Tax-smart, profitable investing options at your fingertips
The true profitability of any investment is reckoned by the returns you get
from it after paying taxes. The lower the taxes, the higher your returns. This
personal investing ready-reckoner by two of India's leading tax experts guides
you on the pros and cons and tax benefits of all popular investment options to
help you select the most profitable investment portfolio for you and your
All investment options are arranged in a unique A-to-Z format for instant
Key investment and taxation guidelines are provided for each option to
help you select those that meet your investment goals;
How to work out tax-smart investment plans for your family based on the
age and income of different family members, including senior citizens, women
Income and wealth tax-free investments;
Check-list of investments that after income tax deduction benefits;
Guidelines for investing in the name of your spouse, minor and major
children without clubbing of wealth and income
Investment guidelines for achieving zero-tax status.
Ram Niwas Lakhotia
Ram Niwas Lakhotiais a well-known authority on taxation in the country. He is a regular
writer and editor of several books on Income-tax, Vegetarianism and also Humour.
His various books have seen over 500 editions so far. He regularly writes for
leading newspapers. He had a brilliant academic career. He stood First Class
First in both the Degree and Post-Graduate Examinations in Commerce. He joined
the Indian Revenue Service and stood First in the whole of India in the I.T.O's Examination.
the founder President of Rajasthani Academy, New Delhi he is active in social service and cultural activities. Every year he awards
"Lakhotia Puraskar" of Rs. 1 lakh,declared by the Central Government
as a National Award for the best writer in Rajasthani language. He is past
District Governor of Lions Clubs International. As the President of Vegetarian
Congress of Delhi he is spreading Vegetarianism for Health and Happiness. He is
Trustee of several Charitable Trusts. He has addressed over 5,000 seminars &
lecture meetings in India
and abroad. He is the Chief Editor of "Excellent
Living" monthly journal. Every Sunday as "Tax Doctor" Shri R.N.
Lakhotia answered questions on income-tax on Zee Business TV channel for many years.