Financial Planning Vs. Wealth Management

People are usually confused between the term financial planning and wealth management. Are you one of them? Both the terms are related to money and sound similar. Financial planning and wealth management... Read more »

Supreme Court’s Aadhar Act Verdict: A Setback for the NDA Government

Supreme Court’s verdict on the 31 petitions that challenge the constitutional validity of the Aadhar Act is out. A bench of five judges that Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra headed, ruled... Read more »

Direct and Indirect Tax – Differences & Similarities

With so many taxes going around, it becomes a daunting task for a new taxpayer or a start-up to worry about them all. Knowing them individually and how they apply to you... Read more »

Banks Asked To Pay ‘Free Services’ Tax, ATM Transaction Charges Expected

India’s banking industry is currently in a state of dilemma. Banks such as State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank etc. have been asked to pay the ‘free services’ tax provided... Read more »

Eating Out? These Tips Will Save You Some Money

Eating out is not a trend. It is a necessity in today’s times when we have to work long hours. After all, by the time we return home, the fatigue catches up... Read more »

What Is GST? Here’s A Quick Recap

GST or Good and Services Tax is a landmark indirect tax reform that Indian government will roll out on July 1. The intent for such a reform is to cut down on... Read more »

Do You Donate Money? Then Here’s How You Can Avail Tax Deductions

Certain organisations work for welfare of masses. A few of them also start other activities to generate an income to survive on. However, most of these organisations solely rely on the donations... Read more »

GST Does Not Address These Three Issues!

GST or Goods and Services Tax is a landmark reform that Indian government is about to implement. This system aims to eradicate multiple taxes in favour of a one-time tax. It aims to... Read more »
Things To Know About Health Insurance

Tax Benefits Of Health Insurance

Most of us believe that health insurance is limited to paying our hospital bills when we fall sick. Unaware of advantages of health insurance, most individuals continue living without health insurance. What needs to be... Read more »

Cash Deposits Above Rs. 2.5 Lakh To Be Taxed, Penalty On Income Mismatch

Taking the nation by surprise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced that the bank notes in the denominations of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 will not be legal tender from midnight... Read more »

Delhi Government Launches DVAT BILL App To Make Citizens ‘VAT Inspectors’

In an attempt to boost tax collection and bring transparency, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Siodia has launched DVAT BILL app. As per Sisodia, by using this app, citizens can become ‘VAT inspectors’. The software... Read more »

Budget 2015: How New Service Tax @14% Will Impact Your Pocket

While Union Budget 2015 is said to be a bold budget, it came with mixed announcements, some of which are positive for the pockets while some are not. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also... Read more »

Live Near Metro? Get Ready To Pay Extra Tax

Are you living close to Metro corridor? If yes, here is something that can directly impact your pocket. It is been proposed to the government, to impose additional tax on people who... Read more »