7th pay commission Diwali gift: 15 lakh government employees of this state get massive bonus, DA

November 5, 2018

7th pay commission Diwali gift: In a big decision just a few days ahead of Diwali, the Uttar Pradesh government has announced salary gift for its over 15 lakh state government employees. CM Yogi Adityanath approved late night the proposal to hike dearness allowance (DA) by 2 per cent for the employees. Significantly, these government employees will now get 9 per cent DA, in line with the central government employees….

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LPG Subsidy Status – Indane|HP|Bharat Gas Subsidy in Bank Account

November 5, 2018

The LPG Cylinder prices are increasing rapidly. LPG subsidy gives some relaxation to the consumers. Checking the LPG Subsidy Status is easier than before. One can easily find out if his Gas Subsidy Amount has been credited or not. In this article, we will help you to Check the LPG Subsidy Status Online. Also, you can easily Find out the Gas Subsidy Amount in your Bank Account. Here, we are sharing…

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SBI Minimum Balance Rules, Penalty Charges For Non-Compliance Explained

November 5, 2018

SBI or State Bank of India has set certain rules applicable to its savings account customers. Individuals holding regular savings accounts with SBI are required to maintain a monthly average balance (MAB) to the tune of Rs. 1,000-3,000, according to the bank’s website – sbi.co.in. The monthly average balance, which is the average of end-of-day balances in the savings account in a month, varies depending on the location of the branch. Customers failing to meet…

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I-T dept proposes online filing of tax exemption application

November 1, 2018

Educational institutions, hospitals, charitable and religious trusts will soon have to file the online application for seeking income tax exemption, the I-T department said Monday. The department sought comments from stakeholders by November 12 on the amended rules and application forms seeking tax exemptions by such entities. “In view of the digital advancement that the government in general, and the income tax department in particular, have made, it is imperative…

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Unable to decide Diwali gift? Give your loved ones freedom to choose through HDFC eGiftPlus Card

November 1, 2018

With just seven days left to the festival of light, you might be wondering what gifts your near and dear ones may want from you this Diwali. If you are unable to predict their current need or fail to select a unique gift, it’s better you give your loved ones a freedom to choose their own thing to avoid gifting the same thing that they have got from another person….

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US citizenship move may be bad news for Indians

November 1, 2018

Anuj Dhamija’s wife is an H-1B visa-holder cleared for Green Card, he is on H-4 work authorisation for dependents and their children are Americans by birth. Their small world, already in the throes of uncertainty, has been shook up by President Donald Trump’s plans to end birthright citizenship. “Do we belong here at all?” asked Dhamija, a project manager with a construction company in Massachusetts. “I am going through this…

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How to pay LIC premium online

October 30, 2018

If paying your LIC premiums by directly visiting the branch has become a problem for you, you can take the online route now. The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has made a few online options available to its policyholders to pay premiums. You can do so by either visiting the LIC website or by downloading LIC India’s app. Here’s how you can make premium payments online via these different…

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Home, car loan EMIs to get costlier as RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points

October 30, 2018

The Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), in its third bi-monthly statement, hiked the key repo rate by 25 basis points (bps) to 6.50 per cent. RBI’s second-consecutive increase in repo rate comes as a bad news for those who have taken loans from banks. This is likely to lead to an increase in the interest bank customers pay on loans, be it home loan, car loan or…

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SBI customers alert! You won’t be able to withdraw more than Rs 20,000 from ATMs after October 31

October 29, 2018

India’s largest bank, State of Bank of India (SBI) has decided to reduce the daily cash withdrawal limit for Classic and Maestro debit cards from Rs 40,000 to Rs 20,000 per day. The bank has taken this decision ‘in view of the increased number of complaints around fraudulent transactions at ATMs and to encourage digital and cashless transactions’. In a statement, SBI said that the new withdrawal limit will be…

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Your electricity bill may rise if you live in these states; Adani, Tata Power get SC relief

October 29, 2018

With the Supreme Court giving the go-ahead to discoms and stressed power companies — Adani group and Tata Power — to appeal for amendment in power purchasing agreement (PPA) of Mundra projects, it is likely for the consumers to bear the brunt of higher power tariffs, should the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CPEC) agree to recommendations made by a high-powered panel. The top court on Monday allowed the discoms and stressed power companies…

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Diwali bonanza for passengers! Indian Railways to partially scrap flexi-fare scheme; discounts likely

October 29, 2018

Diwali bonanza for Indian Railways passengers! Railway Minister Piyush Goyal is all set to give a Diwali gift to passengers by deciding to partially scrap the flexi-fare scheme. A source in the know-how of the matter told Financial Express Online that Goyal is likely to take the decision today itself, ahead of the Diwali and Chhath puja rush that Indian Railways sees. The revised flexi-fare scheme is expected to have…

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You Can Now Check The Status Of Your Filed Returns On GSTN Portal

October 27, 2018

GST Network portal can now be used by taxpayers to view the status of returns filed by them. The status of all returns like GSTR-1 or GSTR-3B can be accessed at one place by logging in to the portal. You Can Now Check The Status Of Your Filed Returns On GSTN Portal GSTR-1 is a monthly return that summarizes all sales of a taxpayer while GSTR-3B is a monthly self-declaration…

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