Section 80C

Timelines
#FinancialBytes: SBI Tax Savings Scheme- Interest rate, tenure and more

20 Sep 2019

#FinancialBytes: SBI Tax Savings Scheme- Interest rate, tenure and more

The State Bank of India, India's largest lender, offers many short-term and long-term saving schemes to its customers.

Union Budget 2019: What India expects from Nirmala Sitharaman

04 Jul 2019

Union Budget 2019: What India expects from Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is all set to present her first budget on Friday, July 5.

#FinancialBytes: How can salaried individuals save on income tax?

10 Jun 2019

#FinancialBytes: How can salaried individuals save on income tax?

Income tax accounts for a major part of the government's revenue and salaried individuals form a significant chunk of the overall taxpayers in the country.

#FinancialBytes: How can salaried individuals save on income tax?

05 Jun 2019

#FinancialBytes: How can salaried individuals save on income tax?

Income tax accounts for a major part of the government's revenue and salaried individuals form a significant chunk of the overall taxpayers in the country.

#FinancialBytes: All about Public Provident Fund, its features, tax benefits

09 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: All about Public Provident Fund, its features, tax benefits

In India, the Public Provident Fund (PPF) is one of the most preferred long term tax-saving investment options for both salaried as well as non-salaried individuals.

#FinancialBytes: What is Form-16? Here's everything you need to know

08 Mar 2019

#FinancialBytes: What is Form-16? Here's everything you need to know

Almost every salaried individual must have heard of Form 16, which is an important document in the e-filing of income tax returns.

#FinancialBytes: How to open a PPF account

25 Feb 2019

#FinancialBytes: How to open a PPF account

Public Provident Fund, popularly known as the PPF scheme, is a long-term savings scheme, launched by the National Savings Institute, Government of India, in 1968.

Union Budget 2019: Key expectations, traditions and other questions simplified

31 Jan 2019

Union Budget 2019: Key expectations, traditions and other questions simplified

The Union Budget 2019 will be presented by interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday, February 1.

#FinancialBytes: Best ways for salaried individuals to save on tax

08 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: Best ways for salaried individuals to save on tax

Many taxpayers are often worried or confused about saving on income tax. Salaried individuals, especially, try to find tax-saving investment options to reduce tax liability every year.

#FinancialBytes: Investing in Fixed Deposits? Here's everything you should know

04 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: Investing in Fixed Deposits? Here's everything you should know

When it comes to investment options in India, Fixed Deposits (FD) are among the top choices as they guarantee fixed returns to investors.

#FinancialBytes: Income tax deductions taxpayers can claim under Section 80C

29 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: Income tax deductions taxpayers can claim under Section 80C

Income tax accounts for a major part of the government's revenue and salaried individuals form a significant chunk of the overall taxpayers.

#FinancialBytes: How to choose the best tax-saving mutual fund?

14 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: How to choose the best tax-saving mutual fund?

When it comes to mutual funds, many investors have one common question: How to choose the best tax-saving mutual fund?

#FinancialBytes: 10 Documents you need while filing your I-T Return

03 Aug 2018

#FinancialBytes: 10 Documents you need while filing your I-T Return

Notably, the deadline for filing of Income Tax Return for the FY 2017-18 has been extended to August 1.

#FinancialBytes: How to save Income Tax under Section 80C

02 Aug 2018

#FinancialBytes: How to save Income Tax under Section 80C

Every individual, who earns more than a certain amount, is required to pay taxes in accordance to the Income Tax Act. If you don't plan well, this may seem like a hefty payment.

#FinancialBytes: Know all about Income Tax in India

26 Jul 2018

#FinancialBytes: Know all about Income Tax in India

Income tax refers to the percentage of your income that you're required to pay to the government under the Income Tax Act. Income tax is applicable to both individuals and companies and all types of income, be it from salary, capital gains, business/profession or any other source.

#FinancialBytes: Know all about ELSS that helps you save tax

19 Jul 2018

#FinancialBytes: Know all about ELSS that helps you save tax

Are you looking for an investment instrument which can not only offer you high returns but can also help you save tax?

#FinancialBytes: Know all about Income Tax in India

13 Jul 2018

#FinancialBytes: Know all about Income Tax in India

Income tax refers to the percentage of your income that you're required to pay to the government under the Income Tax Act. Income tax is applicable to both individuals and companies and all types of income, be it from salary, capital gains, business/profession or any other source.

#FinancialBytes: 10 Documents you need while filing your I-T Return

10 Jul 2018

#FinancialBytes: 10 Documents you need while filing your I-T Return

The deadline for filing of Income Tax Return for the FY 2017-18, i.e. July 31, 2018, is approaching fast.

#FinancialBytes: PPF or Mutual Fund: Which is better for investment?

03 Jul 2018

#FinancialBytes: PPF or Mutual Fund: Which is better for investment?

Both Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Mutual Funds (MFs) rank among the most popular investment avenues of today's investment world.

#FinancialBytes: Know all about Income Tax in India

18 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: Know all about Income Tax in India

Income tax refers to the percentage of your income that you're required to pay to the government under the Income Tax Act. Income tax is applicable to both individuals and companies and all types of income, be it from salary, capital gains, business/profession or any other source.

#FinancialBytes: 10 Documents you need while filing your I-T Return

16 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: 10 Documents you need while filing your I-T Return

The deadline for filing of Income Tax Return for the FY 2017-18, i.e. July 31, 2018, is approaching fast.

#FinancialBytes: Know all about ELSS that helps you save tax

12 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: Know all about ELSS that helps you save tax

Are you looking for an investment instrument which can not only offer you high returns but can also help you save tax?

#FinancialBytes: How to save Income Tax under Section 80C

09 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: How to save Income Tax under Section 80C

Every individual, who earns more than a certain amount, is required to pay taxes in accordance to the Income Tax Act. If you don't plan well, this may seem like a hefty payment.

Modi-govt scheme: Invest Rs. 210 monthly, get Rs. 5,000 pension!

17 Apr 2018

Modi-govt scheme: Invest Rs. 210 monthly, get Rs. 5,000 pension!

Does investing Rs. 210 monthly now, to get Rs. 5,000 monthly after retirement, sound like a high-returns investment plan?

Filling tax returns: 6 things to do before March 31

14 Mar 2018

Filling tax returns: 6 things to do before March 31

There are two weeks left to file income tax returns for the past financial year. The deadline is March 31.

Which post office investment scheme should you choose? Details here

03 Mar 2018

Which post office investment scheme should you choose? Details here

The Indian Department of Posts offers a variety of investment schemes to people. Retired and senior citizens form a major section of the subscribers.

Save the maximum tax under Income-Tax Sections 80C, 80CCD, 80D

12 Dec 2017

Save the maximum tax under Income-Tax Sections 80C, 80CCD, 80D

December is here, and taxpayers are in a rush to utilize tax deductions to the fullest, invest in various tax-saving instruments, and submit these proofs to employers.

ICICI Bank customers can now open PPF-account sitting at home

08 Dec 2017

ICICI Bank customers can now open PPF-account sitting at home

India's largest private bank ICICI Bank has introduced a fully-digital service to enable its customers to open a Public Provident Fund (PPF) online.

Did you know interest on PF post employment is taxable?

16 Nov 2017

Did you know interest on PF post employment is taxable?

Whether you have resigned, retired or were fired, interest on your provident fund account is taxable in the year of credit after employment.

Filing income tax returns: Don't forget these five interest payments

19 Jul 2017

Filing income tax returns: Don't forget these five interest payments

There are just over 10 days left to file your income tax returns. But you should be very careful while filing them. People often miss out on important details in hurry.

How to: File I-T returns without Form 16!

12 Jul 2017

How to: File I-T returns without Form 16!

With the last date for filing of income tax returns being July 31, employees must have received their Form 16 by now.