Long Term Capital Gain

All about shares: Short term, long term and losses set-off

Income Tax - Everyone in India invest in stock market. If people don’t invest the atleast they read about stock market. There are many full time investors and traders also in stock market. People earn, make losses have long term investments in market and many more. This blog comes with the intention of all the taxes applicables on […]...

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S. 54F Exemption if house construction not completed within 3 Years?

Income Tax - Mr. Sanghai had sold a commercial property, which was a long term asset and invested the same in purchase and construction of a flat in a apartment in Mumbai, within the one year of sale of asset and claimed deduction u/s 54F of income tax act, but later the builder has not completed the possession of the apartment within 3 years and the ...

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Section 55 – Cost of Acquisition and Improvement

Income Tax - Article explains What is meant by cost of acquisition (Section 55), Cost of Acquisition with Reference to Certain Modes of Acquisition (Section – 49), What is meant by cost of improvement, If the assessee acquires any asset by way of inheritance, partition of HUF or by any other mode specified in sec 49(1) and sec […]...

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Capital gain exemption under section 54G of Income Tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - Section 54G of the Income Tax Act provides exemption towards capital gain arisen on the transfer of capital assets like plant or machinery or land or building which is forming part of an industrial undertaking being situated in an urban area. Such transfer should be on account of shifting of industrial undertaking from the urban […...

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Section 54F Capital Gain Tax Exemption

Income Tax - Article explains Circumstances to be fulfilled for availing exemption under section 54F,  What ‘Net Consideration’ means for Section 54F, Non-availability of exemption under section 54F, Amount of exemption available under section 54F, Circumstances under which Section 54F exemption would be withdrawn and Synopsis of the entire provi...

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4 Major Tax Exemptions to Startups

Income Tax - 4 Major Tax Exemptions to Startups includes Income Tax Exemption on profits under Section 80-IAC of Income Tax (IT) Act, Tax Exemption on Investments above Fair Market Value, Introduction of Section 54EE in the Income Tax Act, 1961 and Amendment in Section 54GB of the Income-tax Act....

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Scrip wise details of long term capital gains in ITR is Optional: CBDT

Income Tax - Schedule 112A and 115AD(1)(iii) of long term capital gain are provided in the Income Tax Return software as per the Instructions to the Notified ITR form and based on taxpayer feedback. Taxpayers have an option to either enter the Scrip wise details of long term capital gains in Schedule 112A and 115AD(1)(iii) so that the […]...

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Draft Notification on Tax on Long Term Capital Gain on Shares

Income Tax - Finance Act, 2018 has withdrawn the exemption under clause (38) of section 10 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (the Act) and has introduced a new section 112A in the Act, to provide that long term capital gains arising from transfer of a long-term capital asset being an equity share in a company or a unit of an equity oriented fund or a unit o...

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Draft notification to stop misuse of long term capital gain exemption

Income Tax - In order to curb the practice of declaring unaccounted income as exempt long term capital gain by entering into sham transactions, the Finance Act, 2017 amended the provisions of section 10 (38) of the Act to provide that exemption under this section for income arising on transfer of equity share acquired or on after 1st day of October, 2...

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Steps by MCA & DIPP to promote startup India programme

Income Tax - Relaxations for companies, including start-ups have been provided through changes in various rules notified under Companies Act, 2013, and include following...

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Section 68 addition justified for unexplained LTCG from penny stock

Bhagwatiben Vinodkumar Surani Vs ITO (ITAT Ahmedabad) - Addition of long-term capital gain against an investor who invested in a penny stock company in connection with the penny stock scam involving Rs. 36,000 Crores was upheld as additions made on account of detailed enquiries being carried out by Kolkata Investigation Directorate with regard to 84 penn...

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Bogus capital gains from penny stocks- ITAT restricts addition to 30%

Neha Chowdhary Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) - Neha Chowdhary Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) Bogus capital gains from penny stocks- It emerges that from a perusal of these case files that although the assessee has produced her documentary evidence before the lower authorities about the impugned sums to be in the nature of income derived from the sales of...

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Nature of capital gains on transfer of buildings /right in lease hold land

Hirsh Bracelet India Pvt. Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Bangalore) - Hirsh Bracelet India Pvt. Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Bangalore) Section 50 of the Act is a special provision for computation of capital gains in case of depreciable assets and is applicable only to capital assets forming part of Block of Assets on which depreciation has been allowed under the Act. and also ...

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Tax on Giving up of rights on flats in favour of developer within 36 months of date of JDA

Sri Suresh C. Vs DCIT (ITAT Bangalore) - Consideration of 14 flats for giving up related rights in favour of developer was received by assessee within a period of three years from the date of JDA. In such circumstances, concerned flats assumed the character of ‘short-term’ capital asset and gain on such transfer was rightly assessed by...

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ITAT upheld addition for accommodation entry receipts as LTCG

Suman Poddar Vs ITO (ITAT Delhi) - Suman Poddar Vs ITO (ITAT Delhi) The evidences put forth by the Revenue regarding the entry operation fairly leads to a conclusion that the assessee is one of the beneficiaries of the accommodation entry receipts in the form of long-term capital gains. The assessee has failed to prove that the share...

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24 FAQs on Taxation of Long Term Capital Gain on Shares

F.No. 370149/20/2018-TPL - (04/02/2018) - Since the introduction of the Finance Bill, 2018 on 1st February, 2018, several queries have been raised in different fora on various issues relating to the proposed new tax regime for taxation of long-term capital gains. The responses to these queries are provided below....

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CBDT notifies Cost Inflation indexes with Base Year as 2001-02

Notification No. 44/2017-Income Tax [S.O. 1790(E)] - (05/06/2017) - CBDT has vice Notification No. 44/2017 notified Cost Inflation indexes with Base Year as 2001-02 for the Financial Year 2001-02 to 2017-18 and same are applicable from Financial Year 2017-18....

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CBDT notifies Cost Inflation Index for Financial Year 2015-16

Notification No. 60/2015 - Income Tax - (24/07/2015) - Notification No. 60/2015 - Income Tax S.O. (E) – In exercise of the powers conferred by clause(v) of the Explanation to section 48 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby makes the following further amendments in the notification of the Government of India in the...

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No capital Gain on Rollover/Extension of Fixed Maturity Plans (FMPs) in same scheme

Circular No. 6/2015-Income Tax - (09/04/2015) - CIRCULAR NO. 6/2015, Dated: April 9, 2015 no capital gains will arise at the time of exercise of the option in the case of Fixed Maturity Plans (FMPs) by the investor to continue in the same scheme. The capital gains will, however, arise at the time of redemption of the units or opting of the scheme...

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Recent Posts in "Long Term Capital Gain"

All about shares: Short term, long term and losses set-off

Everyone in India invest in stock market. If people don’t invest the atleast they read about stock market. There are many full time investors and traders also in stock market. People earn, make losses have long term investments in market and many more. This blog comes with the intention of all the taxes applicables on […]...

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S. 54F Exemption if house construction not completed within 3 Years?

Mr. Sanghai had sold a commercial property, which was a long term asset and invested the same in purchase and construction of a flat in a apartment in Mumbai, within the one year of sale of asset and claimed deduction u/s 54F of income tax act, but later the builder has not completed the possession of the apartment within 3 years and the ...

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Section 68 addition justified for unexplained LTCG from penny stock

Bhagwatiben Vinodkumar Surani Vs ITO (ITAT Ahmedabad)

Addition of long-term capital gain against an investor who invested in a penny stock company in connection with the penny stock scam involving Rs. 36,000 Crores was upheld as additions made on account of detailed enquiries being carried out by Kolkata Investigation Directorate with regard to 84 penny stocks company as well as SEBI and no ...

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Section 55 – Cost of Acquisition and Improvement

Article explains What is meant by cost of acquisition (Section 55), Cost of Acquisition with Reference to Certain Modes of Acquisition (Section – 49), What is meant by cost of improvement, If the assessee acquires any asset by way of inheritance, partition of HUF or by any other mode specified in sec 49(1) and sec […]...

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Capital gain exemption under section 54G of Income Tax Act, 1961

Section 54G of the Income Tax Act provides exemption towards capital gain arisen on the transfer of capital assets like plant or machinery or land or building which is forming part of an industrial undertaking being situated in an urban area. Such transfer should be on account of shifting of industrial undertaking from the urban […...

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Section 54F Capital Gain Tax Exemption

Article explains Circumstances to be fulfilled for availing exemption under section 54F,  What ‘Net Consideration’ means for Section 54F, Non-availability of exemption under section 54F, Amount of exemption available under section 54F, Circumstances under which Section 54F exemption would be withdrawn and Synopsis of the entire provi...

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Set off and carry forward of Capital Gain under Income Tax

Amidst the current economic turmoil going on globally on account of the disruption in the supply chain and economic stillness for a period, there are certain inconspicuous benefits in terms of capital gains tax under the income tax provisions which if planned well may benefit to an extent depending on the income profile and the tax bracke...

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Bogus capital gains from penny stocks- ITAT restricts addition to 30%

Neha Chowdhary Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

Neha Chowdhary Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) Bogus capital gains from penny stocks- It emerges that from a perusal of these case files that although the assessee has produced her documentary evidence before the lower authorities about the impugned sums to be in the nature of income derived from the sales of shares, the fact remains […]...

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Section 54EE Tax Exemption on long term capital gain

Invest in the long term specified asset and get long term capital gain exempt under section 54EE of the Income Tax Act In case there is a long term capital gain, and the assessee invests the amount into a long term specified asset, then, such assessee would be eligible to avail exemption under section 54EE […]...

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Section 54EC Exemption available on investment in certain specified bonds

Provisions of section 54EC provide exemption towards long term capital gain arisen on the transfer of land or building or both when the amount is invested into the specified bonds. The present article briefly explains the provisions of section 54EC of the Income Tax Act. Understanding basic provisions of section 54EC of the Income Tax [&h...

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