Short Term Capital Gains Tax

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Mar 19, 2016 at 12:40 | Source: PTI
The entities are alleged to have misused the securities market system to artificially increase the share price of Radford Global and Moryo Industries for providing long-term capital gain (LTCG) benefits to the preferential allottees of these companies. Long-term capital gains carry tax exemption.
Feb 29, 2016 at 15:42 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Dharmesh Mehta of Axis Caital says while the capitalization of public sector banks is smaller than expected, there are positives like no move on the long-term capital gains tax.
Feb 29, 2016 at 15:02 | Source: PTI
Under the gold bond scheme, investors are given the option to buy bonds in denominations of 5, 10, 50 or 100 grams for a term of 5-7 years with a rate of interest to be calculated on the value of the metal at the time of investment.
Feb 29, 2016 at 13:16 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Ramesh Damani, Member, BSE said the market will surely find something to cheer soon and believes that the Finance Minister has chosen wisely by imposing STT and dividend distribution tax instead of tinkering with long-term capital gains tax.
Feb 29, 2016 at 07:53 | Source:
The minor fear being the time period being extended from one year to three years and the major fear being a reintroduction of long-term capital gains tax in itself.
Feb 26, 2016 at 17:51 | Source: CNBC-TV18
According to Ashwani Gujral of, if the Budget is neutral that is there is nothing positive or negative, there could be a pullback rally just because the uncertainty is out of the way but the long-term would continue to be on the downside
Feb 26, 2016 at 17:30 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Tirthankar Patnaik, India Strategist at Mizuho Bank says that there could be a relief rally if there is no adverse move on long term capital gains (LTCG) or securities transaction tax (STT) in the upcoming Budget.
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Aditya Birla F  

Budget Expectations,1) Exemption Limit to enhance from 2.50 lac to 3.00lac. 2)Enhance 80c limit from 150000 to 200000/ 3) Enhance of time limit of one year to two year for short term capital gain tax rebate.4) Enhance of service tax to 16%.

4.05 PM Jan 31st

Suzlon Energy  

Upcoming budget focus on Universal Basic Income to add around 3 lakh crore additional burden on Govt. Benefits to Pregnant women Rs.16k Crore, besides other soaps expected in the Populist Budget. Long Term Capital Gain Tax exemption period to go to 3 years instead of 12 months. Short term Capital

1.04 PM Jan 27th


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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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