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National Pension Scheme (NPS) – FAQs

Q. 1 When can a subscriber withdraw from National Pension Scheme (NPS)? Is it possible to exit from NPS before attaining the age of 60 or superannuation? Ans. Withdrawal from NPS can be: 1. On attaining the age of 60 or superannuation; 2. Before attaining the age of superannuation or 60 (Pre-mature exit), provided the subscriber [&hellip...

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Non-charging of interest on loan to director – Perquisite?

DCIT Vs Shri Shekhar G. Patel (ITAT Ahmedabad)

Non-charging of interest on the loan amount given by lending company to its director could not be a perquisite as no remuneration or salary in the capacity of the director had been drawn from the lending company nor any interest expenditure was shown in its profit and loss account....

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Registration u/s 12AA cannot be denied for non-application of income for charitable purposes

Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya Vs CIT (Exemption) (ITAT Indore)

Since objects of assessee were duly charitable in nature and there was no dispute as to genuineness of its activities, therefore,  no registration could be denied under section 12AA merely on the basis that assessee was not carrying out activities for charitable purposes....

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No addition u/s 68 of short-term capital loss merely on Investigation Wing report

Nicholson Vanijya (P) Ltd. Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

Addition under section 68 of short term capital loss on sale of shares alleged as bogus on the basis of investigation wing report was not justified as the transaction of purchase and sale of shares were supported and evidenced by Bills, Contract Notes, Demat statements and bank statements, ledger accounts of brokers and payment of STT, et...

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No Capital Gain Tax on Sale of accrued FSI/TDR rights to developers

ITO Vs Mr. Deepak Talakshi Shah (ITAT Mumbai)

ITO Vs Mr. Deepak Talakshi Shah (ITAT Mumbai) Hon’ble Bombay High Court in the case of CIT vs. Sambhaji Nagar Co-op. Hsg. Society Ltd.  has held that in case of sale of FSI/TDR rights by the assessee to the developers which have accrued in favour of the assessee following promulgation of Development Control Rules for […]...

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Section 194A – TDS on interest other than interest on securities

Section 194A of the Income Tax Act deals with the provisions relating to deduction of TDS on interest (other than interest on securities). Interest like interest paid on an unsecured loan, interest paid by banks on fixed deposits, interest paid on loans and advances, etc. are covered under the provisions of section 194A. The present arti...

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Committee to examine Data Structure & Modalities of upload of data for E-Assessment

F.No. ADG(S)-5/Misc./2019-205789-5790 (17/07/2019)

A Committee to examine the feasibility of laying out the modalities, formats and data structures for uploading online, analysing and archiving of information sought during e-assessment in a forensically sound secure and importable data-structure to facilitate e-assessmcnt and to mitigate difficulties of both the taxpayers and Assessing Of...

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CBDT denies Large Scale Changes in ITR Forms wef 11th July 2019

NA (16/07/2019)

CBDT  said that there are no changes in the notified ITR forms; only the utility has been updated to facilitate the taxpayers. Therefore, the assertion that numerous changes have been made in ITR-2 and ITR-3 on July 11, 2019, does not give a correct picture. Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Revenue Central […]...

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5 Major issues in filing Income Tax Return for AY 2019-20: BCAS to FM

BCAS has highlighted issues of Delay in making available the utility to enable filing, Multiple changes in utilities, The requirement of reporting Permanent Account number of unlisted companies, Unlawful requirement of reporting ISIN codes/Folio No of shares sold and 26AS not updated and TDS certificates not available with the tax payers....

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Is there a hidden fact behind deduction u/s 80EEB on Purchase of Electric Vehicle?

On 5th July 2019 Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her maiden budget speech of Union Budget 2019 has proposed to extend income-tax benefit of Rs.1.5 Lakh towards interest paid on loans for buying Electric Vehicle. A new section 80EEB is been proposed to be inserted in Income Tax Act via Finance Bill 2019 to extend […]...

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Income tax is the part of your income which you are required to pay to the Indian government for funding various infrastructural developments, pay salaries to those who are employed by the central or the state governments, etc. All the taxes which are imposed are based on law, and the law which governs provisions about taxes on income is the Income Tax Act, 1961.

Income tax needs to be paid by each and every individual, Hindu Undivided Family, Association of Persons, Body of Individuals, companies, corporate firms, local authorities and every artificial juridical person generating any income based on the income tax slab rates.

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