By Loknath Das On Monday, May 20th, 2019

ITR filing FY19: Step-by-step process to file income tax return online

Last date to file an income tax return for the financial year 2018-19 is July 31, 2019, in order to avoid the last minute glitch, you can file your return online. Here is the step-wise process ITR filing More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Social Media May Be Draining Your Finances, Survey Shows

Anyone who has ever spent an hour scrolling through an Instagram feed knows that social media can suck up a lot of your time. But a new survey suggests it can suck up your money too. Americans aren’t just using More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, May 17th, 2019

Providing public education is a service

In Plato’s seminal work Republic, the discussion around the idea of justice invariable gets down to the question of education and its quality, where Socrates says that it is pointless to worry over specific More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Montessori warns of dire finances and debts, replaces leadership

The country’s largest Montessori organisation has replaced its leadership and overhauled its financial reporting after reaching a confidential settlement with the tax office as it battles serious debt issues. Montessori More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

How much income tax is payable on rental income

In order to assess the accurate income tax liability at the time of filing income tax returns, a user has to calculate the total earnings in a particular financial year or an assessment year. tax rate applicable More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 13th, 2019

RBI To Come Up With App For Visually Impaired For Currency Identification

The Reserve Bank of India has made a proposal to come up with a mobile app for enabling visually impaired to identify bank notes. Currently, the currency under circulation includes bank notes in the following denomination More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, May 11th, 2019

Can Iraq rebuild its economy?

Iraq is looking to strengthen its economy after decades of war, sanctions, sectarian division and the rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS). It has achieved some progress in recent years More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, May 10th, 2019

Viewpoint | Things to keep in mind while filing your income tax return this year

The tax return filing season has begun and with it surface questions and doubts that taxpayers usually have. There are a few essential things that tax filers must bear in mind about the return filing process. More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 6th, 2019

Don’t downsize your finances just to move to a smaller home

There’s certainly a lot of interest in downsizing among those, particularly within government circles, who are seeking creative solutions to the tightness of supply in the property market. Stock image John More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, May 5th, 2019

How to manage finances if you lose job

MUMBAI: When Niranjan Kedia, a national manager for human resources with an annual salary of over ₹30 lakh, lost his job, he was unprepared for it. He has experience in multiple sectors such as petrochemicals, banking, More...