Wednesday, October 25, 2017

FCNR Deposit Interest Rates USD - ICICI vs SBI vs HDFC vs Kotak vs Axis Bank

FCNR term deposit is very hot at the moment. As I said in my last post it Right time to invest in FCNR deposit, it's the perfect time to get much better interest rates on foreign currency in India than abroad. If you consider USD interest rates, then Indian banks are offering up to 5.53% interest rates for five years deposit, this looks awesome.

Monday, October 9, 2017

How much TDS is deducted on Bank, Company and NRO Fixed Deposits?

TDS stands for Tax deducted at source, is income tax levied on interest earned by Fixed deposits. The rate on which TDS is applied varies, depending upon, whether the Fixed deposit is with a bank, a company or the post office. TDS also depends upon total interest earned on a financial year. For bank Fixed deposits, TDS is triggered when interest earned in a financial year (1 April to 31st March) is higher than 10K and for company fixed deposit or post office deposit, TDS triggered when interest earned on a financial year is more than Rs 5000.

Monday, October 2, 2017

List of documents required for opening Sukanya Samriddhi Yojna Account

If you are eligible to open Sukanya Samriddhi Yojna account, as per eligibility criterion showed here and decided to open a sukanya samriddhi account then, accept my congratulations. It's a great decision to secure future of your daughter. Now, coming back to formalities, in general, you will need following documents to open an SSY account: