Interest Income

Why did I decide to invest in fixed deposits to save tax?

Finance - Almost three years ago, I finished engineering and got a well-paying job. I was really proud to have become a taxpayer. But choosing the right investment option to save tax was difficult as there are innumerable options. Though a friend suggested me to invest in mutual funds, I was not very interested as my father […]...

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Taxability of Interest on Compensation or Enhanced Compensation

Finance - The statutory provisions for the income in the nature of ‘Interest received on compensation or on enhanced compensation’ were brought to Income Tax by the Finance Act’ 2009. When these provisions were introduced, the Memorandum explaining the provisions of the Finance Bill 2009 had this to say:...

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234ABC Interest Calculator & Brief with Examples

Finance - Download Interest Calculator U/s 234A, 234B, 234C of the Income Tax Act, 1961 - Date for Advance tax is nearing and all the Assessees and their Tax Consultant must be busy in calculating advance tax payable for the Month of March. In this article we are discussing Interest payable Under Section 234A, 234B, 234C of the I.T. Act for default...

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Taxation of Co-operative Housing Societies & Income Tax Return

Finance - In general the perception is that income of Co–operative Societies is not chargeable to tax and therefore many societies do not bother to take PAN No. & file Income Tax returns. This is a wrong perception since though certain types of income of CHS are exempt there are other incomes which are chargeable to Tax....

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Deduction of Interest Expenses – Section 36(1)(iii) – Assessment – Legal Views

Finance - In this discussion, we would take up Section 36(1)(iii) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 and analyse the provision therein from all facets, which will make us understand the deduction in a comprehensive way. In the vortex of legal pronouncements, we will analyse few case laws as well, which throw light on the grey areas that are not captured ...

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Govt proposes single act for PPF & Govt small savings schemes

Finance - At present, premature closure of a Public Provident Fund (PPF) account is permitted on specified grounds on completion of five financial years from the date of opening of account. Opening of accounts in the name of a minor is permitted under all the small savings scheme except the Senior Citizens’ Savings Scheme....

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Reduction of 0.1% in interest rates on Small Saving schemes

Finance - Government has decided to effect a reduction of 0.1 percentage points in interest rates across the board in all Small Savings Schemes except the Post Office Savings Account, which has been left untouched....

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Revised interest rate of PPF, SCSC, Sukanya Samridhi,NSC

Finance - Central Government has notified revised Interest Rate for the perios from 01.04.2016 to 30.03.2016 on Small Savings Schemes like PPF, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme, Sukanya Samridhi Scheme and NSC etc. Rates on all schemes been reduced significantly in comparison to existing rate....

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Small Saving Schemes Interest Rate to change Qtrly wef 01.04.16

Finance - Interest Rates of Small Saving Schemes to be recalibrated w.e.f. 1.4.2016 on a Quarterly Basis to align the small saving interest rates with the market rates of the relevant Government securities...

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Interest Rate on NRIs Deposits

Finance - To provide greater flexibility to banks in mobilizing non-resident deposits and in view of prevailing market conditions, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) deregulated interest rates on Non-Resident (External) Rupee (NRE) Deposits and Savings deposits under Ordinary Non-Resident (NRO) Accounts with effect from 16 December 2011....

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Rate of Interest is Irrelevant for disallowing interest U/s. 57(iii)

Shri Mahendra Singh Meel Vs. ITO (ITAT Jaipur) - The issue under consideration is whether the interest expense can be disallowed u/s 57(iii) on the ground that rate of interest paid was higher that rate of interest received in own case?...

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Interest Paid on Security Deposit obtained from Members of Society is allowed u/s 57(iii)

Belvedere Tower Condominium Association Vs. ITO (ITAT Delhi) - The issue under consideration is whether the Interest paid on security deposit obtained from the members of society is allowed as expense u/s 57(iii) of the Act?...

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Delayed Payment of Interest on Delayed Refund is Part of Principal Amount & Eligible for Interest u/s 244A

PCIT Vs Solan District Truck Operators Transport Co-op. Society (Himachal Pradesh High Court) - The issue under consideration is whether the delayed payment of interest on delayed refund becomes part of the principal amount will be eligible for interest under Section 244A?...

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Deduction u/s 57 allowed if nexus exist between income earned & amount expended

Shri Kailash Chand Soni Vs ACIT (ITAT Jaipur) - Shri Kailash Chand Soni Vs ACIT (ITAT Jaipur) The issue under consideration is whether the addition on account of disallowance of interest expenses which are in accordance the provisions of section 57(iii) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 is justified in law? In the present case, the assessee has taken u...

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Interest on I-T Refund cannot be denied for Mistake committed by assessee

Pr. CIT Vs State Bank of India (Bombay High Court) - Pr. CIT Vs State Bank of India (Bombay High Court) The Assessing Officer has been given no discretion in the matter of granting interest. The amount of interest has to be paid to an assessee in terms of Section 244A of the Act. The only limitation provided therein under Section 244A of the Act is [&...

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Revised Small Savings Scheme interest rates w.e.f. 01.10.2020

F.No.1/4/2019-NS - (30/09/2020) - The rates of interest on various Small Savings Schemes for the third quarter of financial year 2020-21 starting from 1st October, 2020 and ending on 31st December, 2020 shall remain unchanged from those notified for the second quarter (1st July, 2020 to 3oth September, 2020) of financial year 2020-2...

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Revised Small Savings Scheme interest rates w.e.f. 01.07.2020

SB Order 24/2020 - (01/07/2020) - Rate of interest w.e.f 01.07.2020 to 30.09.2020 on Small Savings Scheme i.e. Post Office Savings Account, 1,2,3,5 Year Time Deposit, 5 Year Recurring Deposit Scheme, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme, Monthly Income Account, National Savings Certificate (VIII Issue), Public Provident Fund Scheme, Kisan ...

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TDS on interest on Post Office Saving Schemes reduced

S.B. Order 23/2020 - (26/06/2020) - In order to provide more funds at the disposal of the taxpayers for dealing with the economic situation arising out of COVID-19 pandemic. the rates of Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) for the following non-salaried specified payments made to residents has been reduced by 25% for the period from 14th Ma...

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Revised Small Savings Schemes interest rates w.e.f. 01.01.2020

SB Order No. 01/2020 - (01/01/2020) - Rate of interest on various National Small Savings Schemes for the fourth quarter of financial year 2019-20 ( starting from 1st January ,2020 and ending on 31st March, 2020) shall remain unchanged from those notified for the third quarter of Financial Year 2019-20 (01st October 2019 to 31st December...

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Interest rates of Small Savings Schemes remain unchanged for Q3 of FY 2019-20

F.No.1/4/2019-NS - (30/09/2019) - Interest rates for small savings schemes are notified on quarterly basis since 1st April, 2016. Accordingly, the rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the third quarter of financial year 2019-20 starting from to October, 2019 and ending on 31st December, 2019 shall remain unchanged ...

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Revised Small Savings Scheme interest rates w.e.f. 01.10.2020

F.No.1/4/2019-NS (30/09/2020)

The rates of interest on various Small Savings Schemes for the third quarter of financial year 2020-21 starting from 1st October, 2020 and ending on 31st December, 2020 shall remain unchanged from those notified for the second quarter (1st July, 2020 to 3oth September, 2020) of financial year 2020-21....

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Rate of Interest is Irrelevant for disallowing interest U/s. 57(iii)

Shri Mahendra Singh Meel Vs. ITO (ITAT Jaipur)

The issue under consideration is whether the interest expense can be disallowed u/s 57(iii) on the ground that rate of interest paid was higher that rate of interest received in own case?...

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Interest Paid on Security Deposit obtained from Members of Society is allowed u/s 57(iii)

Belvedere Tower Condominium Association Vs. ITO (ITAT Delhi)

The issue under consideration is whether the Interest paid on security deposit obtained from the members of society is allowed as expense u/s 57(iii) of the Act?...

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Delayed Payment of Interest on Delayed Refund is Part of Principal Amount & Eligible for Interest u/s 244A

PCIT Vs Solan District Truck Operators Transport Co-op. Society (Himachal Pradesh High Court)

The issue under consideration is whether the delayed payment of interest on delayed refund becomes part of the principal amount will be eligible for interest under Section 244A?...

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Why did I decide to invest in fixed deposits to save tax?

Almost three years ago, I finished engineering and got a well-paying job. I was really proud to have become a taxpayer. But choosing the right investment option to save tax was difficult as there are innumerable options. Though a friend suggested me to invest in mutual funds, I was not very interested as my father […]...

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Taxability of Interest on Compensation or Enhanced Compensation

The statutory provisions for the income in the nature of ‘Interest received on compensation or on enhanced compensation’ were brought to Income Tax by the Finance Act’ 2009. When these provisions were introduced, the Memorandum explaining the provisions of the Finance Bill 2009 had this to say:...

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Revised Small Savings Scheme interest rates w.e.f. 01.07.2020

SB Order 24/2020 (01/07/2020)

Rate of interest w.e.f 01.07.2020 to 30.09.2020 on Small Savings Scheme i.e. Post Office Savings Account, 1,2,3,5 Year Time Deposit, 5 Year Recurring Deposit Scheme, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme, Monthly Income Account, National Savings Certificate (VIII Issue), Public Provident Fund Scheme, Kisan Vikas Patra and Sukanya Samriddhi Accoun...

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TDS on interest on Post Office Saving Schemes reduced

S.B. Order 23/2020 (26/06/2020)

In order to provide more funds at the disposal of the taxpayers for dealing with the economic situation arising out of COVID-19 pandemic. the rates of Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) for the following non-salaried specified payments made to residents has been reduced by 25% for the period from 14th May, 2020 to 31st March, 2021....

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Deduction u/s 57 allowed if nexus exist between income earned & amount expended

Shri Kailash Chand Soni Vs ACIT (ITAT Jaipur)

Shri Kailash Chand Soni Vs ACIT (ITAT Jaipur) The issue under consideration is whether the addition on account of disallowance of interest expenses which are in accordance the provisions of section 57(iii) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 is justified in law? In the present case, the assessee has taken unsecured loans from various parties [&he...

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234ABC Interest Calculator & Brief with Examples

Download Interest Calculator U/s 234A, 234B, 234C of the Income Tax Act, 1961 - Date for Advance tax is nearing and all the Assessees and their Tax Consultant must be busy in calculating advance tax payable for the Month of March. In this article we are discussing Interest payable Under Section 234A, 234B, 234C of the I.T. Act for default...

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Revised Small Savings Schemes interest rates w.e.f. 01.01.2020

SB Order No. 01/2020 (01/01/2020)

Rate of interest on various National Small Savings Schemes for the fourth quarter of financial year 2019-20 ( starting from 1st January ,2020 and ending on 31st March, 2020) shall remain unchanged from those notified for the third quarter of Financial Year 2019-20 (01st October 2019 to 31st December,2019)....

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Interest rates of Small Savings Schemes remain unchanged for Q3 of FY 2019-20

F.No.1/4/2019-NS (30/09/2019)

Interest rates for small savings schemes are notified on quarterly basis since 1st April, 2016. Accordingly, the rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the third quarter of financial year 2019-20 starting from to October, 2019 and ending on 31st December, 2019 shall remain unchanged from those notified for the second quart...

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Interest on I-T Refund cannot be denied for Mistake committed by assessee

Pr. CIT Vs State Bank of India (Bombay High Court)

Pr. CIT Vs State Bank of India (Bombay High Court) The Assessing Officer has been given no discretion in the matter of granting interest. The amount of interest has to be paid to an assessee in terms of Section 244A of the Act. The only limitation provided therein under Section 244A of the Act is […]...

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Taxation of Co-operative Housing Societies & Income Tax Return

In general the perception is that income of Co–operative Societies is not chargeable to tax and therefore many societies do not bother to take PAN No. & file Income Tax returns. This is a wrong perception since though certain types of income of CHS are exempt there are other incomes which are chargeable to Tax....

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Deduction of Interest Expenses – Section 36(1)(iii) – Assessment – Legal Views

In this discussion, we would take up Section 36(1)(iii) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 and analyse the provision therein from all facets, which will make us understand the deduction in a comprehensive way. In the vortex of legal pronouncements, we will analyse few case laws as well, which throw light on the grey areas that are not captured ...

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Download Form 15G & 15H with FAQs

Everyone is aware that Form 15G and form 15H are used for avoiding the TDS deduction while computing the interest earned during the financial year. In this article we are discussing important points to remember while submitting the Form 15G and Form...

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Govt proposes single act for PPF & Govt small savings schemes

At present, premature closure of a Public Provident Fund (PPF) account is permitted on specified grounds on completion of five financial years from the date of opening of account. Opening of accounts in the name of a minor is permitted under all the small savings scheme except the Senior Citizens’ Savings Scheme....

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Salary Account VS Savings Account

The people always have a confusion regarding salary account and savings account, actually what is the exact difference between salary account and savings account. In real both this account has same features. Let us go in deep with topic...

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Interest rates on Small Savings Schemes from 01.07.2017 to 30.09.2017

F.No.01/04/2016-NS (30/06/2017)

Rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the second quarter of financial year 2017-18 starting 1st July, 2017, and ending on 30th September, 2017, on the basis of the interest compounding / payment built-in in the schemes, shall be as under:...

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Reduction of 0.1% in interest rates on Small Saving schemes

Government has decided to effect a reduction of 0.1 percentage points in interest rates across the board in all Small Savings Schemes except the Post Office Savings Account, which has been left untouched....

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Interest rates on Small Savings Schemes for Oct,16 to -Dec,16

F.No. 1/04/2016-NS.II (29/09/2016)

On the basis of the decision of the Government, interest rates for small savings schemes are to be notified on quarterly basis. Accordingly. the rates of interest on various small savings schemes for the third quarter of financial year 2016-17 starting on 1st October, 2016 and ending on 31st December, 2016...

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Revised interest rate of PPF, SCSC, Sukanya Samridhi,NSC

Central Government has notified revised Interest Rate for the perios from 01.04.2016 to 30.03.2016 on Small Savings Schemes like PPF, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme, Sukanya Samridhi Scheme and NSC etc. Rates on all schemes been reduced significantly in comparison to existing rate....

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Small Saving Schemes Interest Rate to change Qtrly wef 01.04.16

Interest Rates of Small Saving Schemes to be recalibrated w.e.f. 1.4.2016 on a Quarterly Basis to align the small saving interest rates with the market rates of the relevant Government securities...

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Interest on refund allowed even if law is silent

State of Gujarat Vs. Indian Petro Chemicals Ltd. (Gujarat High Court)

HC held that the principles of compensatory measure may apply where the legislature is silent about entitlement of interest on refund of the tax amount, which is already paid by the Assessee. Thus, by considering interest by way of a compensatory measure...

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Interest Rate on NRIs Deposits

To provide greater flexibility to banks in mobilizing non-resident deposits and in view of prevailing market conditions, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) deregulated interest rates on Non-Resident (External) Rupee (NRE) Deposits and Savings deposits under Ordinary Non-Resident (NRO) Accounts with effect from 16 December 2011....

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SBI hikes fixed deposit rates by upto 1%

Country's largest lender SBI today raised fixed deposit rates on select maturities by up to 1 per cent, amid tight liquidity situation. Fixed deposits with maturity period of 7 to 90 days will earn eight per cent interest against existing seven per cent. The SBI said in a statement that the new rates would be effective from on Wednesday....

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Govt exempts whole 9.5% interest on Provident Fund (PF) for 2010-11

Giving relief to 4.71 crore subscribers of EPFO, the government has allowed tax exemption on the 9.5% interest income on PF deposits for 2010-11. The finance ministry notification last week raises the income tax exemption to 9.5% interest income from 8.5%. The decision clears the air for the EPFO subscribers who were given increased inter...

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Co-operative society eligible for deduction u/s 80P(2)(a)(i) on Interest Income from banks

Punjab State Cooperative Federation of House Building Societies Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Chandigarh)

The salient features of the impugned case have already been noted by us namely, that the assessee is a Co-operative Society, set up by the Government of Punjab registered under the Punjab Co-operative Societies Act, 1961. The Assessing Officer has duly noted that its primary business is to grant loans to members in Urban and Rurah Co-oper...

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Allowability of deduction u/s 80IA on Interest earned by industrial undertaking on late payment received from customers

CIT Vs. Bharat Rasayan Ltd. (Delhi High Court)

Thus, according to the Gujarat High Court, when interest is paid on delayed payment, it can be treated as higher sale price which is converse situation to offering of cash discount because the transaction remains the same and there Is no distinction as to the source Looking from" this angle, the interest becomes part of the higher sale pr...

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Interest on late payment from customers against supply of goods is eligible for deduction u/s 80-IA

CIT Vs Advance Detergents Ltd. (Delhi High Court)

Gujarat High Court, when interest is paid on delayed payment, it can be treated as higher sale price which is converse situation to offering of cash discount because the transaction remains the same and there is no distinction $s to the source. Looking from' this angle, the interest becomes part of the hire sale price and is clearly deriv...

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Bank interest is not eligible for deduction U/s. 80-IB/80HHC

Arvind Fashions Ltd. Vs. ACIT (ITAT Ahmedabad)

The next two items are penal charges of Rs.5,11,688/ - and Rs. 10,970/-. These amounts have already been held to be business income while discussing the issues of section 80IB. Accordingly, we direct the AO to treat these two amounts as part of business income for computation under section 80HHC....

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Any company whose principal business is banking or granting of loans and advances will not be attracted by explanation to section 73 of the IT Act, 1961

ITO Vs Bijay Paper Traders & Investments Ltd. (ITAT Delhi)

. In view of the above decision, the company whose principal business is that of granting of loans and advances, may earn a comparatively high income from some other activity in a particular year, merely because the income/loss from share trading in the year under consideration is higher than the interest income,...

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Income from Other Sources – Method of Accounting – Concealment Penalty – Provisional Attachment

In this article, the proposed amendments by The Finance (No. 2) Bill, 2009 relating to sections 56(2), 57, 145A, 271(1) Explanation 5A and 281B, are briefly discussed. These amendments proposed in the Finance (No. 2) Bill, 2009, are aimed towards rationalizing the provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (“the Act”) in order to bring ou...

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Penalty u/s 271(1)(c) can not be levied on ground of disallowance of deduction u/s 80HHC of IT Act, 1961

Model Footwear Pvt.Ltd. Vs. ITO (ITAT Delhi)

Section 271(1)(c) provides that if the AO or the Commissioner (Appeals) or the Commissioner, in the course of proceedings in this Act is satisfied that any person has concealed the particulars of his income or furnish inaccurate particulars of income, he may direct that such person shall pay by way of penalty a sum which shall not be less...

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Interest earned on margin money kept for providing bank guarantee is not exempt

Lanco Kondapalli Power Pvt. Ltd. Vs. DCIT (ITAT Hyderabad)

undisputedly, the assessing officer has not initiated proceedings under S.14S of the Act, to lax the interest income of Rs.25,83,848 earned on margin money. In fact, the assessing officer has initiated the proceedings under S.148 to bring to tax the reimbursement of income-tax from APTRANSCO. However, during the course of re-assessment p...

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Principle of Mutuality could be confined in respect of the income earned by the club from investments of its surplus funds

Madras Gymkhana Club Vs DCIT (Madras High Court)

Before answering the first question viz., as to whether the interest income of the assessee received from its corporate members on the investments of surplus funds as Fixed Deposits or Debentures etc., is exempted from tax on the concept of Mutuality, it will be worthwhile to refer to the principles laid down on the Doctrine of Mutuality ...

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TDS u/s 194A of the Act is to be paid by the recipient in respect of the interest income on the delayed payment

Karnal Singh Vs State of Haryana (Punjab & Haryana High Court)

Therefore, we hold that it is a revenue receipt exigible to tax under Section 4 of the Income Tax Act. Section 194-A of the Act has no application for the purpose of this case as it encompasses deduction of the income at the source. However the appellants are entitled to spread over the income for the period for which payment came to be m...

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Penalty U/S. 271(1)(c) is neither criminal nor quasi criminal but a civil liability

CIT Vs Atul Mohan Bindal (Supreme Court of India)

Atul Mohan Bindal - assessee filed return of his income for Assessment Year 2002-03 on August 8, 2002 declaring his total income Rs.1,98,50,021/ -. In the assessment proceedings u/s 143, a notice alongwith questionnaire was issued to him by the Assessing Officer on November 29, 2002. Pursuant thereto, assessee attended the assessment proc...

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An order passed without discussion is liable for reopening

EMA India vs. ACIT (Allahabad High Court)

In respect of AY 2000-01, the assessee filed a ROI. In the accompanying balance sheet it was disclosed that prior period expenditure of Rs. 5,41,850 was debited to the P&L A/c and that interest of Rs. 8,34,720 receivable from a particular party had not been accounted for as income. The AO passed an order u/s 143(3) in which he did not mak...

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New Income Tax Rules and Requirement for filing of ITR for A.Y. 2009-10

For the current year, there have been a few changes which have been introduced and need to be kept in mind while filing the returns.The tax department has taken steps to make income tax returns filing easier and simple. In the past few years, there have been many improvements and use of technology by the Income Tax […]...

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Interest income from banks on fixed deposits not necessarily Income from Other Sources

ACIT Vs. Niru Impex (ITAT Mumbai)

6.1 The main question before us for decision is whether the interest income could be treated as "business income" or "income from other sources". The answer to this question has to depend on how the interest income derived by the assessee. No doubt, normally, on the placing of funds in banks on short-term or long-term deposits the interes...

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Interest On FDR Out Of Temporary Surplus Business Funds Is Business

In the course of business and profession many times advance money is received from customers and clients. The advance money or deposits are received for the purpose of execution of agreed work to be done which may involves supply of goods, rendering of services, execution of contracts, payments to other concerned parties, incurring expens...

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Chargeability of interest income to tax when same is only technically accrued

Brahamputra Capital & Financial Services Ltd. Vs ITO (ITAT Delhi)

8. We have carefully deliberated on the rival contentions raised by the learned AR and DR. The controversy here revolves around chargeability of interest income to the tax which even though technically accrued as per the mercantile-system of accounting being followed by the assessee, but the same was not accounted for as income in view of...

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Assumption of Jurisdiction u/s. 147 in Case Of Returned Income

JAGAN LAMPS LTD. v. ITO The accepting of returned income is not an assessment; hence, it will be incorrect to say that the provisions of section 147 cannot be substituted for verification of correctness of entire information contained in the return of income....

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Interest on deposits made compulsorily to get BG is not income;

Since excise duty and sales tax did not involve any such turnover such taxes had to be excluded. Commission, interest, rent, etc. do yield profits, but they do not partake of the character of turnover and therefore they are not includible in the total turnover. If so, excise duty and sales tax also cannot form part of the total turnover u...

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Landlord takes refundable interest-free deposit from tenant – Income Tax wants to tax notional interest

TAXING rent from house property has always been a taxing issue for the Income Tax Department. In the latest case the Revenue wanted to tax notional interest income on refundable interest-free deposit made by the tenant with the landlord u/s 28(iv) but the High Court has dismissed the same as the relevant Section 23(1)(a) does not contempl...

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Transaction relating to gift considered in regular assessment

Transaction relating to gift considered in regular assessment and nothing found during search or in post-search probe - transaction cannot be treated as undisclosed nor income from this transaction to be treated as undisclosed - ITAT...

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Interest earned on surplus funds deposited in banks cannot be business income

THE assessee company was incorporated with the main object of acquiring a holding of equity and preference shares of companies engaged in the business of cement, ready mix and aggregate and to provide financial management. It was the first return of the assessee company. The Assessing Officer noted that the total capital was at Rs.209.33 ...

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Interest Income from investment in banks not entitled to deduction U/s 80IA

Gross total income in Chapter VI-A means the total income computed in accordance with the provisions of the Act before making any deduction under the said Chapter VI-A. Thus, the only deductions which are excluded by that definition are those under Chapter VI-A. More importantly the total income has to be computed in accordance with the p...

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CA certificate required to be given to the banker even in respect of import payments

03/RBI (19/07/2007)

A. P. (DIR Series)CIRCULAR NO03/RBI under Section 195 of the Income Tax Act read with Rule 29B of the IT Rules, any person responsible for making payment to a non-resident or to a foreign company, any interest or any other sum chargeable under the IT Act, shall at the time of payment or credit of the amount deduct Income Tax thereon at th...

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