income tax act 1961

Section 194J TDS on Fees for Professional or Technical Services

Income Tax - The present article features the TDS provisions contained under section 194J of the Income Tax Act, 1961 relating to the TDS deduction on fees for professional or technical services. Coverage of Section 194J of the Income Tax Act Categories of the person covered under section 194J Every person, except an individual or a HUF, making payme...

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Section 194D – TDS on insurance commission

Income Tax - The present article covers the provisions of TDS applicability on insurance commission contained under section 194D of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Provisions of section 194D of the Income Tax Act, 1961 As per provisions of section 194D, the person who is responsible for making payment to a resident person for the below mentioned income [&he...

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Benefits under Income Tax Act, 1961 for units located in IFSC

Income Tax - Benefits under the Income Tax Act, 1961 for units located in an International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) An International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) is an institution which deals with financial services, financial products and financial transaction which are undertaken on an international level. In India, the only IFSC is loca...

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Demerger V/s Slump Sale

Income Tax - DEMERGER Division of a company with two or more identifiable business units into two or more separate companies. In accordance with following Sections: ♣ Section 2(19AA) of Income Tax Act, 1961 ♣ Section 230-232 of Companies Act, 2013 CONDITIONS FOR TAX NEUTRAL DEMERGER Transfer of all properties & liabilities relatable to the un...

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Income Tax Updates for June 2019

Income Tax - NEWS  DIRECT TAX 1. CBDT clarified that an assessee is entitled to claim set-off of loss against income determined under section 115BBE of the Act till the assessment year 2016-17. [Ref: Circular no 11/2019 [F.NO.225/45/2019-ITA.II], Dated 19-6-2019] 2. CBDT issues revised guidelines for compounding of offences under Direct Tax Laws [Re...

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Extend Tax Audit due date to 31 October 2018: BJP Economic Cell (Rajasthan)

Income Tax - BJP economic Cell (Rajasthan), State Co-Convener CA R P Vijay & CA Sachin Kumar Jain have requested Honble FM to extend due date for submission of Tax Audit Reports and Income Tax Returns from 30 September, 2018 to 31 October, 2018 in the case of corporate assesses and where tax audit is applicable so that […]...

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Extend Tax Audit Report Filing Due Date: SGTTA

Income Tax - South Gujarat textile traders association is the leading trade organization of south Gujarat. It is representing more than 40000 traders of surat and entire south Gujarat. The association has played vital role in disseminating awareness about GST and has held hundreds of meetings to clarify the doubts of the trade and industry....

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Leave Travel Concession -Replace Calendar year by Financial year- ICAI

Income Tax - As per the provisions of section 10(5) of the Income-tax Act, 1961, an exemption of the value of leave Travel Concession/ Assistance received by the employee from his employer is provided subject to fulfillment of prescribed conditions....

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Guidance Note on Report U/s. 92E of Income Tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - Following is the Exposure Draft of the Guidance Note on Report under section 92E of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (Transfer Pricing), issued by the Committee on International Taxation of ICAI for comments. Changes have been made to the extent of amendments made by the Finance Act, 2017....

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Deduction U/S 80CCF for investment in Long term Infrastructure Bonds Allowed

Income Tax - The Finance Act, 2010 has inserted a new section 80CCF in the Income Tax Act, 1961, which provides that an amount upto the extent of Rs. 20,000/- paid or deposited during the financial years 2010-11 as subscription to long-term infrastructure bonds shall be allowed as deduction in computing the income of an individual or a Hindu Undivided...

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PIL in Kerala HC for 3 Month extension of Tax Audit Due Date

Plywood and Allied Products Dealers Association Of India Vs. UOI & Ors (Kerala High Court) - Plywood and Allied Products Dealers Association of India Vs. UOI & Ors (Kerala High Court) The Petitioner is an association of plywood and allied product dealers and the 2nd petitioner is a member of that  association, they have filing  Public Interest Litgation praying for a general Order...

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Interest u/s 234A despite due date extension: HC issue Notice to CBDT

Lucknow CA Tax Practitioners Association VS. UOI (Allahabad High Court) - Lucknow CA Tax Practitioners Association VS. UOI (Allahabad High Court) As far as prayer no.1 of the petitioner-association for issuance of a mandamus to the respondents to extend the “Due Date” of filing of Income Tax Return of Tax Audit Cases from 15.10.2018 to at least up to 31.10.201...

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Tax Audit Due Date Extension: FTAPs withdraws writ filed in Delhi HC

Foundation of Tax and Accounting Professionals Vs. CBDT (Delhi High Court) - Appellant Foundation of Tax and Accounting Professionals (FTAPs) has withdrawn the writ in view of Further extension of Tax Audit Due Date by CBDT to 31.10.2018. ...

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Consider Extending Tax Audit Due Date to 31.12.2018: Gauhati HC

Tax Bar Association And Anr. Vs. Union of India And Anr. (Gauhati High Court) - Gauhati High Court has instructed CBDT to Consider Representation filed by Tax Bar Association on or before 25.10.2018 by which they requested to extend the Tax Audit Due Date to 31.12.2018. ...

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Tax Audit Due Date Extension: Gujarat HC disposes writ as not pressed

All Gujarat federation of tax Consultants Vs Union of India (Gujarat High Court) - All Gujarat Federation of Tax Consultants Vs Union of India (Gujarat High Court) 11.10.2018–  It is an agreed position that subsequent to filing of these petitions, CBDT has granted extension for filing returns and accompanying documents. In that view of the matter, learned counsel for the pe...

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Tax Audit Due Date: CBDT rejects request for Further extension

F.No. 225/358/2018/ITA.II - (25/10/2018) - As concerns of the assessees have been suitably redressed with extension of due date by one month (i.e. till 31.10.18), representation of the Tax Bar Association, Guwahati dated 20.09.18, requesting for further extension of due date for filing ITR/TAR beyond 31.10.18 is hereby rejected....

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CBDT extends Tax Audit Due Date to 31st Oct, 2018

F.No. 225/358/2018/ITA.II - (08/10/2018) - CBDT further extends due date for filing of Income Tax Returns & Tax audit reports from 15th Oct,2018 to 31st Oct, 2018 for all assessees liable to file ITRs for AY 2018-19 by 30.09.2018, after considering representations from stakeholders. Liability to pay interest u/s 234A of IT Act will remai...

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CBDT extends Tax audit due date to 15th October 2018

F.No. 225/358/2018/ITA.II - (24/09/2018) - CBDT extends due dt for filing of Income Tax Returns & audit reports from 30th Sept, 2018 to 15th Oct, 2018 for all assessees liable to file ITRs for AY 2018-19 by 30.09.2018, after considering representations  from stakeholders. Liability to pay interest u/s. 234A of IT Act will remain. F.No. ...

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Due date to file ITR & Income Tax Audit Reports extended to 31.10.2017

No. 225/270/2017/ITA.II - (31/08/2017) - CBDT hereby extends the 'due-date' prescribed therein for filing the return of income as well as various reports of audit prescribed under the Income-tax Act which are required to be filed by the said 'due date' from 30th September, 2017 to 31st October, 2017....

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Due date to link Aadhar with PAN extended till 31.12.2017

No. 225/270/2017/ITA.II - (31/08/2017) - CBDT, in exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the Act, modifies para 3 of its earlier order dated 31.07.2017 and further extends the time for linking Aadhar with PAN till 31.12.2017....

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Section 194J TDS on Fees for Professional or Technical Services

The present article features the TDS provisions contained under section 194J of the Income Tax Act, 1961 relating to the TDS deduction on fees for professional or technical services. Coverage of Section 194J of the Income Tax Act Categories of the person covered under section 194J Every person, except an individual or a HUF, making payme...

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Section 194D – TDS on insurance commission

The present article covers the provisions of TDS applicability on insurance commission contained under section 194D of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Provisions of section 194D of the Income Tax Act, 1961 As per provisions of section 194D, the person who is responsible for making payment to a resident person for the below mentioned income [&he...

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Benefits under Income Tax Act, 1961 for units located in IFSC

Benefits under the Income Tax Act, 1961 for units located in an International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) An International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) is an institution which deals with financial services, financial products and financial transaction which are undertaken on an international level. In India, the only IFSC is loca...

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Demerger V/s Slump Sale

DEMERGER Division of a company with two or more identifiable business units into two or more separate companies. In accordance with following Sections: ♣ Section 2(19AA) of Income Tax Act, 1961 ♣ Section 230-232 of Companies Act, 2013 CONDITIONS FOR TAX NEUTRAL DEMERGER Transfer of all properties & liabilities relatable to the un...

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Income Tax Updates for June 2019

NEWS  DIRECT TAX 1. CBDT clarified that an assessee is entitled to claim set-off of loss against income determined under section 115BBE of the Act till the assessment year 2016-17. [Ref: Circular no 11/2019 [F.NO.225/45/2019-ITA.II], Dated 19-6-2019] 2. CBDT issues revised guidelines for compounding of offences under Direct Tax Laws [Re...

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Conditions for Compulsory filing of Income-Tax Return (We must Know)

Conditions for Compulsory filing of Income-Tax Return: Budget 2019 It is a common understanding that an obligation file the return of income under the income-tax Act arises only if the income exceeds the maximum amount not chargeable to tax or when a person desires a loss sustained by him to be carried forward in future. […]...

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Trend analysis of income tax: A complete overview

People coming under income tax assessment According to the data of the AY 2015-16, only 1.7% of total Indians pay income tax. The number of people paying income tax rose from 3.65 crores to 4.07 crores paid income tax & the rest claims below taxable income. % of taxpayer % of total taxes 4.63% of […]...

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Tax on interest income from FDR of AOP (Flat owners Association)

Whether the interest income from FDR of AOP (Flat owners Association) is taxable? If yes, on gross basis or net (after deducting flat maintenance expenses) basis?...

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Repatriation by foreign companies – does it trigger indirect transfer provisions?

Tax provisions on Indirect share transfers applies not only to transfer of shares but also to other corporate events such as buy-back, capital reduction, redemption, dividend in kind, etc. by foreign entities. ...

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Income Tax Updates for May 2019

NEWS DIRECT TAX 1. CBDT notifies TIEA between India-Marshall Islands. [Notification no 40/2019/F.No. 503/1/2018-FT & TR– IV] 2. Form 15H can be furnished if no tax payable on income after sec. 87A rebate. [Notification No. 41/2019/F. No. 370142/5/2019-TPL] 3. CBDT releases draft notification proposing new audit report Form for Trust...

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