Tax planning

Tax Planning

November 13, 2017

Reactions and Results of the 23rd GST Council Meeting

Everyone can relate to the instant relief found in a simple glass of water after having walked in the scorching mid-afternoon sun during summer.  With the conclusion of the latest GST council meeting, many taxpayers will breathe easier and sleep more soundly with the much-awaited […]
November 2, 2017

Savings & Investment Planning for Children’s Higher Education

Becoming parents is a turning point in our lives. As their guardians, it is our duty to plan for their future and invest wisely so that they receive the best possible facilities that in turn will materialise as better opportunities in a competitive world. Such […]
September 25, 2017
Tax planning lessons

The Nine Rasas of Tax Planning

It is Navratri and the air is ripe with spiritual chants and prayers for the Adi Shakti, the supreme goddess who is the centre for energy of the entire universe. It is a period that can be associated with penance, with purification of the soul […]
August 3, 2017
Tax Friendly CTC for employees

How to design a Tax Friendly CTC for employees

Every year there is appraisal season in all companies and employees are rewarded for their hard work and good performances. Some people switch jobs for change in work profiles and higher pay packages. In either case you must pay attention to the compensation structure being […]
August 1, 2017

Perfect Guide on NRI Income Tax Rules and Policies in India

As a non-resident Indian have you been grappling with the constant challenge of how various incomes would be taxed in your home country and in India? Are your decisions related to remittances, investments, property purchases and rentals marred at the thought of taxes? Though tax […]
July 19, 2017

#BeTheBoss, select the right partner for tax filing this year

We are still a predominantly male dominated society where all matters relating to investments, finances and taxes are taken by men. Patriarchy is evident in all the decisions be it annual investments, realty investments or filing taxes. Times have changed and women are now not […]
June 29, 2017

Tax Exemption on Car Allowances & Expenses Reimbursement

Company offers car expenses reimbursement to its employees if these expenses are incurred for official duties.  Car allowance income tax liability when owned by the employee is based on the purpose of use: private, official or both. Following points will help us understand taxability of […]
April 10, 2017

15 Important Changes in the Tax Laws effective from New Financial Year 2017-18

Just like it does in every financial year, the government has made some major changes in the tax laws. In budget 2017, which came a month earlier this time, several tax related proposals were made & with the passage of Finance Bill in the Lok Sabha, you […]
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 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 […]