Posted On:  1 day ago


GST on Co- operative housing societies- Simplified

This article has been written with a view to increase awareness of members of Housing Societies and Management Committee towards registration requirements and the services which are exempted and which attract GST. An attempt has been made to analyze the terms used in various sections of GST Act and provide some insight into its applicability to Housing Societies

article author Anita Bhadra

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


Why it is right time to invest and switch to 8% RBI Bonds?

Recently RBI has reduce interest rate and going by inflation figures there is all the possibility of further reduction of interest rate in near future by 2018. The rate of interest on fixed deposit of banks are reducing below 7% making them non attractive in terms of returns post tax.  Rate of interest on fixed instrument with government guarantee are at all-time low,

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


Why it is right time to invest and switch to 8% RBI Bonds?

Recently RBI has reduce interest rate and going by inflation figures there is all the possibility of further reduction of interest rate in near future by 2018. The rate of interest on fixed deposit of banks are reducing below 7% making them non attractive in terms of returns post tax.  Rate of interest on fixed instrument with government guarantee are at all-time low,

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


CBDT notifies revised Form no. 29B for MAT audit with Annexure

G.S.R. 1028(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (4) of section 115JB read with section 295 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962,

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


How to make family constitution in India

A Family Constitution is a system of joint decision-making, most often by a board of directors and a family council, which helps the owner family govern its relationship with its wealth and enterprises. It is often assisted in this mission by a family constitution capturing the family’s vision and important family values, a family employment policy setting the requirements for the employment of family members in the firm or family office, an ownership

article author Varsha Kewalramani

Posted On:  3 months ago


How to Pay Zero Tax for Income up to Rs 12 Lakhs from Salary for Financial Year 2017-18

Most of salaried individual do their tax planning at the end of the year, as many are not aware of what all options are available to save taxes. Very few start planning at the beginning of the year. The article will help individuals to plan their taxes well in advance so that can invest and plan in systematic manner much in advance. The Article gives you brief idea on how to save tax and at the same time make proper investment and cover insurance and Medical expenses risk.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


How to ensure that rent you paid is not claimed as fake by IT Department? And get proper HRA exemption

Recently in 2017 March, ITAT Mumbai Bench did not allow HRA exemption claim stating it as based on sham rent payments supported only by rent receipts from mother without paying actual rent. In the view of above decision many salaried employee who are claiming HRA by paying to their parents, relative and friends have to know proper rule under which HRA can be claimed and what all documents are required, including legal judgments supporting the claim. The article give you a detail guidelines so that you can claim proper HRA as per the rules and have adequate documents to support your claim. There is nothing in the law to stop the taxpayer from renting premises from parents and relative and claiming the HRA benefit for such rental payment.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 months ago


Change in Interest rates on Small Savings Scheme from April 2017

Change in Interest rates on small Savings Scheme from April 2017 This article will give you information about the latest amendments in interest rates of various small savings scheme. The following are the various types of small savings scheme:

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 months ago


CARO 2016 Applicability and its clauses

This Order may be called the Companies (Auditor’s Report) Order, 2016. It shall apply to every company including a foreign company as defined in the Companies Act, 2013 except:– A banking company as defined in the Banking Regulation Act, 1949. An insurance company as defined under the Insurance Act,1938. A company licensed to operate under section 8 of the Companies Act.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 months ago


12 Things to be done before 31st March, 2017

As we are approaching towards the end of this financial year, there are certain things we should do before the year comes to an end. It is time to ensure that you have your documents and all the pending formalities in place. Tax Planning is important for every taxpayer and the same needs to be done before the end of the year to which Income Pertains. In Addition to Tax Planning Assessee needs to Collect Relevant Supporting and Calculate His Tax Due and Pay the same. Here we have listed things which Assessee needs to do before the end of the year

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 months ago


Financial and Tax planning Gift for Women on their very own day – Happy Women Day!

A woman’s best security is a little money of her own. Demonization proved all theories of women being spenders wrong, by finding lacs in savingof Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, saved from reimbursement received for household expenses. We have a very small percentage of salaried women in India. Most women in urban areas do a brilliant job of self-employment ranging from tutoring, handicraft, small trade etc

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  7 months ago


Why should you invest in ELSS for 80C and RBI bond before March?

After demonetization, the only asset class which seems to be giving positive double digit returns is equity. The real estate investment has given zero return in last 4 years. With government capping tax exemption on interest on second property, investing in real estate may not give return in coming years. Investment in fixed deposit is meaning less as it gives negative return considering high inflation and if you include taxes it becomes even worst.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  8 months ago


Budget Speech by Finance Minister Arun Jaitely 1 Feb 2017 FY 2017-18

our Government was elected amidst huge expectations of the people.The underlying theme of countless expectations was good governance.  The expectations included burning issues like inflation and price rise, corruption in day to day transactions and crony capitalism. There was also expectation for a major change in the way the country’s natural resources were allocated, processed and deployed.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  8 months ago


Clarifications on implementation of GAAR provisions under the Income Tax Act, 1961

The provisions of Chapter X-A of the Income Tax Act, 1961 relating to General Anti-Avoidance Rule will come into force from 1st April, 2017. Certain queries have been received by the Board about implementation of GAAR provisions. The Board constituted a Working Group in June, 2016 for this purpose. The Board has considered the comments of the Working Group and the following clarifications are issued

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months ago


Guiding Principles for determination of Place of Effective Management (POEM) of a Company

Section 6(3) of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (the Act), prior to its amendment by the Finance Act, 2015, provided that a company is said to be resident in India in any previous year, if it is an Indian company or if during that year, the control and management of its affairs is situated wholly in India. This allowed tax avoidance opportunities for companies to artificially escape the residential status under these provisions by shifting insignificant or isolated events related with control and management outside India.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months ago


Stewardship Code for Insurers in India

The growth in the Insurance Industry in recent years has resulted in a significant increase in the Funds of insurance companies. They are also significant investors in the securities markets and act as investors on behalf of the policyholders. There is increased emphasis on governance of public companies under the corporate and insurance law and the role and responsibility of Boards of companies has escalated.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  11 months ago


Know all about Tax Planning – What, Why and How?

Tax planning can be defined simply as planning your cash outflow towards payment of taxes in legitimate manner most beneficial to you. It draws attention to “Payment of taxes”, here question to be answered is how one can reduce that taxes or one can postpone it to future date using tax planning tools. “Legitimate Manner” means it should not be tax evasion using illegal tools of tax saving and hiding certain transactions.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  12 months ago


Revised Interest rates on Small Savings Scheme w.e.f. from 1st October 2016

This article will give you information about the latest amendments and changes in interest rates of various small savings scheme. The following are the various types of small savings scheme:1) Sukanya Samriddhi Account (SSA): The interest rate has reduced to 8.5% from 8.6% now. The main purpose of introducing this scheme is to promote welfare of the girl child. ‘Sukanya Samriddhi Account’ can be opened at any time from the birth of a girl child till she attains the age of 10 years, with a minimum deposit of Rs 1000

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  12 months ago


Income Computation and Disclosure Standard VI relating to the effects of changes in foreign exchange rates Preamble

This Income Computation and Disclosure Standard is applicable for computation of income chargeable under the head “Profits and gains of business or profession” or “Income from other sources” and not for the purpose of maintenance of books of accounts. In the case of conflict between the provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘the Act’) and this Income Computation and Disclosure Standard, the provisions of the Act shall prevail to that extent.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  12 months ago


‘Doubling Farmers’ Income by 2022-Measures

As you are aware, the Government of India in the Union Budget 2016-17 had announced its resolve to double the income of farmers by 2022. Several steps have been taken towards attaining this objective including setting up of an inter-ministerial committee for preparation of a blue print for the same. This agenda has also been reiterated by the government in several forums and has acquired primacy from the point of view of rural and agricultural development.

article author One Roof Consultant