Posted On:  1 year ago

Rights of a Married Daughter as per Hindu succession Act in Ancestral Property

Keeping the aforesaid position of Hindu Law, in its 174th Report (May 2000), the Law Commission of India was of the view that the gender reforms were called for to ensure equality. The Commission noted the fact that in various States such as Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Karnataka, attempts had already been made to bring about the gender equality.

article author Varsha Kewalramani

Posted On:  2 years ago

How to reduce tax liability through HUF?

In this article we will discuss how to reduce the Tax Liability using HUF. As it is a separate legal entity in the eyes of Income Tax Act.

article author CA Kapil Goel

Posted On:  3 years ago

Daughter has as much share as the son in the joint family property - Hindu inheritance law

Despite a historic amendment in 2005, the Hindu inheritance law still suffers from gender bias. It is 10 years since the daughter has been brought on a par with the son under the Hindu Succession Act, 1956 (HSA).

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 years ago

Hindu Undivided Family (HUF)

The concept of HUF says that apart from individuals there is another separate entity called Family which can also have its own assets...

article author Shrenik Kataria