How gains from different forms of gold investments are taxed
Gold ETFs invest in physical gold, and gold MFs invest in gold ETFs. The taxation, exemption rules are the same as for physical gold
If you hold your gold bond investment till maturity, any capital gains would be exempt from tax
Gold prices breached the ₹40,000 mark per 10gm on 26 August for the first time. The prices have been on the rise since last one year. During this period, the yellow metal outperformed other avenues of investment such as equity mutual funds, real estate and fixed income instruments.