pension scheme

Exemption towards commuted value of pension Section 10(10A)

Income Tax - Provisions of section 10(10A) provide exemption towards the commuted value of a pension. Under the present article, we would understand the exemption available under section 10(10A) of the Income Tax Act. However, before understanding the exemption, it is important to understand the term ‘commuted pension’ and ‘uncommuted pension’...

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Procedure for Online Registration of TAN

Income Tax - The income tax department has asked all deductors to register their TAN on NSDL web site. Once registered, the deductors will be provided User ID and password for authenticated access. Benefit of registration- The access will result in the following benefits to the deductors. View of status of all statements filed;...

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National Pension Scheme in India

Income Tax - National Pension System (NPS) is a pension cum investment scheme launched by Government of India to provide old age security to Citizens of India. It brings an attractive long term saving avenue to effectively plan your retirement through safe and regulated market-based return....

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Taxability of employer’s contribution towards retirement benefit scheme (Impact of Finance Bill 2020)

Income Tax - As we know that employers use to contribute to the retirement benefit schemes of employees to enable them to maintain a quality life after retirement. Generally these contribution by employer can be in any one or in combination of following three forms: 1. Contribution to PF (Provident Fund) of the employees (Recognised PF, Unrecognised P...

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All you want to know about Pension & Its Taxability

Income Tax - Article explains Who is eligible for pension/ family pension, What is the tax treatment for family pension received by the legal heirs of a deceased employee, Document to be filled for family pension in case of death, Documents to be filled when the name of the claimant member is not available in the records, What […]...

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Modification in Partial Withdrawal rules under NPS

Income Tax - Modification in Partial Withdrawal rules under NPS: Partial withdrawals will now be allowed to NPS subscribers who wish to improve their employability or acquire new skills by pursuing higher education/ acquiring professional and technical qualifications. Further, individual NPS subscribers who wish to set up a new business/ acquire new b...

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‘View Pension Passbook’ Service for pensioners through Umang App

Income Tax - Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), which is providing a host of e-services for its stakeholders, has now introduced a new service through ‘UMANG app’. On clicking ‘View Passbook’ option, it requires PPO Number and Date of Birth information to be entered by the pensioner. ...

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Investment Limit for Sr Citizens doubled to Rs.15 lakh under PMVVY

Income Tax - The Union Cabinet chaired by chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for extending the investment limit from Rs 7.5 lakhs to Rs 15 lakhs as well as extension of time limits for subscription from 4th May 2018 to 31st March, 2020 under the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandan Yojana (PMVVY) as part of Government's commitme...

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PFRDA prescribes New NPS Subscriber Registration Form

Income Tax - Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority prescribes New NPS Subscriber Registration Form – Additional Mandatory Requirements ...

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Three recent changes in National Pension Scheme (NPS)

Income Tax - The Government of India has recently made three changes in the National Pension Scheme (NPS) including withdrawal norms. The details are as under:...

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Family Pension claim not acceptable if option to join scheme was not exercised

Ganesh Prasad Mishra Vs Commissioner EPF Organization (Madhya Pradesh High Court at Indore) - The Hon'ble MP High court in the above stated case placing reliance on the decision of Hon'ble Supreme court in the case of Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation vs. President, Rajasthan Roadways Union & Anr....

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Co-authorization of permanently disabled child/children in PPO for Family Pension

Notification No. HRD/1(34)2014/7thCPC/Vol.II/Pt.I/402 - (03/03/2020) - Permanently disabled child/children or sibling can be co-authorized in the PPO issued to the retiring Government servant if there is no other eligible prior claimant for family pension other than the spouse....

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Employees Pension (Amendment) Scheme, 2020

Notification No. G.S.R.132 (E). - (20/02/2020) - Employees' Pension (Amendment) Scheme, 2020- 12B. Restoration to normal pension in cases of grant of commutation. – The normal pension in respect of those members who availed the benefit of commutation of pension under the erstwhile paragraph 12A of this Scheme, on or before the 25th day of Septem...

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PFRDA (Pension Fund) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2020

Notification No. PFRDA/12/RGL/139/9 - (04/02/2020) - 1. These regulations may be called the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (Pension Fund) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2020. 2. These shall come into force on the date of their publication in the official gazette....

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Disability pension exempt for armed forces personnel of all ranks-CBDT

Circular No. 13/2019-Income Tax - (24/06/2019) - Exemption of service element and disability element of disability  pension granted to disabled personnel of armed forces who have been invalided on account of disability attributable to or aggravated by such service. Circular No. 13/2019-Income Tax F. No. 173/250/2019-ITA-1 Government of India Mini...

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Clarification to pensioners about suggestion to hike exemption limit to Rs. 5 Lakhs

D.O. No. 370150/9/2017- TPL - (14/11/2017) - Clarification to pensioners about the hike in exemption limit to Rs 3 Lakhs from Minister of State for Finance Shri. Shiva Pratap Shukla by his letter dated 14th November 2017....

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Exemption towards commuted value of pension Section 10(10A)

Provisions of section 10(10A) provide exemption towards the commuted value of a pension. Under the present article, we would understand the exemption available under section 10(10A) of the Income Tax Act. However, before understanding the exemption, it is important to understand the term ‘commuted pension’ and ‘uncommuted pension’...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Procedure for Online Registration of TAN

The income tax department has asked all deductors to register their TAN on NSDL web site. Once registered, the deductors will be provided User ID and password for authenticated access. Benefit of registration- The access will result in the following benefits to the deductors. View of status of all statements filed;...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax | ,

National Pension Scheme in India

National Pension System (NPS) is a pension cum investment scheme launched by Government of India to provide old age security to Citizens of India. It brings an attractive long term saving avenue to effectively plan your retirement through safe and regulated market-based return....

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Taxability of employer’s contribution towards retirement benefit scheme (Impact of Finance Bill 2020)

As we know that employers use to contribute to the retirement benefit schemes of employees to enable them to maintain a quality life after retirement. Generally these contribution by employer can be in any one or in combination of following three forms: 1. Contribution to PF (Provident Fund) of the employees (Recognised PF, Unrecognised P...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Co-authorization of permanently disabled child/children in PPO for Family Pension

Notification No. HRD/1(34)2014/7thCPC/Vol.II/Pt.I/402 (03/03/2020)

Permanently disabled child/children or sibling can be co-authorized in the PPO issued to the retiring Government servant if there is no other eligible prior claimant for family pension other than the spouse....

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All you want to know about Pension & Its Taxability

Article explains Who is eligible for pension/ family pension, What is the tax treatment for family pension received by the legal heirs of a deceased employee, Document to be filled for family pension in case of death, Documents to be filled when the name of the claimant member is not available in the records, What […]...

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TDS on Pension and Retirement Benefits

1. What is Pension? Pension is described in Section 60 of the CPC and Section 11 of the Pension Act as a periodical allowance or stipend granted on account of past service, particular merits, etc. It involves three essential features. Firstly, pension is a compensation for the past service, secondly, it owes its relationship to a past emp...

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Employees Pension (Amendment) Scheme, 2020

Notification No. G.S.R.132 (E). (20/02/2020)

Employees' Pension (Amendment) Scheme, 2020- 12B. Restoration to normal pension in cases of grant of commutation. – The normal pension in respect of those members who availed the benefit of commutation of pension under the erstwhile paragraph 12A of this Scheme, on or before the 25th day of September, 2008, shall be restored after compl...

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Wrong Step for Salaried Class- Rs. 7.5 Lakh Limit on PF, NPS & Superannuation fund

It seems that the government is not happy for people earning more and the raise of salary they get after many years of hard-working. If people want to have a very good quality of retirement and improvised lifestyle in retirement is that act of Fraud. We financial advisor advice investor to have financial planning and […]...

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Budget 2020: Tax on Employer’s contribution to RPFs, Superannuation Funds & NPS

Budget 2020: Rationalization of tax treatment of employer’s contribution to recognized provident funds (RPFs), superannuation funds and national pension scheme (NPS). Under the existing provisions of the Act, the contribution by the employer to the account of an employee in a recognized provident fund exceeding twelve per cent. of salar...

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