Equity Linked Savings Schemes  
The many advantages of ELSS funds
ELSS funds are an advantageous way to use the Rs 1.5 lakh limit for tax saving investments under Section 80C
Pay Less Tax with Your Investments
There are a wide range of investments that allow you to reduce your tax liability
Tax Savings Alternatives
There are a variety of tax savings options available to investors. Here's an overview
Saving tax through Mutual Funds
By most measures, Equity-Linked Savings Schemes are better tax-saving choice
ELSS to Build Wealth
It's the equity element that gives ELSS it's unique wealth-creation abilities
Savers sometimes think of ELSS funds and ULIPs as alternatives. This is a mistake
ELSS for Senior Citizens
For senior citizen with taxable income, ELSS funds are an excellent option for tax-saving
The Promise of ELSS Funds
The combination of equity and tax-saving makes ELSS funds an ideal investment for all types of investors
Tax Helpline
How are SWPs taxed?
Mutual fund withdrawals are subject to tax depending on the category of the funds...
Can I claim tax exemption on five-year FDs?
Tax-saving fixed deposits have a lock-in period of five years and they qualify for a tax deduction of up to Rs 1.5 lakh under Section 80C...
Can I claim a tax deduction on premiums for my sons?
A tax payer can claim a tax deduction on premiums paid for a life insurance cover for himself, spouse and children...
How much tax will I have to pay?
There is no surrender penalty from the 6th policy year, irrespective of the number of years the premiums have been paid...
Can I open another NPS account?
If you are looking to claim a tax deduction under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, you can consider investing in Equity Linked Savings Schemes (ELSSs)...
Should I shift from balanced fund to ULIP?
If your research is correct, your new investment advisor is trying to sell you a Unit Linked Insurance Plan (ULIP)...
Tax implication on surrender value
ICICI Prudential Life Stage Pension Policy is a Unit Linked Pension Plan...

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Return (%)
Return (%)
Return (%)
Ratio (%)
Net Assets (Cr)
Aditya Birla Sun Life Tax Plan  |  Invest Online Feb-1999 16.58 21.04 9.00 2.55 650
Aditya Birla Sun Life Tax Relief 96  |  Invest Online Mar-1996 17.23 21.81 8.40 2.32 4,349
Aditya Birla Sun Life Tax Savings Fund  |  Invest Online Mar-2004 16.86 18.82 6.96 2.70 27
Axis Long Term Equity Fund Dec-2009 13.26 22.29 - 1.97 15,408
DSP BlackRock Tax Saver Fund | Start SIP Now Jan-2007 16.35 20.34 10.34 2.51 3,571
Escorts Tax Plan Apr-2000 19.43 19.58 2.43 - 7
IDFC Tax Advantage (ELSS) Fund - Regular Plan  |  Invest Online Dec-2008 18.12 21.13 - 2.34 798
L&T Tax Advantage Fund  |  Invest Online Feb-2006 16.43 18.92 11.30 2.07 2,762
Tata India Tax Savings Fund Mar-1996 18.59 21.09 10.21 2.46 981