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Cost of sending iphone to India from USA

Custom Duty on iPhone to India from USA 2019 – GST Tax Calculator

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       2 Jun, 19

Sending iphone to India is expensive (custom duty + GST Tax) than buying in India. Mark as Gift does not help. Carrying and not declaring at Indian airport custom evades duty but not safe.

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USPS Fedex final package

How to Send Used Mobile to India by USPS Fedex from USA

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       2 Jun, 19

Mobile to India custom duty with GST Tax, paid by buyer or receiver. Sending used mobile from USA by USPS (Fedex delivery) in India. Process for courier custom clearance, sample custom forms. Receiver's PAN Card, Passport size Photograph and ID proof needed for custom clearance. No custom duty on gift up-to 10k INR.

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Perquisite value of company leased accomodation

Tax on Company Leased Accomodation – CLA Perquisite Value

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       29 May, 19

Calculate Company Leased Accommodation tax. Complex CLA rules for income tax in easy terms. HRA vs CLA decision should be made to get maximum tax benefits.

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Avoid Sales Tax gold buying in USA

How to Avoid Sales Tax on Jewelry in USA, Amazon, Online

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       21 May, 19

Avoid Sales tax on Jewelry by purchasing from out of state gold shop and then ship. Use tax is due in your state but no tracking is done for small and medium purchases. Can pay in cash to avoid tracking, is any. Buy gold bars, engagement ring, diamonds from New Jersey and ship it your home address outside NJ/NY.

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Old Check with printed address is valid to issue even if you change your address in USA

Order New Checks on Address Change in USA?

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       20 May, 19

You can use the checks with old printed address when you move to new one. Change your address in Bank records but the old checks will still work.

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Registered power of attorney for property management in India

Registered Power of Attorney In India, NRI Property Possession

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       19 May, 19

Registered power of Attorney In India required if you are NRI with Indian Embassy attestation. Sample POA template to register in SDM or registrar office.

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