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Rented a house? Before signing on dotted line, know these 7 key things
Wed, Jun 26, 2019
Renting a property is not so great option as it requires a bit of documentation, transparency, and understanding between landlords and tenants. In order to avoid unnecessary issues and trouble in future, there should be a discussion on every single thing among the involved parties.
Income Tax return filing: How to ensure that your HRA claim isn't rejected
Mon, Mar 18, 2019
Income Tax return filing: The financial year is almost over and the tax season is now well and truly here. The few days left in March offer the last opportunity to save on your hard earned money, else you will lose a big chunk of your money to the taxman.
How to save Income Tax: HRA calculation made easy with this tool - Get answers of all your queries
Wed, Feb 20, 2019
Income Tax Calculator: The current Financial Year is about to end in a month. With this, most of the salaried individuals are also concerned about how to save income tax. If you see your salary slip, you will find a major portion of your salary is categorised under House Rent Allowance (HRA).
Income tax returns filing: This HRA hack will surprise you
Tue, Mar 13, 2018
House rent allowance (HRA) is paid by employers to employees as part of salary break-up. HRA provides tax benefit for the rent employees pay for accommodations every year.
Income Tax Returns (ITR) filing: Check out this big HRA, home loan tax deduction benefit surprise
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Income Tax Returns (ITR) filing: In case you have purchased a residential property on loan, but you live in another home which you pay rent for, you can claim available tax benefit for HRA as well as against the Home Loan. The condition however, is that both rented and owned property should be in different cities.
7th Pay Commission: Govt employees may see pay hike in FY19, arrears unlikely
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
Union Finance Ministry has reportedly set a panel to take a final call on demands of these employees by April this year.
7th Pay Commission: Will employees hear a good news by April 2018?
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
The Union Cabinet had earlier examined 197 allowance, recommending abolition of 53 allowance and subsuming 37 in others.
7th Pay Commission: Govt employees to get revised salary from tomorrow, but will there be no 8th Pay?
Mon, Jul 31, 2017
While the central government employees are still dissatisfied with the revised allowances, this salary revision will be for the last time as the government is planning to not form any pay commission post this.
7th Pay Commission: Central government employees shows dissatisfaction on revised allowance
Mon, Jul 24, 2017
Standing Committee of National Council(JCM) with the Additional Secretary, Department of Expenditure, held a meeting today to discuss the issues arising after the implementation of 7th Pay Commission.
7th Pay Commission to help RBI meet its inflation goals?
Thu, Jul 13, 2017
Apart from the central bank, HSBC report had said that 7th Pay Commission implementation has put inflation in an "uncertain zone".
7th Pay Commission: See how much HRA you will get based on your city
Thu, Jul 13, 2017
Union Cabinet meet which was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission with 34 modifications.
7th Pay Commission: Your in-hand salary may not rise as expected, here's why
Tue, Jul 11, 2017
Union Cabinet last month under Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its final go-ahead to 7th Pay Commission recommendations with 34 modifications.
7th Pay Commission: We calculate why your HRA may not increase to 157% immediately
Mon, Jul 10, 2017
After over a year of waiting, 50 lakh government employees finally have something to cheer as Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Union Cabinet last month accepted all 7th Pay Commission recommendations, including House Rent Allowance (HRA) and Dearness Allowance (DA), with some modifications.
7th Pay Commission: Defence, Industrial employees send reminder of overtime allowance
Mon, Jul 10, 2017
Mukesh Singh, Secretary of Bharatiya Pratiraksha Mazdoor Sangh wrote a letter to Ministry of Defence on June 29, following the day when Modi-led committee approved 7th Pay Commission recommendations.
7th Pay Commission: Are revised allowances coming from July itself?
Sat, Jul 08, 2017
Now that finance ministry has asked central ministries to ensure recommendations made under 7th Pay Commission to be paid from current months salary.
7th Pay Commission notified: Here's a list of all 34 revisions including HRA, pension
Fri, Jul 07, 2017
The government said that the revised allowance under 7th Pay Commission will come into effect from July 1, 2017. The recommendations allowance will benefit 34 lakh Civilian employees and 14 lakh Defence Forces personnel.
7th Pay Commission: Revised HRA to benefit only few thousands of central govt employees, report says
Fri, Jul 07, 2017
The Cabinet decided that HRA will not be less than Rs 5400, Rs 3600 and Rs 1800 for X, Y and Z category of cities respectively as per 7th Pay Commission. The HRA benefit 7.5 lakh central government employees.
7th Pay Commission: HRA goes up nearly 105%; This is what investment bank JP Morgan thinks will happen
Thu, Jul 06, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Union Cabinet last month notified slightly modified recommendations from the 7th Pay Commission over pay and allowannces for nearly 50 lakh central government employees.
7th Pay Commission: Rajasthan govt asks for 3 months extension, MP ready to implement
Wed, Jul 05, 2017
After the Madhya Pradesh government decided to implement the 7th Pay Commission recommendation, on the other hand Rajasthan government is demanding three more months for the implementation.
7th Pay Commission: This is how your revised salary will look post allowances
Tue, Jul 04, 2017
As per the revised pay, the government has increased the minimum wage of the central government employees from Rs 7000 per month to Rs 18000 per month, which is an increase of 157.14%.