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  • No Coercion to Recover MAT Dues, Says Tax Department

    No Coercion to Recover MAT Dues, Says Tax Department

    In a breather for investors, the Central Bank of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Tuesday said taxmen will not resort to coercive methods to recover dues towards Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) on capital gains made by foreign institutional investors (FIIs) and wi...

  • AMFI Asks Mutual Funds to Check 'Bonus Stripping' Practice

    AMFI Asks Mutual Funds to Check 'Bonus Stripping' Practice

    The bonus stripping typically involves an investor buying a bonus plan of a mutual fund scheme, book a loss on it and then set it off against capital gains from other sources.

  • Sensex, Rupee May Open Higher as Government Forms Panel to Resolve MAT

    Sensex, Rupee May Open Higher as Government Forms Panel to Resolve MAT

    Indian stock markets and the rupee are likely to open higher on Friday tracking gains across global markets and on the back of some positive news on the tax row that has triggered capital outflows from the stock and bond markets.

  • Arun Jaitley Justifies Rs 40,000 Crore Tax Demand on FIIs

    Arun Jaitley Justifies Rs 40,000 Crore Tax Demand on FIIs

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the government will press ahead with Rs 40,000 crore tax demands on foreign institutional investors (FII) for capital gains made during previous years. The finance minister told NDTV that the tax demand w...

  • MF Rollover Beyond 36 Months Not Capital Gains, Say Taxmen

    MF Rollover Beyond 36 Months Not Capital Gains, Say Taxmen

    In a major relief to investors, the rollover of mutual fund fixed maturity plans (FMP) beyond 36 months will not attract capital gains. A tax of 20 per cent will be charged at the time of redemption of plans.

  • How to Get Tax Gains from Your Losses in Shares

    How to Get Tax Gains from Your Losses in Shares

    Tax laws allow setting off of losses in against gains in the same category, based on different criteria.

  • India's Tax System Being Overhauled: Finance Minister Jaitley

    India's Tax System Being Overhauled: Finance Minister Jaitley

    The finance minister's comments came against the backdrop of the tax authorities slapping a $3.2-billion capital gains tax on Cairn India, a part of the Vedanta Group, for a transaction that took place some 10 years ago.

  • Cairn India Slapped With Rs 20,495 Crore Tax Demand

    Cairn India Slapped With Rs 20,495 Crore Tax Demand

    Income Tax Department has slapped a Rs 20,495 crore tax demand on Cairn India for failing to deduct withholding tax on alleged capital gains made by its erstwhile promoter, Cairn Energy Plc.

  • Sebi Has Advised Bourses to Keep Vigil on Companies: Jayant Sinha

    Sebi Has Advised Bourses to Keep Vigil on Companies: Jayant Sinha

    Sebi, which has conducted preliminary inquiries, has prima-facie observed that companies acting in concert with each other have misused the stock exchange system to generate fictitious long-term capital gains tax, which is tax exempt.

  • CII seeks Tax Exemption for REITs and Infra Trusts

    CII seeks Tax Exemption for REITs and Infra Trusts

    Industry body CII has sought capital gains tax exemption for REITs.

  • The Most Tax-Efficient Way to Own Gold

    The Most Tax-Efficient Way to Own Gold

    According to the new tax law, long-term capital gains tax on gold ETFs and gold funds will double from 10 per cent to 20 per cent. What is more, the minimum holding period for to qualify for long-term capital gains tax has also been increased to 36 m...

  • Debt Mutual Fund: Arun Jaitley Offers Tax Relief to Investors

    Debt Mutual Fund: Arun Jaitley Offers Tax Relief to Investors

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today offered partial relief to debt fund investors. Mr Jaitley said that the investors who undertook "transaction of sale of units" between April 1 and July 10 will pay capital long terms gains tax at old rate of 10 per...

  • Finance Ministry Examining Budget Proposal to Double Tax on Debt Mutual Funds

    Finance Ministry Examining Budget Proposal to Double Tax on Debt Mutual Funds

    The Finance Ministry is examining to tweak the Budget proposal for hiking capital gains tax to 20 per cent for debt mutual funds following representation from the industry, Economic Affairs Secretary Arvind Mayaram said on Wednesday.

  • Finance Ministry May Tweak Proposal to Double Tax on Debt Mutual Funds: Report

    Finance Ministry May Tweak Proposal to Double Tax on Debt Mutual Funds: Report

    The Finance Ministry is contemplating to tweak the Budget proposal for hiking capital gains tax to 20 per cent for debt mutual fund investors from prospective effect instead of April 1, 2014, according to a source.

  • Some Relief Likely for Investors in Debt Mutual Funds

    Some Relief Likely for Investors in Debt Mutual Funds

    There could be some relief for investors in debt mutual fund. The higher capital gains tax announced in the Budget would not be applicable retrospectively and be applicable from the Budget Day of July 10, not April 1, sources told NDTV. This could me...

  • Selling a House? Tax Changes You Need to Know

    Selling a House? Tax Changes You Need to Know

    As per the current income-tax rules, long-term capital gains on sale of a property held for three years, attracts 20 per cent tax. Exemptions are granted under certain conditions. These the proposed changes to the income tax laws.

  • Jaitley Tightens Tax Laws for Foreign Institutional Investors

    Jaitley Tightens Tax Laws for Foreign Institutional Investors

    Foreign portfolio investors based in the US and the UK and many other countries will soon face the tax heat in India. In the Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proposed to change tax laws that would treat the income arising to foreign portfolio in...

  • BSE Forms 11-Member Advisory Group on REITs

    BSE Forms 11-Member Advisory Group on REITs

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while presenting the budget last Thursday had announced tax incentives like exemption from long-term capital gains tax to popularise REITs, which could be listed on the bourses like company shares and allow retail and in...

  • Budget 2014: How Tax Changes Affect Debt Fund Investors

    Budget 2014: How Tax Changes Affect Debt Fund Investors

    According to the new tax rules on debt funds, the investor has to hold the funds for at least 36 months to qualify for the 20 per cent capital gains tax. If the debt mutual units are held for less than 36 months, it would be taxed according to the in...

  • Income Tax Department slaps two more notices on Cairn Energy

    Income Tax Department slaps two more notices on Cairn Energy

    Cairn faces a potential tax demand on an alleged Rs 24,500 crore of capital gains it made when in 2006-07 it transferred all its India assets to a new company, Cairn India.

  • Vodafone says it responded in time on tax dispute

    Vodafone says it responded in time on tax dispute

    The UK telecom company also said it responded in time to all government communication on the conciliation process initiated to resolve the Rs 20,000 crore capital gains tax case arising from its purchase of a stake in Hutchison Essar.

  • Why you shouldn't invest in a fixed deposit

    Why you shouldn't invest in a fixed deposit

    Among some of the best practices followed by top investment managers, tax emerges as an important aspect to be considered. It is common to see advisors in the West talking about pre-tax returns, and more importantly post-tax returns. However, in Indi...

  • Vodafone responds to tax liability issue, asks claims to be clubbed together

    Vodafone responds to tax liability issue, asks claims to be clubbed together

    The company suggested the transfer pricing case be clubbed with the Rs. 11,200 crores capital gains tax dispute.

  • Vodafone seeks to club all tax cases for settlement: report

    Vodafone seeks to club all tax cases for settlement: report

    Vodafone, according to sources, in its response to the Finance Ministry's offer for conciliation, had expressed keenness to settle the long-pending capital gains tax dispute.

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