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Within hours of coming back from Washington on Monday, Jaitley sought details from the revenue department.
Few leading mutual fund analysts and wealth managers give their insights on the schemes that investors can buy into to bet on India’s growth story for the next few years.
The central government is hopeful of getting approval for the constitutional amendment that’s needed before GST can be implemented by April 1 next year.
The Finance Ministry has said that projects which promote road safety and aim at curbing accidents are eligible for deduction.
Comparing the NAV of one fund to another — which is a common enough activity among investors and fund salesmen — is worse than useless.
New income tax forms on hold for now  (20 April 02:15 am) 
As the government intensifies fight against black money and adopts global standards, taxpayers will have to begin spring cleaning of their finances.
"The FM has said that the whole matter related to new ITR form will be reconsidered. The govt will simplify the ITR form," Revenue Secretary told PTI.
The tax authorities have made several additions to the income tax return forms for the assessment year 2015-16 seeking details about foreign assets.
The I-T Systems Directorate is also in the process of validating net banking identity as the verifier of e-filed I-T returns "very soon."
The I-T Systems Directorate is also in the process of validating net banking identity as the verifier of e-filed I-T returns "very soon."
Taxpayers will have to disclose all bank accounts held by them in the country & instances of foreign travel to I-T deptt while filing their returns.
Taxpayers will have to disclose all bank accounts held by them in the country & instances of foreign travel to I-T deptt while filing their returns.
The mutual fund industry has increased exposure in software stocks to over Rs 36,000 crore at the end of 2014-15, up for the third consecutive fiscal, primarily on account of sharp rally in the equity
In a major change, the new tax forms released on Thursday have exempted taxpayers with Aadhar cards from submitting their ITR V by post after filing their returns online.
Indiabulls MF, which has filed offer documents with Sebi, plans to launch an open ended equity scheme Indiabulls Make in India- Target Return Fund.
Indiabulls MF, which has filed offer documents with Sebi, plans to launch an open ended equity scheme Indiabulls Make in India- Target Return Fund.
Apart from these four portfolio managers, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has also appointed UTI AMC for managing its corpus.
Apart from these four portfolio managers, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has also appointed UTI AMC for managing its corpus.
"We are waiting for further guidelines from the regulator," State Bank of India Managing Director and Group Executive for National Banking B Sriram said.
"We are waiting for further guidelines from the regulator," State Bank of India Managing Director and Group Executive for National Banking B Sriram said.
Moving ahead with its strategy of 'naming and shaming' large tax defaulters, the I-T Dept came out with a list of 31 defaulters who owe over Rs 1,500 crore to the government.
Moving ahead with its strategy of 'naming and shaming' large tax defaulters, the I-T Dept came out with a list of 31 defaulters who owe over Rs 1,500 crore to the government.
Prior to 2014-15, the equity MF sector had seen a continuous closure of folios since March 2009 after the global financial crisis hit the market.
Prior to 2014-15, the equity MF sector had seen a continuous closure of folios since March 2009 after the global financial crisis hit the market.
Mutual funds line up retirement plans  (13 April 04:45 pm) 
Encouraged by tax incentives for investment in retirement schemes floated by mutual funds, several fund houses, including IDBI MF and Birla Sun Life MF, have lined up plans to launch such products.