Retirement fund body EPFO has extended the deadline for submitting digital life certificate by its over 50 lakh pensioners till February 28 to help them get their pension account linked with Aadhaar.
In a minor relaxation to IDS tax payment rules, the Income Tax Department has said disclosures under the scheme will be considered valid even if the tax amount has been realised by December 5.
First came the announcement of Digital India in 2015. The idea of connecting India from north to south, and east to west through the internet highway was drummed with high decibel publicity.
The government may soon facilitate an income transfer scheme paving the way for a national social security system for poor and unemployed in the country.
In a major boost for small traders, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday hiked the withdrawal limit from current accounts to Rs 1 lakh per week, double from the existing Rs 50,000.
In a major relief for the common man post the demonetisation move, the Reserve Bank of India on Monday raised the cash withdrawal limits from ATM to Rs 10,000 per days from the existing Rs 4,500.
From the common man’s perspective, Union Budget 2017 could be really a litmus test for the Modi government.
With government's focus on making India a cashless economy, government is likely to introduce a couple of measures in the budget 2017-18, and one of them is expected to be reduction in free ATM withdrawals slashing the limit to just 3 withdrawals unlike 5 allowed currently.
In order to arrest the misuse of NPS, pension fund regulator PFRDA has said contribution to savings account (also called Tier-II account), which is attached to pension funds, can only be made by the subscriber and not by any third party.
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Saturday announced reduction of 25 per cent in the fee payable by brokers and also decided to amend regulations to enable the market participants to make payments to the regulator through digital mode.
Online banking may be convenience banking, but there are costs attached with it if you are not careful enough.
Zeta, a Fintech startup offering smart employee benefits for tax saving under its Optima brand, Friday announced the launch of the fully digital Leave Travel Allowance (LTA) solution.
Loans will soon be cheaper as country's third largest private sector lender Axis Bank on Friday cut its interest offering by up to 0.70 per cent. The latest rate cut is being seen as a move following similar moves by all the major players in the system due to high liquidity post demonetisation.
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In what is definitely a good news for all central government employees, the government on Thursday said it has increased the minimum pension of per person to Rs 9000.
Days after a farmer in Madhya Pradesh received Rs 2,000 notes from a bank without the image of Mahatma Gandhi, an ATM at a village in Khargone district dispensed two 'one-side blank' currency of the new Rs 500 denomination.