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PAN data will be open to Natgrid scrutiny

The government’s National Intelligence Grid (Natgrid) will soon get new powers to access details of 25 crore PAN holders in the country, including individual taxpayers, once it signs a deal with the Income-Tax department. The grid is being…

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GST registrations for ecommerce, new companies to begin on June 25

Ecommerce operators and TDS deductors will be able to register with GST Network beginning June 25, when the portal re-opens for fresh registration. Also, existing excise, service tax and VAT assessees will get another chance to migrate to…

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Now, Your Bank Passbooks Will Have More Details: 10 Things To Know

The RBI said that many banks still do not provide adequate details of the transactions in the passbooks and/ or statements of account to enable account holders cross-check them. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has advised commercial…

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EPF members to get housing subsidy of Rs 2.67 lakh via HUDCO tieup

MoU will club the benefits of the Housing Scheme introduced by the EPFO for its subscribers and the PMAY. New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO today joined hands with Housing and Urban Development Corp (HUDCO) to enable its…

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Don’t ask buyers to pay before July 1, builders warned

NEW DELHI: It is illegal for builders to ask buyers of unfinished realty projects including flats to make full advance payment to avoid paying higher taxes after GST kicks in, Union housing minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said….

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GST Effect: AC, First Class Train Fares To Go Up

New Delhi: With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) coming into effect from July 1, train passengers will have to pay a bit more to travel AC and first class. Service tax on ticket charges is set to…

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GST: Focus on the tech it rides on

Human society functions on the basis of mastery of assorted technologies. When you buy rice or vegetables, you take mastery over cooking technologies for granted. An importer or an exporter takes ocean-going liners and containerised cargo for granted….

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Credit Card Bills, Insurance Premiums To Get Costlier Under GST

Starting from July 1, GST will replace all indirect taxes like service tax and VAT. New Delhi: Credit card providers, banks and insurers have started alerting their customers to pay higher tax post implementation of Goods and Services…

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7th Pay Commission: Modi, Jaitley meet to review allowances under Pay Commission

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa today evening to discuss his views on Pay Commission allowances, reported ANI. Jaitley is expected to present the proposals regarding the said allowances…

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Reality check of viral message: ‘Centre planning to link Aadhaar with land records of the owners’

The government has issued a clarification regarding a message going viral on social media including WhatsApp regarding proposal to link Aadhaar with land records of the owners. The centre has termed the letter fake. New Delhi: The government…

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