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August 25, 2017

Things to do if you own a Property Overseas using the LRS Window

When US property market fell in 2008, many smart Indians invested in US properties market. Similarly, a lot of affluent Indians have acquired the properties outside India either out of their foreign earnings or taking the advantage of LRS – Liberalized Remittance Scheme, which allows […]
August 18, 2017

Tax Toto explains why taxpayers have received notice u/s 143(1)(a)

Hello friends, I am Tax Toto and I am back with yet another topic that needs to be discussed with you. A lot of taxpayers have received Income Tax notices for the Financial Year 2016-2017, the most common being notice u/s 143(1)(a). The taxpayers who […]
March 28, 2017
Long & Short of Capital Gains Tax

The Long and Short of Capital Gains Tax

Union Budget 2017-18 came with a slew of announcements for the housing sector, including a key change in the minimum holding period prescribed for a house property to be considered a long-term asset. It has come down to two years from three years earlier. Since the […]
March 27, 2017
Aadhar Card for Income Tax Filing

‘Voluntary’ Aadhar Card now ‘Mandatory’ for PAN and for Filing Income Tax Returns

The Government of India is speeding up on the road to curbing tax evasion. So, it is leaving no stone unturned in achieving this target. As you know black money was one of the major electoral promises of the NDA (National Democratic Alliance) government in […]
March 24, 2017
Tax Planning for Salaried Employees

Last Minute Tax Planning for Salaried People

In a matter of days, the current Financial Year will come to an end. For a taxpayer, it is the time to evaluate your performance on your investment goals you set at the start of the year. Unfortunately, this is the time of the year […]
March 2, 2017

How to Make Your ITR-V Rejection-Proof

For most taxpayers, filing their annual tax returns is a harrowing experience, thanks to the extensive details they have to furnish. As a result, many tend to forget to cover the last mile – making sure that returns are verified, which is when the filing […]
February 6, 2017
budget 2017 simplifies tax compliance

What Did the FM do to Simplify Tax Compliance Through Budget 2017?

For those who are blaming the high taxes and the complex procedures to follow the tax laws of the land, the Finance Minister has taken several steps towards simplification of the tax compliance procedures through the Union Budget 2017-18. In his speech on February 1, […]
December 29, 2016

10 Steps to Help You Make Your Business GST Ready

GST is a significant tax reform which will completely transform indirect taxation in India. Almost all types of industries and businesses will be affected by it. GST may simplify indirect taxation later but first businesses need to take necessary steps to make themselves GST ready. […]
August 17, 2016
financial planning for study abroad

7 Things You Must do Before You Plan to Study Abroad

Are you one off those who dreams of a high paying career path and wish to pursue a higher education from a reputed international university/ institute? If yes then there are few things you should start planning well in advance, let us see what you […]
March 8, 2016
Women and finances

Why women should manage their own finances

  Can women afford to be financially illiterate? Obvious answer is no because most women will have to manage their finances on their own at some point in their life. As a woman you are better off in life earning and managing your own money. […]