, may be one such option. ...

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Govt. announces Inflation Target of Four Percent

Finance - Central Government, in consultation with RBI, has fixed the inflation target for the period beginning from the date of publication of the Gazette Notification (August 5, 2016) and ending on the March 31, 2021, as under: Inflation Target: Four per cent....

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OECD & FAO see likely end to period of high agricultural prices

Finance - The recent period of high agricultural commodity prices is most likely over, say the OECD and FAO in their latest 10-year Outlook. But the two organisations warn of the need to be vigilant as the probability of a major price swing remains high....

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Vehicle insurance premium, Telephone calls, restaurant bills to cost more

Finance - Vehicle owners will have to pay more towards insurance for their vehicles as the enhanced motor insurance rates has come into effect from April 01. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority -IRDA has issued a notification to this effect. As per the new rates, private car owners would have to pay premium depending on the size of t...

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Inflation to be in between 6 and 7 per cent and Growth Rate to be above 7 per cent by March End 2012

Finance - The Central Statistical Office released the quick estimates of national income, consumption expenditure, saving and capital formation for 2010-11 today. Savings and investment data for 2010-11 are new and all other data are revisions to earlier releases. GDP at factor cost at constant (2004-05) prices (real GDP) grew by 8.4 per cent in 20...

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Inflation Forecasting- Issues and Challenges in India

Finance - Muneesh Kapur1 This paper focuses on modelling and forecasting inflation in India using an augmented Phillips curve framework. Both demand and supply factors are seen as drivers of inflation. Demand conditions are found to have a stronger impact on non-food manufactured products inflation (NFMP) vis-a-vis headline WPI inflation; moreover,...

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Inflation Indexed National Saving Securities – Cumulative (IINSS-C) -Notification and FAQ

RBI 2013-14/411 DGBA.CDD.No. 3688/13.01.999/2013-2014 - (19/12/2013) - Sub-section (iv) of the Section 193 of the Income Tax Act, 1961 stipulates that no tax shall be deducted from any interest payable on any security of the Central Government or a State Government, provided that nothing contained in this clause shall apply to the interest exceeding rupees ten thousand...

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Custom duty notifications dated 27.02.2010 related to Union budget 2010-11 amendments and provisions

NA - (28/02/2010) - All the Custom duty Notification including Tariff and Non Tariff issued by Custom department in respect of budget proposals/provisions in Union Budget 2010-11. Read our earlier Post on Major Amendment in Custom Duty made in Budget 2010-11 at the Link given below:-Budget 2010-11: Summary of Major Ame...

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Cost Inflation Index for FY 2008-09 / AY 2009-2010

Notification No. 86/2008-Income Tax - (13/08/2008) - Central Government, having regard to seventy-five per cent of the average rise in the Consumer Price Index for the Financial Year commencing from the 1st day of April, 2007 and ending on the 31st day of March, 2008 for the urban non-manual employees, hereby specifies the Cost Inflation Index for the...

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Inflation – The hidden enemy

Just the other day at lunch we all colleagues were discussing about our school / college days.. and one of my seniors said they had only doordarshan on tv while juniors discussed about nickelodean, hungama and so on. Seniors were nostalgic about the Vada Pav they had in break time for Rs 5/- and juniors were boasting about burgers in Mc ...

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Cost Inflation Index – Meaning & Index from 1981-82 to 2017-18

Article discusses Meaning of Cost Inflation Index (CII) which is used for Computation of Long Term Capital Gain. Cost Inflation index are Notified by CBDT every year and till date CBDT has notified Cost Inflation Index for the Financial Year 1981-82 to Financial year 2016-17. Cost Inflation index are used for computing indexed cost of ac...

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Govt. announces Inflation Target of Four Percent

Central Government, in consultation with RBI, has fixed the inflation target for the period beginning from the date of publication of the Gazette Notification (August 5, 2016) and ending on the March 31, 2021, as under: Inflation Target: Four per cent....

Read More
Posted Under: Finance |

Minimum Government, Maximum Governance

The proper running of any country needs a cleaver regulatory framework that should not be very lengthy and complex in itself but should be capable enough to keep a proper regulatory checks on everything so that things and situations don’t go out of control....

Read More
Posted Under: Finance |

OECD & FAO see likely end to period of high agricultural prices

The recent period of high agricultural commodity prices is most likely over, say the OECD and FAO in their latest 10-year Outlook. But the two organisations warn of the need to be vigilant as the probability of a major price swing remains high....

Read More
Posted Under: Finance |

Inflation Bonds – Critical Analysis and Tax Treatment

Middle class who had been battling inflation for last so many years has been offered a chance to hope for a stream of some secured real income by way of interest on their hard earned savings at a rate that will increase with increases in levels of inflation....

Read More
Posted Under: Finance | ,

Inflation Indexed National Saving Securities – Cumulative (IINSS-C) -Notification and FAQ

RBI 2013-14/411 DGBA.CDD.No. 3688/13.01.999/2013-2014 (19/12/2013)

Sub-section (iv) of the Section 193 of the Income Tax Act, 1961 stipulates that no tax shall be deducted from any interest payable on any security of the Central Government or a State Government, provided that nothing contained in this clause shall apply to the interest exceeding rupees ten thousand payable on 8% Savings (Taxable) Bonds, ...

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Inflation linked indexed bonds a good alternative for Retail Investors

Inflation eats into your money and reduces its purchasing power. To tackle this, you need to invest in products that beat inflation. Inflation-indexed bonds, due to be floated later this month, may be one such option. ...

Read More
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A New Investing Tool – Inflation Indexed Bonds

It is a known fact that Indian economy has been hit hard by continuous inflation over past few years now and inflation has been on a rise unabated. In such a situation when country is passing through an inflationary phase, the returns, incomes, yield- everything fetches you a lesser value as inflation dents the value of return. Higher inf...

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Vehicle insurance premium, Telephone calls, restaurant bills to cost more

Vehicle owners will have to pay more towards insurance for their vehicles as the enhanced motor insurance rates has come into effect from April 01. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority -IRDA has issued a notification to this effect. As per the new rates, private car owners would have to pay premium depending on the size of t...

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