These instructions are guidelines to help the taxpayers for filling the particulars in Income-tax Return Form-4 for the Assessment Year 2020-21 relating to the Financial Year 2019-20. In case of any doubt, please refer to relevant provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 and the Income-tax Rules, 1962.

1. Assessment Year for which this Return Form is applicable

This Return Form is applicable for Assessment Year 2020-21 only, i.e., it relates to income earned during the Financial Year 2019-20.

2. Who is eligible to use this Return Form

This Return Form is to be used by an individual or HUF, who is resident other than not ordinarily resident, or a Firm (other than LLP) which is a resident, whose total income for the assessment year 2020-21 does not exceed Rs.50 lakh and who has income under the following heads:-

(a) Income from business where such income is computed on presumptive basis under Section 44AD (i.e. Gross Turnover upto Rs. 2 crore) or Section 44AE (income from goods carriage upto ten vehicles); or

(b) Income from Profession where such income is computed on presumptive basis under Section 44ADA (i.e. Gross receipt upto Rs. 50 lakh); or

(c) Income from Salary/ Pension; or

(d) Income from One House Property; or

(e) Interest income and / or income from family pension taxable under Other Sources.

Note 1: The income computed on presumptive basis under sections 44AD or 44AE or 44ADA shall be presumed to have been computed after giving full effect to every loss, allowance, depreciation or deduction under the Income-tax Act. However, person having loss after giving effect to proviso to sub-section 3 of Section 44AE shall file ITR5

Note 2: Further, in a case where the income of another person like spouse, minor child, etc. is to be clubbed with the income of the assessee, this Return Form can be used only if the income being clubbed falls into the above income categories.

3. Who is not eligible to use this Return Form

A. This Return Form should not be used by a person who –

(a) is a Director in a company;

(b) has held any unlisted equity shares at any time during the previous year;

(c) has any asset (including financial interest in any entity) located outside India;

(d) has signing authority in any account located outside India; or

(e) has income from any source outside India.

B. This return form also cannot be used by a person who has any income of the following nature during the previous year:-

(a) Profits and gains from business and professions which is not required to be computed u/s 44AD, 44ADA or 44AE, such as income from speculative business, agency business, commission or brokerage income etc.;

(b) Capital gains;

(c) Income from more than one house property;

(d) Income under the head other sources which is of following nature:-

(i) winnings from lottery;

(ii) activity of owning and maintaining race horses;

(iii) income taxable at special rates under section 115BBDA or section 115BBE;

(e) Income to be apportioned in accordance with provisions of section 5A; or

(f) Agricultural income in excess of ₹5,000.

C. Further, this return form also cannot be used by a person who has any claims of loss/deductions/relief/tax credit etc. of the following nature:-

(a) any brought forward loss or loss to be carried forward under any head of income;

(b) loss under the head ‘Income from other sources’;

(c) any claim of relief under section 90, 90A or section 91;

(d) any claim of deduction under section 57, other than deduction under clause (iia) thereof (relating to family pension); or

(e) any claim of credit of tax deducted at source in the hands of any other person.

4. SUGAM form is not mandatory

Form ITR-4 (Sugam) is a simplified return form to be used by an assessee, at his option, if he is eligible to declare profits and gains from business and profession on presumptive basis under section 44AD, 44ADA or 44AE. However, in case the assessee keeps and maintains all books of accounts and other documents referred to in section 44AA, and also gets his accounts audited and obtains an audit report as per section 44AB, filling up the Form ITR-4 (Sugam) is not mandatory. In such a case, other regular return forms viz. ITR-3 or ITR-5, as applicable, should be used and not this Form.

5. Annexure-less Return Form

No document (including TDS Certificate) should be attached to this Return Form. All such documents enclosed with this Return Form will be detached and returned to the person filing the return.

6. Manner of filing and verification of this Return Form

This Return Form can be filed with the Income-tax Department in any of the following ways–

(A) electronically on the e-filing web portal of Income-tax Department (www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in) and verified in any one of the following   manner –

(i) digitally signing the verification part, or

(ii) authenticating by way of electronic verification code (EVC), or

(iii) Aadhaar OTP, or

(iv) by sending duly signed paper Form ITR-V – Income Tax Return Verification Form by

post to CPC at the following address –

“Centralized Processing Centre,

Income Tax Department,
Bengaluru— 560500,
Karnataka”.

The Form ITR-V – Income Tax Return Verification Form should reach within 120 days from the date of e-filing the return.

The confirmation of the receipt of ITR-V at Centralized Processing Centre will be sent to the assessee on e-mail ID registered in the e-filing account.

(B) in paper form, at the designated offices of Income-tax Department, along with duly signed Form ITR-V. This mode of furnishing return is permissible only in case of super senior citizens (i.e. an individual of the age of 80 years or more at any time during the previous year).

7. Filling out the ITR V- Income Tax Return Verification Form

Where the Return Form is furnished in the manner mentioned at 6A(iv) above, the assessee should print out Form ITRV- Income Tax Return Verification Form. ITRV- Income Tax Return Verification Form, duly signed by the assessee then has to be sent by ordinary post or speed post only to Central, Processing Centre, Income Tax Department, Bengaluru- 560500 (Karnataka).

8. Obligation to file return

Every individual or HUF whose total income before allowing deductions under Chapter VI-A of the Income-tax Act, exceeds the maximum amount which is not chargeable to income tax is obligated to furnish his return of income. The claim of deduction(s) under Chapter VI-A is to be mentioned in Part

C. of this Return Form. The maximum amount which is not chargeable to income tax for Assessment Year 2020-21, in case of different categories, is as under:-

Sr. No Category Amount (in rupees)
(i) In case of an individual who is below the age of 60 years or a Hindu Undivided Family (HUF 2,50,000
(ii) In case of an individual, being resident in India, who is of the age of 60 years or more at any time during the financial year 2019-20 but below the age of 80 years 3,00,000

 

(iii) In case of an individual, being resident in India, who is of the age of 80 years or more at any time during the financial year 2019-20 5,00,000

 

In case of firms, every firm is required to furnish the return of income in this ITR Form, where profits or gains from business or profession are computed on presumptive basis under section 44AD, section 44ADA or section 44AE.

If a person whose total income before allowing deductions under Chapter VI-A of the Income-tax Act or deduction for capital gains (section 54 to 54GB), does not exceeds the maximum amount which is not chargeable to income-tax but fulfils one or more conditions mentioned below is obligated to furnish his return of income. In case of any doubt, please refer to relevant provisions of the Income-tax Act.

a) Deposit of amount or aggregates of amount exceeding Rs 1 crore in one or more current accounts;

b) Incurred expenditure of an amount or aggregate of amount exceeding Rs. 2 lakhs for travel to a foreign country for yourself or any other person;

c) Incurred expenditure of amount or aggregate of amount exceeding Rs. 1 lakh on consumption of electricity.

Item by Item Instructions to fill up the Return Form
Part-A – General Information

Field No. Field Name Instruction
A1 First Name Enter the First Name as per PAN card
A2 Middle Name Enter the Middle Name as per PAN card
A3 Last Name Enter the Last Name as per PAN card
A4 PAN Enter the PAN as in PAN card
A5 Date of Birth Enter the Date of Birth as per the PAN card
A6 Flat/ Door/ Block No. Enter the Flat or House Number
A7 Name of Premises/ Building / Village Enter the name of the Premises or Building or Apartment or Village
A8 Road/ Street/Post Office Enter the name of the Post office or Road or Street in which the house is situated
A9 Area/ Locality Enter the name of area or locality in which the house is situated
A10 Town/ City/ District Enter the name of town or City or District in which the house is situated
A11 State Select the name of State from the dropdown
A12 Country Select the name of Country from the dropdown
A13 PIN Code/ Zip Code Enter the PIN Code/ Zip Code of the Post Office
A14 Aadhaar Number (12 digits) / Aadhaar Enrolment Id (28 digits) Enter the Aadhaar Number (12 digits) as mentioned in Aadhaar Card. In case Aadhaar number has been applied for but not yet allotted, please enter the Aadhaar Enrolment number (28 digits).
A15 Status Please tick the applicable check box, indicating the status under which the return is being filed-

(a) Individual

(b) Hindu Undivided Family (HUF)

(c) Firm (other than Limited Liability Partnership)

A16 Residential/Office Phone Number with STD code/  mobile No.1 Enter the residential or office landline number with STD code, or enter PAN holder’s mobile number. This will be used for official communication with the PAN holder.
A17 Mobile No.2 Enter the mobile number of PAN holder or that of any other person, as an alternative number for communication.
A18 Email Address (Self) Enter the PAN holder’s email address. This will be used for official communication with the PAN holder.
Email Address-2 Enter the Email Address of PAN holder or any other person, as an alternative email address for communication.
A19 Nature of Employment In case of individuals, please tick the applicable check box-

(a) If you are a Central Government Employee, tick ‘Central Govt.’

(b) If you are a State Government Employee, tick ‘State Govt’

(c) If you are an employee of Public Sector Enterprise (whether Central or State Government), tick ‘ Public Sector Undertaking’

(d) If you are drawing pension, tick ‘Pensioners’

(e) If you are an employee of Private Sector concern, tick ‘Others’

(f) If you have income from Family Pension etc., tick ‘Not Applicable’

A20 Filed u/s Please tick the applicable check box, indicating the section under which the return is being filed –

(a) If filed voluntarily on or before the due date, tick ‘139(1)’

(b) If filed voluntarily after the due date, tick ‘139(4)’

(c) If this is a revised return, tick ‘139(5)’

(d) If filed in pursuance to an order under section 119(2)(b) condoning the delay, tick ‘119(2)(b)’

Or Filed in response to notice u/s In case the return is being filed in response to a statutory notice, please tick the applicable check box –

(a) If filed in response to a notice under section 139(9), tick ‘139(9)’

(b) If filed in response to notice under section 142(1), tick
‘142(1)’

(c) If filed in response to notice under section 148, tick ‘148’

(d) If filed in response to notice under section 153A, tick ‘153A’

(e) If filed in response to notice under section 153C, tick ‘153C’.

A21 If revised/defective, enter Receipt No. and Date of filing original return If this is a revised return, or a return being filed in response to notice under section 139(9), please enter the acknowledgement number and date of filing of the original return.
A22 If filed in response to notice u/s 139(9)/142(1)/148/ 153A/153C or order u/s 119(2)(b)- enter Unique Number/ Document Identification Number (DIN) & Date of such Notice or Order In case the return is being filed in response to a statutory notice, or in pursuance to an order under section 119(2)(b) condoning the delay, please enter the Unique number/ Document
Identification Number (DIN)
and date of the relevant statutory Notice or condonation order.
A23 Are you filing return of income under seventh proviso to section 139(1) but otherwise not required to furnish return of
income?– (Not applicable in case of Firm) – (Tick) 0 Yes 0 No If yes, please furnish following information
[Note: To be filled only if a person is not required to furnish a return of income under section 139(1) but filing return of income due to fulfilling one or more conditions mentioned in the seventh proviso to section 139(1)]
In case the return is being filed due to any one or all of the below conditions are applicable then tick ‘Yes’

a) Amount or aggregate of amount exceeding Rs. 1 Crore in one or more current accounts

b) Incurred expenditure of an amount or aggregate of amount exceeding Rs. 2 lakhs for travel to a foreign country for yourself or for any other person

c) incurred expenditure of amount or aggregate of amount exceeding Rs. 1 lakh on consumption of electricity

Have you deposited amount or
aggregate of amounts exceeding
Rs. 1 Crore in one or more
current account during the previous year? (Yes/No)
Please tick ‘Yes’ in case an amount / aggregate amount

exceeding Rs.1 Crores is deposited in one or more current account during the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020, else

tick ‘No’.

Please enter amount / aggregate amount deposited if ‘Yes’ is

ticked.

Have you incurred expenditure of an amount or aggregate of amount exceeding Rs. 2 lakhs for travel to a foreign country for yourself or for any other person? (Yes/ No) Please tick ‘Yes’ if expenditure incurred of an amount/ aggregate amount exceeding 2 lakhs for travel to a foreign country for self or for any other person, else tick ‘No’

Please enter amount/ aggregate amount of expenditure if ‘Yes’ is ticked

Have you incurred expenditure of amount or aggregate ofamount exceeding Rs. 1 lakh on consumption of electricity during the previous year?
(Yes/No)
Please tick ‘Yes’ if expenditure incurred of an amount/ aggregate amount exceeding Rs.1 lakh on consumption of electricity during the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020, else tick ‘No’

Please enter amount/ aggregate amount of expenditure if ‘Yes’ is ticked

A24 Whether this return is being filed by a representative assessee Please tick the applicable check box. In case the return is being a filed by representative assessee, please furnish the following information:-

(a) Name of the representative

(b) Capacity of the representative (select from drop down list)

(c) Address of the representative

(d) PAN of the representative
(e)Aadhaar No. of the representative

Part B – Gross Total Income

Field No. Field Name Instruction
Income from salary/pension
B1 Income from Business & Profession In this field, please enter the aggregate of Income chargeable under Business or Profession, as appearing in item No. E8 of Schedule BP.
B2(i) Gross Salary This is an auto-populated field representing aggregate of the amounts entered at fields (ia), (ib) and (ic) below.
B2(i)(a) Salary as per section 17(1) Please enter the Salary as per Part B of Form 16
B2(i)(b) Value of perquisites as per section 17(2) Please enter the Value of perquisites as per Part B of Form 16
B2(i)(c) Profits in lieu of salary as per section 17(3) Please enter the Profits in lieu of salary as per Part B of Form 16
B2(ii) Less allowances to the extent exempt u/s 10 [Ensure that it is included in salary income u/s 17(1)/17(2)/17(3)] Please select the allowances from the drop down (as per list) and enter the amount which is exempt.

In case multiple allowances are claimed as exempt, please enter details of each allowance as separate line item.

List of allowances (to be provided in drop down) Sec 10(5)- Leave Travel concession/assistance
Sec 10(6)- Remuneration received as an official, by whatever name called, of an Embassy, High Commission etc.
Sec 10(7)- Allowances or perquisites paid or allowed as such outside India by the Government to a citizen of India for rendering services outside India
Sec 10(10)- Death–cum-retirement gratuity received
Sec 10(10A)- Commuted value of pension received
Sec 10(10AA)- Earned leave encashment on retirement Note: If category of employer is other than “Central or State Government” deduction u/s. 10(10AA) shall be restricted to Rs. 3 Lakh
Sec 10(10B) First proviso – Compensation limit notified by CG in the official Gazette
Sec  10(10B) Second   Proviso-Compensation   under scheme approved by the Central Government
Sec 10(10C)- Amount received/receivable on voluntary retirement or termination of service
Sec 10(10CC)- Tax paid by employer on non-monetary perquisite
Sec 10(13A)- Allowance to meet expenditure incurred on House Rent
Sec 10(14)(i)- Prescribed allowances or benefits (not in a nature of perquisite)  specifically granted     to  meet expenses fully, necessarily and exclusively and to the extent actually incurred, in performance of duties of office or employment
Sec 10(14)(ii)- Prescribed allowances or benefits granted to meet personal expenses in performance of duties of office or employment or to compensate him for
increased cost of living.
Any Other – In case of any other allowances enter the details in a text box provided.
B2(iii) Net Salary (i – ii) This is an auto-populated field representing the net amount, after deducting the exempt allowances [B2(ii)] from the Gross Salary [B2(i)]
B2(iv) Deductions u/s 16 (iva + ivb + ivc) This is an auto-populated field representing aggregate of the amounts entered at fields (iva), (ivb) and (ivc) below.
B2(iv)(a) Standard Deduction u/s 16(ia) This is an auto-populated field as lower of B2(iii) or Rs 50,000.
B2(iv)(b) Entertainment allowance u/s 16(ii) Please enter the amount of Entertainment allowance admissible as deduction u/s 16(ii) (as per Part B of Form 16)
B2(iv)(c) Professional tax u/s 16(iii) Please enter the amount of Professional tax paid which is admissible as deduction u/s 16(iii) (as per Part B of
Form 16
)
B2(v) Income chargeable under the Head ‘Salaries’ (iii – iv) This is an auto-populated field representing the net amount, after claiming deductions under section 16 [B2(iv)] against the Net Salary [B2(iii)]
Income from house property
B3 Type of House Property Please tick the applicable check box, indicating the usage of the house property during the previous year-

(a) If the house property consist of a house, or part of a house, which is self-occupied, or treated as self-occupied u/s 23(2), tick ‘Self-Occupied’

(b) If the house property, or part thereof, was actually let out during whole or part of the year, tick ‘Let Out’

(c) If the house property, or part thereof, is deemed to be let out u/s 23(4), tick ‘Deemed Let Out’

B3(i) Gross rent received/ receivable/ lettable value during the year If the house property is actually let out, please enter the amount of actual rent received or receivable in respect of the property during the year. Otherwise, enter the amount for which the property might reasonably be expected to be let out during the year.
B3(ii) Tax paid to local authorities Please enter the amount of tax on house property which has been actually paid during the year, to local authorities such as municipal taxes paid etc.
B3(iii) Annual Value (i – ii) This is an auto-populated field representing the amount of Gross rent [B3(i)] as reduced by Tax paid to local authorities [B3(ii)].
B3(iv) 30% of Annual Value Please enter 30% of Annual Value so arrived at.
B3(v) Interest payable on borrowed capital In case the property has been acquired/constructed/repaired/ renewed/reconstructed with borrowed capital, please enter the actual amount of interest payable on such borrowed capital.

In case the house property is ‘self-occupied’ as per provisions of section 23(2), the amount of interest payable on borrowed capital shall be restricted to Rs. 2 lakh or 30 thousand, as the case may be.

B3(vi) Arrears/Unrealized Rent received during the year Less 30% In case arrears of rent have been received, or unrealised rent has been realised subsequently from a tenant in respect of the house property, during the year, please enter the amount of arrears/ unrealized rent so received, after reducing a sum equal to 30% of the arrears/unrealised rent.
B3(vii) Income chargeable under the head ‘House Property’ (iii – iv – v) + vi (If loss, put the figure in negative) Note:-Maximum loss from house property that can be set-off is INR 2, 00,000. To avail the benefit of carry forward and set of loss, please use ITR – 3/5. This is an auto-populated field which represents the income chargeable under the head ‘House Property’. The same is computed as Annual Value [B3(iii)] less Standard deduction [B3(iv)] less Interest payable on borrowed capital [B3(v)], including the arrears/unrealized rent, if any [B3(vi)].

If the net computation under the head ‘House Property’ is a loss, the same can be set-off against income under any other head, only to the extent such loss does not exceed Rs. 2 lakh.

In case loss under house property exceeds Rs.2 lakh, and the remaining loss is required to be carried forward, other regular ITR Form should be used and not the Form

ITR-4 (Sugam).
Income from other Sources
B4 Income from other Sources Please select the nature of income from the drop down (as per list given below) and enter the amount of income.

In case multiple items of income are to be reported, please enter details of each income as separate line item.

List of category of income:-

(a) Interest from Savings Bank Account

(b) Interest from Deposit (Bank/Post Office/ Cooperative Society)

(c) Interest from Income Tax Refund

(d) Family pension

(e) Any Other – In case of any other interest income enter the details in a text box provided.

Less: Deduction u/s 57(iia) (In case of family pension only) In case you have reported family pension as one of the sources of income in the above column, please enter the amount of deduction admissible as per section 57(iia) [i.e. 1/3 of the amount of family pension received, or rupees fifteen thousand, whichever is less].
B5 Gross Total Income (B1+B2+B3+B4)
To avail the benefit of carry forward
and set of loss, please use ITR -3/5.
This is an auto-populated field which represents the

aggregate of ‘Income from Salary’ [B2(v)],‘House
Property’ [B3(vii)] and ‘Income from Other Sources’ (B4).

Part C – Deductions and taxable total income

In this part, please provide the details of deduction under Chapter VI-A claimed and computation of taxable total income during the year-
Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 30.06.2020# for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA? [Yes/No]

(If yes, please fill schedule DI)

In case any investments/ deposit/ payments with respect to deductions under section 80C to 80GGC is made between 01.04.2020 to 30.06.2020# for    claiming deduction in previous year 2019-20 then tick ‘Yes’ and fill schedule DI, else tick ‘No’.

# – Time-limit relaxed to 31.07.2020 as per The Taxation and Other Laws (Relaxation and Amendment of Certain Provisions) Act, 2020

Column
No.
Section Nature of deduction Instruction
C1 80C Deduction in respect of life insurance premia, deferred
annuity, contributions
to provident fund, subscription to certain equity shares or debentures, etc.
Please enter the amount paid or deposited towards life insurance premium, contribution to any Provident Fund set

up by the Government, employees contribution to a
recognised Provident Fund or an approved superannuation fund, contribution to deferred annuity plan, subscription to

National Savings Certificates, tuition fees, payment or
repayment of amounts borrowed for purposes of purchase/

construction of a residential house and other similar
payments/ investments which are eligible for deduction under section 80C of the Income-tax Act.

The aggregate amount of deductions admissible u/s 80C, 80CCC and 80CCD (1) shall be restricted to maximum limit of Rs.1,50,000.

C2 80CCC Deduction in respect of contribution to certain Pension Funds Please enter the amount paid towards any annuity plan of LIC or any other insurer for receiving pension from the pension fund, which is eligible for deduction under section 80CCC.

The aggregate amount of deductions admissible u/s 80C, 80CCC and 80CCD (1) shall be restricted to maximum limit of Rs. 1,50,000.

C3 80CCD(1) Deduction in respect of contribution to pension scheme of Central Government Please enter the total amount paid or deposited during the year, in your account under a pension scheme notified by the Central Government, which is eligible for deduction under sub-section (1) of section 80CCD.

The aggregate amount of deductions admissible u/s 80C, 80CCC and 80CCD (1) shall be restricted to maximum limit of Rs. 1,50,000.

The amount eligible is subject to maximum limit of 10% of salary

In case income there is no income from salary, then amount eligible is subject to maximum limit of 20% of Gross Total Income.

C4 80CCD(1B) Deduction in respect of contribution to pension scheme of Central Government Please enter the amount paid or deposited during the year, in your account under a pension scheme notified by the Central Government, which is eligible for deduction under sub-section (1B) of section 80CCD.

The amount eligible under this sub-section is subject to a maximum limit of Rs. 50,000 and further condition that no claim should have been made under sub-section (1) in respect of the same amount.

C5 80CCD(2) Deduction in respect of contribution of employer to pension scheme of Central
Government
Please enter the amount of employer’s contribution paid during the year to your account under a pension scheme notified by the Central Government, which is eligible for deduction under sub-section (2) of section 80CCD.

The amount eligible is subject to maximum limit of 10% of

salary in case the nature of employment selected is other than ‘ Central Govt.’

In case the nature of employment selected is ‘ Central Govt’ then amount eligible is subject to maximum limit of 14% of salary.

C6 80D Deduction in respect of health insurance
premia
This field will be auto-populated from schedule 80D. Please fill schedule 80D for claiming the deduction.
C7 80DD Deduction in respect of maintenance including medical treatment of a
dependent who is a person with disability
Please enter the details of expenditure actually incurred for

medical treatment, training and rehabilitation of a

dependent person with disability by selecting the
appropriate options from the drop down.

1. Dependent person with disability

2. Dependent person with severe disability

The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of ₹ 75,000, in case of dependent person with disability, and ₹ 1,25,000 in case of dependent person with severe disability.

C8 80DDB Deduction in respect of medical treatment etc. Please enter the details of expenditure actually incurred on medical treatment of specified diseases for self, dependent or a member of HUF. Please select the appropriate options from the drop down menu and enter relevant amount.

1. Self or Dependent

2. Senior Citizen – Self or Dependent

The amount eligible for deduction is subject to a maximum limit of ₹ 40,000 during the year. However, in case of senior citizen the applicable limit is ₹1,00,000.

C9 80E Deduction in respect of interest on loan taken for higher
education
Please enter the amount paid during the year by way of interest on loan taken from any financial institution or
approved charitable institution for the purpose of pursuing higher education of self or relative which is eligible for deduction u/s 80E.
C10 80EE Deduction in respect of interest on loan taken for residential house property Please enter the amount paid during the year by way of interest on loan taken from any financial institution for the purposes of acquisition of a residential property, which is eligible for deduction u/s 80EE.

The amount eligible for deduction is subject to a maximum limit of ₹ 50,000 during the year and further conditions specified in sub-section (3) of section 80EE.

C11 80EEA Deduction in respect of interest on loan taken for certain
house property
Please enter the amount paid during the year by way of interest on loan taken from any financial institution during the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020 for the purpose of acquisition of a residential house property, which is eligible for deduction u/s 80EEA.
The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of ₹150,000 paid during the year and further conditions specified in sub-section (3) of section 80EEA.

In case deduction u/s 80EE is claimed, deduction u/s 80EEA shall not be allowed.

C12 80EEB Deduction in respect of purchase of electric vehicle. Please enter the amount paid during the year by way of interest on loan taken for purchase of electric vehicle from any financial institution during the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2023 which is eligible for deduction u/s 80EEB.

The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of ₹150,000 paid during the year.

C13 80G Deduction in respect of donations to certain funds,
charitable
institutions, etc.
Please enter the amount of donations made during the year to charitable institutions or specified funds. Please fill up details of donations in Schedule 80G.
C14 80GG Deduction in respect of rents paid Please enter the amount paid during the year towards rent

in respect of any furnished/ unfurnished residential
accommodation, in excess of 10% of total income, which is eligible for deduction u/s 80GG.

The amount eligible for deduction is subject to a maximum limit of ₹60,000 during the year and further conditions specified therein.

Please fill form 10BA.

C15 80GGC Deduction in respect of contributions given by any person to
Political parties
Please enter the amount of contribution made to a Political party or an electoral trust during the year which is eligible for deduction u/s 80GGC.

This deduction is not admissible for any sum contributed by way of cash.

C16 80TTA Deduction in respect of interest on deposits in savings
account
Please enter the amount of income by way of interest on deposits in savings account(s) with a bank or a co-operative bank or a post office which is eligible for deduction u/s 80TTA.

The amount eligible for deduction u/s 80TTA is subject to a maximum limit of ₹ 10,000 during the year.

C17 80TTB Deduction in respect of interest on deposits in case of
senior citizens
This deduction can be claimed only by a senior citizen. If you are a senior citizen, please enter the amount of income by way of interest on deposits with a bank or a co-operative bank or a post office which is eligible for deduction u/s 80TTB.

The amount eligible for deduction u/s 80TTB is subject to a maximum limit of ₹ 50,000 during the year.

C18 80U Deduction in case of a person with disability This deduction can be claimed only by a resident individual who is certified by the medical authority to be a person with disability.

If you are a person with disability, please enter the amount eligible for deduction by selecting the appropriate options:

1. Self with Disability – ₹ 75,000

2. Self with Severe disability – ₹ 1,25,000

C19 Total Deductions Please enter the aggregate amount of deductions claimed under Chapter VI-A.
C20 Taxable Total Income

Part –D – Tax Computation and Tax Status

Field No. Field Name Instruction
D1 Tax payable on total income Please compute the amount of tax payable on Total Income as per the tax computation table given below.
D2 Rebate u/s 87A If you are a resident individual, whose total income does not exceed ₹ 5,00,000, you can claim rebate of income-tax u/s 87A, of an amount equal to income-tax payable or ₹ 12,500, whichever is less.
D3 Tax payable after Rebate Please enter the tax payable after claiming rebate (D1 – D2).
D4 Health and Education Cess @4% Please compute health and education cess @4% of the tax after rebate. (i.e. 4% of D3)
D5 Total Tax & Cess Please enter the sum of tax after rebate and health & education cess. (D3 + D4)
D6 Relief u/s 89 (Please ensure to submit Form 10E to claim this relief) Please enter the amount of tax relief admissible u/s 89, computed as per Form 10E or as mentioned in Part B of Form 16, in respect of arrears or advances of salary received during the year.
D7 Balance Tax After Relief Please enter the difference of amount between Total Tax & cess and Relief u/s 89.
D8 Interest u/s 234A Please compute the amount of interest payable for delay in filing return of income, if any, as per provisions of section

234A.

D9 Interest u/s 234B Please compute the amount of interest payable for short-payment of advance tax, if any, as per provisions of section 234B.
D10 Interest u/s 234C Please compute the amount of interest payable for deferred payment of advance tax as per provisions of section 234C.
D11 Fee u/s 234F Please enter the amount of fees payable for delay in filing return of income as per section 234F.
D12 Total Tax, Fee and Interest Please compute the total sum payable towards tax, fee and interest after claiming relief. (D7+D8+D9+D10+D11)
D13 Total Advance Tax Paid Please enter the amount of Advance Tax paid during the year. Please fill up details of challan etc. in Schedule-IT.
D14 Total Self-Assessment Tax Paid Please enter the amount of self-assessment Tax paid. Please fill up details of challan etc. in Schedule-IT.
D15 Total TDS Claimed Please enter the total amount of TDS claimed. Please fill up details of tax deducted at source in Schedule TDS-1 (in case of salary) or in Schedule TDS-2 (in case of other payments) as applicable.
D16 Total TCS Claimed Please enter total amount of TCS claimed. Please fill up details of tax collected at source in Schedule TCS.
D17 Total Taxes Paid This is an auto-populated field, which represents aggregate of taxes paid during the year, by way of advance tax, self-assessment tax, TDS and TCS. (D13+D14+D15+D16)
D18 Amount payable (D12–D17) (if D12 > D17) Please compute the net amount payable, if any, after

claiming credit of taxes paid (D12 – D17)

D19 Refund (D17 – D12) (if D17 > D12) Please compute the net amount refundable, if any, after claiming credit of taxes paid (D17 – D12).
D20 Exempt income (For reporting Purposes)

(If agricultural income is more than Rs.5,000/-, use ITR 3/5)

Please provide the details of incomes which are claimed exempt from taxation by selecting the appropriate option from the drop down. If multiple items of income are to be reported as exempt, please provide details of each income as separate line item.

Please also note that the maximum amount of agriculture income that can be reported in Form ITR-4 is upto Rs.5,000. If you are having agriculture income exceeding Rs.5,000, please use other regular ITR Forms.

List of other types of exempt income (drop down to be provided) Agriculture Income (less than equal to Rs. 5000)
Sec 10(10BC)-Any amount from the Central/State Govt./local authority by way of compensation on account of any disaster.
Sec 10(10D)- Any sum received under a life insurance policy, including the sum allocated by way of bonus on such policy except sum as mentioned in sub-clause (a) to (d) of Sec.10(10D)
Sec 10(11)- Statutory Provident Fund received
Sec 10(12)- Recognized Provident Fund received
Sec 10(13)- Approved superannuation fund received
Sec 10(16)- Scholarships granted to meet the cost of education
Sec 10(17)- Allowance MP/ MLA/ MLC
Sec 10(17A)- Award instituted by Government
Sec 10(18)- Pension received by winner of “Param Vir Chakra” or “Maha Vir Chakra” or “Vir Chakra” or such other gallantry award
Defense Medical Disability Pension
Sec 10(19)- Armed Forces Family pension in case of death during operational duty
Sec 10(26)- Any income as referred to in section 10(26)
Sec 10(26AAA)- Any income as referred to in section 10(26AAA)
Sec 10(34)- (Exempted Dividend Income)
Any Other- In case of any other exempt income enter the details in a text box provided.
D21 Details of Bank Accounts held in India at any time during the previous year Please provide the details of all the savings/current accounts held by you at any time in India during the previous year. It is not mandatory to provide details of dormant accounts which are not operational for more than 3 years. Please indicate the account/accounts in which you would like to get your refund credited irrespective of whether you have refund or not. The account number given should be as per Core Banking Solution (CBS) system of the bank.
IFS Code of the bank Please enter the IFS Code of the Bank (11 digits)
Name of the Bank Please enter name of the Bank
Account Number Please enter account number of the Bank

Schedule BP – Details of Income from Business or Profession

Presumptive business income u/s 44AD

Please enter the name of business, Business Code and description of business. The applicable business code can be selected from the list provided at the end of this instruction. Please note that the scheme of presumptive business income u/s 44AD is not applicable for persons carrying on professions as referred to in Section 44AA, or earning income in the nature of commission or brokerage or carrying on any agency business. In such cases, it is mandatory to maintain books of accounts as required u/s 44AA and return of income should be filed in regular Form ITR-3 or ITR-5, as applicable.

Field No. Field Name Instruction
E1 Gross Turnover or Gross Receipts:-
E1(a) Through a/c payee cheque or a/c payee bank draft or bank electronic clearing system received or prescribed  electronic modes received before specified date   Please enter the amount of turnover realized  through account payee cheque or account payee bank draft or bank electronic clearing system or prescribed electronic modes during the previous year or before the due date for filing return u/s 139(1).
E1(b) Any other mode Please enter the amount of turnover realized through any other mode (cash).
E2 Presumptive Income under section 44AD:-
E2(a) 6% of E1a or the amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher Please enter the presumptive income in respect of the turnover realised through account payee cheque  etc.

mentioned at E1a. The     presumptive income is to be
computed @6% of Turnover mentioned at E1a, or the actual amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher.

E2(b) 8% of E1b or the amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is  higher Please enter the presumptive income in respect of the turnover realised through other modes    (cash) etc. as mentioned at E1b. The Presumptive income is to    be computed @8% of Turnover mentioned at E1b, or the actual amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher.
E2(c) Total This is an auto-populated field which represents the total amount of presumptive income declared u/s 44AD [E2(a) + E2(b)].
Note:- In case the actual amount claimed to have been earned is less than the above percentage of Gross Receipts, it is mandatory to have a tax audit u/s 44AB & furnish regular return Forms ITR-3 or ITR-5, as applicable.
Presumptive professional income u/s 44ADA
Please enter the name of business, Business Code and description of business. The applicable business code can be selected from the list provided at the end of this instruction.
E3 Gross Receipts Please enter total gross receipts during the previous year from professions referred to in section 44AA (legal, medical, engineering, architecture, accountancy, technical consultancy, interior decoration or any other notified
profession). In case the total gross receipts from the eligible profession exceeds Rs.50 Lakh, please fill up regular ITR Form-3 or Form-5, as applicable.
E4 Presumptive Income under section 44ADA (50% of E3) or the amount claimed to have been earned,
whichever is higher
Please enter the presumptive income in respect of the total gross receipts from the eligible professions. The presumptive income is to be computed @50% of the total gross receipts mentioned at E3, or the actual amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher.
Note:- In case the actual amount claimed to have been earned is less than the above percentage of Gross Receipts, it is mandatory to have a tax audit u/s 44AB & furnish regular return Forms ITR-3 or ITR-5, as applicable.
Presumptive income from goods carriages u/s 44AE
Please enter the name of business, Business Code and description of business. The applicable business code can be selected from the list provided at the end of this instruction.
Table Please provide the details of each goods carriage, period for which used during the year and presumptive income therefrom. Add rows as necessary.
Col. 1 Registration No. Please enter registration number of each goods carriage used during the previous year.
Col. 2 Whether owned/ leased/ hired Please select whether the vehicle is “Owned”/ “Leased”/”Hired”.
Col. 3 Tonnage capacity Please enter tonnage capacity of the goods carriage in metric ton.
Col. 4 Number of months Please enter months for which goods carriage was owned/leased /hired by assessee during the previous year.
Col. 5 Presumptive income u/s 44AE Please enter the presumptive income from each goods carriage u/s 44AE during the previous year. The presumptive income is to be computed @Rs.1,000 per ton per month for heavy goods vehicle (i.e. tonnage exceeding 12 Metric Ton) and @Rs.7,500 per month for other than heavy goods vehicle, or the actual amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher.
E5 Presumptive Income from Goods Carriage u/s 44AE This is an auto-populated field which represents the aggregate of presumptive incomes from business of plying, hiring or leasing goods carriages u/s 44AE. This is the total of amounts entered in column 5 of the table in respect of each goods carriage.
E6 Salary and interest paid to the partners If you are a partnership firm (other than LLP) having income u/s 44AE, please enter the amount of salary and interest paid to the partners, to extent admissible as per Section 40(b).
E7 Presumptive Income u/s 44AE This is an auto-populated field which represents the presumptive income under Section 44AE, net of deduction on account of salary and interest paid to partners. [E5 – E6]
Note:- In case the actual amount claimed to have been earned from goods carriage is less than the presumptive income prescribed u/s 44AE, or the number of vehicles owned at any time during the year exceeds ten, it is mandatory to have a tax audit u/s 44AB & furnish regular return Forms ITR-3 or ITR-5, as applicable.
E8 Income chargeable under Business or Profession This is an auto-populated field which represents the aggregate of incomes chargeable under the head Business or Profession. [E2(c) + E4 + E7]
Information regarding Turnover/Gross Receipt reported for GST
Please provide the details of all GSTIN No. registered and respective amounts of annual value of outward supplies reported against each GSTIN. Add rows as necessary.
E9 GSTIN No(s). Please enter the GSTIN No.
E10 Annual value of outward supplies as per the GST returns filed Please enter the total annual value of outward supplies reported against each GSTIN No. separately based on the monthly GST returns.
Financial Particulars of the Business
Please furnish the information below as on 31st day of March, 2020. The information sought at columns E15, E19, E20 and E22 is mandatory. The information sought at other columns should be furnished, if available.
E11 Partners/ Members own capital Please enter Partners/ Members own capital
E12 Secured loans Please enter total of secured loans
E13 Unsecured loans Please enter total of unsecured loans
E14 Advances Please enter aggregate of trade advances received
E15 Sundry creditors Please enter total amount of sundry creditors
E16 Other liabilities Please enter total of other liabilities (not specifically mentioned at E11 to E15 above)
E17 Total capital and liabilities Please enter total of capital and liabilities (E11 + E12 + E13 + E14 + E15 + E16)
E18 Fixed assets Please enter written down value of fixed assets
E19 Inventories Please enter closing value of stock-in-trade
E20 Sundry debtors Please enter the total of sundry debtors
E21 Balance with banks Please enter the aggregate of bank balances
E22 Cash-in-hand Please enter cash-in-hand
E23 Loans and advances Please enter aggregate of loans and advances given
E24 Other assets Please enter aggregate of other assets (not specifically mentioned at E18 to E23 above)
E25 Total assets Please enter total of all assets (E18 + E19 + E20 + E21 + E22 + E23 + E24)

Schedule 80G – Details of donations entitled for deduction u/s 80G

Please furnish following details of donations made to charitable institutions or specified funds during the year in the respective table given in the Schedule :-

1. Name and address of donee

2. PAN of donee

3. Total amount of donation – give break-up of amount paid in cash/other mode

4. Amount which is eligible for deduction

In Table A, furnish details of donations entitled for 100% deduction without qualifying limit.

In Table B, furnish details of donations entitled for 50% deduction without qualifying limit.

In Table C, furnish details of donations entitled for 100% deduction subject to qualifying limit

In Table D, furnish details of donations entitled for 50% deduction subject to qualifying limit.

Schedule 80D – Deduction in respect of health insurance premia

S. No. Field Name Instruction
1 Whether you or any of your family member (excluding parents) is a senior citizen Tick ‘Yes’ if any of the member is senior Citizen, else tick ‘No’
1a Self & Family This field will be available if ‘No’ is ticked in S. No. 1. This is an auto-populated field representing aggregate of the amounts entered at fields (i) and (ii) below. The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of Rs.25000 paid during the year.
(i) Health Insurance Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Health Insurance.
(ii) Preventive Health Checkup Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Preventive Health Checkup.
1b Self & Family Including    senior citizen This field will be available if ‘Yes’ is ticked in S. No. 1. This is an auto-populated field representing aggregate of the amounts entered at fields (i), (ii) and (iii) below. The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of Rs.50000 paid during the year.
(i) Health Insurance Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Health Insurance.
(ii) Preventive Health Checkup Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Preventive Health Checkup.
(iv) Medical Expenditure (This deduction can be claimed on which health insurance is not claimed at (i) above) Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Medical Expenditure. This deduction can be claimed only if no amount is paid towards health insurance of such person.
2 Whether any one of    your parents is a senior citizen Tick ‘Yes’ if any one of the parents is senior Citizen, else tick ‘No’
2a Parents This field will be available if ‘No’ is ticked in S. No. 2. This is an auto-populated field representing aggregate of the amounts entered at fields (i) and (ii) below. The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of Rs.25000 paid during the year.
(i) Health Insurance Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Health Insurance.
(ii) Preventive Health Checkup Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Preventive Health Checkup.
2b Parents Including senior citizen This field will be available if ‘Yes’ is ticked in S. No. 2. This is an auto-populated field representing aggregate of the amounts entered at fields (i), (ii) and (iii) below. The amount eligible for deduction is subject to maximum limit of Rs.50000 paid during the year.
(i) Health Insurance Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Health Insurance.
(ii) Preventive Health Checkup Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Preventive Health Checkup.
(iii) Medical Expenditure (This deduction can be claimed on which health insurance is not claimed at (i) above) Please enter the amount paid during the year towards Medical Expenditure. This deduction can be claimed only if no amount is paid towards health insurance of such person.
Note : The aggregate eligible amount of deduction for Preventive Health Checkup is subject to maximum limit of Rs.5000 paid during the year.

Schedule-IT: Details of Advance/Self-assessment tax payments

Please enter the relevant details of payment of advance tax or self-assessment tax.
Column
No.
Field Name Instruction
1 BSR Code Please enter the seven digit BSR code of Bank at which tax was deposited.
2 Date of Deposit (DD/MM/YYYY) Please enter date on which tax was deposited in DD/MM/YYYY format.
3 Serial Number of Challan Please enter the Serial Number of Challan.
4 Tax paid Please enter the tax amount deposited.

Schedule-TCS: Details of TCS

Please enter the relevant details of taxes collected at source (as appearing in Form 27D)
Column
No.
Field Name Instruction
1 TAN of the Collector Please enter the TAN of the Collector.
2 Name of the Collector Please enter the name of the Collector.
3 Details of    amount paid as mentioned in Form 26AS Please enter the gross amount of receipt in respect of which tax has been collected at source.
4 Tax collected Please enter the amount of tax which has been collected at source.
5 Amount out of (4) being
claimed
Please enter the amount of TCS collected for which credit is being claimed in this year. Please ensure that the corresponding income has also been offered in this year in the relevant head.

Schedule TDS-1 – Details of TDS from salary

Please enter the relevant details of taxes deducted at source (as appearing in Form 16)
Column
No.
Field Name Instruction
1 TAN of the Employer Please enter the TAN of the Employer.
2 Name of the Employer Please enter the name of the Employer.
3 Income under salary Please enter the gross amount of salary in respect of which tax has been deducted at source.
4 Tax deducted Please enter the amount of tax which has been deducted at source.

Schedule TDS-2 – Details of TDS on income other than salary

Please enter the relevant details of taxes deducted at source (as appearing in Form 16A/16C)
Column
No.
Field Name Instruction
2 TAN of the         Deductor /PAN/Aadhaar No. of Tenant Please enter the TAN of the Deductor. In case tax has been deducted by the tenant, provide the PAN/ Aadhaar No. of the Tenant.
3 & 4 Unclaimed        TDS brought forward (b/f) Please enter details of TDS brought forward for which no credit has been claimed in earlier years.

Enter the financial year in which TDS was deducted and amount of TDS in column 3 and column 4 respectively.

5 TDS of the        current financial year Please enter the amount of Tax deducted at source for the current financial year.
6 TDS credit being claimed this year Please enter the amount of TDS collected for which credit is being claimed in this year. Please ensure that the corresponding income has also been offered in this year in the relevant head.
7 & 8 Corresponding receipt offered Please enter the details of corresponding receipt offered, in respect of which TDS credit is being claimed, in this year.

Enter the gross amount of income and head under which offered in column 7 and column 8 respectively.

In cases, where TDS is deducted by the payer in current year, but corresponding income is to be offered in future years. In such cases, no TDS credit should be claimed under the column “TDS credit being claimed this year” for the current year. If this is done, the column “Corresponding receipt offered” is greyed-off and is not required to be filled up.

9 TDS credit being carried
forward
Please enter the amount of remaining TDS credit which is being carried forward to subsequent years.

Schedule DI: Details of Investment

Investment/ Deposit/ Payments for the purpose of claiming deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA

Column No. Field Name Instruction
1 Section This field will be auto-populated from Part C- Deductions
and Taxable Total Income
2 Eligible amount of deduction during FY 2019-20

(As per Part C- Deductions and taxable total income)

This field will be auto-populated from Part C- Deductions
and Taxable Total Income
3 Deduction attributable to investment/expenditure made between 01.04.2020 to 30.06.2020#

(Out of Col No.2)

Please enter the amount of investment/ expenditure made between 01.04.2020 to 30.06.2020# for claiming deduction in previous year 2019-20. This field is mandatory if ‘Yes’ is ticked for the question ‘Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 30.06.2020# for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA?’ in Part C – Deductions and taxable total income.

# – Time-limit relaxed to 31.07.2020 as per The Taxation and Other Laws (Relaxation and Amendment of Certain Provisions) Act, 2020

Verification:

In verification part, please enter the name, father’s name and PAN of the person who is filing the return. Return of income can be verified by the individual himself, or by persons authorised on his behalf in cases referred to in sub-clauses (ii), (iii) and (iv) of clause (a) of section 140 of the Income-tax Act. In such cases however permanent account number of the authorised person is required to be mentioned in verification and capacity has to be mentioned as per the drop down provided.

In case of HUF, return of income can be verified by the Karta of HUF. In case Karta is absent from India, or is mentally incapacitated, the return can be verified by any other adult member of the family.

In case of a Firm, return of income can be verified by the managing partner. In case the managing partner is not able to do so for any unavoidable reason, the return can be verified by any other partner of firm, who is not a minor.

Before signing the verification (as mentioned in section 6 above – Manner of filing and verification), please ensure that the information given in the return and the schedules and the amount of total income, deductions, claims and other particulars shown are true and correct and are in accordance with the provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 and the Income Tax Rules, 1962. Please note that making a false statement in the return or in the accompanying schedules is liable for prosecution under section 277 of the Income-tax Act, 1961.

TRP Details

This return can be prepared by a Tax Return Preparer (TRP) also in accordance with the Tax Return Preparer Scheme. If the return has been prepared by TRP, the relevant details have to be filled by him and the return has to be countersigned by him in the space provided in the said item.

Tax Computation Table

(i) In case of every individual (other than resident individual who is of the age of 60 years or more at any time during the financial year 2019-20) or HUF –

Income Tax Liability
1 Upto ₹2,50,000 Nil
2 Between ₹2,50,001 – ₹5,00,000 5% of income in excess of ₹2,50,000
3 Between ₹5,00,001 – ₹10,00,000 ₹12,500 + 20% of income in excess of ₹5,00,000
4 Above ₹10,00,000 ₹1,12,500 + 30% of income in excess of ₹10,00,000

(ii) In case of resident individual who is of the age of 60 years or more but less than 80 years at any time during the financial year 2019-20 –

Income Tax Liability
1 Upto ₹3,00,000 Nil
2 Between ₹3,00,001 – ₹5,00,000 5% of income in excess of ₹3,00,000
3 Between ₹5,00,001 – ₹10,00,000 ₹10,000 + 20% of income in excess of ₹5,00,000
4 Above ₹10,00,000 ₹1,10,000 + 30% of income in excess of ₹10,00,000

(iii) In case of resident individual who is of the age of 80 years or more at any time during the financial year 2019-20 –

Income Tax Liability
1 Upto ₹5,00,000 Nil
2 Between ₹5,00,001 – ₹10,00,000 20% of income in excess of ₹5,00,000
3 Above ₹10,00,000 ₹1,00,000 + 30% of income in excess of ₹10,00,000

(iv) In case of a Firm, tax is to be calculated at flat rate of 30% of taxable income. Paper return

In case of paper returns the information in certain columns which is being auto-populated, has to be computed and furnished by the taxpayer manually.

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BUSINESS CODES FOR ITR FORMS FOR A.Y 2020-21

Sector Sub-Sector Code
AGRICULTURE, ANIMAL
HUSBANDRY &
FORESTRY
Growing and manufacturing of tea 01001
Growing and manufacturing of coffee 01002
Growing and manufacturing of rubber 01003
Market gardening and horticulture specialties 01004
Raising of silk worms and production of silk 01005
Raising of bees and production of honey 01006
Raising of poultry and production of eggs 01007
Rearing of sheep and production of wool 01008
Rearing of animals and production of animal products 01009
Agricultural and animal husbandry services 01010
Soil conservation, soil testing and soil desalination services 01011
Hunting, trapping and game propagation services 01012
Growing of timber, plantation, operation of tree nurseries and conserving of forest 01013
Gathering of tendu leaves 01014
Gathering of other wild growing materials 01015
Forestry service activities, timber cruising, afforestation and reforestation 01016
Logging service activities, transport of logs within the forest 01017
Other agriculture, animal husbandry or forestry activity n.e.c 01018
FISH FARMING Fishing on commercial basis in inland waters 02001
Fishing on commercial basis in ocean and coastal areas 02002
Fish farming 02003
Gathering  of    marine   materials    such   as    natural  pearls,

sponges, coral etc.

02004
Services related to marine and fresh water fisheries, fish hatcheries and fish farms 02005
Other Fish farming activity n.e.c 02006
MINING AND
QUARRYING
Mining and agglomeration of hard coal 03001
Mining and agglomeration of lignite 03002
Extraction and agglomeration of peat 03003
Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas 03004
Service activities incidental to oil and gas extraction excluding surveying 03005
Mining of uranium and thorium ores 03006
Mining of iron ores 03007
Mining of non-ferrous metal     ores,    except uranium   and

thorium ores

03008
Mining of gemstones 03009
Mining of chemical and fertilizer minerals 03010
Mining of quarrying of abrasive materials 03011
Mining of mica, graphite and asbestos 03012
Quarrying of stones (marble/granite/dolomite), sand and clay 03013
Other mining and quarrying 03014
Mining and production of salt 03015
Other mining and quarrying n.e.c 03016
MANUFACTURING Production, processing and preservation of meat and meat products 04001
Production, processing and preservation of fish and fish

products

04002
Manufacture of vegetable oil, animal oil and fats 04003
Processing of fruits, vegetables and edible nuts 04004
Manufacture of dairy products 04005
Manufacture of sugar 04006
Manufacture of cocoa, chocolates and sugar confectionery 04007
Flour milling 04008
Rice milling 04009
Dal milling 04010
Manufacture of other grain mill products 04011
Manufacture of bakery products 04012
Manufacture of starch products 04013
Manufacture of animal feeds 04014
Manufacture of other food products 04015
Manufacturing of wines 04016
Manufacture of beer 04017
Manufacture of malt liquors 04018
Distilling and blending of spirits, production of ethyl alcohol 04019
Manufacture of mineral water 04020
Manufacture of soft drinks 04021
Manufacture of other non-alcoholic beverages 04022
Manufacture of tobacco products 04023
Manufacture of textiles (other than by handloom) 04024
Manufacture of textiles using handlooms (khadi) 04025
Manufacture of carpet, rugs, blankets, shawls etc. (other than by hand) 04026
Manufacture of carpet, rugs, blankets, shawls etc. by hand 04027
Manufacture of wearing apparel 04028
Tanning and dressing of leather 04029
Manufacture of luggage, handbags and the like saddler and harness 04030
Manufacture of footwear 04031
Manufacture of wood and wood products, cork, straw and plaiting material 04032
Manufacture of paper and paper products 04033
Publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media 04034
Manufacture of coke oven products 04035
Manufacture of refined petroleum products 04036
Processing of nuclear fuel 04037
Manufacture of fertilizers and nitrogen compounds 04038
Manufacture of plastics in primary forms and of synthetic rubber 04039
Manufacture of paints, varnishes and similar coatings 04040
Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemicals and botanical products 04041
Manufacture of soap and detergents 04042
Manufacture of other chemical products 04043
Manufacture of man-made fibers 04044
Manufacture of rubber products 04045
Manufacture of plastic products 04046
Manufacture of glass and glass products 04047
Manufacture of cement, lime and plaster 04048
Manufacture of articles of concrete, cement and plaster 04049
Manufacture of Bricks 04050
Manufacture of other clay and ceramic products 04051
Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 04052
Manufacture of pig iron, sponge iron, Direct Reduced Iron etc. 04053
Manufacture of Ferro alloys 04054
Manufacture of Ingots, billets, blooms and slabs etc. 04055
Manufacture of steel products 04056
Manufacture of basic precious and non-ferrous metals 04057
Manufacture of non-metallic mineral products 04058
Casting of metals 04059
Manufacture of fabricated metal products 04060
Manufacture of engines and turbines 04061
Manufacture of pumps and compressors 04062
Manufacture of bearings and gears 04063
Manufacture of ovens and furnaces 04064
Manufacture of lifting and handling equipment 04065
Manufacture of other general purpose machinery 04066
Manufacture of agricultural and forestry machinery 04067
Manufacture of Machine Tools 04068
Manufacture of machinery for metallurgy 04069
Manufacture  of    machinery    for    mining,    quarrying and

constructions

04070
Manufacture  of machinery for       processing  of food   and

beverages

04071
Manufacture of machinery for leather and textile 04072
Manufacture of weapons and ammunition 04073
Manufacture of other special purpose machinery 04074
Manufacture of domestic appliances 04075
Manufacture of office, accounting and computing machinery 04076
Manufacture of electrical machinery and apparatus 04077
Manufacture of Radio, Television, communication equipment and apparatus 04078
Manufacture of medical and surgical equipment 04079
Manufacture of industrial process control equipment 04080
Manufacture     of       instruments      and       appliances    for

measurements and navigation

04081
Manufacture of optical instruments 04082
Manufacture of watches and clocks 04083
Manufacture of motor vehicles 04084
Manufacture of body of motor vehicles 04085
Manufacture of parts & accessories of motor vehicles & engines 04086
Building & repair of ships and boats 04087
Manufacture of railway locomotive and rolling stocks 04088
Manufacture of aircraft and spacecraft 04089
Manufacture of bicycles 04090
Manufacture of other transport equipment 04091
Manufacture of furniture 04092
Manufacture of jewellery 04093
Manufacture of sports goods 04094
Manufacture of musical instruments 04095
Manufacture of games and toys 04096
Other manufacturing n.e.c. 04097
Recycling of metal waste and scrap 04098
Recycling of non- metal waste and scrap 04099
ELECTRITY, GAS AND
WATER
Production, collection and distribution of electricity 05001
Manufacture and distribution of gas 05002
Collection, purification and distribution of water 05003
Other essential commodity service n.e.c 05004
CONSTRUCTION Site preparation works 06001
Building of complete constructions or parts- civil contractors 06002
Building installation 06003
Building completion 06004
Construction and maintenance of roads, rails, bridges,

tunnels, ports, harbour, runways etc.

06005
Construction and maintenance of power plants 06006
Construction and maintenance of industrial plants 06007
Construction and maintenance of power transmission and telecommunication lines 06008
Construction of water ways and water reservoirs 06009
Other construction activity n.e.c. 06010
REAL ESTATE AND
RENTING SERVICES
Purchase, sale and letting of leased buildings
(residential and non-residential)
07001
Operating of real estate of self-owned buildings (residential and non-residential) 07002
Developing and sub-dividing real estate into lots 07003
Real estate activities on a fee or contract basis 07004
Other real estate/renting services n.e.c 07005
RENTING OF
MACHINERY
Renting of land transport equipment 08001
Renting of water transport equipment 08002
Renting of air transport equipment 08003
Renting of agricultural machinery and equipment 08004
Renting of construction and civil engineering machinery 08005
Renting of office machinery and equipment 08006
Renting of other machinery and equipment n.e.c. 08007
Renting of personal and household goods n.e.c. 08008
Renting of other machinery n.e.c. 08009
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL TRADE Wholesale and retail sale of motor vehicles 09001
Repair and maintenance of motor vehicles 09002
Sale of motor parts and accessories- wholesale and retail 09003
Retail sale of automotive fuel 09004
General commission agents, commodity brokers and

auctioneers

09005
Wholesale of agricultural raw material 09006
Wholesale of food & beverages and tobacco 09007
Wholesale of household goods 09008
Wholesale of metals and metal ores 09009
Wholesale of household goods 09010
Wholesale of construction material 09011
Wholesale of hardware and sanitary fittings 09012
Wholesale of cotton and jute 09013
Wholesale of raw wool and raw silk 09014
Wholesale of other textile fibres 09015
Wholesale of industrial chemicals 09016
Wholesale of fertilizers and pesticides 09017
Wholesale of electronic parts & equipment 09018
Wholesale of other machinery, equipment and supplies 09019
Wholesale of waste, scrap & materials for re-cycling 09020
Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores 09021
Retail sale of other goods in specialized stores 09022
Retail sale in non-specialized stores 09023
Retail sale of textiles, apparel, footwear, leather goods 09024
Retail sale of other household appliances 09025
Retail sale of hardware, paint and glass 09026
Wholesale of other products n.e.c 09027
Retail sale of other products n.e.c 09028
HOTELS, RESTAURANTS
AND HOSPITALITY
SERVICES
Hotels – Star rated 10001
Hotels – Non-star rated 10002
Motels, Inns and Dharmshalas 10003
Guest houses and circuit houses 10004
Dormitories and hostels at educational institutions 10005
Short stay accommodations n.e.c. 10006
Restaurants – with bars 10007
Restaurants – without bars 10008
Canteens 10009
Independent caterers 10010
Casinos and other games of chance 10011
Other hospitality services n.e.c. 10012
TRANSPORT &
LOGISTICS SERVICES
Travel agencies and tour operators 11001
Packers and movers 11002
Passenger land transport 11003
Air transport 11004
Transport by urban/sub-urban railways 11005
Inland water transport 11006
Sea and coastal water transport 11007
Freight transport by road 11008
Freight transport by railways 11009
Forwarding of freight 11010
Receiving and acceptance of freight 11011
Cargo handling 11012
Storage and warehousing 11013
Transport via pipelines (transport of gases, liquids, slurry and other commodities) 11014
Other Transport & Logistics services n.e.c 11015
POST AND

TELECOMMUNICATION
SERVICES

Post and courier activities 12001
Basic telecom services 12002
Value added telecom services 12003
Maintenance of telecom network 12004
Activities of the cable operators 12005
Other Post & Telecommunication services n.e.c 12006
FINANCIAL
INTERMEDIATION
SERVICES
Commercial banks, saving banks and discount houses 13001
Specialised institutions granting credit 13002
Financial leasing 13003
Hire-purchase financing 13004
Housing finance activities 13005
Commercial loan activities 13006
Credit cards 13007
Mutual funds 13008
Chit fund 13009
Investment activities 13010
Life insurance 13011
Pension funding 13012
Non-life insurance 13013
Administration of financial markets 13014
Stock brokers, sub-brokers and related activities 13015
Financial advisers, mortgage advisers and brokers 13016
Foreign exchange services 13017
Other financial intermediation services n.e.c. 13018
COMPUTER AND
RELATED SERVICES
Software development 14001
Other software consultancy 14002
Data processing 14003
Database activities and distribution of electronic content 14004
Other IT enabled services 14005
BPO services 14006
Cyber café 14007
Maintenance and repair of office, accounting and computing machinery 14008
Computer training and educational institutes 14009
Other computation related services n.e.c. 14010
RESEARCH AND
DEVELOPMENT
Natural sciences and engineering 15001
Social sciences and humanities 15002
Other Research & Development activities n.e.c. 15003
PROFESSIONS Legal profession 16001
Accounting, book-keeping and auditing profession 16002
Tax consultancy 16003
Architectural profession 16004
Engineering and technical consultancy 16005
Advertising 16006
Fashion designing 16007
Interior decoration 16008
Photography 16009
Auctioneers 16010
Business brokerage 16011
Market research and public opinion polling 16012
Business and management consultancy activities 16013
Labour recruitment and provision of personnel 16014
Investigation and security services 16015
Building-cleaning and industrial cleaning activities 16016
Packaging activities 16017
Secretarial activities 16018
Medical Profession 16019_1
Film Artist 16020
Other professional services n.e.c. 16019
EDUCATION SERVICES Primary education 17001
Secondary/ senior secondary education 17002
Technical and vocational secondary/ senior secondary education 17003
Higher education 17004
Education by correspondence 17005
Coaching centres and tuitions 17006
Other education services n.e.c. 17007
HEALTH CARE SERVICES General hospitals 18001
Speciality and super speciality hospitals 18002
Nursing homes 18003
Diagnostic centres 18004
Pathological laboratories 18005
Independent blood banks 18006
Medical transcription 18007
Independent ambulance services 18008
Medical suppliers, agencies and stores 18009
Medical clinics 18010
Dental practice 18011
Ayurveda practice 18012
Unani practice 18013
Homeopathy practice 18014
Nurses, physiotherapists or other para-medical practitioners 18015
Veterinary hospitals and practice 18016
Medical education 18017
Medical research 18018
Practice of other alternative medicine 18019
Other healthcare services 18020
SOCIAL AND
COMMUNITY WORK
Social work activities with accommodation (orphanages and old age homes) 19001
Social work activities without accommodation (Creches) 19002
Industry associations, chambers of commerce 19003
Professional organisations 19004
Trade unions 19005
Religious organizations 19006
Political organisations 19007
Other membership organisations n.e.c. (rotary clubs, book clubs and philatelic clubs) 19008
Other Social or community service n.e.c 19009
CULTURE AND SPORT Motion picture production 20001
Film distribution 20002
Film laboratories 20003
Television channel productions 20004
Television channels broadcast 20005
Video production and distribution 20006
Sound recording studios 20007
Radio – recording and distribution 20008
Stage production and related activities 20009
Individual artists excluding authors 20010
Literary activities 20011
Other cultural activities n.e.c. 20012
Circuses and race tracks 20013
Video Parlours 20014
News agency activities 20015
Library and archives activities 20016
Museum activities 20017
Preservation of historical sites and buildings 20018
Botanical and zoological gardens 20019
Operation and maintenance of sports facilities 20020
Activities of sports and game schools 20021
Organisation and operation of indoor/outdoor sports and promotion and production of sporting events 20022
Sports Management 20023_1
Other sporting activities n.e.c. 20023
Other recreational activities n.e.c. 20024
OTHER SERVICES Hair dressing and other beauty treatment 21001
Funeral and related activities 21002
Marriage bureaus 21003
Pet care services 21004
Sauna and steam baths, massage salons etc. 21005
Astrological and spiritualists’ activities 21006
Private households as employers of domestic staff 21007
Event Management 21008_1
Other services n.e.c. 21008
EXTRA TERRITORIAL
ORGANISATIONS AND
BODIES
Extra territorial organisations and bodies (IMF, World Bank, European Commission etc.) 22001

*n.e.c. – not elsewhere classified

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Important points to remember while filing return of income in ITR utility (online or offline)

The validation process at e-Filing/CPC end is to be carried out for ITRs based on the category of defect. Category A defect are the defects, wherein return will not be allowed to be uploaded and error message will be displayed to the tax payer.

List of Category A Rules for ITR 4 are as below

S. No.

.

Description of Rules Mapping of Rules for ITR 4
1 Income chargeable under business should be equal to sum of income offered under presumptive income under 44AD, 44ADA & 44AE Value at field “E8” is not equal to sum of E2c+E4+E7
2 Income u/s 44AD, 44ADA, 44AE is disclosed in the return but “schedule BP” is not filled In Schedule Part B- Gross total Income, B1 (BP income) is MORE THAN ZERO AND in schedule BP all the fields from E1 to E7 are zero/null.

Note: All fields including sub fields

3 Standard deduction allowed on House property should be equals to 30% of Annual value If value at the field “B3(iii)” is greater than zero & value at field “B3(iv)” is not equals to 30% of value at “B3(iii)”

Note: This rule will not be applicable if value at B2vi < 0 Note 2: Rounding off +2 and -2.

4 Gross rent received/ receivable/ lettable value is zero or null and assessee is claiming municipal tax Value at field “B3 (ii)” in “Part B Gross Total Income” is more than zero AND Value at field “B3 (i)” in “Part B Gross Total Income” is zero or null
5 Deduction u/s 80CCD(2) should not be more than 10% of salary Value mentioned in the field S. No. B6 (e ) is more than 10% of value mentioned in the field B1(iii)- B1(ib) (Net Salary-Value of Perquisites and Nature of Employer is any of following: State Government Public Sector Undertaking Others

Note: If the GTI is less than or equal to zero, this rule will skipped

6 Sum of deduction claimed u/s 80C, 80CCC & 80CCD (1) is more than 1,50,000. Assessee has selected status as “Individual” or “HUF” in schedule Part A General information And sum of field 80C –B6C(a) + 80CCC (B6C(b)) + 80CCD(1) (B6C(c)) in schedule Income details is more than 1,50,000.
7 Deduction u/s 80E is claimed by HUF/ Firm Status is selected as “HUF” or “Firm” in schedule “Personal info” And amount entered at field 80E”B6(i) in schedule Income details is greater than zero.
8 Deduction u/s 80EE is claimed by HUF/ Firm Status is selected as “HUF” or “Firm” in schedule “Personal info” And amount entered at field “80EE”B6(j) in schedule Income details is greater than zero.
9 Maximum amount that can be claimed for category “Dependent with disability” u/s 80DD is 75000 Drop down selected is dependent person with disability and as computed is less than as entered and as entered more than 75,000
10 Maximum amount that can be claimed for category “Self or Dependent” u/s 80DDB is 40000 Drop down selected is self and dependent and amount is more than 40,000
11 Deduction u/s 80DD cannot be claimed by Firm. Assessee has selected status “Firm” And amount entered at field B6(g) of Schedule “income details) 80DD in schedule Income details is greater than 0
12 Maximum amount that can be claimed u/s 80GG is 25% of Total income or 60000 whichever is less In the schedule Income Details value at B(n) is more than 60,000 or 25% of B7 before allowing deduction of this expenditure
13 Maximum amount that can be claimed for category “Self with disability” u/s 80U is 75000 In the schedule Income Details value at 6(r) is selected as “Self with disability” and the value at field 6(r) is less or more than 75,000
14 Financial Particulars such as Sundry creditors, Inventories, Sundry debtors, cash- in-hand are not filed The sum of “E1a+ E1b+ E3+E5” is greater than zero

and the following details are not filled:

1. E15 (Sundry creditors)

2. E19 (Inventory)

3. E20 (Sundry Debtors)

4. E22 (Cash in Hand)

15 IFSC entered is not matching with the RBI database for Other Bank account details & IFSC under “Bank Details” is not matching with the RBI database. In schedule Taxes paid and verification in S. No. B28 IFSC under “Bank Details” is not matching with the RBI database.
16 Tax computation has been disclosed but Gross Total Income is nil. In “schedule Part B Gross Total Income”, fields “Income from Business & Profession”B1, “Income chargeable under the head ‘Salaries’”B2, “Income chargeable under the head House Property”B3 and “Income from other sources “B4 (all fields) to “Gross Total Income”B5 are ZERO or NULL ( Field reference [B1 to B5] including sub fields ) AND In Schedule Income details – “Tax Computations & Tax status” schedule, any field from “Tax Payable on Total Income” to “Total Tax, surcharge and cess” ( Field reference B8-B12 ) is greater than ZERO.
17 “Income details” and “Tax computation” have not been disclosed but details regarding “Taxes Paid” have been disclosed.

 

In income details – Income from Salary i.e. Sr.no B2(i) is equal to zero or null AND Income from HP i.e. Sr.no B3i+B3vi is equal to zero or null AND Income from OS i.e.Sr.no B4 is equal to zero or null AND Gross Total Income i.e. S. No. B5 is less than or equal to ZERO or NULL AND In schedule BP Gross turnover or gross receipts (i.e Sum of E1(a)-“Through A/c Payee cheque or A/c payee bank draft or bank clearing system received before specified date” and E1(b)-“Any other mode” and E3(Gross Receipts in case of Section 44ADA) and Sr.no E5 is equal to ZERO or NULL. AND Exempt income (only for reporting purpose) is equal to ZERO or null AND In schedule TDS on Salary, TDS claim in row “Tax deducted” is MORE THAN 100 OR in schedule TDS on income other than salary, TDS claimed during current year i.e. Sum of column no. (6) is MORE THAN 100 or in schedule TDS (as per Form 16C furnished by Tax payer(s)), TDS claimed during the year i.e. sum of column no. (6) is MORE THAN 100.
18 “TDS” or “TCS” or “Advance Tax & Self-Assessment Tax paid” claimed in “Part D – Tax Computation and Tax Status” is inconsistent with the details provided in Sch IT, Sch TDS1, Sch TDS2 & Sch TCS. If Total of B23(a)& B23(d)is NOT EQUAL TO the total field of “SCHEDULE IT” OR If B23(b) is NOT EQUAL TO total fields of “Sch TDS1” and “Sch TDS2” OR If B23(c)is NOT EQUAL TO total fields of “Sch TCS”
19 Donee PAN is same as “Assessee PAN” or “PAN at Verification” If “PAN of the donee” in Sch 80G (if filled ) is equal to Assessee PAN mentioned in Part A General Information of Schedule Income Details or PAN as entered in verification part .
20 The sum of amounts disclosed at TDS, TCS, and Advance Tax & Self-Assessment Tax is not equal to the amount disclosed at Total Taxes Paid. In schedule “Taxes paid and Verification-Sum of values mentioned in the fields B23(a),B23(b),B23(c ) and B23(d) does not match with value mentioned in the field B24
21 Deduction u/s 80G is claimed but details are not provided in Schedule 80G. In schedule Income details Value mentioned at Sr. no. 6(m) is greater than ZERO And In Schedule 80G fields all the values mentioned in Eligible amount of donation A, B, C, D and E are Zeros or null
22 In SR.NO 6 “TDS claimed” amount entered cannot be more than sum of amount filled in SR.NO 4 “TDS b/f” and SR.NO 5 “TDS Deducted”. If in Schedule TDS2 (i) & (ii) SI. No. 6 “TDS Claimed” is more than S. No. 5 “TDS Deducted” in case of current year TDS deduction OR If in Schedule TDS2 (i) & (ii) S. No. 6 “TDS Claimed” is more than S. No. 4 “TDS b/f” in case of brought forward TDS claim.
23 The amount of TCS claimed this year is more than “Tax collected” in Schedule TCS. S. No. 5 “Amount out of (4) being claimed” is MORE THAN S. No. .4 “Tax Collected”.
24 Total of Chapter VI A-Part C claim shall not exceed the “Gross Total Income’ in part-B In Part C, “Total deductions under Chapter VI A” (Field reference 6a to 6r) of system calculated claim shall not exceed the ‘Gross Total Income’ of Part-B (Field reference 5).

Note : This rule will be applicable only if B6>0.

25 Amount of refund claimed is inconsistent with the difference between “Total Taxes Paid” and “Total Tax, fee and Interest payable”. In schedule Taxes paid and verification value mentioned at S. No. B26 is not equal to difference between S. No. B16 of schedule Income details and sr. no. B24 of Schedule Taxes Paid and verification.
26 Amount of tax payable is inconsistent with the difference between “Total Tax, fee and Interest payable” and “Total Taxes Paid”. In schedule Taxes paid and verification value mentioned at S. No. B25 is not equal to difference between S. No. B16 of schedule Income details and sr. no. B24 of Schedule Taxes Paid and verification.
27 Rebate u/s 87A is claimed by HUF or FIRM. If status is selected as “HUF” or “FIRM” in schedule

“Personal info” And amount entered at S. No. B9 “Rebate u/s 87A” in schedule “Income details” is greater than zero.

28 Rebate u/s 87A is claimed by Resident Individual having total income more than Rs.500000. In schedule Income Details value in the field Sr.no B7

is greater than 5,00,000 And Value in the field S. No. B9 of schedule Income detail is greater than zero

29 Deduction u/s 80CCD(2) is claimed by HUF or FIRM Status is selected as “HUF” or “FIRM” in schedule “Personal info” And amount entered at field “80CCD(2)” -B6(e)in schedule Income details is greater than zero.
30 Deduction u/s 80TTA should be restricted to ‘Savings Interest income’ disclosed under head “Income from Other Sources” Amount entered at field 6(p) “80TTA” in schedule Income details is more than amount entered at field 4-“Interest from savings Account” under “Income from Other Sources” in schedule Income details
31 Deduction u/s 80U is claimed by HUF/Firm. If status is selected as “HUF” or “Firm” in schedule

“Personal info” And value in field B6r “80U” in schedule Income details in greater than zero.

32 Tax payable after rebate should be difference between Tax payable on Total Income and Rebate u/s 87A In the schedule Income details value at the field B10 is not equal to difference between B8 and B9 if B8 >= B9. If B8 < B9, then B10 = 0.
33 Total Tax Liability must be equal to sum of “Tax payable & cess” Value at field “S. No. B12” should be equal to sum of value at field “S. No. B10” & S. No. “B11”
34 “Total Tax, Fee and Interest” must be equal to sum of “Balance Tax After Relief” and “Interest u/s 234A, 234B, 234C & 234F” Value at field “S. No. B16” -“Total Tax, Fee and Interest” should be equal to sum of value at field “S. No. B14” & “S. No. B15a ” & “S. No. B15b” & S. No. B15c & “S. No. B15d”
35 Assessee being Firm(other than LLP) cannot claim deduction u/s 80D If assessee is selected status as “Firm” and claims deduction u/s 80D (System Calculated value) is more than zero
36 Assessee is claiming deduction under section 80DD but eligible category description not provided. In schedule Income details value at field S. No. 6(g) is greater than zero the corresponding drop down is null or not provided
37 Assessee is claiming deduction under section 80DDB but eligible category description not provided. In schedule Income details value at field S. No. 6(h) is greater than zero the corresponding drop down is null or not provided
38 Assessee is claiming deduction under section 80U but eligible category description not provided. In schedule Income details value at field S. No. 6(r) is greater than zero the corresponding drop down is null or not provided
39 ITR cannot be uploaded by minor. Only legal guardian can perform the required functions. In schedule Income Details PAN/ Aadhaar in personal info and verification PAN/ Aadhaar is same AND date of birth of the assessee is less than 18 years.
40 Deduction u/s 80TTA cannot be claimed by Individual Senior Citizen taxpayer. If age of the taxpayer as per personal information of Schedule Income details is 60 years or more and the value in the field S. No. 6(p) is more than Zero. Note: This rule will not be applicable if HUF is selected under Residential status.
41 Assessee being Firm (other than LLP) cannot claim deduction u/s 80C, 80CCC & 80CCD (1). If status is selected as “Firm” and values at system calculated fields of 80C (field 6a) or 80CCC( Field – 6b)or 80CCD(1) (field -6c)is more than Zero
42 Assessee not being senior citizen cannot claim deduction under section 80TTB. If age of taxpayer is less than 60 years as per personal information of Schedule Income details and the value in system calculated field 80TTB is more than Zero. Field -B(6)(q)
43 Assessee being senior citizen cannot claim deduction u/s 80TTB more than interest income (Savings & Deposits) from other sources. In schedule Part A general date of birth is before 02.04.1960 in the personal information and amount entered at field S. No. 6(q) “80TTB” in schedule Income details is more than the sum of values at field B4-“Interest from savings Account” and “Interest from Deposits (Banks/Post office/Co-operative Society) under “Income from Other Sources” in schedule Income details
44 Value at Total field of “Eligible amount of Donations” (E in Schedule 80G) cannot exceed value at field “Total Donations”(E in Schedule 80G) If value at Total field of “Eligible amount of Donations” (E in Schedule 80G) is more than value at field “Total Donations”(E in Schedule 80G)
45 In Schedule VIA, deduction claimed u/s 80G cannot be more than the eligible amount of donation mentioned in Schedule 80G IF value at field S. No. 6(m) – 80G in Part C is more than value at Total field of “Eligible amount of Donations” (E in Schedule 80G)
46 For employer category ‘Pensioners’, Deduction u/s 80CCD(1) should not be more than 20% of Gross total Income. In schedule Income details value mentioned at field “B6(c ) is more than 20% of value mentioned in the field S. No. B5 and “Nature of Employment ” is “Pensioners” or” Not Applicable”
47 Business Income mentioned in Part BTI should be consistent with the amount mentioned in Schedule BP Sl. No B1 is not equal to the amount mentioned in S. No. E8 of Schedule BP
48 Taxpayer other than individual cannot claim deduction u/s 80CCD(1B) If Status is other than “individual” and value at field 80CCD(1B) – Field 6(d)is more than “Zero”
49 Assessee not being an individual cannot claim deduction u/s 80CCD (1). If Status is other than “individual” and value at field 80ccd(1)-Field 6(c) is more than “Zero”
50 Assessee cannot select type of property as let out or deemed let out if Gross rent received/ receivable/ lettable value during the year is zero or null If Type of House property is selected as “Let out” or “Deemed Let out” and value at field B3(i) is Zero or null.
51 In Schedule Part BTI, S. No. B3iii “Annual Value” should be equal of S. No. B3i- B3ii In schedule Part A General value at B3(iii) is not equal to difference of B3(i)-B3(ii)
52 In Schedule Gross total Income, S. No. B3vii Income chargeable under the head ‘House Property’ [(iii – iv – v) + vi] should be equal to sum of B3iii-B3iv-B3v+B3vi In schedule Income Details value at B2(vii) is not equal to value of “B3[(iii – iv – v) + vi]”

Note : If result is <0, then we have to restrict the same to -200000

53 In Schedule Part BTI, S. No. B2i Gross Salary (ia + ib + ic) is not consistent with the sum of S. No. ia+ib+ic If value at S. No. B2(i) is not equal to sum of B2[(ia)+(ib)+(1c)] in income details
54 In Schedule Part BTI, B2iii “Net Salary” should be equal to S. No. (B2i – B2ii) If value at B2(iii) is not equal to difference of B2[(i)-(ii)]

in income details

Note : If B2(i) – B2(ii) < 0, then restrict (iii) to Zero.

55 In Schedule Part BTI, B2 (iv) “Deductions u/s 16” should be sum of iva+ivb+ivc If value at B2(iv) is not equal to sum of B2(iva+ivb+ivc) in income details
56 In Schedule Part BTI, S. No. B2v “Income chargeable under Salaries” should be equal to (B2iii – B2iv) If value at B2(v) is not equal to difference of B2[(iii)-(iv)] in income details

Note : If result is -ve, then restrict to zero.

57 In Schedule TDS (2) (i) and (ii), assessee has to enter year of tax deduction if there is a claim of prior year TDS If in “Schedule TDS 2 value at Col. 4 ” TDS b/f” is more than zero, AND value at Col.3 “Fin. Year in which deducted” is zero or null.
58 Assessee cannot show exempt agriculture Income more than Rs 5000/- and also cannot select agriculture income more than once from the drop down. If value at field Agricultural Income is more than

“Rs.5,000” Sr. B27 Of sch.

or

Agricultural Income dropdown Selected more than

One time.

59 Assessee being Firm (other than LLP) cannot claim deduction u/s 80DDB Status is selected as “Firm” and value at field 80DDB is more than Zero.
60 Assessee should enter valid Mobile Number If Assessee selects country code as “+91 – India” at the field provided “Country” in schedule “Part A General” and gives mobile no 1 or 2 as less than or more than 10 digits.

Please note that mobile no starting with zero is not valid.

61 In Schedule TDS2(i) & TDS2(ii), Unclaimed TDS brought forward & details of TDS of current FY should be provided in different rows in Sch TDS 2 In Schedule TDS2(i), value at column 4 is more than

Zero and Value at column 5 is more than “Zero”

or

In Schedule TDS2(ii), value at column 4 is more than

Zero and Value at column 5 is more than “Zero”

62 Entertainment allowance for Government employee u/s 16(ii) will be allowed to the extent of Rs.5000 or 1/5th of Salary as per section 17(1) whichever is lower. In income details if the category of employer is selected as “Central Government” or “State Government” or PSU

And

value at field Sr. No.B2(iv)(b) is more than Rs. 5,000 or 1/5th of Salary as per section 17(1)

63 Entertainment allowance u/s 16(ii) will not be allowed for other than “Government” employee. In income details, the employer category is selected as other than Central or State Government or PSU and the value in field B2(iv)(b) : Entertainment Allowance is more than “0”
64 Tax payer cannot claim benefit of senior citizen & super senior citizen if date of birth is not matching with PAN database Upload Level Check
65 TDS Claimed in Col No. 6 cannot be more than Gross Income shown in Col. No. 7 of Schedule TDS 2(ii) If in “Schedule TDS -2(ii)” value of Col. No. 6 is more than value of Col. No.7
66 TDS Claimed in Col No. 6 cannot be more than Gross Income shown in Col. No. 7 of Schedule TDS 2(i) If in “Schedule TDS -2(i)” value of Col. No. 6 is more than value of Col. No.7
67 Total of all allowances to the extent exempt u/s 10 cannot be more than Gross Salary If the value of field B2(ii) is more than the value of field B2(i) in income details
68 Sec 10(5)-Leave Travel concession/assistance received cannot be more than Salary as per section 17(1). In S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(5)-Leave Travel concession/assistance” is more than the value of field “B2(ia)” in income details
69 Sec 10(6)-Remuneration received as an official, by whatever name called, of an embassy, high commission etc. cannot be more than gross salary. In S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(6)-Remuneration received as an official, by whatever name called, of an embassy, high commission etc.” is more than the value of field “B2(i)” in income details
70 Sec 10(7)-Allowances or perquisites paid or allowed as such outside India by the Government to a citizen of India for rendering service outside India cannot be more than gross salary. In S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(7)-Allowances or perquisites paid or allowed as such outside India by the Government to a citizen of India for rendering service outside India” is more than the value of field “B2(i)” in income details
71 Section 10(10) Death- cum-retirement gratuity received cannot exceed Rs. 20 lakhs. In income details, S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(10)-Death-cum-retirement gratuity received” is more than Rs. 20,00,000.
72 Sec 10(10A)-Commuted value of pension received cannot be more than Salary as per section 17(1) In income details, S. No. B2(iii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(10A)-Commuted value of pension received” is more than the value of field B2(ia)
73 Sec 10(10AA)-Earned leave encashment on retirement cannot be more than Salary as per section 17(1) In income details, S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(10AA)-Earned leave encashment on retirement “is more than the value of field B2(ia)
74 Claim of Sec 10(10B) First proviso – Compensation limit notified by CG in the Official Gazette cannot exceed Rs. 500000. In schedule Income details value mentioned at S. No. B2(ii)for dropdown 10(10B)-First Proviso-Compensation limit notified by CG in the Official Gazette is more than Rs. 500,000
75 Claim of Sec 10(10C) – ‘Amount

received/receivable on voluntary retirement or termination of service’ cannot exceed Rs. 5 lakhs.

In income details value mentioned at S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Claim of Sec 10(10C)-Amount received on voluntary retirement or termination of service Amount received/receivable on voluntary retirement or termination of service” is more than the value of Rs. 5,00,000.
76 More than one drop down is selected from “Sec 10(10B) First proviso “or “Sec 10(10B) Second proviso” or “Sec 10(10C).” In income details value mentioned at S. No. B2(ii) if more than one drop down is selected from “Sec 10(10B) First proviso ” or “10(10B) Second proviso ” or “Sec 10(10C).”
77 Sec 10(10CC)-Tax paid by employer on non- monetary perquisite cannot exceed Value of perquisites as per section 17(2) In income details S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(10CC)-Tax paid by employer on non-monetary perquisite” is more than the value of field B2(ib)
78 Sec 10(13A)-Allowance to meet expenditure incurred on house rent cannot exceeds 1/3rd of Salary as per section 17(1) In income details, S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop down “Sec 10(13A)-Allowance to meet expenditure incurred on house rent” is more than the value of Salary as per Section 17(1) at S. No. .B2(ia) of Part B Gross Total Income.
79 Sec 10(14)(i) ‘Prescribed Allowances or benefits (not in a nature of perquisite) specifically granted to meet expenses wholly, necessarily and exclusively and to the extent actually incurred, in performance of duties of office or employment’ cannot exceed Value of Salary as per Section 17(1) In income details, S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop

down “Sec 10(14)(i) Prescribed Allowances or benefits (not in a nature of perquisite) specifically granted to meet expenses wholly, necessarily and exclusively and to the extent actually incurred, in performance of duties of office or employment” is more than the value of Salary as per Section 17(1) at S. No. .B2(ia) of Part B Gross Total Income.

80 Sec 10(14)(ii) ‘Prescribed Allowances or benefits granted to meet personal expenses in performance of duties of office or employment or to compensate him for increased cost of living’ cannot exceed Value of Salary as per Section 17(1) In income details, S. No. B2(ii) if the value of drop

down “Sec 10(14)(ii) Prescribed Allowances or benefits granted to meet personal expenses in performance of duties of office or employment or to compensate him for increased cost of living” is more than the value of field Salary as per Section 17(1) at S. No. .(ia) of Part B Gross Total Income.

81 Please select at least one account in which you prefer to get your refund.” If in Income details under the bank account details at least one checkbox is not selected.
82 In verification part representative is selected from dropdown of capacity then Yes should be selected in “Whether this return is being filed by a representative assessee” & details of representative assessee in part -A general must be filled. In “Verification” capacity is selected as
“Representative” from drop down
andDetails regarding “Name of the representative, Capacity of the representative, Address of the representative and Permanent Account Number (PAN/ Aadhaar of the representative)” is not filled.
83 In “Schedule Income Details” Income from other sources should be equal to amount entered in individual col. of income from other sources. If the value at field (B4) income from other sources is not equal to amount entered in individual col. Of income from other sources reduced by deduction u/s 57(iia)
84 In “Schedule Income Details” Balance Tax after relief should be equal to sum of Total Tax &Cess -Relief u/s 89(1) If the value at field (B14) Balance tax after relief is not equal to (B12-B13).

Note: This rule will be applicable when (B12) is greater than (B13).

85 In “Schedule BP” E5 of Presumptive Income from Goods Carriage under section 44AE should be equal to the value entered in[total of column (5)] Value at S. No. E5 of Schedule BP is not equal to the sum of amounts mentioned in Column 5of table “COMPUTATION OF PRESUMPTIVE INCOME FROM GOODS CARRIAGES UNDER SECTION 44AE”
86 In “Schedule BP” in Total of value of Outward Supplies as per the GST returns filed should be equal to the individual value entered in the col. Annual value of Outward Supplies as per the GST returns filed In “Schedule BP” in Total of value of Outward Supplies as per the GST returns filed is not equal to the value entered in col Annual value of Outward Supplies as per the GST returns filed
87 In “Schedule BP” in E17 of Total capital and liabilities should be equal to the value entered in (Partners/ members own capital +Secured loans + Unsecured loans + Advances + Sundry creditors + Other liabilities ) In “Schedule BP” in E17 of Total capital and liabilities is not equal to sum of (E11+E12+E13+E14+E15+E16)
88 In “Schedule BP” in E 25 of Total assets should be equal to the value entered in(Fixed assets + Inventories + Sundry debtors + Balance with banks + Cash- in-hand + Loans and advances +Other Assets) In “Schedule BP” in E 25 of Total assets is not equal to the value entered

in(E18+E19+E20+E21+E22+E23+E24)

89 In Schedule TDS1 total of col 4 ‘Total Tax deducted” should be equal to sum of individual values of col 4 If in TDS 1 total of col 4 “Total Tax deducted” is not equal to sum of individual values of col 4.
90 In Schedule TDS2 total of col 6 ‘TDS Credit out of(5) claimed this year should be equal to sum of individual values of col 5 If in TDS2(i) total of Col 6″ ” TDS credit out of(5) claimed this year” is not equal to sum of individual values of col 6.
91 In Schedule TDS3 total of col 6′ ‘TDS Credit out of(5) claimed this year should be equal to sum of individual values of col 5 If in TDS2(ii) total of Col 6 ” TDS credit out of(5) claimed this year” is not equal to sum of individual values of col 6.
92 In Schedule IT total of col 4 Tax Paid should be equal to sum of individual values If the value of col 4 “Tax Paid” in field (21) IT is not equal to sum of individual values at col 4.
93 In Schedule TCS total of col 6 TCS credit out of (5) being claimed this year should be equal to sum of individual values If the value at col 5 of table “TCS (22)” is not equal to sum of individual values at col 5.
94 In “Schedule Taxes Paid and Verification” Total TDS Claimed should be equal to the sum of total TDS claimed in TDS 1, 2 & 3 If the value at field B(23) (b) Total TDS Claimed is not equal to sum of Col (4) of Sch TDS 1, Col (6) of TDS 2 & TDS 3
95 In “Schedule Taxes Paid and Verification” Total TCS Claimed should be equal to the sum of total TCS claimed in TCS schedule If the value at field B(23) (c) Total TCS claimed is not equal to sum of col (5) of Sch TCS.
96 In Schedule 80G in table (A) “Donations entitled for 100% deduction without qualifying limit” donation in cash or donation in other mode is to be entered mandatory. If the value at col “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (A)”Donations entitled for 100% deduction with out qualifying limit” is Zero or null

Note: This rule will be applicable when at least one col is filled in one row of table (A).

97 In Schedule 80G in table (B) “Donations entitled for 50% deduction without qualifying limit” donation in cash or donation in other mode is to be entered mandatory. If the value at col “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (B)”Donations entitled for 50% deduction with out qualifying limit” is Zero or null

Note: This rule will be applicable when at least one col is filled in one row of table (B).

98 In Schedule 80G in table ( c) “Donations entitled for 100% deduction Subject to Qualifying Limit” Donation in cash or Donation in other mode is to be entered mandatory. If the value at col “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (C)”Donations entitled for 100% deduction subject to qualifying limit” is Zero or null

Note: This rule will be applicable when at least one col is filled in one row of table (C).

99 In Schedule 80G in table (D) “Donations entitled for 50% deduction Subject to Qualifying Limit” Donation in cash or Donation in other mode is to be entered mandatory. If the value at col “Donation in cash” AND “donation in other mode” in table (80G) (D)”donations entitled for 50% deduction subject to qualifying limit” is Zero or null

Note: This rule will be applicable when at least one col is filled in one row of table (D).

100 In Schedule 80G in table (E) Donations should be equal to the sum of (Donations entitled for 100% deduction without qualifying limit +Donations entitled for 50% deduction without qualifying limit +Donations entitled for 100% deduction subject to qualifying limit +Donations entitled for 100% deduction subject to qualifying limit) If the value at field (80G) (E) Donations is not equal to sum of (A+B+C+D)
101 “Total Donation” should be equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (A)”Donations entitled for 100% deduction without qualifying limit” If the value at col “Total Donation” Is not equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (A)”Donations entitled for 100% deduction without qualifying limit”
102 Total Donation’ should be equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (B)”Donations entitled for 50% deduction without qualifying limit” If the value at col ‘Total Donation’ Is not equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (B)”Donations entitled for 50% deduction without qualifying limit”
103 Total Donation’ should be equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (B)”Donations entitled for 50% deduction without qualifying limit” If the value at col ‘Total Donation’ Is not equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (C)”Donations entitled for 100% deduction subject to qualifying limit”
104 Total Donation’ should be equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (D)”Donations entitled for 50% deduction subject to qualifying limit” If the value at col ‘Total Donation’ Is not equal to sum of “Donation in cash” AND “Donation in other mode” in table (80G) (D)”Donations entitled for 50% deduction subject to qualifying limit”
105 In “Schedule Income Details” Tax paid to local authorities shall not be allowed for Type of House Property as “Self-Occupied” If Type of House Property is “Self Occupied” and value of field B3(ii) “Tax paid to local authorities” is more than ZERO.
106 In “Schedule Income Details” Deduction u/s 57(iia) shall be allowed only if “Family pension” is selected from other sources dropdown. In schedule part A general Amount at dropdown “Family Pension” is zero and value at deduction u/s 57(iia) is more than zero.
107 Deduction u/s 57(iia) cannot be more than lower of 1/3rd of Family pension or Rs. 15,000. If Value of “Family Pension” in field S. No. B4 “Income from other sources” is more than zero and deduction claimed u/s 57(iia) is more than 1/3rd of Family pension or Rs. 15,000 whichever is lower.
108 In “Schedule Taxes Paid and Verification” Total Advance Tax paid is not equal to the sum of total Tax Paid in schedule IT where date of deposit is between 01/04/2019 and 31/03/2020. If the value at field Total Advance Tax paid is not equal to sum of total Tax Paid in schedule IT where date of deposit is between 01/04/2019 and 31/03/2020.

Note: Amounts of Schedule IT will be considered only if amounts are paid from 01/04/2019 to 31/03/2020

109 In “Schedule Taxes Paid and Verification” Total Self-Assessment Tax Paid is not equal to the sum of total Tax Paid in schedule IT where date of deposit is after 31/03/2020 for A.Y 2020-21. If the value at field Total Self-Assessment Tax Paid is not equal to sum of total Tax Paid in schedule IT where date of deposit is after 31/03/2020 for A.Y 2020-21.

Note: Amounts of Schedule IT will be considered ony if amounts are paid after 31/03/2020

110 Deduction u/s 80G is not allowed for donation made in cash above Rs. 2,000/-. If in schedule 80G amount entered in donation in cash is more than 2,000/- and amount entered in donation in cash is considered for calculation of Eligible amount of donation.
111 Business code u/s 44AD is to be selected for income declared u/s 44AD. If In schedule BP E2c is more than ZERO and “Business code” u/s 44AD is not selected.
112 Business code u/s 44ADA is to be selected for income declared u/s 44ADA. If In schedule BP E4 is more than ZERO and “Business code” u/s 44ADA is not selected.
113 Business code u/s 44AE is to be selected for income declared u/s 44AE. If In schedule BP E5 is more than ZERO and “Business code” u/s 44AE is not selected.
114 Income is to be declared u/s 44AD since Nature of Business u/s 44AD is selected If In schedule BP “business code” u/s 44AD is selected and income in field E2c is zero or null
115 Income is to be declared u/s 44ADA since business code u/s 44ADA is selected If In schedule BP “business code” u/s 44ADA is selected and income in field E4 is zero or null
116 Income is to be declared u/s 44AE since business code u/s 44AE is selected If In schedule BP “business code” u/s 44AE is selected and income in field E5 is zero or null
117 Annual Value of Outward Supplies as per the GST Return Filed is to be filled since GSTIN No. is filled If in schedule BP in table F1 if “GSTIN No.” is filled and “Annual Value of Outward Supplies as per the GST Return Filed” is zero or null.
118 GSTIN No. is to be filled since Annual Value of Outward Supplies as per the GST Return Filed is filled If in schedule BP if in table F1 “Annual Value of Outward Supplies as per the GST Return Filed” is filled and “GSTIN No.” is not filled.
119 Corresponding Income offered – “Gross Amount (Col 7)” and “Head of Income (Col 8)” is to be filled since TDS is claimed in column 6 of TDS2(i). If in schedule “TDS” in TDS2(i), TDS is claimed in column 6 AND in Corresponding Income offered – “Gross Amount (Col 7)”

OR “Head of Income(Col 8)” is not filled.

120 Corresponding Income offered –

“Gross Amount (Col 7)” and “Head of Income (Col 8)” is to be filled since TDS is claimed in column 6 of TDS2(ii).

If in schedule “TDS” in TDS2(ii), TDS is claimed in column 6 and on Corresponding Income offered – “Gross Amount (Col 7)” or

“Head of Income(Col 8)” is not filled.

121 “Sec 10(10BC)-Any amount from the Central/State Govt. /local authority by way of compensation on account of any disaster” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(10BC)-Any amount from the Central/State Govt./local authority by way of compensation on account of any disaster” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
122 “Sec 10(10D)- Any sum received under a life insurance policy, including the sum allocated by way of bonus on such policy except sum as mentioned in sub-clause (a) to (d) of Sec.10(10D)” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(10D)- Any sum received under a life insurance policy, including the sum allocated by way of bonus on such policy except sum as mentioned in sub-clause (a) to (d) of Sec.10(10D)” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
123 “Sec 10(11)-Statutory Provident Fund received” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(11)-Statutory Provident Fund received” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
124 “Sec 10(12)-Recognized Provident Fund received” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(12)-Recognized Provident Fund received” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
125 “Sec 10(13)-Approved superannuation fund received” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(13)-Approved superannuation fund received” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
126 “Sec 10(16)-Scholarships granted to meet the cost of education” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(16)-Scholarships granted to meet the cost of education” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
127 “Sec 10(17)-Allowance MP/MLA/MLC” drop- down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(17)-Allowance MP/MLA/MLC” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
128 “Sec 10(17A)-Award instituted by Government” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(17A)-Award instituted by Government” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
129 “Sec 10(18)-Pension received by winner of “Param Vir Chakra” or “Maha Vir Chakra” or “Vir Chakra” or such other gallantry award” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(18)-Pension received by winner of “Param Vir Chakra” or “Maha Vir Chakra” or “Vir Chakra” or such other gallantry award” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
130 “Defense Medical Disability Pension” drop- down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Defense Medical Disability Pension” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
131 “Sec 10(19)-Armed Forces Family pension in case of death during operational duty” drop- down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income If dropdown “Sec 10(19)-Armed Forces Family pension in case of death during operational duty” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
132 “Sec 10(26)-Any income as referred to in section 10(26)” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(26)-Any income as referred to in section 10(26)” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
133 “Sec 10(26AAA)-Any income as referred to in section 10(26AAA)” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Exempt Income. If dropdown “Sec 10(26AAA)-Any income as referred to in section 10(26AAA)” under “Exempt Income” is selected more than once.
134 “Interest from Income Tax Refund” drop- down cannot be selected more than one time under Income from other sources. If dropdown “Interest from Income Tax Refund” under “Income from other Sources” is selected more than once.
135 “Family pension” drop-down cannot be selected more than one time under Income from other sources. If dropdown “Family pension” under “Income from other Sources” is selected more than once.
136 The name as entered in the return does not match with the name as per the PAN data base. The name mentioned in Part A General Information of Schedule Income Details does not match with the name as per the PAN data base
137 Gross Total Income is not equal to the Total of Incomes from Business & profession, Salary, House Property & Other Sources. In schedule “PART B -Gross Total Income”, sum of “Income from Business & Profession”, “Income from Salary/Pension”, “Income from one House Property” and “Income from Other Source” is NOT EQUAL TO “Gross Total Income”. (Field Ref B1+B2+B3+B4 not equal to B5)
138 Total Gross receipts u/s 44ADA is greater than 50 lakhs In ITR 4, where “Gross Receipts u/s 44ADA”(Field E3) is greater than Rs 50 lakhs.
139 Professional tax u/s 16(iii) will not be allowed

for employer category as

“Pensioners” and “Not Applicable”

In schedule Income details in personal Information

category of employer is selected as “Pensioners” or

“Not applicable”

And

value at field B2(ivc) is more than ZERO

140 Deduction u/s 80CCD(2) should not be more than 14% of salary if employer category is ‘Central Government’ Maximum limit for Deduction u/s 80CCD(2) should be

14% of B1(iii)-B1(ib) (Net Salary-Value of Perquisites if employer category is Central Government

141 Claim of Sec 10(10B) Second Proviso- Compensation under scheme approved by CG cannot exceed Rs. 5 lakhs In income details value mentioned at S. No. B2(ii)for dropdown Claim of Sec 10(10B) Second Proviso-Compensation under scheme approved by CG is more than Rs. 5,00,000
142 Return of income is filed using ITR4 but income from business or profession under section 44AD or 44AE or 44ADA is not disclosed.

 

In Schedule BP If Gross turnover or gross receipts at sl. No. E1(a) and E1(b) is zero or null AND If total of presumptive income u/s 44AD in S. No. E2(c) is zero or null AND Gross receipts u/s 44ADA at S. No. E3 is zero or null AND Presumptive income u/s. 44ADA in S. No. E4 is zero or null AND If column Presumptive income u/s 44AE for the goods carriage (Computed @ Rs.1000 per ton per month in case tonnage exceeds 12MT, or else @ Rs.7500 per month) or the amount claimed to have been actually earned, whichever is higher is zero or null AND Presumptive income u/s.44AE in S. No. E5 is zero or null AND Income chargeable under business or profession in S. No. E8 is zero or null AND In Part B-Gross Total Income, Income from business & Profession in S. No. B1 is zero or null

 

143 In “Schedule BP” E2(c) should be equal to the value entered in E2(a)+E2(b) If in Schedule BP, Sr.no E2c should be equal to E2(a)+E2(b)
144 Interest on borrowed capital is more than Rs.200000 for “Self-Occupied” house property. In schedule Income Details – Schedule HP, “Type of House Property” is selected as “Self Occupied”, And

Value at the field B3(v)is more than 2,00,000

145

146

Maximum amount that can be claimed u/s 80CCD(1) for ’employees’ other than ‘Pensioners’ and ‘Not Applicable’ is 10% of Salary

Deductions claimed under section 80EEA is greater than ‘Zero’ and Deductions claimed under section 80EE is also greater than ‘Zero’

In income, if employer category is other than Pensioners or not applicable then value mentioned at field “B6(c ) cannot be more than 10% of value mentioned in the Field reference B1(iii)-B1(ib) (Net Salary-Value of Perquisites)

Note: This rule will be applicable only if system calculated value of 80CCD(1)>0

In the schedule Income Details value at B6(j) is greater than zero and value mentioned in B6(k) is greater than zero
147 Dividend Income u/s 10(34) shown as exempt cannot be more than Rs.1000000/- and cannot be selected more than one time In schedule Income Details in Exempt income schedule dropdown -Dividend Income u/s 10(34) shown as exempt is selected one than one time or

Value in Total Dividend income u/s 10(34) shown as exempt under exempt income section is more than 10,00,000

148 In Schedule Gross Total income, exempt income should be equal to sum of amount entered in individual col. Of exempt income. In income details, Total value mentioned at sr. no. B2(ii) is not equal to sum of individual values entered.
149 In Schedule Gross total income, S. No. B2v “Income chargeable under Salaries” should be equal to (B2iii – B2iv) In income details value at B2(v) is not equal to value of “B2(iii)- B2(iv)”

If negative, restrict to zero.

150 Deduction u/s 80CCD(2) cannot be claimed by tax payer who has selected employer category as “Pensioners” or “Not applicable” Deduction u/s 80CCD(2) cannot be claimed by tax payer who has selected all employer category as “Pensioners” or “Not Applicable”
151 Relief u/s 89 cannot be claimed if details of salary are ‘zero/ blank’ Relief u/s 89 cannot be greater than zero if in income details at S. No. B2(i) or income from family pension at B4 is “Zero”/”Blank”
152 Deduction u/s 80EEA is claimed by HUF or Firm(other than LLP) Status is selected as “HUF” or “Firm” in schedule “Personal info” And

amount entered at field “80EEA”B6(k) in schedule Income details is greater than zero.

153 Deduction u/s 80EEB is claimed by HUF or Firm(other than LLP) Status is selected as “HUF” or “Firm” in schedule “Personal info” And

amount entered at field “80EEB”B6(l) in schedule Income details is greater than zero.

154 Assessee is HUF or Firm (other than LLP) and amount in schedule TDS 1 is more than zero Assessee is “HUF” or Firm (other than LLP) and amount in schedule TDS 1 is more than zero
155 Assessee is HUF or Firm (other than LLP) and amount in details of salary is more than zero Assessee is “HUF” or Firm (other than LLP) and amount in schedule of salary is more than zero
156 If Exempt allowance u/s 10(13A) House rent allowance is claimed then deduction u/s 80GG cannot be claimed If value at field allowances to the extent exempt u/s 10 for derop down Sec 10(13A)-Allowance to meet expenditure incurred on house rent is greater than zero and deduction u/s 80GG is amounting to Rs 60000
157 In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 1a is not equal to value of (i)+(ii) In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 1a should be equal to sum of Sl. No (i+ii)
158 In Schedule 80D, the amount of preventive health check up of all the fields combined together cannot exceed 5000 In Schedule 80D, value of all the fields 1(a)(ii), 1(b)(ii), 2(a)(ii), 2(b)(ii) combined together is greater than 5000
159 In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 1b is not equal to value of (i)+(ii)+(iii) In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 1b should be equal to sum of Sl. No (i+ii+iii)
160 In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 2a is not equal to value of (i)+(ii) In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 2a should be equal to sum of Sl. No (i+ii)
161 In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 2b is not equal to value of (i)+(ii)+(iii) In Schedule 80D, Deduction at Sl. No. 2b should be equal to sum of Sl. No (i+ii+iii)
162 In Schedule 80D, Eligible amount of deduction at Sl. No. 3 should be equal to sum of Sl. No (1a+1b+2a+2b) In Schedule 80D, Eligible amount of deduction at Sl. No. 3 should be equal to sum of Sl. No (1a+1b+2a+2b) subject to GTI
163 In Schedule VIA, deduction claimed u/s 80D but details not provided in Schedule 80D In Part C- Deductions and Taxable total Income, value in field 80D (Pt. B6(f)) System calculated value is greater than zero

AND

In “80D schedule”, the field Sl. No. 3 “Eligible Amount of Deduction” field is “Zero” or “NULL”.

164 In Schedule VIA, deduction claimed u/s 80D cannot be more than the eligible amount of deduction mentioned in Schedule 80D In Part C- Deductions and Taxable total Income, value in field 80D (Pt. B6(f)) is not equal to the field Sl. No. 3 “Eligible Amount of Deduction” of Schedule 80D or GTI whichever is lower

Note : this rule is applicable only if GTI >0

165 In Schedule VIA, if amount of deduction for any section from 80C to 80 GGC is filled then drop down for ‘Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020 for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA?’ is mandatory In Part C- Deductions and Taxable total Income, user entered value in any field from 80C to 80GGC is greater than zero and drop down for “Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020 for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA?” is not selected
166 Answer to Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020 for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA? Is yes but schedule DI is not filled In Part C- Deductions and Taxable total Income, answer to “Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020 for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA?” is selected as “Yes” but schedule DI is blank/ null
167 Section mentioned in schedule DI are not matching with the sections under which deduction is claimed in under VIA Section mentioned in schedule DI column no 1 is not matching with sections from 80C to 80GGC for which amount (system calculated) claimed by taxpayer in Part C- Deductions and Taxable total Income is more than zero
168 In Schedule DI, amount mentioned in Col 2 ‘Eligible amount of deduction during FY 2019- 20’ is not equal to system computed amount of Schedule VIA Eligible amount of deduction during FY 2019-20 mentioned in schedule DI column no 2 is not matching with system computed amount of deduction u/s 80C to 80GGC as per Part C- Deductions and Taxable total Income for the respective section mentioned by taxpayer
169 Deduction attributable to

investment/expenditure made between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020 is blank/ null though the amount in column 2 is greater than zero

If answer to “Whether, you have made any investment/ deposit/ payments between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020 for the purpose of claiming any deduction under Part B of Chapter VIA?” is selected as “Yes” and column no 2 of schedule DI is greater than zero then column no 3 cannot be blank/ null
170 In Schedule DI, amount mentioned in Col 3 ‘Deduction attributable to investment/expenditure made between 01.04.2020 to 31.07.2020’ cannot exceed amount in Col 2 ‘Eligible amount of deduction during FY 2019-20’ Amount in column no 3 is more than column no 2
171 Income from Family Pension cannot be claimed by “HUF” and “Firm (Other than LLP)” In Part A General status is selected as “Firm” or “HUF” and Value at drop down of Family pension and/or deduction u/s 57(iia) is more than zero
172 If exempt allowance is claimed u/s. 10(10AA) above Rs. 3 Lakh for employer category other “Central and state government” In Schedule Income Details, employer category is other than “Central or State government” and the deduction u/s. 10(10AA) is more than Rs. 300000
173 Total of chapter VI-A deductions is not consistent with the breakup of individual deductions but restricted to GTI. If value at field -S. No. .6 ” Part -B , Gross Total Income ” of schedule Income details is greater than zero, and Total of chapter VI-A deductions is not consistent with total of individual deductions. (Total of 6a to 6r) And total deduction should not be greater than S. No. 5
174 Total income should be the difference between “Gross total income” and “Total deductions” If S. No. B5 Gross total income of schedule Income details is greater than zero and S. No. B7 is not equal to the difference between S. No. B5-B6
175 Total presumptive income u/s 44AD should be more than or equal to 6% of Gross Turnover or Gross Receipts received a/c payee cheque or a/c payee bank draft or bank electronic clearing system. In schedule BP value mentioned at field” 6% of E1a or the amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher” is lower than 6% of value mentioned in “E1a”
176 Total presumptive income u/s 44AD should be more than or equal to 8% of Gross Turnover or Gross Receipts received in any other mode other than Through a/c payee cheque or a/c payee bank draft or bank electronic clearing system. In schedule BP value mentioned at field” 8% of E1b or the amount claimed to have been earned, whichever is higher” is lower than 8% of value mentioned in “E1b”
177 Presumptive income u/s 44AD should be the sum of 6% of Gross Turnover through Account payee cheque & 8% of Gross turnover in any other mode In schedule BP ,E2( C) is not equals to E2(a) + E2(b)
178 Income U/S 44AD is more than Gross receipts or Gross turnover through Any other mode. A – Section 44AD

In schedule BP, 44AD income (i.e E2(a)) is more than

zero

AND

44AD income (i.e E2(a)) is more than Gross receipts

(i.e 6% –> E1(a)-“Through A/c Payee cheque or A/c

payee bank draft or bank clearing system received

before specified date”

OR

B -In schedule BP, 44AD income (i.e E2(b)) is more

than zero

AND

44AD income E2(b) is more than Gross receipts8% –>

E1(b)-“Any other mode”).

179 Income U/S 44AD is more than Gross receipts/Gross turnover through a/c payee cheque or a/c payee bank draft or bank electronic clearing system received. In schedule BP, “Total Presumptive income U/S 44AD (Field E2(a)) “is MORE THAN Gross Turnover / Gross Receipts ( Field E1(a)) .
180 Total Gross turnover u/s 44AD is greater than 2 crore In Schedule BP , “Gross turnover or gross receipt U/S 44AD”(Field E1(a)+E1(b)) is greater than 2crore.
181 The provisions of 44AD is not applicable for General commission agents and persons carrying on professions as referred in section 44AA (1). In schedule NOB- Nature of Business, column “Code [Please see instruction]” is filled with any of the following codes :

14001, 14002,14003, 14004, 14005, 14006,14008, 16001, 16002, 16003, 16004,16005,16007,16008,16009, 16013, 16018, 16019_1, 16020, 18001, 18002, 18003,18004,18005,18010,18011,18012,18013,18014, 18015, 18016,18017,18018, 18019, 18020,20010,20011,20012

182 Income U/S 44ADA is more than
corresponding gross receipts.
In Schedule BP, where “Total Presumptive income U/S 44ADA ( Field E4) “is MORE THAN Gross Turnover / Gross Receipts ( Field E3) .
183 Total Presumptive Income u/s 44ADA is less than 50% of Gross Turnover or Gross Receipts. In Schedule BP , where “Presumptive income U/S 44ADA”(Field E4) is less than 50% of Gross Turnover / Gross Receipts (Field E3)
184 Assessee cannot claim benefits of section 44ADA if assessee is carrying on business If value at field E3 is greater than “Zero” but section code selected in Business code under table “44ADA” is other than below codes :

14001, 14002,14003, 14004, 14005, 14006,14008, 16001, 16002, 16003, 16004,16005,16007,16008, 16009, 16013,16018,16019_1, 16020 18001, 18002, 18003, 18004, 18005, 18010,18011,18012,18013,18014, 18015, 18016,18017,18018, 18019, 18020,20010,20011,20012

185 Presumptive income u/s 44AE should be Presumptive Income from Goods Carriage as reduced by Salary and interest paid to partners In case of Firm, Value at E7 in “schedule BP” is not equal to the difference of E5& E6.(E7=E5-E6)

Note : If result is negative, then restrict to “0”

&

In case of HUF and Individual, Value at E7 in “schedule

BP” is not equal to the E6. (E7=E5)

This rule shall be applicable only when E7 is greater than zero

186 The value at filed “E5” is greater than zero but the Schedule 44AE is not filed. In Schedule BP , value at field E5 is more than “0” but value at all fields in 44AE table is “Zero” or “Null”
187 Deemed Income u/s 44AE should be equal to the amount mentioned in “Presumptive

income u/s 44AE for the goods
carriage (Computed @ Rs.1000 per ton per month in case tonnage exceeds 12MT, or else @ Rs.7500 per month) “

In schedule BP,

if Presumptive Income from Goods Carriage under

section 44AE in S. No. .E5> 0

AND

the Tonnage capacity of goods carriage

(in MT) in column 3 of section 44AE exceeds 12 MT

AND

The presumptive income u/s.44AE per vehicle in

column 5 of section 44AE is less than Rs.1000 per MT

per month

Or,

In schedule BP,

if Presumptive Income from Goods Carriage under

section 44AE in S. No. .E5 > 0

AND

the Tonnage capacity of goods carriage

(in MT)in column 3 of section 44AE does not exceeds

12 MT

AND

The presumptive income u/s.44AE per vehicle in

column 5 of section 44AE is less than Rs.7500 per

month

List of Category A Rules for ITR 4 are as below:

Pr. DGIT(Systems) or DGIT(Systems), as the case may be, is authorized to add or remove any rules above based on technical feasibility and same may be uploaded in e-filing portal.

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