Short Term Capital Gains Tax

Apr 03, 2017 at 21:54 | Source: PTI
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).
Mar 28, 2017 at 14:19 | Source:
Balanced fund as the name suggests is a combination of equity fund and debt fund in one single product.
Mar 06, 2017 at 13:26 | Source:
The year for the base of indexation has been brought forward to April 2001 which means that any asset bought before this date can calculate the cost as either as actual cost or the value as on this date whichever is higher.
Mar 06, 2017 at 10:09 | Source:
Shell companies, stock brokers, beneficiaries and operators allegedly laundered more than Rs 10,000 crore in Mumbai alone by manipulating listed penny stocks to claim bogus long term capital gain, according to a report in The Indian Express.
Feb 27, 2017 at 20:40 | Source: PTI
Sebi wants more clarity on imposition of 10 percent Long Term Capital Gains (LTCG) tax proposed in the Union Budget, Chairman U K Sinha said today while asserting that the regulator would not allow market manipulation by those abusing tax exemptions.
Feb 20, 2017 at 09:00 | Source:
Under the present tax laws, a person is taxed on profit from the sale of any immovable asset held as a capital asset, under the head capital gains. For computing capital gains, the immovable R
Feb 17, 2017 at 15:46 | Source:
Capital gains arising out of investments in stocks held for more than one year are tax free.
Feb 13, 2017 at 15:38 | Source:
ELSS are built to offer benefits of capital appreciation based on equity gains and tax benefits to investors.
Feb 10, 2017 at 13:17 | Source:
There is a provision in the Income Tax Act which clearly states that if a mutual fund merges plans within their schemes then it would not be considered as a transfer and hence, no capital gains can arise.
Feb 09, 2017 at 13:34 | Source:
Given the change of stance by Reserve Bank of India from accommodative to neutral, the yields have spike. As volatility is expected to persist for some time, it is better to invest in short term bond funds.
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Balasore Alloys  

@utsi yes i saw your post that you bought more around that level. i don`t know how short term capital gains tax is calculated. i guess they will figure the average buy price. what is your average buy price? if it is not over 67 you will not have any tax liability.

11.12 AM Apr 6th


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Poly Medicure  

when it quoted ex bonus so that I can incur some loss..In that case I need not pay any short term capital gain tax. I request you to give you to give your comments on this issue.

12.41 PM Mar 21st


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for my information !!!! any short term capital gains tax applicable in this transaction ????

2.09 PM Feb 21st


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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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