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Union Budget 2018-19: Taxation Proposals

Do you think the union budget just flew past you? Let’s find out the key highlights that you missed in this year’s budget. Tax-related proposals which made the headline are as follows: One good news for salaried individuals and HUFs is the reintroduction of standard deduction which covers a tax deduction of Rs 40,000. The… Continue reading Union Budget 2018-19: Taxation Proposals

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Common Misdemeanors that Income Tax Filers Commit

“There is no worse tyranny than to force a man to pay for what he does not want merely because you think it would be good for him.” This quote, perhaps, best summarizes what many taxpayers think about doing their income tax returns. For why else would so many individual ITR filers use immature tactics such… Continue reading Common Misdemeanors that Income Tax Filers Commit

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The Amendments in Income Tax Filing in 2017 Back

To simplify tax filing process and to reduce the burden of taxation on the taxpayer, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has made several changes in the tax filing process of the year 2017. The changes which will be applicable from Financial Year 2016-17 are as follows: Change in the Tax Rate The Government… Continue reading The Amendments in Income Tax Filing in 2017 Back

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What happens if you miss the deadline for filing Income Tax Returns? Back

Every year, individual taxpayers are required to file their income tax returns by July 31st. This date is known as the due date of filing of income tax return. The government of India may also extend this due date as they deem fit. For the FY 2016-17, the deadline to file the income tax return… Continue reading What happens if you miss the deadline for filing Income Tax Returns? Back