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Interim budget 2019: FICCI recommends corporate tax cut, revised individual tax rates

FICCI has suggested a revision in the tax slabs for individual taxpayers and make the top 30 per cent rate applicable to annual incomes above Rs 20 lakh.

Portfolio manager Porinju Veliyath apologises after investor wealth eroded by 44 pc

Porinju Veliyath wrote an apology note to investors after admitting that investing in LEEL Electricals Ltd (formerly Lloyd Electric & Engineering) was a mistake.

RBI cautions government as NPAs in MUDRA loans see a rise

The Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana scheme was launched in April 2015 where banks are required to finance micro and small entrepreneurs for up to Rs 10 lakh.

IDFC Bank changes its name to ‘IDFC First Bank’ after merger with Capital First

The merged entity will have 7.2 million customers across 203 bank branches, 129 ATMs, 454 rural business correspondent centres across the country.

Can you have a ‘secret bank account’ in India?

How can women have more control over their finances without revealing their savings to their husbands, families?

The cost of speaking out: Workplace harassment is also a financial burden for women

Lowered incomes, bad work appraisals, legal expenses and therapy costs are just a few financial burdens faced by women who face workplace harassment.

Don’t get duped: How to not fall for banking fraud

The vast majority of frauds in India and across the world happen over the phone.

Kerala Floods: Is your donation eligible for tax relief?

It is not possible for you to get a deduction if the NGO itself hasn’t complied with the conditions required by the Income Tax Department.

Matters of life and death: What women need to know about wills and legal heirs

Women who may have been providing for, or are dependent on the deceased, are especially vulnerable, so they need to know their rights and the procedures.

Filing tax from overseas to understanding Form 16: Rupee Rani answers your questions


You can and should file your income tax return, even if you don’t have Form 16.