Taxation in India

India, like many countries, taxes capital gains differently from ordinary income. Long-term capital gains are taxed at preferential rates and short-term capital gains may or may not be taxed at preferential rates depending on the type of capital asset involved.

Types of real estate investment opportunities in India

Real estate can be confusing to investors because there are so many types of real estate (residential, commercial, retail, industrial, etc.) and each of these types has several sub-types. This article will describe the most popular real estate classes and the circumstances under which each class will be appropriate for an investor.