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Did you know that PPF gives you triple tax benefit?

Did you know that PPF gives you triple tax benefit?

The Public Provident Fund is one of the safest and convenient modes of investment for Indians. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ The Public Provident Fund, or PPF, is a government backed small-saving scheme. Though initially started with the objective of providing social security during retirement to workers in the unorganised sector and for self-employed individuals, it has become a very popular tax-saving instrument. Here are some important points to keep in mind before investing in PPF., 5 days ago
PPF returns fall to 7.9%: What to do MSN India, 2 weeks ago
PPF rate cut: What does this mean for you MSN India, 3 weeks ago

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Even at 40-year-low returns, PPF a good investment avenue

Investors generally look at PPF as an alternative to fixed deposits
 DNA1 week ago Is PPF As An Investment Avenue Dead?  Equitymaster.com2 weeks ago
Money Control

Now, PPF to fetch less money

Currently, interest rates of small savings schemes are revised every quarter and are linked to yields on government bonds. According to the formula given by the Shyamala Gopinath panel, the interest rates of small savings schemes are reset every quarter and ...
 MSN India3 weeks ago Govt trims PPF, other small saving schemes interest rates by 0.1%  Money Control3 weeks ago Govt slashes small saving schemes interest rates by 0.1%  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

From April 1, interest rate on PPF, small savings will be lowered by 0.1%

The Centre today lowered interest rates by 0.1 per cent on Public Provident Fund and small savings deposits. The new rate would be effective from April 1.Meanwhile, For the January-March quarter even as banks have started lowering their deposit rates, government has kept interest rates on small savings schemes like PPF and Kisan Vikas Patra unchanged.Since April last year, interest rates of all small saving schemes have been recalibrated on a quarterly basis. For the January-March quarter, ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
India Today

Your last-minute effort to invest in tax-saving schemes may prove futile

The last-minute rush to invest in a PPF or in any other scheme may not help you get tax relief while filing your returns in July.
 India Today3 weeks ago How Last Minute Tax Saving Can Cost You Money...  Equitymaster.com3 weeks ago A quick primer on saving tax with investment & insurance under section 80 C  Sify1 month ago Investment avenues for tax exemptions  The Financial Chronicle2 months ago

FinMin okays 8.65% interest rate on EPF

The bill to amend payment of gratuity Act in order to double the ceiling of tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh, would soon be placed before the Union Cabinet for approval. Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Thursday said that the finance ministry has approved 8.65 per cent interest rate on EPF deposits for 2016-17. The minister's statement has laid to rest apprehensions among formal sector workers that they would get lower rate of interest than the 8.65 per cent approved by the Employees' ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago FinMin ratifies 8.65% rate on EPF: Labour Minister  Business Standard5 days ago Fin Min ratifies 8.65 pc on EPF: Labour Minister  Business Standard5 days ago

Finance Ministry gives Labour Min go ahead for 8.65% interest on EPF

The Finance Ministry is believed to have permitted the Labour Ministry to go ahead with 8.65% rate of interest on employees' provident fund for 2016-17, which will benefit over four crore EPFO members. The Finance Ministry in its communication to the Labour ...
 DNA1 week ago Fin Min okays 8.65% interest on EPF  Deccan Herald1 week ago No lowering of EPF interest, remains at 8.65%  Rediff.com1 week ago

SBI denies black money channelisation at Bareilly branch

State Bank of India today refuted allegations that its officials connived with anyone to facilitate unaccounted cash deposits at its Bareilly branch in Uttar Pradesh during demonetisation. "We would like to clarify that all new accounts during the period of ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

7 Avenues To Invest As Bank Deposit Rates Fall

Posted by Equitymaster This is an unusual phenomenon, especially considering we are a developing country. Banks are flooded with deposits and the credit off-take has recently hit the lowest level in the last decade. As per the data from RBI, credit growth for ...
 Equitymaster.com1 week ago

Tax on NPS

Tax on NPS The provision that the withdrawal from National Pension Scheme is taxed to the extent of 60 per cent has been introduced into the Income Tax Act, 1961 (Act) vide Finance Act, 2016 by inserting clause (12A) in Section 10 of the Act.   Prior to ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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