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National Savings Certificate

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National Savings Certificate

National savings certificate is a special scheme designed to target the Government employees, Businessmen and other employees drawing a fixed monthly salary. National savings certificate can be bought by any individual or by two or more people jointly, or even by an adult of behalf of a minor.  National savings certificate can be bought from authorized post offices or the Head post offices by applying for the same in a form prescribed for the purpose. This application can be submitted either in person or through an authorized agent. There is no maximum limited set for the purchase of National savings certificate.

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Impact of Direct Tax Code on Salaried Individuals

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So, it is finally here! After months of deliberations and tweaks, the much-awaited Direct Taxes Code (DTC) will replace the age-old Income Tax Act from April 1, 2012. So how will the new DTC impact you and me and the millions of salaried individuals in this country? Let us see!

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Personal taxation slabs: A disappointment!

While there was widespread cheer about the proposed personal taxation slabs in the original form of the DTC when it was proposed last year, the current DTC act wears an insipid look. It has nothing major to offer on personal taxation slabs except that men, women and Hindu Undivided Family (HUF) will now face Rs. 2 lakhs of tax free exemption.

This is how the new tax slabs in DTC will look. There will be no tax up to Rs 2 lakh. There will be 10% tax on income between Rs 2,00,001 and Rs 5 lakh; 20% tax on income between Rs 5,00,001 and Rs 10 lakh; and finally 30% tax for income above Rs 10 lakh.

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What is section 80C ? Saving Tax with 80C

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tax What is section 80C ? Saving Tax with 80C

 

 

 

 

When its March and you go on a ride for getting the most benefits of tax deductions. If you plan well then you can surely save some good amount of money with your tax plans. One of the most common option that we Indians use for Tax deduction instruments is Section 80C of the Income Tax Act. Some of you might have heard about it and others would certainly know what they are too. (One of the most popular contributions/investments are the EPF (Employee Provident Fund) and PPF (Public Provident Fund). There are some other investments options too which work under this. 

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How to plan your tax and where to invest wisely

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It is the time to make plans for your tax savings. This year the equity market is in better shape than last year so the returns from equity linked savings scheme(ELSS) will be better than last year. If you are not a kind of person who is not exposed to so much of risk do not worry there are other options too. If you are serious with your tax saving plans then we can discuss some of the ways to save it.

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