Get tax benefits on investments
The long term capital gains of up to Rs. 1 lakh from schemes with equity exposure of over 65%, such as equity funds , are tax free in the hands of the investor. LTCG in excess of Rs. 1 lakh on sales of units of Equity Mutual Fund/ Equity shares is taxable at the rate of 10% without the benefit of indexation. Long-term capital gains on debt fund are taxed at the rate of 20% after indexation.
The dividends received from both equity and debt schemes are completely tax-free for investors.