Section 80CCF articles

Tax benefits from Investment in Mutual Funds

Let me begin by describing the meaning of a Mutual Fund. It is a financial product that pools money of different individuals and invests on their behalf into various assets such as equity, debt or gold as per the objective of the scheme. Based upon the investor’s financial goals and risk appetite, there are several funds to choose from....

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Deduction under section 80C and Tax Planning

Section 80C replaced the existing Section 88 with more or less the same investment mix available in Section 88. The new section 80C has become effective w.e.f. 1st April, 2006. Even the section 80CCC on pension scheme contributions was merged with the above 80C. However, this new section has allowed a major change in the method of prov...

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Income Tax Deductions for A.Y. 2014-15/ 2015-16 for Salaried

The Income Tax Act provides that on determination of the gross total income of an assessee after considering income from all the heads, certain deductions therefrom may be allowed. These deductions detailed in chapter VIA of the Income Tax Act must be distinguished from the exemptions provides in Section 10 of the Act. While the former ar...

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Income Tax deductions for A.Y. 2013-14 / FY 2012-13

DEDUCTION IN RESPECT OF LIFE INSURANCE PREMIA, DEFERRED ANNUITY, CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROVIDENT FUND, SUBSCRIPTION TO CERTAIN EQUITY SHARES OR DEBENTURES, ETC. [SEC. 80C, APPLICABLE FROM THE ASSESSMENT YEAR 2006-07] - SECTION 80C 1. Under section 80C, deduction would be available from gross total income. 2. Only an individual or a Hindu...

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Budget 2012- Burning Issues In Direct Taxes

The deduction of Rs. 20000 under Section 80CCF for investment in infrastructure bonds was extended to A.Y. 2012-13 in last year budget to promote investment in infrastructure sector for its growth and development. But this time Mr. FM was silent on its continuance or otherwise. The lack of clarity on its scraping is a major concern. Vie...

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Deduction under section 80CCF of Income Tax Act

Deduction under section 80CCF of the Income Tax Act is available on investing amount in to ‘long term infrastructure bonds’. The present article explains the provisions of section 80CCF. Person eligible for deduction under section 80CCF Deduction under section 80CCF is available to the following categories of persons – An individu...

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Time to Invest Big in Infrastructure – Infrastructure Bonds

Mr. Suneet Maheshwari, CEO of L&T Infrastructure Finance Company Limited which opened Tranche 2 of its tax saving infra bonds, expects huge infrastructure investments in India over the next 5 years . While highlighting the strong future prospects of infrastructure sector in India, he said that Infrastructure bonds are a boon to the econom...

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Section 80CCF – Long Term Infrastructure Bonds – Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd.

issue of Long Term Infrastructure Bonds by Srei Infrastructure Finance Limited - Issue of first tranche of infrastructure bonds (Bonds) by the Company under Section 80CCF of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Resident individuals and HUFs eligible for deduction of up to Rs 20,000 in computation of taxable income for the current financial yea...

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PFS Long Term Infrastructure Bond: Tax Benefits and issue details

PTC India Financial Services Ltd. (PFS) has launched infrastructure bonds in the name as PFS Long Term Infrastructure Bond – Series 2, under section 80CCF of face value of Rs. 5000/- each to remain open till February 29, 2012 for subscription. ...

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L&T Infra Long term Infrastructure Bond – Save tax u/s. 80CCF and earn interest at 9% p.a.

L&T Infra is proud to bring to you, for the second year running, the Long term Infrastructure Bonds. These tax-saving bonds let you invest indirectly on a long term basis, in infrastructure projects across the country and aid in the growth of India. By investing in L&T Infra 2011B Bond Series, investors can save tax and earn an annual int...

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