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Income Tax Slab Rates / Important Dates For Tax Returns (2017-2018)

Tax Returns

INCOME TAX SLAB RATES / IMPORTANT DATES FOR TAX RETURNS (2017-2018) Income Tax Slab Rates / Important Dates For Tax Returns (2017-2018) have been compiled and posted below for filing of tax return, payment of TDS/TCS, service tax , VAT, Advance Income Tax on due dates by the Indian military persons. Income Tax Slab Rate: Income tax slab rates are for different classes of taxpayers, who are taxed ...[Read More]

How to exchange existing 1000 and 500 Rupee Notes ?

How to exchange existing 1000 and 500 Rupee Notes ? – FAQ issued by RBI How to exchange existing 1000 and 500 Rupee Notes ? – FAQ issued by RBI With effect from 08 Nov 2016 midnight the old notes in circulation of ₹ 500 and 1000 have become illegal tender as the gazette notification published by Government of India. The existing 1000 and 500 Rupee Notes have been banned to deal with wide circulat ...[Read More]

Discounted Air Tickets to Armed Forces

Discounted Air Tickets to Armed Forces and their Dependents UdChalo is an initiative by UpCurve Software Consulting Pvt. Ltd. The concept has been founded by Graduates from Army Institute of technology, Pune, who have a strong Army background. Under the udChalo scheme exclusive air travel services are provided to the Armed Forces and their families as a mark of respect for their hard work, dedicat ...[Read More]

Power Line Safety – Safety and Care

Power Line Safety – Safety and Care Power lines are used to transmit the electrical energy from the Power Houses to the consumers. These power lines carry huge amount of electric current and can be hazardous if we ignorantly come in contact with them. We need to be aware of the safety procedure to be adopted in such cases. We are sharing below a video which shows the safety points to be kept ...[Read More]

Indoor plants that help purify air

Indoor Plants Pollution is a major cause of worry for the present generation. Polluted air is one of the major issue specially in big cities who are prone to this by virtue of industrialization, increased traffic, afforestation, large population etc . There are some indoor plants that help produce clean air and can be used indoors. These plants can help you and people around you in the house stay ...[Read More]

Toll Free Number for Defense Pensioners

PCDA (P) Toll Free Number for Defense Pensioners For providing information or help to pensioners/family pensioners on pensionary matter, PCDA (P) office has initialized a TOLL FREE NUMBER 1800-180-5325. However, pensioners/family pensioners are required to provide some information viz PPO No. Service/Account No, date of discharge of pensioner or date of death of pensioner/in case of family pension ...[Read More]

Irregular Payment of Defence Pension:Failure in Annual identification/Life Certificates

Office of the Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Pension) has instructed that in order to avoid irregularities, e-data of life certificates of the Defence Pensioners obtained by the PDAs in the month of November each year has to be forwarded/provided to PCDA Office by 15th of December of that year positively. The relevant circular on the subject is reproduced below for information of all c ...[Read More]

Platinum Grant at 75 yrs age for Retired Army Officers

Platinum Grant at 75 yrs age for Retired Army Officers from Army Officer’s Benevolent Fund Retired army officers, who have completed 75 years of age, are entitled to a grant of Rs 50,000.00 from the Army Officers Benevolent Fund. In case of demise of an officer, during service or later before completing 75 years, this amount is payable to the next of kin immediately after the demise of the o ...[Read More]

Eligibility of widowed/ divorced daughter for grant of family pension

Department of Ex-Servicemen welfare, Defence Ministry has issued clarification in respect of eligibility of family pension to divorced or widowed daughter in line with the decision taken by Department of Pension, Personnel Ministry in this issue.The related OM clarifying Eligibility of widowed/ divorced daughter for grant of family pension is as under:- Government of India Ministry of Defence Depa ...[Read More]

FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE FOR VETERANS

FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE FOR VETERANS THROUGH AGRICULTURE Veterans leave the Armed Forces much before the retirement age of 60 yrs and those who get pension eke out a living from it or need to do a job for a living if financial commitments are high. It is demeaning to see a soldier doing a private security guard’s job, where he is subjected to humiliation by those who do not qualify to command his ...[Read More]