Three things you need to know about ELSS funds

There are other investment avenues which can help you save a similar amount of tax, however, when you look at performance, none of the others has delivered similar inflation plus returns in the long run.

Why you should think about creating wealth when saving tax

Whether you invest in a tax-saving fixed deposit or an equity-linked savings scheme, your maximum allowable tax deduction through these investments remains the same at a maximum of Rs 1,50,000 under section 80 C of the IT Act. Then why not pick the investment which will help you maximise long term wealth too?

What you should know while buying bonds to save capital gain taxes

There are a couple of ways to save taxes on capital gains. One of them is by investing in specified tax-saving bonds under Sec 54EC of the Income Tax Act.

In the 30% tax bracket? Here are three investment allocation nuances you should know.

Paying taxes is a civic duty you can’t escape, but it helps to know how you can take advantage of the most efficient taxation when it comes to your investment growth.

Opt for deductions or lower tax rate?

The new option you have, is to forgo all these deductions and exemptions to pay tax on your income at a lower rate. The rates have changed up to an income level of Rs 15 lakh. Beyond that the income tax rate remains at 30%.

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