Filing Income Tax Return? Buy health insurance for family, parents and save income tax up to Rs 75,000, say experts

Filing an Income Tax Return (ITR) is important and saving your hard earned money from the Income Tax Department (ITD) is equally important. Under the Income Tax Act (ITA), there are various sections that provide relief from the taxmen to an investor. Buying a medical or health insurance for parents is one such idea that…


IRCTC Balaji temple darshan package! Tour tariff, itinerary, flight details

New Delhi: IRCTC has launched a six-night and seven days flight package to South India. It will cover temples and places of Tirupati, Madurai, Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari, Trivandrum and Kovalam. The package will feature a trip to Lord Balaji Temple, Sri Kalahasti Temple, Meenakshi Amman Temple, Ramanathaswamy Temple, Vivekananda Rock Memorial and Padmanabham Swamy Temple. The…


IRCTC Shirdi Saibaba temple package- Check Package details here

IRCTC is offering a two day trip to Shirdi Sai temple. It may be noted that Shirdi is a town in Maharashtra, where every year pilgrims come in huge number. It is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites in India. If you are looking for a hassle-free trip to Shirdi, IRCTC’s Delhi-Shirdi flight package…


Post Office Recurring Deposit: Late Payment Charges And Other Rules You Should Know

India Post with a broad network of over 1.5 lakh post offices offers some nine central government-backed savings schemes. Interest rate on all of these schemes is reviewed and revised quarterly on the basis of the yield on 10 year-government bonds. For the quarter ending September 30, 2019, the interest rates on small saving schemes…


LIC Money Back Plan-20 Years: Money Back, Sum Assured, Premium, Other Details Here

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) – the country’s largest life insurer – offers a money back plan. Called Money Back Plan-20 Years, this product by LIC is a participating non-linked plan which offers a combination of protection against death along with the periodic payment on survival at specified durations during the term, according to…


Budget Data 100% Above Board, Every Number Authentic: Nirmala Sitharaman

NEW DELHI: Amid a debate over variance in numbers in the Economic Survey and the Budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said both the documents present consistent picture and her budget numbers are authentic and projections based on realistic estimates. “The data which is given in the Budget is 100 per cent above board…there…


Parliament passes Aadhaar Amendment Bill – Here’s what you need to know

  Parliament passed the Aadhaar Amendment Bill which allows voluntary use of Aadhaar as proof of identity for users to open bank accounts and get a mobile phone connection. It may be noted that the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019,was passed by Rajya Sabha by a voice vote. The amendment provides for a…


5 changes taxpayers need to know

The Income Tax slab rates for the major part of the tax-paying population have been kept unchanged, while the surcharge imposed on super-rich was increased. FM Nirmala Sitharaman announced a couple of changes which included TDS on cash withdrawals of over Rs 1 crore per year, additional tax benefits on electric vehicles and affordable housing…


Education sector welcomes announcement of ‘New National education policy’, sees it as a steppingstone in India

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented Budget 2019 today in Parliament and made a big announcement in the education sector in her maiden Budget speech. She Sanctioning an amount of Rs 400 crores to build “World Class Institutions”, for FY 2019-20, ( which is more than three times the revised estimates for the previous year) also…


Digital payments company Paytm says not charging extra for digital transactions

Digital wallet Paytm on Monday refuted reports that it is going to charge users extra amount for digital transactions on its platform. “We would like to clarify that Paytm app/payment gateway owned by One97 Communications Limited does not charge or levy any convenience/transaction fee from our customers on using any payment method which includes cards,…