Posted On:  2 weeks ago


How to calculate Long Term Capital Gain Tax on Equity Shares and Mutual Fund from 1st April 2018

The Long Term Capital Gain Tax on Shares and Equity oriented Mutual Funds were exempt since 2004. The government has introduce Securities Transaction Tax from 2004, to simply the tax regime, and introduce section 10(38) to provide exemption to long term capital gains on transfer of shares listed on a recognised stock exchange (BSE & NSE) provided STT was paid on them. Short term capital gains on such a transfer would be taxed @ 15%. The Budget 2018 has proposed to tax Long Term Gains on Equity Shares and Mutual Funds without withdraw of securities transaction tax (STT), which was introduced as an alternative to LTCG tax.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


Download the Budget Memorandum 2018 for Financial Year 2018-19

The provisions of Finance Bill, 2018 relating to direct taxes seek to amend the Income-tax Act, 1961 (hereafter referred to as 'the Act') to continue to provide momentum to the buoyancy in direct taxes through deepening and widening of the tax base, reducing the corporate tax rate for micro, small and medium enterprises, promoting horizontal equity in personal income-tax and enhancing the effectiveness, transparency and accountability of the tax administration. With a view to achieving the above, the various proposals for amendments are organised under the following heads

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 year ago


How forming a Company instead of LLP or Partnership can save tax for you after Budget 2017 ?

Budget 2017 has given companies an advantage over partnership and Limited Liability Partnership in terms of Income Tax. The maximum marginal tax rates including surcharge will be following

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 years ago


Income Tax Slab Rate A.Y. 2016-17

Income Tax Slab and Rates for A.Y. 2016-17 Given are the rates at which income is taxed in India for income earned in different slabs, and through various heads of income. The tax rates and tax slabs have been arranged depending on the profile and category of the taxpayer / tax paying entity. For Individual Tax Payers (Resident Indian or NRI):

article author Ashish Srivastava

Posted On:  2 years ago


Income Tax Slab Rates for Financial Year 2016-17 Assessment year 2017-18

This article will give full detail about the slab and flats rates that are applicable for the Assessment year 2017-18 for each person whether company, HUF or individual.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 years ago


BUDGET 2016 - CA ROHIT R SHARMA

GIST OF UPDATES IN BUDGET 2016

article author ROHIT SHARMA

Posted On:  2 years ago


Provisions relating to Direct Taxes- Finance bill 2016

The Finance Budget is annually presented in the Parliament and after debate and discussion the Bill is passed with some changes. However broadly the Bill remain the same.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 years ago


Capital Gains Meaning, Calculation of Long Term Short Term Capital Gains, Gift and Exemption from Capital Gains

Know basics of Capital gains as per income tax act, 1961, This article addressees what is capital asset and capital gain as per income tax act, 1961.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 years ago


Know all about ECB- external commercial borrowings in India

What is External commercial borrowings in Indian context ? ECB is allowed/permitted to all companies/entities ? OR who is eligible to take ECB ? ECB funds can be utilised for what purposes ?

article author CA Nikesh Sheth

Posted On:  3 years ago


Budget Highlights 2015_Chopda & Kataria

Income Tax rates remain the same for individuals and corporates for the FY 2015- 16. Corporate taxes are proposed to be reduced from the existing rate of 30% to 25% over the next 4 years

article author Ankit Kataria