Income Tax payers alert! ITR filing process set to witness unprecedented change – What CBDT chairman has confirmed

Income Tax department wants to make it (processing of ITR form) very fast, maybe in a day or a week.

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Buying that dream home early to co-living: The changing financial preferences of millennials

The main saboteur is the pattern of investment in real estate – older generation used to buy houses built on plots, where price of the land used to appreciate.

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Real estate showing signs of revival, right time to buy home: Dhruv Agarwala

In an exclusive interview, Dhruv Agarwala, Group CEO,, Proptiger and, talks about the latest trends in the realty market and its future growth potential.

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Good news! Motor insurance premium may come down from FY20-21

As per a recent indication by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), the insurance premiums of two-wheelers and four-wheelers may soon come down.

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ICICI Bank launches revamped iMobile app: Here are some of its top features

The bank claims to have introduced an array of futuristic and industry-first services in the revamped iMobile application.

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I-T dept working on pre-filled income tax return forms, says CBDT chief Sushil Chandra

The tax department is working on the pre-filled income tax return (ITR) forms which would be based on tax deducted at source (TDS) details filed with the department by the employer or any other entity

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How to become rich: 6 investment options that will get you there

A combination of various factors help investors meet or exceed their objectives by following a disciplined investment strategy.

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Interest on home, auto, MSE loans to be linked to new benchmarks from April 1

In a bid to ensure greater transparency, the RBI Wednesday proposed that floating interest rates on personal, home, auto and micro and small enterprises (MSEs) loans will linked to external benchmarks

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Looking for tax-saving investments? Here are top ELSS funds that you may consider

Equity linked savings schemes (ELSS) are one of the popular tax-saving investment options due to their efficiency to beat inflation in the long run.

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RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5%, but home loan, car loan interest rates may still go up

Any future increase in the cost of deposits might force banks and HFCs to increase their lending rates despite the status quo in the RBI policy rates.

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Now get your PAN card in just 4 hours

The Income Tax Department is planning to introduce a slew of measures to ease the process of obtaining a Permanent Account Number (PAN).

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3 new PAN rules effective from December 5; Here’s all you need to know

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is the tax identification number mandatory for filing income tax returns and can be applied either online or offline.

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Income Tax: Minor’s income is clubbed with that of parent with higher total income

Minor’s income is clubbed with that of parent with higher total income.

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Mutual Funds: Your insurance agent may now sell MF, pension products, FDs

The insurance regulator has proposed to relax norms for registration of insurance marketing firms to improve penetration and sell other financial products, too.

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Decoded: How mid-cap and small-cap investors should react to market volatility

This market is going to reward efficiency so focus more on companies with above industry average OPMs. State-owned banks should be avoided as the extent of bad loans and recapitalisation are still not

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7th Pay Commission: Army HQ very anguished! Modi government rejects demand of armed forces – These personnel will be affected

7th Pay Commission Latest News Today 2018: The government has rejected a long-standing demand of the armed forces for higher Military Service Pay (MSP) for over 1.12 lakh military personnel including

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Future Generali introduces Big Dreams Insurance Plan

The plan provides additional allocation on every premium payment made by the customer to encourage customers to stay invested for long term and get maximum value.

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ELSS vs ULIP: Which is a better tax saving investment for AY 2019-20?

The investments in both ELSS and ULIP are subject to market risks as they invest a major part of their funds in equity and equity-related instruments.

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Demand for residential property likely to remain muted in short term

In the short term, demand is likely to remain muted and prices will remain under pressure on account of slowdown in volumes due to on-going liquidity concerns.

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Your children need a guardian angel! 5 unique insurance policies for their future

Financial planning for children is not as complex as parenting. Just some early, sensible planning with the right insurance products can ensure your kids have a guardian angel for the most vulnerable

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How is dividend income taxed: Here’s all you need to know

Even though over the years we have seen a shift in taxation of dividends, it still remains an attractive stream of income for most taxpayers.

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NSC, MIS, Sukanya Samriddhi, KVP: Post office schemes that grow your money in different ways

Most of the investors are not very familiar with post office savings schemes but these are as lucrative and safe as the schemes offered by banks.

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How to pay TDS online on purchase of property above Rs 50 lakh

However, TDS needs to be deducted @ 20%, if the deductee does not furnish PAN.

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Mutual funds: Don’t let market volatility put a stop to your SIP

One of the most important points to note before embarking on the investing journey, especially in the equity markets, is that market movements must not make you emotionally weak and not bring any doub

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Half of direct tax collections netted; high growth clocked post DeMo: CBDT report

The direct taxes revenue collection target for the 2018-19 financial year is Rs 11.5 lakh crore and the taxman is left with four months to achieve the target by the closing of the fiscal on March 31 n

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SEBI deadline for mandatory dematerialisation of securities extended: What should you do now

The aim of the SEBI amendment is curbing fraud and manipulation risk in physical transfer of securities by unscrupulous persons, apart from improving ease, convenience and safety of transactions for i

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Sukanya Samriddhi: How to open account in Post Office, SBI, HDFC Bank and online

The parents or legal guardians of a girl child can open an SSY account either in Post Office or in a commercial bank till the child becomes 10 years old by producing her birth certificate along with o

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