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March 28, 2017
Instant Tax Saver Investments

Take the Online Route to Make Instant Tax Saving Investments

The deadline for making tax-saver investments – March 31 – is just around the corner, but the chances that many taxpayers are yet to complete this exercise are high. It is no secret that many postpone the process until it cannot be put off any […]
March 27, 2017
5 Tax Saving Mistakes

Five Tax Saving Mistakes You Must Avoid

The season to make tax-saving investments is drawing to a close. The last date for making these investments – March 31 – is here, and you can expect calls from your bank’s relationship managers, agents and other intermediaries urging you to complete the exercise. It’s […]
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 17, 2017
Section 80GG - Save Tax on Rent Paid

Section 80GG – Save Tax on Rent Paid

Buying a house is a daunting task for salaried people in India as it requires huge investment. Even though several banks offer home loans, getting a home loan isn’t easy. If one manages to avail the loan facility, paying hefty instalments for several years is […]
November 9, 2016
Save arrears from taxes

Protect your arrears from the tax net

Over a crore government staffers and pensioners received their salary arrears in August this year, in line with the seventh Pay Commission’s recommendations, which were implemented with effect from January 1, 2016. Cases like theirs result in a slightly complex situation when it comes to […]
November 9, 2016
Save Tax with Personal Loan

How to Get Tax Deduction on Personal Loan?

Loans help us in achieving such goals in life which face financial hiccups. Even then, they are ultimately a financial burden for us. Government understands the strain these loans put on us and therefore it offers monetary relief in the form of tax deductions. Several […]
October 25, 2016
Income Tax Benefits

How to Earn Rs 10 Lakh and Yet Not Pay Tax?

The current taxation structure in India has carved out three tax brackets – Rs 2.5-5 lakh, Rs 5-10 lakh and Rs 10 lakh and above that attract tax of 10%, 20% and 30% respectively. Now, those earning less than Rs 2.5 lakh (Rs 3 lakh […]
October 13, 2016
national saving scheme

Tax Benefits Linked National Saving Certificate (NSC)

National Savings Certificate or NSC is a popular investment tool among government driven small savings schemes. It is also one of the lucrative investment options for availing income tax deductions u/s 80C. There are multiple benefits of making investment in NSC. Let’s have a look […]
September 16, 2016
Education Tax Benefits

Education and Taxes – Dual Benefits!

Education holds great value and importance in our life. Education promotes rational thinking and intellectual freedom. It improves our way of interaction with the world and our understanding of it. However, recently we are witnessing a rapid surge in education costs. Affordable education is increasingly […]
July 14, 2016
Income Tax Season

9 Reasons to Love Tax Season

If 31st of July, the deadline to file your taxes gives you fever then you are not alone. To many, the approaching deadline of tax season makes their blood run cold. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. There are several reasons which can […]