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Capital Gain on Shares

What is Short-Term Capital Gain on Shares? A capital gain arising from the sale of a short-term capital asset is a short-term capital gain. The applicable tax on STCG is different for different assets. In the case of shares, a...

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Agricultural Income

Agricultural income in India is a major source of the rural population. Moreover, agricultural income is the primary source of income in India. To promote agriculture, the Central Government of India has taken many measures and launched schemes, loan concessions,...

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Dearness Allowance

Being a salaried employee you must have heard about dearness allowance as part of your salary. Your salary comprises a basic fixed salary and a few allowances. The total of basic pay and allowances make up your take-home salary. It...

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Special Allowance

Many times we come across allowances such as transport, conveyance, uniform allowance, etc. These are special allowances that an employer offers to its employees regularly. These allowances have specific requirements and conditions for taxability. In this article we have covered...

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Transport Allowance for Salaried Individuals

While going through your pay slip or offer letter you must notice the allocation of transport allowance. Like other allowances, transport allowance is also a part of your CTC and fixed pay. In recent years, the taxability and tax exemption...

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Corporate Tax in India

Corporate Tax in India is applicable to a company. It is a subset of direct taxes in India. In this article, we have covered corporate tax, India in-detail, its applicability, tax payment, applicable tax rate, and filing of ITR. What...

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Section 206CC

Similar to TDS, many transactions require Tax Collected at Source (TCS) at the prescribed rate against the type of goods sold. The Income Tax Department mandates every taxpayer to furnish their PAN to the collector of TCS. This is simply...

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Superannuation is a retirement benefit and potentially a good way for an employee to plan their financial security. Employers also offer other retirement savings schemes such as provident funds, gratuity, or National Pension System (NPS). Here we will help you...