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I-T dept exempts about 120 startups from angel tax net

New Delhi: The income tax (I-T) department has informed about 120 startups that they are exempt from paying taxes on funds raised from angel investors. The intimation, sent to…

Startups focus on staff’s emotional wellbeing, outsource counselling

BENGALURU: Ramesh has been working with an IT firm for four years, putting in more than 12 hours each day on an average to cope with the increasing…

View: Draft e-commerce policy will wreak havoc on Indian startups

On March 4, the US government announced that India would no longer be entitled to benefits under the Generalised System of Preferences programme, which allowed many Indian goods…

Attractiveness sells: China’s startups want `Good-Looking’ tech workers

A year ago, China’s largest technology companies were lambasted for posting job ads seeking male employees by using “good-looking” female workers to try to lure coders. The giants…

Relief for startups caught in angel tax imbroglio, DPIIT, CBDT hold discussions on demands

NEW DELHI: India’s tax officials will take into account the new policy framework for startupsthat was announced on February 19 and not press ahead with showcause notices that have already been issued, providing…

AirAsia launches venture capital fund to back startups in Southeast Asia

Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia Group said it was launching a venture capital fund in the United States to invest in startups seeking to enter or expand in Southeast…

Over 70% startups in India have received angel tax notices: Survey

Over 73 percent of startups that raised capital between Rs 50 lakh to Rs 2 crore in India have received angel tax notice(s) from the Income Tax Department till date….

How Micelio Will Help EV Startups To Transit From Ideation To Production

A major problem that Indian cities currently grapple with is air pollution. Of the 15 cities worldwide with the worst air quality, 14 are in India. In these…

Angel Tax sops may not apply to all startups: Experts

MUMBAI: Benefits of the changes notified by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) on the so-called angel taxmay not apply to all startups, experts said. DIPP said Wednesday…

Wharton India Economic Forum, India’s largest student-run biz conference, showcases startups in edtech, fintech and travel

The Wharton India Startup Challenge received 500+ applications, of which top 10 finalists were chosen. The three winners earned a cash prize of $20,000 and other rewards from AWS,…