Sovereign Gold Bond – December 2017 – Review & How to Apply?

Sovereign Gold Bond - December 2017 Government of India has launched the Series III for FY 2017-18 of Sovereign Gold Bonds from December 25 to 27, 2017. These bonds are investment scheme where investors could buy gold in the form of Gold Bonds from Government of India. Highlights Sovereign Gold Bond Eligibility: Resident Individuals, HUFs, trusts, universities, charitable institutions, etc Application Date: December 25 to […] Continue reading →

NSC (National Saving Certificate)- Tax Benefit, Interest Rates & more…

Save Tax - Invest in NSC NSC (National Saving Certificate) is popular tax saving investment under section 80C. It has maturity of 5 years and is guaranteed by Government of India. This post lists the significant features of NSC, tax benefit, taxation, loan available, etc Interest Rate on NSC: As of today (for October to December 2017 quarter) NSC gets 7.8% […] Continue reading →

21 changes in Income Tax laws in FY 2017-18

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 →