Short Term Capital Gains Tax

Jan 18, 2017 at 19:34 | Source:
MF should not be subject to STT and the investments in equity fund of funds should not attract long term capital gains.
Jan 18, 2017 at 13:37 | Source:
The I-T department had flagged off some 32,000 entities to SEBI, saying they were evading taxes by faking long term capital gains
Jan 18, 2017 at 10:27 | Source:
Market volatility doesn't entail more risk for the investor in the case of arbitrage funds. In fact, arbitrage opportunities exist only when the markets are relatively unstable.
Jan 16, 2017 at 13:34 | Source: PTI
The credit rating agency expects the government to renew its commitment to increase capital spending and address the short-term disruptive impact of demonetisation in the Budget to be unveiled on February 1, 2017.
Jan 16, 2017 at 12:36 | Source:
Tax experts believe investors can gain if holding period for long term capital gains (LTCG) exemption is increased to three years from the present one year since it would provide an impetus for building a stable equity portfolio and give a longer window for adjusting stock losses if any, besides reducing holding costs.
Jan 14, 2017 at 14:34 | Source:
Definition of long-term could be widened to align the investment lock-in threshold with many matured economy markets; new rule may be compatible with amended tax treaties with Mauritius and Singapore
Jan 13, 2017 at 10:38 | Source:
Be it jewellery, gold ETF or gold bonds, you should know the tax treatment before investing in gold.
Jan 11, 2017 at 08:00 | Source:
Gifting is an act, through which a person voluntarily transfers certain rights in an asset to another person, without any consideration. Gifting of a house property, has certain income tax and stamp duty implications. R
Jan 10, 2017 at 16:00 | Source: PTI
Stating that time has now come to tackle the sources of black money after demonetisation, the former Chief Financial Officer of IT major Infosys Ltd said registration charges on land and property across India annually are estimated at around Rs 1 lakh crore.
Jan 10, 2017 at 11:09 | Source:
This article explains how bond funds can be used to optimise post tax returns on fixed income portfolios.
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This is not a prudent suggestion/proposal. Govt may try to bring into tax net all share traders/investors by tagging the PAN. That may bring in more short term capital gains tax. Further, set off of capital loss from share trading against any other income may encourage persons to submit themselves

12.28 PM Jan 4th


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Jaiprakash Asso  

anirban ji open the news channels and watch Jaitley blabbering about changes in timeframe for LT capital gains ..changes STT and Short term Capital gains tax structure...I am sure Modi Ji usmain bhi kida kandi karenge

10.04 PM Dec 26th 2016


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Oil and Natural Gas Corporation  

But selling post bonus ( ie ex-bonus), there be short term capital gains tax as per income it will be calculated on last-in first-out basis . How to overcome this ?

4.36 PM Dec 9th 2016


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Oil and Natural Gas Corporation  

If original shares are sold on 15th Dec`16 ( which will ex-bonus), there will be short term capital gain tax as tax is calculated on last-in first-out basis . And in this case , bonus shares will be the latest addition ( purchase ) & when sold on 15th Dec`16 income tax considers bonus share

4.29 PM Dec 9th 2016


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No.u don`t have to pay short term capital gains tax

10.14 AM Nov 11th 2016


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L&T Tech Services  

Short Term Capital gain tax @ 15% would be charged on your profit.

1.54 PM Sep 23rd 2016


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Noida Toll  

of 10% of it`s NAV. Very good script which you should buy if you wish to square out your short-term capital gains tax on gains from other scripts.

10.07 AM Sep 15th 2016


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Yes Bank  

Guys , Need Small Info , what is Long term capital gain and Short term capital Gains Taxes in India , If I hold Banking stocks for 12 months will it treat as long term ot Short term , Please share your views , I got confused with Google stuff , Thank in advance

11.18 PM Sep 3rd 2016


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Xchanging Sol  

or short term capital gain tax another advice which i found pretty interesting is where you have suggested that one also use the current scenairo to generate a sure fixed income investment for the next 2 months. based on this, i did this following calculation his holding 500 shares @ approx. rs.43, from

11.11 AM Aug 30th 2016


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STT should be made applicable in lieu of short term capital gain tax

4.59 PM Feb 5th 2013

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