LTCG above Rs 1 lakh taxed at 10%, Sensex crashesFebruary 01, 2018 13:00
Long term capital gains exceeding Rs 1 lakh from sale of equities to be taxed at 10% without allowing benefit of indexation if the share is sold after January 31, 2018, says Jaitley.
Soon after he made the announcement the BSE Sensex crashed by over 400 points, to recover a little subsequently. But it is clear the investors are deeply upset over this move.
SC fixes 10 days for hearing of discrimination against women at religious places
The court will consider issues related to entry of Muslim women into mosques, female genital mutilation in the Dawoodi Bohra Muslim community and barring of Parsi women, married to non-Parsi men, from the holy fire place at Agiary.