income tax act 1961

Impact of Finance (No. 2) Act, 2019 on Income Tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - The Union Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Finance (No. 2) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha proposing several amendments and insertions in the Income Tax Act, 1961. The Bill received the President’s assent and has come into force from 1st September, 2019. This amendment provides for some major changes in the ongoin...

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Section 144C and its Offshoot Amendment of section 246A!

Income Tax - i) While re-adjudicating on the directions of the ITAT, the DRP has exceeded the directions. ii) In framing the final assessment order, the Assessing Officer has put the assessee in a more worse position than it was before filing appeal....

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How to determine residential status under Income Tax Act 1961?

Income Tax - Residential status will be determined as per section 2(30) and test of resident in India u/s 6(1). Section 6(6) does not have any role once the status has been determined as non-resident and no conditions given under 6(6) needs to be checked further....

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Supplement to Machinery vs. Substantive Provision- Analytical Study

Income Tax - In the Article earlier displayed @ Income Tax- Machinery Provision vs. Substantive Provision- Analytical Study an attempt has been made to clinically examine and closely understand the recently reported Order of the itat (Ahm.) in the case of Doshi Accounting Services Pvt. Ltd. Vs DCIT (Ahm.) (the Order) This Supplement is intended to ad...

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Income Tax- Machinery Provision vs. Substantive Provision- Analytical Study

Income Tax - The Income Tax Act (the Act) has to be read as an integrated whole. Further, any section / enactment laying down the machinery for computing ‘chargeable- income’ from a transaction (SOURCE OF INCOME) rather ought not but to, - be read and given effect de-hors the ‘charging’ section....

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Join Online Crash Course on GST & Income Tax by TaxGuru Edu

Income Tax - Now-a-days, all the practitioners are tied up with so many tax compliances in every month and hence they are not able to allocate major time on learning new things. Hence we TaxGuru Edu, an educational wing of Taxguru now bring you the Crash Courses on GST and Income Tax. The motive will be to give maximum coverage in optimum time utilisa...

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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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CBDT release Time-series and income-distribution data

Income Tax - Central Board of Direct Taxes has further released Time-series data updated up to F.Y. 2018-19 and income-distribution data for A.Y. 2018-19 (F.Y. 2017-18). ...

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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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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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CBDT notifies Revised Form No. 10DA – Section 80JJAA Report

Notification No. 104/2019-Income Tax [G.S.R. 937(E)] - (18/12/2019) - CBDT has notified revised FORM NO. 10DA (Report under section 80JJAA of the Income-tax Act, 1961) under rule 19AB of Income Tax Rules vide Notification No. 104/2019 dated 18th December, 2019....

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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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Recent Posts in "income tax act 1961"

Impact of Finance (No. 2) Act, 2019 on Income Tax Act, 1961

The Union Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Finance (No. 2) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha proposing several amendments and insertions in the Income Tax Act, 1961. The Bill received the President’s assent and has come into force from 1st September, 2019. This amendment provides for some major changes in the ongoin...

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Join Online Crash Course on GST & Income Tax by TaxGuru Edu

Now-a-days, all the practitioners are tied up with so many tax compliances in every month and hence they are not able to allocate major time on learning new things. Hence we TaxGuru Edu, an educational wing of Taxguru now bring you the Crash Courses on GST and Income Tax. The motive will be to give maximum coverage in optimum time utilisa...

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Section 144C and its Offshoot Amendment of section 246A!

i) While re-adjudicating on the directions of the ITAT, the DRP has exceeded the directions. ii) In framing the final assessment order, the Assessing Officer has put the assessee in a more worse position than it was before filing appeal....

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How to determine residential status under Income Tax Act 1961?

Residential status will be determined as per section 2(30) and test of resident in India u/s 6(1). Section 6(6) does not have any role once the status has been determined as non-resident and no conditions given under 6(6) needs to be checked further....

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Supplement to Machinery vs. Substantive Provision- Analytical Study

In the Article earlier displayed @ Income Tax- Machinery Provision vs. Substantive Provision- Analytical Study an attempt has been made to clinically examine and closely understand the recently reported Order of the itat (Ahm.) in the case of Doshi Accounting Services Pvt. Ltd. Vs DCIT (Ahm.) (the Order) This Supplement is intended to ad...

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Income Tax- Machinery Provision vs. Substantive Provision- Analytical Study

The Income Tax Act (the Act) has to be read as an integrated whole. Further, any section / enactment laying down the machinery for computing ‘chargeable- income’ from a transaction (SOURCE OF INCOME) rather ought not but to, - be read and given effect de-hors the ‘charging’ section....

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Step by Step Procedure for Registration u/s 12A of Income Tax Act 1961

Trust, Society and Section 8 Company can seek registration u/s 12A to claim exemption under Income Tax Act’ 1961, if certain conditions are satisfied. Section 12A deals with registration of trust and section 12AA deals with procedure for registration of trust....

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Update profile on E-filing portal and Linking of PAN with Aadhaar

Following are the details which is required to be updated: New Registration process to facilitate effective communication between the taxpayer and department is enabled. The existing e-Filing users are required to update their profile by logging into e-Filing account....

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Section 80C Deduction for tuition / school / education fees

Deduction for tuition fees u/s. 80c of the Income Tax Act 1961 is available to Individual Assessee and is not available to HUF. Maximum Child: Deduction under this section is available for tuition fees paid on two children’s education. If Assessee have more then two children then he can claim tuition fees paid of only two children’s. ...

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Tax Free Income in India

Income on which tax not applicable 1. Agricultural Income 2. Receipts from Hindu Undivided Family 3. Share from a Partnership Firm or LLP 4. NRI Tax Free Incomes 5. Income Earned by Foreigners 6. Allowance for Foreign Service 7. Gratuities...

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