COMPARISON OF TAX STRUCTURE FOR INDIVIDUAL FOR F.Y. 2018-19 & F.Y.2019-20

The Interim Budget was announced on 1st Feb, 2019 in Lok Sabha. The comparison of tax structure for individual is as follows:

No change in Tax Slab

I. In the case of every individual other than individual referred in point (II) and (III):

Particulars Tax Calculation (F.Y.2018-19) Tax Calculation (F.Y.2019-20)

 

Where the total income does not exceed Rs.2,50,000/- Nil Nil
Where the total income exceeds Rs.2,50,000/- but does not exceed Rs.5,00,000/- 5% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.2,50,000/- 5% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.2,50,000/-
Where the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/- but does not exceed Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.12,500 plus 20 % of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/- Rs.12,500 plus 20 % of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/-
Where the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.1,12,500 plus 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.1,12,500 plus 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/-

II. In the case of every individual, being a resident in India who is the age of sixty years or more but less than eighty years at any time during the previous years:

Particulars Tax Calculation (F.Y.2018-19) Tax Calculation (F.Y.2019-20)

 

Where the total income does not exceed Rs.3,00,000/- Nil Nil
Where the total income exceeds Rs.3,00,000/- but does not exceed Rs.5,00,000/- 5% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.3,00,000/- 5% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.3,00,000/-
Where the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/- but does not exceed Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.10,000 plus 20 % of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/- Rs.10,000 plus 20 % of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/-
Where the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.1,10,000 plus 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.1,10,000 plus 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/-

III. In the case of every individual, being a resident in India, who is the age of eighty years or more:

Particulars Tax Calculation (F.Y.2018-19) Tax Calculation (F.Y.2019-20)

 

Where the total income does not exceed Rs.5,00,000/- Nil Nil
Where the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/- but does not exceed Rs.10,00,000/- 20 % of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/- 20 % of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.5,00,000/-
Where the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.1,00,000 plus 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/- Rs.1,00,000 plus 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs.10,00,000/-

Additional Health and Education Cess will be charged @4%.

Rebate u/s 87A (Amendment)

Particulars F.Y.2018-19 F.Y.2019-20
Total Income Rs.3,50,000/- Rs.5,00,000/-
Tax Relief Rs.2,500/- Rs.12,500/-

Amendment Benefit for different category of persons

1. In case of individual below age of 60 years:

Particulars F.Y.2018-19

(Rs.)

F.Y.2019-20                (Rs.)

 

Income from Salary 9,25,000/- 9,25,000/-
Income from House property (2,00,000)/- (2,00,000)/-
Income from Other Sources (interest on savings) 10,000/- 10,000/-
Total Income 7,35,000/- 7,35,000/-
Less: Deductions
Sec. 80C 1,50,000/- 1,50,000/-
Sec.80CCD (1B) (NPS) 50,000/- 50,000/-
Sec.80D 25,000/- 25,000/-
Sec.80TTA 10,000/- 10,000/-
Taxable Income 5,00,000/- 5,00,000/-
Income Tax Payable 12,500/- 12,500/-
Rebate u/s 87A —– (12,500)/-
Basic Tax 12,500/- ——
Add: Health & Education Cess@4% 500/- —–
Total Tax Payable 13,000/- —–
Benefit 13,000/-

2. In case of individual above 60 years but below 80 years age.

Particulars F.Y.2018-19

(Rs.)

F.Y.2019-20                (Rs.)

 

Income from Salary 9,30,000/- 9,30,000/-
Income from House property (2,00,000)/- (2,00,000)/-
Income from Other Sources (interest on savings & fixed deposits) 50,000/- 50,000/-
Total Income 7,80,000/- 7,80,000/-
Less: Deductions
Sec. 80C 1,50,000/- 1,50,000/-
Sec.80CCD (1B) (NPS) 50,000/- 50,000/-
Sec.80D 30,000/- 30,000/-
Sec.80TTB 50,000/- 50,000/-
Taxable Income 5,00,000/- 5,00,000/-
Income Tax Payable 10,000/- 10,000/-
Rebate u/s 87A —– (10,000)/-
Basic Tax 10,000/- ——
Add: Health & Education Cess@4% 400/- —–
Total Tax Payable 10,400/- —–
Benefit 10,400/-

3. In case of individual above 80 years age:

Particulars F.Y.2018-19

(Rs.)

F.Y.2019-20                (Rs.)

 

Income from Salary 8,90,000/- 8,90,000/-
Income from House property (2,00,000)/- (2,00,000)/-
Income from Other Sources (interest on savings & fixed deposits) 50,000/- 50,000/-
Total Income 7,40,000/- 7,40,000/-
Less: Deductions
Sec. 80C 1,50,000/- 1,50,000/-
Sec.80D 30,000/- 30,000/-
Sec.80TTB 50,000/- 50,000/-
Taxable Income 5,10,000/- 5,10,000/-
Income Tax Payable 2,000/- 2,000/-
Rebate u/s 87A —– —–
Basic Tax 2,000/- 2,000/-
Add: Health & Education Cess@4% 80/- 80/-
Total Tax Payable 2,080/- 2,080/-
Benefit ——

Disclaimer:

The above views and the opinion expressed and implied are based on the knowledge of the author and the individual is advised to take due care and judgement before taking any decision.

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