How much tax do you pay on your equity investment?
Capital gains tax is based on the period of holding
Taxes reduce the overall returns that you can get from a product
Among different types of assets, be they financial or physical, equity investments have given the highest returns over the long term. This is the reason why equity assets form a large part of most investors’ portfolios. While it is a fact that equity investments are risky, over long periods of investing, the effects of risk get removed.