Budget 2018 proposed long-term capital gains tax on equity investments. The very next day, the insurance companies were out with advertising campaigns highlighting the tax advantage of ULIPs over … [Read More...] about With tax on LTCG on sale on equity mutual funds, do ULIPs make for a better investment choice?
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Long-Term Capital Gains on sale on equity mutual funds and listed shares was proposed in Budget 2018. I have discussed the proposal in an earlier post. In this post, let’s look at the actual impact … [Read More...] about Impact of Tax on Long Term Capital Gains on Returns: Explained with Examples
Here are the key highlights of Budget 2018: Income Tax Slab rates have not been changed (Income Tax slabs for FY2018-2019) Income Tax Slab rates remain the same as for … [Read More...] about Budget 2018: Key Highlights and the Income Tax Slab Rates for FY2018-2019
Long-term capital gains tax on the sale of equity and equity funds has now been introduced. Earlier, if you sold the listed shares or equity oriented mutual funds after 1 year, the resulting capital … [Read More...] about Budget 2018: Long Term Capital Gains Tax on Equity Mutual Funds and Listed Shares Introduced
Have you shifted your NPS PoP to eNPS? We know that shift to eNPS helps reduce the cost of investment by a small margin. However, once you have shifted to eNPS, you may face a problem in … [Read More...] about How to update information in your NPS account through eNPS portal?
LIC Jeevan Shiromani is a traditional money back plan. It has a flavor of both participating and non-participating life insurance plans. You get certain guaranteed benefits (known upfront) and … [Read More...] about Review: LIC Jeevan Shiromani (Benefit, Features, Returns): Should you invest?
IRDA released its annual report for FY2017 in the first week of 2018. We have the claims settlement data for various life insurance companies for 2017-2018. Clearly, higher the claim settlement … [Read More...] about IRDA Claim Settlement Ratio of Life Insurance Companies for FY2016-2017
Many investors look towards Small Savings Schemes not just as tax-saving options but also as reliable means of investment. However, you do not always earn a constant rate of return on these … [Read More...] about Latest PPF, Sukanya Samriddhi, SCSS, Small Savings Scheme Interest Rate (January-March 2018)
The Govt. of India announced 7.75% Savings (Taxable Bonds), 2018 recently. Let’s understand the salient features of these bonds and whether you should consider investing in these bonds. Firstly, … [Read More...] about 13 Things to know about Govt. of India 7.75% Savings (Taxable) Bonds, 2018
Conventionally, when you borrow, you borrow from an institution, say a bank or a Non-Banking Finance company (NBFCs). In case of Peer-to-Peer lending, you don’t borrow from an institution. Instead, … [Read More...] about All you need to know about Peer to Peer Lending Platforms