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21 changes in Income Tax laws from April 1, 2017

Changes in Income Tax laws from April 2017 The financial bill 2017 (commonly known as Budget) has been passed by the Lok Sabha with some amendments. This bill deals with government finances along with tax provisions. Here are 21 changes that would be effective from the next financial year (FY 2017-18) which starts on April 1, 2017. 1. Reduced Tax for Lower slab: […] Continue reading →

Should you Choose to be Employee or Independent Consultant?

Employee Vs Consultant - The Tax Angle Few people while taking up a new job have the flexibility to work as an employee or independent consultant (also known as contractor or freelancer). If planned properly consultants have lower tax outgo for the same CTC (Cost to company). With Budget 2016 introducing presumptive taxation for some professionals like legal, medical accountancy, architect, IT […] Continue reading →