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Glossary of Frequently Used Acronyms

Nirmala Sitharaman: Superexcellent Economist; Weak in Maths

Part I: Axe, Not Evade, Tax

1. Income Tax

2. Wealth Tax & Gift Tax Gone? Not Really

3. Salary and Perquisites

4. Retirement Benefits

5. Capital Gains

6. House Property

7. Hindu Undivided Family

8. Partnership Firms & Associations of Persons (AoP)

9. Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)

10. Private Family Trusts

11. Religious & Charitable Trusts

12. STT, CTT & DDT

13. PAN is PAIN

14. Tedious TDS

Part II: Select and Collect

15. Public Provident Fund (PPF)

16. National Pension System (NPS)

17. Post Office Small Savings Schemes

18. Insurance on Life

19. Mutual Funds

20. REIT & InvIT

21. Unit-Linked Insurance Plan (ULIP)

22. Bulls, Bears and Bakras

23. Tear the Share

24. Futures and Options

25. Scheduled Banks

26. BRI Savings Bonds

27. Company Fixed Deposits

28. Mediclaim

Part III: Appendices -- Mathematics of Finance

Appendix A.: Compound Interest

Appendix B.: Annuity

Appendix C.: Present Value

Appendix D.: Interest at Higher Frequency

Appendix E.: Advance Contribution

Appendix F.: Effective Rate of Interest after Tax

Appendix G.: General Formula

Part IV: Measure Your Money

Table I : Compound Amount of Rs. 1

Table II. : Annuity Value of Rs. 1

Table III. : Present Value of Rs. 1 Received After 'n' Years

Table IV. : Present Value of Rs. 1 Received Annually for 'n' Years

Table V. : Compound Amount of Rs. 1 at Higher Frequencies

Table VI. : Break-Even & Equivalent Rates of Interest Received Annually