This is a great time of the year to connect with your self-employed clients and share end-of-year tax tips and commonly overlooked tax deductions.Your self-employed clients are always heads down with their business operations, but it’s a good practice to take advantage of opportunities to coach them on some easy-to-digest tax topics.
CFC Underwriting made the claim after analyzing figures which revealed UK organizations made a disproportionately high number of claims in 2016 relative to the number of these firms on its books.The UK represents just 8% of CFC’s policy count yet 17% of its claims count, a spokeswoman told Infosecurity.
This new approach has cut into the profits of cab services, prompting lawmakers to address certain issues regarding the legality of ride sharing, also known as peer-to-peer car sharing.Confusion with insuranceCurrently, personal insurance is used to cover the cars and their occupants.
The much-awaited foreign direct investment (FDI) cap hike in insurance, from 26 to 49 per cent, has set the stage for Indian promoters to unlock value by reducing their equity stakes.The holding of Indian partners in insurance ventures ranges from 74 to 100 per cent.
The government is getting ready to open up commercial coal mining to private companies for the first time in four decades, with the aim of shifting the world's third-biggest coal importer towards energy self-sufficiency.As of now, only Coal India and a small government-owned company are allowed to mine and sell coal in India.
Pvt insurance firms face challenges after leaner, fitter and more profitable from the 2008 meltdown, but challenges remain.
Shikha Sharma quit as CEO and MD of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance to take over at Axis Bank; her successor V.Reliance Life Insurance, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance, Max Life Insurance and others all saw their top executive change.
The guidelines are expected to be out soon, since they are just awaiting approval from the Securities and Exchange Board of India.The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (Irda) on Tuesday said the guidelines for insurance companies to tap the capital market for funds were awaiting the approval of Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi).
The insurance companies have come out with an innovative proposition, wherein they would insure the weddings against their postponement of cancellations for certain reasons.Seeing a business opportunity in this, the insurance companies have come out with an innovative proposition, wherein they would insure the weddings against their postponement of cancellations for certain reasons.
At the end of 2012-13, unclaimed money with life insurance companies was Rs 4,866 crore compared to Rs 1,373 crore in 2009-10.At the end of 2012-13, unclaimed money with life insurance companies was Rs 4,866 crore compared to Rs 1,373 crore in 2009-10.
It is observed that currently the standalone health insurance companies can utilise the services of life insurance agents after converting them into composite agents, which calls for completion of Certification by them, it said.It has been decided to waive mandated certification for life insurance agents desiring to distribute products of a Standalone Health Insurance Company, the regulator said.
2 per cent and 5-6 per cent, respectively," Kotak Institutional Equities said in its pre-earnings season report today.The government had on November 8 banned old Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 banknotes worth around Rs 20.
Within a few weeks of issuing its blacklisting policy, the Defence Ministry has made amendments in it by announcing that the ban on blacklisted firms cannot be more than 10 years."Earlier, the policy stated that the punishment would not be less than five years but now it has been added that the period of banning of business dealings with such entities shall not be more than 10 years," a Defence Ministry official said.
Regulator Sebi has sought detailed explanations from some listed Tata firms on alleged violations of corporate governance and insider trading norms flagged by ousted directors Cyrus Mistry and Nusli Wadia.Ever since Mistry's sudden removal as Tata Sons Chairman on October 24, allegations have been rife in the air.
The airline inducted the first A320 neo -- which have better fuel efficiency -- in June last year and now has a fleet of 23 aircraft.While GoAir did not disclose the total value of the latest order for 72 aircraft, a back of the envelope calculation based on Airbus listed price for 2016 shows that the order would be worth more than Rs 52,000 crore.
American companies are keen on investing in India but they want to see improvement in business climate like clarity in tax policies and streamlining of "complex" regulations, a top Obama Administration official has said.They see the reforms as a positive sign of India's willingness to make the needed improvements to its business climate," US Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Global Markets, Arun Kumar told PTI.