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Budget 2018

Deshhit: Watch top 5 questions raised on important issues

This is a segment of Zee News which brings to you latest updates. Watch this video to know top 5 questions raised on important issues.

Jan 31, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

Government notifies doubling of limit of tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh

The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 applies to establishments employing 10 or more persons.

Mar 30, 2018, 15:05 PM IST

10 key Income Tax rules will change from April 1 – All you should know

Know how the change in Income Tax rules will impact you.

Mar 30, 2018, 08:39 AM IST

7th Pay Commission: Parliament passes Bill to double tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh

The legislation will enable the government to enhance the ceiling of tax free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh from the existing Rs 10 lakh for employees falling under the Payment of Gratuity Act.

Mar 22, 2018, 13:22 PM IST

Gratuity up to Rs 20 lakh to become tax-free soon: All you need to know

Now, the bill will go to the Upper House for consideration and passage.

Mar 16, 2018, 18:39 PM IST

Budget session to resume today, opposition to corner government on bank frauds issue

As both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha meet after month-long recess, the multi-crore PNB bank fraud and other financial scams are likely to dominate the proceedings in both the Houses.

Mar 05, 2018, 07:16 AM IST

Budget 2018: All about changes in Income Tax slabs and how it will impact you

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has introduced a number of changes that will impact the income tax you pay.

Feb 27, 2018, 16:50 PM IST

Railways shifts focus from Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains; to upgrade second, third class coaches

Indian Railways will now focus more on upgrading the facilities of the second class and third class rail coaches, instead of adding more facilities in premium trains

Feb 22, 2018, 22:14 PM IST

Key tax changes that will come into effect from April 1 – All you should know

Check out 10 key tax changes that will come into effect from April 1

Feb 21, 2018, 07:55 AM IST

IMF welcomes India's fiscal deficit target of 3.3%

Last month, the IMF in its World Economic Outlook update released in Davos, Switzerland, projected a 7.4 percent GDP growth for India in 2018 and 7.8 percent in 2019.

Feb 16, 2018, 11:20 AM IST

National Pension Scheme: All you should know about it after Budget 2018

One needs to remember there are many tax benefits under NPS.

Feb 13, 2018, 12:23 PM IST

Can dividend distribution tax affect your mutual fund earnings? Know

Dividends received from all mutual funds are tax-free in the hands of the investors.

Feb 12, 2018, 08:23 AM IST

'Light touch' norms to boost bond markets will be out by September: Sebi

To deepen the corporate bonds market, Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) today said it will come out with "light touch" regulations by September to encourage large corporates to raise 25 percent funds through this route.

Feb 10, 2018, 20:02 PM IST

Arun Jaitley hits out at Chidambaram, says economy was in hands of a ‘terrible doctor’ under UPA govt

He said that the country was named in the fragile five economies in the world when P Chidambaram was the finance minister.

Feb 09, 2018, 22:43 PM IST

EPF contribution for new women workers capped at 8% --Here's what it means

Know your increased take home salary, tax liabilities and more.

Feb 09, 2018, 10:39 AM IST

Rs 12,000-cr relief for salaried class, senior citizens in Budget 2018: Jaitley

He said that in the budget he tried to take care of every section and has given relief to middle class as well as senior citizens.

Feb 09, 2018, 00:08 AM IST

Special package for Andhra Pradesh to be finalised soon: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that the entre was sympathetically working on all issues concerning Andhra Pradesh and a decision on a special package would be finalised over next few days.

Feb 08, 2018, 23:35 PM IST

LTCG to be taxed at 10%: What choice do investors have now?

Is investment in stock markets still a better idea over investment in real estate and gold?

Feb 06, 2018, 14:41 PM IST

Equity market sell off due to global cues, not LTCG tax: Adhia

Adhia, who is also the revenue secretary, said the income of government from Securities Transaction Tax (STT) is a paltry Rs 9,000 crore.

Feb 05, 2018, 12:33 PM IST

TDP-BJP alliance to continue for now, but Andhra government firm on demand for more funds

Upset with the Narendra Modi government for 'ignoring' Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget, the state government said that it will continue to put pressure on the Centre for additional funds.

Feb 04, 2018, 14:30 PM IST