Tag: tax

Tax on your gold and real estate investments

Real estate and gold have traditionally formed a large chunk of Indian investors’ portfolios. However, over the past few years, returns from them have been poor to negative. Apart from keeping gold or real estate for self-use, investments in these two asset classes doesn’t make much economic…

Package tours likely to get cheaper post tax credits’ review

NEW DELHI: Package tours could become cheaper as the government is looking at a proposal to allow tax credits to tour operators, which will reduce the incidence of the goods and services tax on those booking holidays. The GST Council is expected to take a call on this at its next meeting,…

Swiss ‘spied inside German ministry’ in tax scandal

German investigators suspect that a mole spied for Swiss intelligence from inside a government office which was trying to catch German tax dodgers. The allegations are part of the case against an alleged Swiss spy arrested in a Frankfurt hotel on Friday, German media report. He…