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    This include Labour Law & HR news updates, Important Court Decisions, Good Articles for HR / Accountants / Business Owners to read. 

    Calculators which will make your work a lot easier, Example: ESI Calculator, PF Calculator, TDS Calculator etc

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    At the end of every month get a compliance Calendar for next month which you help you to remember all the important dates in the coming month. 

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    Compliance Calendar for October 2021

    Compliance Calendar for October 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of October 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Set Compliance Calendar as wallpaper and never forget these important …

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    Legal vs Illegal termination of employment

    Legal vs Illegal termination of employment

    Can an employer terminate an employee anytime? What is the correct procedure of termination? How much compensation does the employer owe to incase of layoff or termination of a workman? Don’t know? Here’s a deep dive into the bylaws of termination and layoff of workmen and related regulations and compensation.  Definition of Workman As per …

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    Diwali Bonus made simple!

    Diwali Bonus made simple!

    In ancient times, a “bonus” or “inaam”,  was usually paid by the employer to the employee as a reward for his work and dedication. Traditionally, this reward was paid around Diwali as a gift so  that the employees could shop and enjoy the festivities. However, post independence as India became more industrialised and moved towards …

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    First Law for Working Women in India

    First Law for Working Women in India

    The  first law established for working women in India was the Bombay Maternity Benefit Bill. It was first introduced in 1929 in the Bombay legislative council. Since its inception this legislation has always remained a double-edged sword.   The bill was first introduced in Bombay as it had textile industries with more female worker population. However, …

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    Compliance Calendar for September 2021

    Compliance Calendar for September 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of September, 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due  dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Set Compliance Calendar as wallpaper and never forget these important …

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    Sold your stocks? Understand TAX liability

    Sold your stocks? Understand TAX liability

    Most investors don’t know that profit from stock investing is not your income, but it is capital gain. It is not taxed as per your income tax slabs but as per Long term and Short term capital gain rules. Infact by knowing these basics can help you with trading decisions and save a lot of …

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    Ab nahi rukegi sarkari daftar mein apki file!

    Ab nahi rukegi sarkari daftar mein apki file!

    We’re Sorry! Our deepest apologies. The News Digest was not delivered and this one is a bit delayed too due to unavoidable circumstances. However, we are back on track and you can now enjoy reading the latest newsletters seamlessly.  Thank you for your incessant support always. Gone are the days when the sarkari babu’s could …

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    What if….

    What if….

    Hey Jagruk Janta! This is Rishabh! Today I would like to share an interesting experience with you. A story full of “what-ifs.” It was early 2016, I had recently shifted to Jaipur for my tutoring startup, living at the company guest house with few other office mates. A couple of my colleagues had booked a …

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    Compliance Calendar for August 2021

    Compliance Calendar for August 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of June 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Set Compliance Calendar as wallpaper and never forget these important …

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    Retirement Planning with NPS

    Retirement Planning with NPS

    NPS is the National Pension System initially designed for Central Government Employees, however, in 2009, the PFRDA (Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority) extended it to all the citizens of India. As an investment scheme, NPS has always been under fire for some or the other reason. Some argue that NPS is a bad investment …

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    How much gratuity money will I get?

    How much gratuity money will I get?

    Payment of Gratuity is a ‘Defined benefit’ provided to an employee as a lump sum, on his retirement. It is the money given to an employee in recognition of his services as a parting gift. The maximum amount of gratuity that can be paid to an employee is Rs 20 lakh. The employer can, however, …

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    Evolution of the Minimum Wage in India

    Evolution of the Minimum Wage in India

    Cabinet approves Loan Guarantee Scheme for Covid Affected Sectors (LGSCAS) and to enhance the corpus of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman announces relief package of Rs 6,28,993 crore Government grants further extension in timelines of compliances Registration under Atma Nirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY) extended from 30th June 2021 …

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    Compliance Calendar for July 2021

    Compliance Calendar for July 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of July, 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due  dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Bonus: We have made a detailed video about the Ultimate …

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    Tax Planning for Salaried Individuals

    Tax Planning for Salaried Individuals

    Payment of taxes wipes out a huge portion of one’s savings. This is especially true when one is not aware of the benefits that can come from tax planning. Tax planning helps to reduce the tax liability and in turn saves your hard earned income. It is a completely legal process but involves several steps …

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    HRA Calculator by LLA

    HRA Calculator by LLA

    House Rent Allowance, or commonly known as HRA, is an amount which is paid by employers to employees as a part of their salaries to employees for paying their house rent. This allowance is on the basis that the employee is renting a place for accommodation for his work purpose.  How is HRA Calculated? The …

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    News Digest | 10th June

    News Digest | 10th June

    ESIC extends deadline for filing ESI contribution for April till June 15 New benefits for families of EPF and ESIC subscribers amid Covid-19 EPFO allows  second Covid-19 advance withdrawal EPFO made Aadhaar linking mandatory Government expands scope of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme Trade Unions demand withdrawal of four labour codes PUDR Demands Withdrawal of …

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    Compliance Calendar for June 2021

    Compliance Calendar for June 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of June 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Set Compliance Calendar as a wallpaper and never forget these …

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    Are you looking for work from home?

    Are you looking for work from home?

    Hey Jagruk Janta! I Pray that you and your families are safe.  Today I would like to draw your attention to an ongoing scam. If you are looking for work from home you may face it. We at LLA get several mails and messages every day. DATA ENTRY SCAM. Let’s know it better. What exactly …

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    Local Employment Bill | Good or Bad for you?

    Local Employment Bill | Good or Bad for you?

    In 2020, the state of Haryana passed the controversial Haryana State Employment of Local Candidates Bill, which sparked a  debate among the industry and the citizens. Not just Haryana, recently many state governments have passed such laws, many states have tried implementing the quotas previously as well. Let’s discuss the idea and the future of …

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    ESI Calculator by LLA

    ESI Calculator by LLA

    ESI stands for Employee State Insurance managed by the Employee State Insurance Corporation which is an autonomous body created by the law under the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India. This scheme was started for Indian workers. The workers are provided with a huge variety of medical, monetary and other benefits from the …

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    News Digest | 2nd May

    News Digest | 2nd May

    Labour laws of Maharashtra, Haryana and UP to be reviewed Big breather for India Inc as government defers implementation of labour codes 70 percent of the salary will be paid by ESI upto 91 days if Covid affected EDLI Amount Under EPF hiked GPF interest rate unchanged Income tax changes effective from 1st April 2021 …

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    Compliance Calendar for May 2021

    Compliance Calendar for May 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of May, 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due  dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Set Compliance Calendar as a wallpaper and never forget these …

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    Code on Social Security, 2020

    Code on Social Security, 2020

    Today we deep dive into the Code on Social Security, 2020 to understand what the future holds for the  employers and employees. Keeping it Simple The Code on Social Security, 2020 (SS Code) repeals and replaces the following nine national labour laws: The Employees’ Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 The Employees’ State Insurance …

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    The HR will be dead by 2030?

    The HR will be dead by 2030?

    The flood of change to the HR industry in the last decade and particularly post the pandemic has brought about a revolution in the industry. Many industry experts believe that as a result of technological development which have made the job more convenient and simple, the HR would become redundant. Is it so?  Will HR …

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    Decoding Your Salary Slip

    Decoding Your Salary Slip

    When you join a company, you are promised a cost to the company (CTC), and that usually is a handsome amount, but when the salary is credited into your account, the figure somehow looks much smaller and the only document where you can find the details is your monthly salary slip. However, it is not …

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    Compliance Calendar for April 2021

    Compliance Calendar for April 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of April, 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due  dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Due Date Description Section/ Act/ Form 7-4-2021 TDS Payment for …

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    Bond in Investing?

    Bond in Investing?

    When it comes to investing our hard-earned money Fixed Deposits and Post Office schemes are the most popular forms of investment among Indian investors. However, with dipping interest rates these options are losing their shine. At such a time, bonds turn out to be a safe bet for such risk-averse investors who are looking beyond …

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    Its Raining IPOs

    Its Raining IPOs

    Post the lockdown, there has been a huge shift in the mindset of common man  regarding the stock market. As people have become more aware and open about investing and growing wealth, 2021 has become a good time for new market entrants. The companies are making the most of  this optimistic trend and are coming …

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    Compliance Calendar for March 2021 📅

    Compliance Calendar for March 2021 📅

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of March,, 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due  dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Tweet this or Share on Whatsapp

    Tax Time of the Year

    Tax Time of the Year

    It’s that time of the year when your company’s accounts department knocks on your door to submit your income-tax saving proofs. The taxes deducted at source (TDS) are covered under Section 192 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 making it the obligation of the employer to withhold taxes at the time of payment of salaries. The …

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    BUDGET DECODE

    BUDGET DECODE

    The Finance minister in her Budget 2021 speech announced a slew of taxation reforms along with increased spending on healthcare and other sectors.  The budget received a lukewarm response from the citizens. However, the budget was praised by the International Monetary Fund for its futuristic approach and focus on growth. Addressing the nation after the …

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    What’s new in the WhatsApp Privacy Policy?

    What’s new in the WhatsApp Privacy Policy?

    What’s new in the WhatsApp Privacy Policy?Experts fear that the new WhatsApp policy will integrate Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram to give a 360-degree profile into a person’s online activity, with a high level of insight into a person’s private and personal activities. This could be dangerous without any government oversight and in the absence of …

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    Crucial Changes in GST Rules

    Crucial Changes in GST Rules

    Crucial Changes in GST RulesIn the year 2021,  the tax department has come up with various changes in Goods and Service Tax (GST) Rules which will impact businesses registered under the GST regime and the businessmen who are planning to get themselves registered under GST. Here are the points you should know to run a …

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    Compliance Calendar for January 2021

    Compliance Calendar for January 2021

    Compliance Calendar for January 2021 A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of January, to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due dates. Bonus: We have made a detailed video about PF and TDS …

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    In the race to get a vaccine

    In the race to get a vaccine

    In the race to get a vaccine As the coronavirus continues to spread around the globe, companies and academic labs are working at a breakneck pace to develop solutions for economies to be open safely and permanently. India is the world’s biggest vaccine manufacturer, has a population of 1.3 billion at home to inoculate.What types …

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    Various types of ITR Forms. Which one should you choose?

    Various types of ITR Forms. Which one should you choose?

    Various types of ITR Forms. Which one should you choose? What are ITR forms?An ITR form is a prescribed form through which you communicate the details of your income earned, deductions claimed and taxes paid in a financial year to the Income Tax Department. It also enables you to carry forward the losses and claim …

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    Compliance Calendar, December 2020

    Compliance Calendar, December 2020

    Compliance Calendar, December 2020 A timely compliance with all the relevant laws, regulations and policies benefits organizations by keeping things running smoothly, reducing fines & penalties and also maintaining its position in the industry. Here is a Compliance Calendar for the month of December, to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due  dates …

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    Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana

    Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana

    Greetings of the day! The Burning Tale Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar YojanaUnion Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced an employment generation scheme as a part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat Package 3.0, on 12 November, 2020. Under the scheme, the government will give subsidy to establishments for new hirings. The subsidy would be to cover for provident fund …

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    Tax on Investment

    Tax on Investment

    Dear Loveleen Greetings of the day! The Burning Tale Tax on Investment With more people going on the internet, increasing awareness and presence of online portals has led to an increased interest in stock market investing.   But what about income from sale or purchase of shares? Many homemakers, retired people, spend their time gainfully buying …

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    PF Compliance Simplified!

    PF Compliance Simplified!

    The EPF Act is one of the world’s biggest social security schemes with a contribution rate which is 4 times the contribution  rate of the ESI Scheme. More than 7 crore employees are covered by the act .  Owing to the huge number of employees covered by the scheme & its complex structure, there is …

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    Compliances for different forms of Organisation- An important decision to make.

    Compliances for different forms of Organisation- An important decision to make.

    Greetings of the day! The Burning Tale Careful consideration should be taken when choosing a business entity as it makes a difference in compliances, taxes and ultimately profit. As a business owner, it is sometimes difficult to decide how to structure your business. The idea is not just to make it easy to run but …

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    Diwali Bonus this year?

    Diwali Bonus this year?

    Greetings of the day! The Burning Tale Diwali Bonus this year? With the festivities just around the corner, employees are eagerly expecting a Diwali bonus from their companies and many PSUs and Corporates have declared the bonus. But is it mandatory to give a Diwali Bonus? How is it calculated? Let’s understand it better. Bonus vs …

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    Compliance Calendar for February 2021

    Compliance Calendar for February 2021

    A meticulous and timely compliance mechanism is instrumental in meeting the rapid pace of legislative and regulatory changes. Here is the Compliance Calendar for the month of February, 2021 to keep you updated & reminded of the essential due dates because “Safety begins with compliance”. Tweet this or Share on Whatsapp Bonus: We have made …

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    Are you ready for the IPO Season?

    Are you ready for the IPO Season?

    Calendar year 2021 is set to witness a plethora of initial public offers (IPOs) as fundraising via public issue route gathers steam. At least 15 companies may come out with their initial public offerings. These include Indian Railway Finance Corporation, Kalyan Jewellers, Suryoday Small Finance Bank, ESAF Small Finance Bank, Indigo Paints, Brookfield India Real …

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    Decoding New Codes!

    Decoding New Codes!

    Greetings of the day! The Burning Tale THE  GOVT NOTIFIED THE THREE LABOUR CODES AFTER SECURING THE NOD OF PRESIDENT ON 28 SEPTEMBER 2020 The three labour codes passed by Parliament recently had been long due for decades. The three bills relate to occupational safety, health and working conditions, industrial relations and social security. Along with the earlier enacted Wage …

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    EPF Decoded!

    EPF Decoded!

    Greetings of the day! This edition will provide you with a brief analysis of the existing EPF rules and important points related to Employee Provident Fund, Employee Pension Scheme and EDLI. The Burning Tale 1. What is EPF? The Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) is a savings scheme introduced under the Employees’ Provident Fund and Miscellaneous …

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    Gratuity-Rewarding hard work and loyalty

    Gratuity-Rewarding hard work and loyalty

    Greetings of the day! This edition will provide you with a brief analysis of the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972. The act provides for a scheme for the payment of gratuity to employees engaged in factories, mines, oilfields, plantations, ports, railway companies, shops or other establishments and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. The …

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    Dancing your way to freelancing!

    Dancing your way to freelancing!

    Greetings of the day! Desperate times call for desperate measures. Owing to the  need for supplemental income due to high unemployment, increasing cost of living, growing aspirations of students and changing mindsets of women engaged in homemaking, the gig economy is growing rapidly. This edition will provide you tips and tools that will help you …

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    Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest

    Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest

    Greetings of the day! This edition will provide you with an in-depth analysis of the Taxpayers Charter and Faceless Assessment announced by the Prime Minister on 13th August, 2020. The Burning Tale What is a charter? A charter is the grant of authority or rights, stating that the granter formally recognizes the prerogative of the recipient to …

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    Opportunity of a lifetime?

    Opportunity of a lifetime?

    Greetings of the day! Got an offer that sounds too good to be true?  Beware! Scam ho sakta hai! Covid-19 has changed the way we live, celebrate, socialize and work. Most of us are working from home while others have lost jobs and are looking for opportunities. This is the perfect opportunity for criminals wanting to exploit …

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