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Clarifications/Guidelines regarding TDS u/s 194Q (applicable w.e.f 1.7.2021, TDS on payment for purchase of goods above threshold limit of Rs. 50 Lakhs by a buyer whose turnover is exceeding Rs. 10 crores in preceeding FY) and TCS u/s 206C(IH) and TDS u/s 194-O issued vide circular no. 13 dt. 30.06.2021

Taxation

Applicability of 194Q A new section 194Q was inserted by Finance Act 2021 for deducting tax at source. This section is applicable w.e.f 1st July 2021. It applies to any buyer (Buyer is defined to be person whose total sales or gross receipts or turnover from the business carried on by him exceed ten crore […]

Financial System and its stages, components and Functions.

Finance & Economy

Financial System “Financial System” is a set of inter-related activities working together to achieve some pre-determined goal. It includes- Markets Financial institutions Financial Instruments Financial services and The Mechanism that influences the generation of savings for investment, capital formation and growth. An efficient financial system plays the key role for an economy to operate efficiently […]

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Have you done financial planning for 2020-21 before the deadline 31st March 2021 – Check out what you missed.

Taxation

Financial year 2020-21 is reaching to its ends in few days. 31st March is an important deadline with reference to tax Planning, missing it may result in higher tax liability. We are required to complete our tax planning before 31st march 2021, as we are required to file Income tax return for FY 2020-21 during […]

What is Balance of Payment? What is balance of Trade? What is current account deficit/ Surplus and capital account deficit / Surplus? What is forex reserve? What is Trade Deficit/ Surplus?

Finance & Economy

There is many terms like Balance of payment, Balance of Trade, Current A/c Deficit, Capital account deficit, trade deficit, forex reserve which appears to be confusing to many students. Read the complete article to develop such understanding about these terms that you will never forget. Please refer following basic points before going ahead in learning […]

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Important Highlights of Tax Proposals in Finance Budget 2021-22

Taxation

The Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman presented her third Union budget 2021 in Parliament today i.e. 01-02-2021. Following are important proposals made therein:- Direct tax proposals:- 1. Major Direct Tax Proposals made in budget 2021-22 is given below:- NO change is proposed in direct tax rates / slab rates of income tax, following 32 changes are […]

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Decision Making and Risk Factor: How to take an economic decision considering the risk factor?

Finance & Economy

Every person wants to make the best decision but every person may have a different risk attitude and our risk attitude play a major role in our decision making. On the basis of risk attitude, people can be divided into the following three categories:- Risk-Averse person:- A person who does not like to take the […]

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Taxability of Mutual Fund: Is your mutual fund taxable or exempt?

Taxation

Investment is a good habit to make our future more independent. Keeping some part of our money to get more money in the future is called investment. In today’s economy, there are various investment options available to us like:- Saving bank account Fixed Deposit in Bank Recurring Deposit in bank Fixed Deposit of Corporate Government […]

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Insights of Indian Economy before hit by COVID-19

Finance & Economy

Insights of Indian Economy before hit by COVID-19 Parameters Value Remarks Area  3,287,263 sq km Area of india within 15200 km of land frontier and 7516 km of coastline. Population-2018 135.26 Crores (BPL-21.9%, approx 29 crores) India’s population is approx 138 crore in June 2020 which is approx 17.7% of total world population. Median age in […]

25th August is Last date to apply for November 2020 Examination of ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India)

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25th August is Last date to apply for November 2020 Examination of ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India) As we already know that due to corona pandemic, the Institute has already decided to cancel May 2020 Examinations and merge the May 2020 attempt with November 2020 Examinations. Following are important to note w.r.t November 2020 […]

How a Package of Rs. 20 Lakh Crores going to make India – Atmanirbhar Bharat: First Phase-13th may 2020

Finance & Economy

How a Package of Rs. 20 Lakh Crores going to make India – Atmanirbhar Bharat: First Phase-13th may 2020 We all know that Indian Independence day is celebrated on 15th August. We secured our independence on 15th August 1947 or we can say we were declared independent on 15th August 1947 when UK parliament passed […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19): How much harmful is corona for world economy? What should we do? What should investors do in this era of viruses i.e. Coronavirus.

Finance & Economy

Coronavirus (COVID-19): How much harmful is corona for world economy? What should we do? What should investors do in this era of viruses i.e. Coronavirus.? There are many questions come to everyone’s mind regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19). Share market is facing one of the biggest fall due to corona virus. Hence investors are in panic. Everyone’s […]

Important Highlights & Tax Proposals of Finance Budget 2020-21

Taxation

Important Highlights & Tax Proposals of Finance Budget 2020-21 The Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman presented his second Union budget 2020 in Parliament today i.e. 01-02-2020. Following are important proposals made therein:- Direct Taxes Proposals Income tax slab rate for individual & HUF are proposed to be changed for FY 2020-21 but this new slab is […]

Have you done financial planning for 2019-20 before the deadline 31st March 2020/30th July/ 30th September – Check out what you missed and what are relief measures provided by FM in view of Covid19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak.

Taxation

Have you done financial planning for 2019-20 before the deadline 31st March 2020/30th July 2020/30th September 2020 – Check out what you missed and what are relief measures provided by FM in view of Covid19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak? Financial year 2019-20 is reaching to its ends in few weeks. 31st March is an important deadline with […]

Current position of Indian Economy w.r.t. Economic Survey of India for FY 2019-20 (presented in Parliament on 31-01-2020)

Finance & Economy

Current position of Indian Economy w.r.t. Economic Survey of India for FY 2019-20 (presented in Parliament on 31-01-2020) Economic Survey 2019- 20 was presented in the Parliament by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on January 31, 2020. The theme of Economic Survey 2020 is- “Enable markets, promote ‘pro-business’ policies and strengthen ‘trust‘ in the economy”. The […]

TDS is introduced in GST w.e.f. 01.10.2018: All about TDS in GST Law

Taxation

TDS is introduced in GST w.e.f. 01.10.2018: All about TDS in GST Law GST Law mandates Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) vide Section 51 of the CGST/SGST Act 2017, Section 20 of the IGST Act, 2017 and Section 21 of the UTGST Act, 2017. GST Council in its 28th meeting held on 21.07.2018 recommended the […]

All About Reverse Charge Mechanism of Goods & Services in GST.

Taxation

All about Reverse charge Mechanism In GST. What is Reverse Charge Normally Supplier of goods or services is liable to pay tax to Government. Supplier collect tax amount from receiver along with value of goods or services and deposit it to the government. But in case of reverse charge, changeability gets reversed and Receiver of […]

Updates relating to GST return, Income Tax and SEBI.

Finance & Economy Taxation

CBDT has released parameters for manual selection of Income Tax Returns for Complete Income Tax Scrutiny during financial year 2018-19 vide Instruction No. 04/2018 Dated: 20th August 2018. Niti Aayog has suggested the government to bring down import duty on gold from the existing level of 10 per cent and also slash the GST rate […]

Clause 30C & 44 of Tax Audit report is kept in abeyance till 31st march 2019

Taxation

On 17th August 2018, CBDT issued order under section 119 of Income Tax Act 1961 that reporting under clause 30C & 44 (i.e. GST and GAAR Reporting under Amended Tax audit report) of the tax audit report shall be kept in abeyance till 31st March 2019. Therefore Tax audit reports to be furnished on or […]

In A New Record, Rs 10.03 Lakh Crore Collected As Income Tax In 2017-18

Taxation

In a new record, Income Tax worth Rs 10.03 lakh crore was collected during 2017-18, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said on Friday (17 August), reports Press Trust of India. A record has also been set when it comes to the number of Income Tax filings. During a two-day conference of Income Tax […]

Key points of 29th Meeting of GST Council held on 4th August 2018

Taxation

Summary of GST meeting 4th August 2018: 1. GOM for MSME Issues: a. GST Council constitutes a Group of Ministers (GoM) to look into issues of MSME’s. b. Finance Minister’s of Assam, Delhi, Punjab & Kerala will be part of this GoM. c. Finance Minister of State – Shri Shiv Pratap Shukla ji will be […]

Key Features of Draft GST simplified returns formats issued by CBIC on 30th July 2018.

Taxation

The GST Council in its 28th GST Council Meeting held on July 21, 2018 under the Chairmanship of Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance & Corporate Affairs has approved the new return formats. The Council had earlier approved the basic principles of GST return design and directed the law committee to finalize the […]

How to File Income Tax Return for F&O Trading and Speculative transactions in FY 2017-18 (AY 2018-19)

Taxation

Most of Salaried Employees are involved in derivative trading (trading in future and options or F&O on stocks, currencies, and commodities) But due to little knowledge about how these trades are taxed, those who have losses from futures & options skip reporting it in their income tax return, which is not right. If you are […]

Deadline for filing Income tax return extended till August 31, 2018

Taxation

The finance ministry in a tweet has announced the extension of income tax return filing deadline by a month to August 31. The tweet says “Upon consideration of the matter, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) extends the ‘Due Date’ for filing of Income Tax Returns from 31st July, 2018 to 31st August, 2018 […]

Updates of 28th GST Council meeting held on 21st July 2018

Taxation

28st GST Council meeting held on 21st July 2018 and we are presenting here the key decisions taken in this meeting . Some of the decisions will be given effect by way of issuing Notifications and few are to be placed in Parliament to amend the GST Laws. Key Decisions:- Return Simplification. Quarterly returns for […]

28th GST Council meet on Saturday i.e. 21st July 2018: Return simplification, law tweaks, setting up of tribunal on table

Taxation

28th GST Council meet on Saturday i.e. 21st July 2018: Return simplification, law tweaks, setting up of tribunal on table The proposed amendments to the goods and services tax (GST)-related laws, simplification of GST returns, the creation of GST appellate tribunal and the revenue position of states will be among the key items slated for […]

Reverse Charge Mechanism further postponed till 30.09.2018 for Unregistered Person.

Taxation

Section 9 (4) of the Central Goods and Services Tax, 2017 (CGST Act in short) and Section 5(4) of Integrated Goods and Services Tax, 2017 (IGST Act in short) provides that tax in respect of the supply of taxable goods or services or both by a person, who is not registered, to a registered person […]

Have you done financial planning for 2017-18 before the deadline 31st March 2018 – Check out what you missed?

Finance & Economy Taxation

Financial year 2017-18 is reaching to its ends in few weeks. 31st March is an important deadline with reference to tax Planning, missing it may result in higher tax liability. We are required to complete our tax planning before 31st march 2018, as we are required to file Income tax return for FY 2017-18 during […]

E-Way Bill: All about compliance requirement of E-Way Bill w.e.f 1st April 2018.

Taxation

What is E-Way Bill? E-way bill is an electronic document generated online from E-way bill portal (https://ewaybillgst.gov.in/) which is required to be carried by the person-in-charge of conveyance for movement of goods from one place to another. E-way bill document contains 12 digit EWB number. Section 68 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, […]

Important GST updates vide recent GST notifications dt. 28th March 2018

Taxation

Important GST updates vide recent GST notifications dt. 28th March 2018: Due date for filing GSTR-6 for the period of July 2017 to April 2018 has been extended to 31st May 2018. Due date for filing trans-2 form has been extended to 30th June 2018. Due date for filing GSTR-1 for the quarter ending on […]

Is it right time for the privatisation or consolidation of public sector banks?

Finance & Economy

Current market share of public sector banks is 70% which is reducing very rapidly i.e. approximately 4% a year. After 5 year, Estimated the market share of public and private sector bank will be in the ratio of 50:50. Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani said that market share of public sector bank may reduce to something […]

Fraud prone Indian Banking & RBI: Recent Steps to strengthen Banking.

Finance & Economy

After recent scam of 12646 crores in PNB done through fraudulent issuance of letter of undertaking (LOU) , RBI have to take necessary steps to prevent such fraud in future. Market share of public sector bank is 70%, But after scam of 12646 crores in PNB the shares of public sector banks have lost their […]

26th Meeting of GST Council: E-Way bill mandatory w.e.f. 1st April & GSTR-3B continued.

Taxation

26th Meeting of GST council held today i.e 10th March 2018 in New Delhi under chairmanship of Sh. Arun jaitley. GST return filing process was expected to be simplified but GST council could not reach a decision and current system of GST return filing is continued and GSTR-3B is decided to be continued for three […]

Government Simplifies E-Way Bill Rules just two days before 26th meeting of GST Council.

Taxation

Under GST regime, an e-waybill needs to be generated and carried for movement of goods above rupees 50000. Previously on the Recommendation of GST Council,1st February 2018 was fixed as the date from which provisions related to e-way bill shall come into force w.r.t. interstate movement of goods. But due to technical glitches the same […]

Income Tax Dept. probes Rs. 1000 crore tax refund fraud by Govt. and PSU employees.

Taxation

Belated or revised income tax return for the financial year 15-16 or 16 17 can be filed up to 31st March 2018. As per IT officials, some assessees do not show any income under the head income from house property in their original return but claimed losses under the head house property in there revised […]

UIDAI directs telecom companies to inform users about Aadhaar linking status

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More than 120 crore residents have already been enrolled with Aadhaar and with such a large data Aadhaar data is the world’s largest biometric database.UIDAI notices instances of misuse of the Aadhaar data for issuing new SIM to subscribers other than Aadhaar holder. After above notices, UIDAI has instructed telecom companies to ensure that their […]

Paytm received approval from SEBI to become Registered Investment Advisor.

Finance & Economy

Business of E-wallet companies are affected by RBI guidelines for mandatory KYC in E-wallet. Last date for updation of KYC in E-wallet was 28th Feb. 2018. However those who have not updated KYC in their E-wallet are not going to lose their money in E-wallets. They are allowed to use money already available in E-wallet […]

E-Way bill for movement of Goods: Target Dates

Taxation

Under GST regime, an e-waybill needs to be generated and carried for movement of goods above rupees 50000. Previously on the Recommendation of GST Council,1st February 2018 was fixed as the date from which provisions related to e-way bill shall come into force w.r.t. interstate movement of goods. But due to technical glitches the same […]

Updates about PNB Fraud case of Rs. 12700 crore.

Finance & Economy

Some Updates about PNB fraud case of Rs. Rs.12700 crore:- Axis Bank’s MD, Shikha Sharma and ICICI Bank’s MD Chanda Kochhar along with some senior officer of 31 banks summoned by Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) for questioning regarding extension of loans to Gitanjali Groups. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered two cases in […]

On 1st March 2018, Cabinet cleared "Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018"

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The Cabinet today cleared Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill which targets big defaulters involved in economic crime of over Rs. 100 crores. “Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018” has been brought to confiscation of properties of such fugitives. There will also be the provision to confiscate those assets outside India but co-operation of that country will be […]

On 1st March 2018, Cabinet approved setting up NFRA as regulator for Auditors

Finance & Economy Others

Today on 1st March 2018, The Cabinet approved setting up of the National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA), which will be an independent regulator for the auditing profession. After Rs 12700 crore fraud at Punjab National, Government find timing and reason to amend Companies Act, 2013 for setting up separate independent regulator for auditing profession i.e. […]

Priority Sector Lending Targets for FY 2018-19 for Foreign Banks with 20 or more Branches.

Finance & Economy

RBI announced Priority Sector Lending Targets for FY 2018-19 for Foreign Banks with 20 or more Branches in notification dated 1st march 2018. As per RBI notification, Lending target are:- Sub-target of 8% of ANBC (Adjusted Net Bank Credit) or CEOBE (Credit equivalent Amount of Off-Balance Sheet Exposure), whichever is higher to small and marginal […]

SBI increased Interest Rate for Domestic Term Deposits.

Finance & Economy

Today on 28-2-2018, State Bank of India (SBI) increased retail deposit rates by 10 to 50 basis points across various maturity baskets. It may also be followed by other banks. With effect from 28th February 2018 the revised interest rate on retail domestic term deposit below Rupees 1 crore is as follows: 7- 45-day : […]

On 28-02-2018, RBI revised limit of "exchange traded currency derivatives".

Finance & Economy

RBI revised limit of “exchange traded currency derivatives” without having to establish underlying exposure for resident in India and FPI.Currently, persons resident in India and FPIs are allowed position in USD-INR upto USD 15 million per exchange and positions in EUR-INR, GBP-INR and JPY-INR pairs, all put together, upto USD 5 million equivalent per exchange. […]

Update KYC in E-wallet before 28th Feb. 2018: RBI

Finance & Economy

Update KYC in E-wallet as deadline is very close. As per RBI guidelines issued in October 2017 as revised, E-wallet companies must convert all the E-wallet or other instruments issued by them to full KYC by 28th February 2018. Full KYC made mandatory to keep them functioning in normal manner otherwise sever restrictions would be […]

E-way bill may start from 1st April-2018:Meeting of GOM

Taxation

On 24-02-2018, in the meeting of GoM (Group of Ministers), it is decided to start the inter-state movement of goods worth more than Rs. 50000/- through E-way Bill mechanism from 1st April 2018. The GoM meet, however, remained inconclusive on how to simplify the GST return filing process. However final decision will be taken in […]

On 23rd February 2018, Reserve Bank of India launched the Ombudsman Scheme for NBFC

Finance & Economy

Good News for customers of NBFC like Bajaj Financial Services Limited, LIC Housing Finance, PNB housing finance, Indiabulls group, Muthoot Finance, Reliance Capital, Sundaram Finance, GIC housing Financial Services etc. as they will get expedite and cost-free resolution for their complaints. Reserve Bank of India launched the Ombudsman Scheme for NBFC on date February 23, […]

RBI constituted an Expert Committee to look into the reasons for high divergence observed in asset classification and provisioning by banks.

Finance & Economy

In view of large divergences observed in asset classification and provisioning in the credit portfolio of banks as well as the rising incidence of frauds in the Indian banking system, RBI decided to constitute an Expert Committee under the chairmanship of Shri Y H Malegam, a former member of the Central Board of Directors of […]

Link your Adhaar with Various Financial products and mobile number before 31st march 2018

Finance & Economy Others

On 15-02-2018, Government issued a notification to require all postal Life Insurance holder to provide their Aadhaar detail.The notification also makes Aadhaar mandatory for all new insurance policies that will be issued in the future. This notification does not specify any deadline for linking of Aadhaar with Postal Life Insurance policies. Constitutional Validity of Aadhaar […]

Investment Decisions: Are your Investment decisions destroying your Wealth?

Finance & Economy

Investment Decisions: Are your Investment decisions destroying your Wealth? Every investor wants to create huge wealth by taking best investment decisions. But sometimes decisions taken to create wealth become responsible for destruction of wealth itself. Generally investors are unaware of Break even rate of return which is minimum return to catch up with inflation and […]

Date of Compulsory E-Way Bill Postponed.

Taxation

To facilitate easy inter-state movement of goods throughout the country, National E-way bill was made compulsory w.e.f. 01-02-2018 for consignment value more than Rs. 50000/- replacing separate way-bill for each state with the line “One Nation, One E-way Bill’ But the same is postponed till further order due to technical glitches. E-Way bill portal

Important Highlights & Tax Proposals of Finance Budget 2018-19

Finance & Economy Taxation

Important Highlights & Tax Proposals of Finance Budget 2018-19 The Finance Minister, Sh. Arun Jaitley presented his fifth Union budget 2018 in Parliament today i.e. 01-02-2018. Following are important proposals made therein:- Direct Taxes Proposals No changes in Personal Income tax slab. No Changes in Limit of deduction u/s 80C. Benefit of exemption for withdrawal […]

Long Term Capital Gain is made taxable @ 10% w.e.f 1st April 2018

Taxation

As proposed in budget 2018, w.e.f. 01-04-2018 Long term capital gains (from equity or units of MF) exceeding Rs. 1 lakh shall be taxed at the rate of 10% without allowing the benefit of any indexation. However, all gains up to 31st January, 2018 will be grandfathered. Read Highlights of Budget 2018

Indian Accounting Standards (IND-AS): Whether applicable to your company or not?

Finance & Economy

Indian Accounting Standards (IND-AS): Whether applicable to your company or not? After a long converging process of Accounting standards(AS) and IFRS, Ministry of corporate affairs has come up with new standards name as Indian Accounting Standards(Ind-AS) which sum of AS and IFRS. Hundred percent adoption of IFRS was not possible in Indian Scenario, hence Necessary […]

Composition Scheme in GST: Updated with 23rd meeting of GST Council

Taxation

Composition Scheme in GST: Updated with 23rd meeting of GST Council Composition Scheme is introduced to give relief to small taxpayer i.e. taxpayer having limited value of aggregate turnover. It is very difficult for small taxpayer to comply with complete procedure established by the law. They may have to incur higher percentage of their earnings for […]

23rd GST Council meet: Only these 50 items under 28% slab w.e.f 15th November 2017

Taxation

23rd GST Council meet held on 10th November 2017 in Guwahati. This 23rd meeting came up with new decisions to ease tax rates and compliance issues. GST Council lowered tax rates on 177 items from 28% to 18%.  The panel also decided to move 13 items from the 18% tax slab to 12%, another six from […]

Due Date for Filing GST Return and making Payment Under GST: Updated with 23rd meeting of GST council held on 10th November 2017

Taxation

Due Date for Filing GST Return and making payment of GST We have received many queries regarding GST Return and Payment , here in this article we will try to show a clear picture of GST Return and payment for a taxpayer (except composition supplier) registered under GST law. There are various GST Returns, which […]

Proposed Changes in Income Tax in Union Budget 2017

Finance & Economy Taxation

Proposed Changes in Income Tax in Union Budget 2017 In the Budget Speech, Finance Minister, Mr. Arun Jaitley proposed following changes in Income tax in Union Budget 2017: Tax Rate for first Slab of 2.5 lakh to 5 lakh reduced to 5% from 10%. And introduction of Surcharge @ 10% on individual having income above […]

Highlights of Union Budget 2017-18

Finance & Economy Taxation

Key Highlights of Union Budget 2017-18 Today on Date 1st February 2017, Finance Minister, Mr. Arun Jaitley presented Union Budget 2017 in parliament.  Opening remarks of budget speech were: Massive war against black money has been launched. Government now seen as a trusted custodian of public money. We will focus on energizing youth to reap […]

Universal Basic Income (UBI): A substitute of social welfare schemes to reduce poverty

Finance & Economy

Universal Basic Income (UBI): A substitute of social welfare schemes to reduce poverty What is concept of Universal Basic Income (UBI)? As per the concept of Universal Basic Income (also known as Unconditional Basic Income, Social Dividend, Citizen’s Income), the government have to pay a unconditional sum of money to every citizen on periodical basis. […]

Payment Banks: Revolutionising the Banking Sector

Finance & Economy

Payment Banks: Revolutionising the Banking Sector In September 2013, the Reserve Bank of India constituted a committee headed by Dr Nachiket Mor to study Comprehensive financial services for small businesses. The committee submitted its report to RBI in January 2014.One of the key suggestions of the committee was to introduce specialised banks or ‘ Payment […]

Secret Informer of Tax Department and Annual Information Return

Taxation

Secret Informer of Tax Department and Annual Information Return (AIR): To curb black money, government need secret informer and to motivate people to provide information of black money, a reward of 10% of tax collected was paid to informer. Apart from this, some Specified entities are bound to file Annual Information Return (AIR) in respect […]

UPI: Unified Payment Interface – A step of India towards Cashless Economy

Finance & Economy

UPI: Unified Payment Interface – A step of India towards Cashless Economy RBI Governor, Sh. Raghuram Rajan (born 3 February 1963) who became governor on 04th September 2013 by replacing Sh. D. Subbarao, now going to be replaced by Sh. Urjit R Patel on date 04th September 2016. Sh. Urjit R. Patel (born 28 October […]

Cabinet approves Implementation of the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission

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Cabinet approves Implementation of the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the implementation of the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission . It will come into effect from 01.01.2016. 7th CPC recommendations are being implemented within 6 months from the due date, […]

Things to know about Goods and Service Tax(GST):Model GST Law

Taxation

Things to know about Goods and Service Tax(GST) On June 14, 2016 the Finance Ministry has released the ‘Model GST Law’. It outlines the structure of the Goods and Service Tax regime. Further, the draft of ‘Integrated GST Bill, 2016’ is also released along with such Model GST laws. It also provides the framework for […]

Provident Fund in India, Its Taxability and TDS on Provident Fund

Finance & Economy Taxation

Provident Fund in India, Its Taxability and TDS on Provident Fund What is the Provident Fund(PF)? Provident Fund is a retirement saving scheme in India that is similar to the United State’s Social Security program. Its purpose is to provide financial support to members. To understand the scheme of the provident fund, we can discuss […]

Necessary skills for your child to build career in 21st Century

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Necessary skills for your child to build career in 21st Century In the Twenty first century, Students need to develop skills as per need of time to build a successful career. In this post, we are discussing above such Necessary skills for your child to build career in 21st Century. Technology is changing very fast […]

What is difference between Pledge, Mortgage and Hypothecation?

Finance & Economy

What is difference between Pledge, Mortgage and Hypothecation I have received some queries asking the difference between Pledge, Mortgage and Hypothecation. This question is normally asked in interviews in banking and even bankers are found confused about the little difference between these terms. To understand the difference between these terms first find the similarity in […]

India-Mauritius Tax treaty revised to curb Black Money

Finance & Economy Taxation

India-Mauritius Tax treaty revised to curb Black Money On date 11-05-2016, India getting Mauritius to sign a revised India-Mauritius tax treaty after a decade-long effort since 1996, was an attempt to curb black money generation. Under the revised treaty, from April 1, 2017, companies routing funds into India through Mauritius will have to pay short-term […]

Basics of Letter of Credit(LC)

Finance & Economy

Basics of Letter of Credit(LC)/Documentary Credit What is Letter of Credit? How does it work? What are different Types of LC? Is there any law governing LC? What is Documentary Credit? Importance of LC in International Trade. These are the questions ringing in the mind of people starting new business or people dealing with finance […]