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Invested in Indian Stock Market? Worried about tax implications?

Updated: May 2

We have tried to create a simple summary for the capital gains on commonly held securities. Bear in mind that this is just for reference and there may be additional conditions/ provisions for each asset type.

The tax liability on capital gains on sale of shares and securities shall be as under

See below an indicative chart for income tax implications on all major securities in India:

Note that the above story simply covers the capital gains tax on securities in India. For more information on other aspects such as dividend or interest, feel free to contact us at or write a query.

For more FAQs on Capital Gains on securities, visit our website.

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