Tax Free Bonds — Should you?

As I write this, one tax free bond issue has just closed — oversubscribed 10 times — and another one is scheduled to open in a week. As you read this, others may have opened (and closed) or been announced. The government has plans (and authority from Parliament) to...

Debt in the time of MoJa

(At the outset, apologies for all the acronyms in this article but they’re so much simpler to keep typing than their long-winded full forms.)  What happened? The recent Budget 2014 in the space of a few words wrought much havoc in the arena of investing in debt...

Should you invest to save tax?

We do this every year around this time – the more organized ones (or the ones who are forced to be more organized by their employers) start a little earlier, perhaps; but by January, we’re definitely starting to think about how to save tax. The government...