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New tax proposals worry market participants

A set of proposals for capital gains tax on shares acquired without paying the Securities Transaction Tax (STT) is creating nervousness in the stock markets. The government has asked for reactions to be sent by the coming Tuesday.Legal experts say the wording ... Business Standard, 3 weeks ago
India Inc seeks leeway on capital gains tax proposal Business Standard, 1 week ago

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Govt softens capital gains tax blow

‘Genuine’ share transfer gets relief; CBDT lists three scenarios where tax would be levied Providing relief to genuine transactions where the securities transaction tax (STT) was not paid at the time of purchase of shares, the government on Monday proposed to keep these out of the purview of the capital gains tax, introduced in the Finance Act, 2017. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has proposed three scenarios where the capital gains tax would be levied and has kept other ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Relief for genuine share transfers as govt softens capital gains tax blow  Business Standard3 weeks ago

No LTCG on 'genuine investments', clarifies govt

Allaying investor fears over the levy of long-term capital gains tax on share transfer in unlisted companies, the government on Friday said the move is only to target 'khoka' companies, and 'genuine investments' in start-ups and through FDI will be exempt. In an interview to PTI, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said securities transaction tax was levied in 2004 and capital gains made out of STT-paid listed stocks are exempt from long-term capital gains tax. "This is only available for listed ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Bogus long-term capital gains by shell cos at Rs80,000cr: CBDT  Deccan Herald2 months ago Start-ups, FDI to be exempt from new tax on unlisted firms  Money Control2 months ago

Sensex rallies 486 points as Budget leaves long-term capital gains tax unchanged

No change in securities transaction tax, other taxes Mumbai, Feb 1: Cheering Budget proposals of infusing Rs 10,000 crore in public sector banks and keeping the long-term capital gains tax unchanged for the capital markets, the benchmark Sensex regained the ...
 Business Line2 months ago Sensex does a high-five to Budget, soars 400 pts  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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CBDT proposes norms for tax benefits for genuine equity deals

As per the Finance Act, 2017, the income arising by way of a transfer of long-term capital asset, being equity share in a company, will be exempt from tax if such transfer is undertaken after October 1, 2004 and chargeable to Securities Transaction Tax (STT).
 Money Control3 weeks ago CBDT proposes tax benefits for genuine equity deals  Prokerala3 weeks ago Block trades may surge till March 31: Here's why  Money Control1 month ago

Sebi to Centre on capital gains in non-STT transactions

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is learnt to have given its final recommendations on the Union Budget proposal of imposing a capital gains tax on shares acquired without paying Securities Transaction Tax (STT). According to sources, the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Union Budget 2017-18: Jaitley tightens screws on money launderers using stock market

From April 1, 2018, only those investments in equities will be eligible for long term capital gains, where securities transaction tax (STT) has been paid. In other words, only shares bought through the stock exchange platform will be eligible for long term ...
 Money Control2 months ago Tax sops for individuals, small firms; more money for welfare: Jaitley  Sify2 months ago 5 Ways The Union Budget 2017-18 Impacts Your Mutual Fund Investments  Equitymaster.com2 months ago Budget gives big digital push  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Govt moves to curb 'sham' deals in stock market

To clamp down on tax evasion through "sham transactions" in stock market, the government today proposed to provide exemption from long-term capital gains tax only if STT has been charged on purchase of shares and other "genuine cases" such as public offers.
 Business Standard2 months ago Won't allow stock mkt to be misused for tax evasion: BSE Chief  Business Standard1 month ago

Govt to issue exemption list on new tax for unlisted firms

Government will come out with an "exhaustive list" of transactions on which the "anti-abuse" provision of levying long-term capital gains tax on share transfer in unlisted companies will not be applicable. Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

eBay India hopes to win war after losing ecommerce battle

US major lost its first mover advantage, now wants to secure its investments in the country. Relevance is what US e-commerce major eBay will gain from giving its India business to online marketplace Flipkart. Being here for more than a decade and losing the first-mover advantage long back to other e-commerce players, eBay is hoping to recover lost ground through its latest deal with Flipkart. Despite entering India soon after acquiring in 2004, eBay was relegated to the sidelines.
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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