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house rent allowance

Taxpayers beware! Claiming false HRA through ITR may land you in problem

The format of Form-16 has been changed to make it in sync with the format of Income Tax return (ITR).

17 Jul 2019 2:58 PM

Unusual methods to save more tax

The income law gives many non-traditional options to save tax. Here are some ways to raise exemption bar.

04 Mar 2019 2:43 AM

HRA hike under 7th pay commission impacted CPI by 35 bps: study

The revised HRA structure, under the seventh CPC, came into place in July 2017.

25 Apr 2018 4:08 PM

New wages under 7th Pay Commission from July

The hiked payment is likely to firm up private consumption growth which had tanked a little in the final quarter of last fiscal.

09 Jun 2017 11:47 AM

Secretaries' panel to decide on HRA proposals today

Employees' union has demanded an HRA of 30 per cent, 20 per cent and 10 per cent of their basic salary.

29 May 2017 3:11 PM


Cabinet Secy assures fast decision on allowance report

Lavasa Committee has proposed a House Rent Allowance of up to 30 per cent of basic salary.

25 May 2017 11:54 AM

Decision on 30 pc House Rent Allowance likely today

Empowered Committee of Secretaries to discuss today allowance structure for central govt employees.

24 May 2017 1:15 PM

Cabinet okays 7th Pay Commission proposals; key facts

Armed forces have been pressing for reverting to percentage-based regime for disability pension.

04 May 2017 1:13 PM

7th Pay Commission: Lavasa panel submits report

Full implementation of panel recommendations will cost govt Rs 29,300 crore.

28 Apr 2017 5:01 PM

Submit proof for your HRA exemption claim: I-T dept

I-T dept swings into action after subtantial rise in number of fake rent receipts employers are getting.

11 Apr 2017 2:38 PM