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Posted under Other News on 23 Dec,16 1:38p.m.
Interest rates on popular small savings instruments like public provident fund (PPF), Kisan Vikas Patra, Sukanya Samriddhi Account and Senior Citizens Savings Scheme are likely to fall further. The government will soon set interest rate for the January-March quarter on small savings schemes. Earlier this week, retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) decided to lower the i....
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Posted under Other News on 17 Dec,16 11:25p.m.
The central government employees union asked the government to settle the demands raised by NJCA regarding modifications of 7th Pay Commission recommendations as submitted in the memorandum to Cabinet Secretary on 10th December 2015. Honour the assurance given by the Union Ministers to NJCA on 30th June 2016 and 6th July 2016, especially increase in minimum wage and fitment factor. Grant revi....
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Posted under Other News on 11 Dec,16 7:33p.m.
Salaried individuals have to give details of deductions they are eligible for under the various provisions of Income Tax Laws from this year. The tax department has this year notified a new form - called Form 12BB.Employees will now have to furnish evidence of claims and tax-saving investments to their employers through Form 12BB. The practice of furnishing details of deductions to employees is no....
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Posted under Other News on 16 Nov,16 9:02p.m.
Considering the fact that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is making drastic changes in the banking system, chances are there the Income Tax will be a thing of the past. There are rumours that government is also mulling the idea of replacing existing taxation mechanism with the Banking Transaction Tax (BTT). This is one of the proposal floated by the Pune-based think-tank Arthakranti, who is claiming ....
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Posted under Other News on 15 Nov,16 8:57p.m.
From un-reliable sources. Reader discretion advisedThere are unconfirmed reports that the government has decided a formula that will see the House Rent Allowance hiked from the current rates. Sources indicate that the HRA could be 27%, 18% (for X, Y and Z city category) and 9% up by one stage from the existing 24%, 16% and 8% recommended ny the seventh pay commission. Currently the recommendations....
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Posted under Other News on 12 Nov,16 11:18p.m.
Dr. A. Sampath MP from Attingal, Kerala have written to the Finance Minister for the implementation of the pay benefits to the employees working in Autonomous Organisations and Central Government Employees who are working in Autonomous bodies on deputation.Copy of the letter is given blow ....
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Posted under Other News on 06 Nov,16 8:37p.m.
The government has decided to focus on over 500 autonomous bodies -from the University Grants Commission and Jawahar Lal Nehru University to Delhi Development Authority, Prasar Bharati and CSIR -and has asked Niti Aayog to review the performance of these entities that have mushroomed over the years with little oversight. Sources told TOI that Niti Aayog has been entrusted the task as the governmen....
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Posted under Other News on 01 Nov,16 8:46a.m.
The government order for implementation of decision on the recommendations of the seventh Central Pay Commission (CPC) for revision of pension of pre-2016 Defence Forces Pensioners has been issued on Saturday.As per the order, for the pre January 1 pensioners, the revised pension w.e.f. January 1 shall be determined by multiplying the basic pension/basic family pension as had been drawn as on Dece....
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