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Tax Treatment of Various Financial Instruments

Tax Treatment for Various Financial Assets Taxation on your investment is as important as the return on Investment. All financial instruments go through three stages Investment Earning Withdrawal The tax rules vary across the above three phases. This post would tell you how different financial Instruments are taxed in these three phases and what would be its impact on you. Based on […] Continue reading →

Religare Finvest – NCD Review

Secured Redeemable NCDs from Religare Finvest Reliagre Finvest a subsidiary of Religare Enterprises Ltd, has opened its secured NCD for subscription on September 14, 2012. The company focuses on small and medium enterprises (SME) and retail capital market financing. It has been rated AA- by both CRISIL and ICRA, which means that the investment is safe. Its offering coupon rates of 12.25% – 12.50% […] Continue reading →

PFS Tax Saving Infrastructure Bond (U/S 80 CCF) Details

PFS Tax Saving Infrastructure Bond PFS with its infrastructure bond has given you one more option for investment under Section 80CCF in March 2012 as the closing dates have been extended to March 23, 2012. Earlier it was to close on February 29, 2012. PFS Infrastructure Bond Details: Should you invest in PFS Tax Saving Infrastructure Bond? Most of the other Infra bonds offer […] Continue reading →

IDFC Tax Saving Infrastructure Bond – March 2012 Details

IDFC Infrastructure bond IDFC with its infrastructure bond has given you one more option for investment under Section 80CCF in March 2012. IDFC Infrastructure Bond Details: IDFC Infrastructure Bond Features: The bonds don’t attract any TDS in case the investments are in demat form The bonds are available in Demat & Physical form The bonds will be listed […] Continue reading →

Infrastructure Bonds (Sec 80CCF) no more Tax Saving Instrument – FY 2012-13

Infra bonds not eligible for tax benefit FY2012-13 If you were celebrating the tax cuts for next year (FY 2012-13) in Budget 2012, there is some bad news! Infrastructure Bonds would not be eligible as Tax saving instrument under Section 80CCF from FY 2012-13.  What was the benefit? Two years ago there was an additional deduction introduced to encourage investors to put money into […] Continue reading →

Infrastructure Bonds available in March 2012 – IFCI, L&T, PFS & IDFC Infrastructure Bond

Infrastructure Bonds - Invest to Save Tax   If you have still not invested in infrastructure bonds and still looking for investing for saving income tax , you have  four options: IFCI Infrastructure Bond – Series V L&T Infrastructure Bond PFS Infrastructure Bond IDFC Infrastructure Bond – Tranche III Just in case you missed it, an investment in infrastructure bonds under Section 80CCF is an […] Continue reading →