Short Term Capital Gains Tax

Oct 05, 2016 at 12:31 | Source:
Income tax laws mandate a minimum holding period, before an owner sells his/her residential house, to avail of tax benefits. Let us analyse the various provisions, under the Income Tax Act, to understand the R
Sep 09, 2016 at 07:39 | Source:
A look at cost inflation index shows that in the last couple of years the rate of rise has been just 5 per cent and 4 per cent respectively which is less than half of the rise that was being witnessed in the years prior to this time period.
Aug 24, 2016 at 14:35 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The government on Wednesday cleared the revised double taxation avoidance agreement (DTAA) with Cyprus which will allow India to tax capital gains from April 1, 2017, reports CNBC-TV18s Sapna Das. Under the terms of the revised India-Cyprus DTAA treaty, investments till March 2017 will be grandfathered.
Aug 24, 2016 at 13:24 | Source:
There are a number of income tax provisions, which link the benefits with the time taken to complete the construction of ones property.   Deductions pertaining to repayment of the principal component of a R
Aug 16, 2016 at 11:06 | Source:
Switching from one property investment to another, can be a crucial decision for investors. This situation may arise, when investors find a better opportunity for returns on investment in a property other than the R
Aug 02, 2016 at 12:05 | Source: CNBC-TV18
If the GST is passed, it would give a good opportunity for short-term traders to sell, says UR Bhat, Managing Director, Dalton Capital Advisors.
Jul 28, 2016 at 16:19 | Source:
There is considerable confusion over the taxes applicable on the sale of an inherited property. While many think that the money received on sale of an inherited house is fully tax exempt, others feel R
Jul 21, 2016 at 17:15 | Source:
According to Indian tax laws, an assessee is entitled to claim exemption on long-term capital gains tax, on sale of a property or any other asset, if s/he purchases a residential house. However, there R
Jul 12, 2016 at 08:48 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Sameet Chavan of Angel Broking is of the view that one may buy Maruti Suzuki with a target of Rs 4420.
Jul 11, 2016 at 17:11 | Source:
A holding period of 36 months is crucial for a person to be able to claim tax benefits associated with long-term capital gains. Long-term capital gains give a property seller the benefits of indexation, R
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Short Term Capital gain tax @ 15% would be charged on your profit.

1.54 PM Sep 23rd


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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


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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


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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


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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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stt should be made applicable instead of short term capital gain tax

4.52 PM Feb 5th 2013

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Source:Financial Express - New Delhi: The government is not likely to abolish short-term capital gains tax on listed securities despite an expert panel recommendation, sources privy to the matter told FE. Currently, India levies only short-term capital gains on listed securities, while long

2.27 PM Feb 5th 2013


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taxfree bonds and abolition of short term capital gain tax will reduce the hunger for gold.

12.42 PM Feb 5th 2013


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at 60. You are making 20 rs profit /per share. 10% short term capital gain tax ( 4rs) , 1% borkerage charge for buy and sell trade (1 rs). You are left with 15 rs/share. 700 *15 = 10500/60 = 175. So effectively you can have 885 shares. I am not suggesting you should do it, its just a thought.

8.02 PM Feb 4th 2013


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than RBI. So, the cheer was less, obiviously. Who knows, there could be short term capital gains tax being lifted sooner. Will that boost IVRCL. not really now. Sentiments are playing their games now.

11.40 PM Jan 29th 2013

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