Rama Karmakar, EY | Last Updated: July 28, 2015 14:53 (IST)
It is that time of the year again when most of us have to file our income tax returns. While doing so, we should keep in mind that loss from a source of income can be helpful in maximizing tax benefits. Income tax laws in India allow the adjustment of losses (set-off) from income either in the same financial year or in the subsequent financial years. Let's see how this works.
Anand Dhelia, EY | Last Updated: July 08, 2015 15:33 (IST)
Come July and most of us are busy with filing our individual tax returns. Things have been different this year though. The income tax return (ITR) forms were initially notified in April 2015 and the forms had considerable addition to the reporting requirements like details of foreign travel and all Indian bank accounts along with closing balances.
Last Updated: June 01, 2015 11:14 (IST)
The Nifty has corrected almost 12 per cent from the early March top of 9,119. The market correction was always on the cards as the rally was driven by foreign flows, particularly exchange traded funds.
Last Updated: May 04, 2015 12:16 (IST)
There is a need to do a more objective diagnosis of why investments are just not working out, writes MK Venu.
Last Updated: April 08, 2015 15:46 (IST)
The Union Cabinet has cleared the Real Estate Regulatory bill, albeit a somewhat watered down version of the initial bill proposed in 2013. Next, it will be tabled in Parliament.
Last Updated: March 29, 2015 17:44 (IST)
Wealth tax is a levy of tax on the net wealth including foreign assets and liabilities.
Last Updated: March 08, 2015 12:12 (IST)
The week ahead should see foreign flows chase domestic equities following the presentation of the Union Budget and a surprise rate cut by Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan, writes Sanjeev Bhasin
Last Updated: March 03, 2015 13:44 (IST)
The finance minister has provided some big bang reforms, writes Mr Kulkarni.
Last Updated: March 03, 2015 11:32 (IST)
It promised a lot and did little, writes Mr Bajpai.
Last Updated: March 03, 2015 11:03 (IST)
Budget 2015 has set out the tone for long term growth, writes Chaitali Bhatawdekar.
Last Updated: February 28, 2015 19:37 (IST)
Here, achhe din haven't dawned yet, writes Shashi Tharoor.
Last Updated: February 23, 2015 15:32 (IST)
The Budget is expected to be a reformist one, write NC Hegde and Jimit Devani.
Last Updated: February 22, 2015 14:54 (IST)
Expiry of contracts on Thursday will also fuel volatility as market participants build new positions in anticipation of the Budget, writes Sanjeev Bhasin.
Last Updated: February 22, 2015 14:01 (IST)
Manufacturing can be pushed by better connectivity, writes Kumar Kandaswami.
Last Updated: February 19, 2015 16:41 (IST)
"This is perhaps the most important Budget we have seen in a long time."
Varun Sinha | Last Updated: February 17, 2015 09:10 (IST)
The sudden revelation that India is now the world's fastest growing major economy sounds too good to be true. Understandably, the reactions to the new GDP data have varied, ranging from outright skepticism to plain sarcasm.
Last Updated: February 16, 2015 09:09 (IST)
Nifty looks set to scale 8,900 in the coming week, writes Sanjeev Bhasin.
Last Updated: January 22, 2015 15:38 (IST)
Finance Minister takes cue from the past, writes MK Venu.
Last Updated: January 15, 2015 15:20 (IST)
Now, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must do his bit, writes MK Venu.
Last Updated: January 10, 2015 11:05 (IST)
How much to save is a question which keeps pestering us without a clear answer. Another question is whether to do it yourself or outsource your investing decision.