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4 tips for freelancers

by on February 20, 2022 0
There are many benefits to being self employed. Often, you will be able to set your own hours, work from any location, and take on projects that interest you. There are also tax benefits to being self-employed. But a potential downside is that the tax filing process can be trickier and cumbersome than if... Read More

Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment Company Limited Announces Monthly Distribution and Estimated Profits

by on December 10, 2021 0
TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / December 9, 2021 / Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment Company Limited (TSX: FAP) (the “Company”), a closed-end investment company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, today announced that it will pay a monthly distribution of CAD 2.25 cents per common share on January 11, 2022 to all ordinary shareholders of... Read More

Income from NTMs subject to capital gains tax or income tax?

by on November 24, 2021 0
I had invested ??100,000 in non-convertible debentures (NCDs) of Muthoot Finance Ltd in April 2017 and obtained ??129,538 by the June 2020 deadline. Can you tell me whether it will attract capital gains tax or income tax? -Name hidden on request (Responses from Sanjiv Bajaj, Co-Chairman and Managing Director, Bajaj Capital.) The products at... Read More

What’s the best way to save for college

by on October 27, 2021 0
Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on product links from our affiliate partners. With the cost of college education increasing year by year, many parents plan to pay for part of their child’s college... Read More

YBR Home Loans Signals Digital Pivot and Broker Expansion

by on October 25, 2021 0
The recently rebranded franchise and brokerage aggregation group – Yellow Brick Road (YBR) Home Loans – has announced a multi-channel distribution offering, with a mix of digital and traditional mortgage brokerage. In an ASX market update in which it described its strategic direction for FY22 and its results for FY21, the leading brokerage firm... Read More

What is a direct student loan and how do you qualify for it?

by on October 16, 2021 0
Direct loans can help you cover tuition costs after the gift aid has run out. You can get four types of direct loans: subsidized, unsubsidized, PLUS and consolidation loans. You must complete the Free Federal Student Aid Application to be eligible for direct loans. Learn more about Insider’s student loan coverage here. Free financial... Read More

Is Social Security Failing For Our Nation’s Seniors?

by on October 10, 2021 0
Whether you’re already retired or planning to retire at some point, chances are you will depend on Social Security to varying degrees to make ends meet during your golden years. In April, national pollster Gallup surveyed non-retirees to gauge how dependent they expected to be on Social Security earnings when they hang up their... Read More

3 social security rules that could catch you off guard

by on October 8, 2021 0
Social Security is one of the most important benefit programs in the United States because it is a crucial source of retirement income for the elderly. Unfortunately, there are many confusing rules that affect the amount of benefits older Americans find themselves in. If you don’t know these rules, you might have a nasty... Read More

Offer of the ICICI Bank festival: Mortgage loans at 6.7%; up to 50% off shopping, food, travel, flight bookings

by on October 1, 2021 0
Offers also available on banking products including loans, credit cards, savings and checking accounts. ICICI Bank announced “Festive Bonanza,” a comprehensive suite of offers with instant rebates and cash back rewards on thousands of products, including luxury items from premium brands and leading e-commerce platforms. ICICI Bank also offers attractive benefits to private and... Read More

Know the Values ​​of Health Savings Accounts | Business

by on September 25, 2021 0
Since 2004, Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) have been available to help save and pay for health care costs. They work with high deductible health insurance and are known for their triple tax advantages. Contributions can be deducted from income. Income is tax-deferred on the HSA account and, while HSA funds are used for qualifying... Read More

Treasury directives extend the list of eligible CERT expenses

by on September 23, 2021 0
The US Treasury Department appears to be nearing the end of the CERTS grant application approval process. Most of the recipients received their initial payment, estimated at 80% of the total scholarship. Below is a summary of how CERTS funds should be spent, including information from the newly published FAQs earlier this month. Tracy... Read More

10 ways to avoid the 10% early retirement penalty

by on September 21, 2021 0
Retirement is something each of us should plan for. Not surprisingly, you want to make sure that you will have enough income to last your entire life. Theoretically, if you plan well, you could even retire early. You may have sold your business for a profit, maximized your contributions to your retirement account, invested... Read More

What to do if you can’t pay your loans during the pandemic

by on September 4, 2021 0
As the coronavirus pandemic continues and the economy recovers, some American workers still face financial uncertainty. For those who are struggling to keep up with their debt, there are relief options available from banks, lenders, and the federal government. If you can’t or won’t be able to pay off your loans soon, one of... Read More

At whose expense? The Latin American debate on tax reform

by on August 23, 2021 0
Several Latin American countries are planning to carry out tax reforms in order to face the social and economic challenges left by the coronavirus pandemic. The health and economic crisis has hit this region hard, whose leaders must meet the challenge of achieving the expansion of the public expenditure, promote strategies for boost income... Read More

AGA HDFC | Demand for mortgage loans remains strong: Deepak Parekh

by on July 21, 2021 0
In the context of the pandemic, Parekh said HDFC explained that there are three main controllable elements – liquidity, growth and asset quality. Demand for home loans has remained strong even during the Covid-19 pandemic, Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) President Deepak Parekh said on Tuesday at the property financier’s 44th Annual General Meeting... Read More

Seniors Income Plan benefits up $ 30 / month

by on July 20, 2021 0
Seniors in need of financial assistance have received a boost from the Government of Saskatchewan. The maximum monthly benefit provided by the Seniors Income Plan (SIP) increased by $ 30 per month effective July 1. The benefit increased from $ 270 per month to $ 300 per month for single retirees and from $... Read More

Your money: where can you invest your emergency funds?

by on July 18, 2021 0
Invest systematically to get returns without compromising liquidity and without taking excessive risk. By Sneha Joshi We all agree that we need to have savings for emergencies. Life is unpredictable, especially after a pandemic. Some days are not all sunny; therefore, it is crucial to be prepared for the rainy day. Here are five... Read More

Why 529 plans are the best choice

by on July 14, 2021 0
Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on product links from our affiliate partners. It’s common knowledge that the sooner you start saving for a big expense, like college, the better off you’ll be in... Read More

Trial of Georgia Insurance Commissioner suspended

by on July 12, 2021 0
ATLANTA (AP) – More than two years after being accused of defrauding his former employer of more than $ 2 million and facing federal charges, Georgia’s suspended insurance commissioner is set to stand trial. Jim Beck, a Republican, was elected Commissioner of Insurance and Fire Safety in 2018 and then was indicted in May... Read More

How Small Businesses Claim Billions in IRS Cash Refunds

by on July 4, 2021 0
A store advertises for employees, after restrictions on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were lifted, in Santa Monica, Calif., On June 22, 2021. Lucy Nicholson | Reuters Small businesses across the country are struggling to keep their employees and attract new employees in a tight labor market that has given workers the edge. The latest non-farm... Read More

Taxpayers are advised to consider the claim for reimbursement of home office expenses before filing their tax return.

by on July 3, 2021 0
The South African Revenue Authority recently posted an update on their website regarding home office expenses. This statement serves to provide additional clarification to individual taxpayers, who might consider submitting claims for home office expenses on their tax returns which can now be filed for tax year 2021. Naturally, due to the impact of... Read More

SARS urges taxpayers to carefully consider working from home expenses

by on July 2, 2021 0
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has urged taxpayers to carefully consider working from home before submitting claims to the tax collector. SARS recently posted an update on their website regarding home office expenses. In a statement released Thursday, the collector provided additional clarification to individual taxpayers who may consider submitting home office expense... Read More