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Colours of Hazard

Colours of Hazard

Chemicals compounds used as colourants in fireworks, and their impact on health. Blazing Reds Lithium Compounds Toxic, irritating fumes when burnt Glittering Greens Barium Nitrate Can irritate respiratory tract, have possible radioactive fallout Brilliant Whites Aluminium Contact dermatitis, bio-accumulation Blues Copper Compounds Cancer risk, bio-accumulation Glitters Effects Antimony sulphide Toxic smoke, possible carcinogen   OTHER COMPOUNDS Sulphur Dioxide Acid rain Potassium Nitrate Carcinogenic, toxic dust Ammonium / Potassium Perchlorate Contaminate ground water, may cause thyroid problems Lead Dioxide / Nitrate…

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Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India

Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India

Manufacturer/Service Providers/Trader whose annual turnover is below Rs. 20 Lakh* need not pay any GST and need not register. Those with annual turnover upto Rs. 75 Lakh# can opt for composition scheme in which case the tax rates will be as follows: GST Rate of Composition Traders – 1% Manufacturers – 2% Restaurants – 5% In service sector, Composition Scheme for manufacturers of tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes, pan-masala & ice-cream and other edible ice, whether or not containing cocoa….

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Cancer

Cancer

Timely detection is the key to control. Awareness is the solution. Signs of Cancer Continuous Cough and Heaviness in Voice. Heavy Excessive bleeding during menstrual period and bleeding apart from menstrual period. Non-healing ulcers in the mouth. Lump in Breast Prevention of Cancer Take healthy food. Avoid alcohol intake. In case of any unwanted growth or swelling in any part of the body, consult a doctor immediately. Consult a doctor in case any change in pattern of menstrual period. Stop…

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Income Tax Slab Rate & Deductions – AY 2018 -19 (FY 2017-18)

Income Tax Slab Rate & Deductions – AY 2018 -19 (FY 2017-18)

Individual resident aged below 60 years (i.e. born on or after 1st April 1957) Income Slabs Tax Rates i. Where the taxable income does not exceed Rs. 2,50,000/-. NIL ii. Where the taxable income exceeds Rs. 2,50,000/- but does not exceed Rs. 5,00,000/-. 10% of amount by which the taxable income exceeds Rs. 2,50,000/-. Less : Tax Credit u/s 87A – 10% of taxable income upto a maximum of Rs. 5000/-. iii. Where the taxable income exceeds Rs. 5,00,000/- but…

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Income Tax Slab Rate & Deductions – AY 2017 -18 (FY 2016-17)

Income Tax Slab Rate & Deductions – AY 2017 -18 (FY 2016-17)

Income Tax Rate Chart / Income Tax Slabs as Applicable for Assessment Year 2017-18 / Financial Year 2016-17 for Individual, HUF, AOP, BOI, Partnership Firms, LLP and Companies. Rates for deduction of income-tax at source from “Salaries”, computation of “advance tax” and charging of income-tax in special cases during the financial year 2016-2017. The rates for deduction of income-tax at source from “Salaries” during the financial year 2016-2017 and also for computation of “advance tax” payable during the said year…

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