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Time period extended for 100% tax benefit for Startups

In January 2016 the government launched the ‘Startup India’ initiative. Many benefits including tax benefits were proposed for businesses recognized under Startup India. In his Budget 2017, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stated that the thrust of his tax proposal policy is to stimulate growth among others. He has focused on SMEs and startups stating these […]

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How GST will help Startups

We have been surrounded with a buzz on GST and its impact on various industries. Most of the discussions are happening around how GST will turn around the way India does business, how various industries are going to benefit from the shift in tax regime and how this will optimize the GDP of India. Analysts […]

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Getting ESOPS as salary package? Know the tax treatment

Start-ups jobs are fairly common in India and have given ESOPs immense popularity. Several large American organisations with employees in India also offer ESOPs. Let’s understand how ESOPs are taxed. Before we begin to understand taxation of ESOPs, here are some key terms ESOP – or Employee Stock Option Plan allows an employee to own […]

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