perquisites in salary

SBI Interest rate as on 01.04.2020 (AY 2021-22)- Valuation of Interest Free Loan As Perquisites

Income Tax - Interest free or concessional loans [Rule 3(7)(i)]: It is common practice, particularly in financial institutions, to provide interest free or concessional loans to employees or any member of his household. The value of perquisite arising from such loans would be the excess of interest payable at prescribed interest rate over interest, if...

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Salary Income – Answer to Common issues

Income Tax - section 17​​ of the Income-tax Act defines the term salary. However, not going into the technical definition, generally whatever is received by an employee from an employer in cash, kind or as a facility [perquisite] is considered as salary....

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Tax Treatment – Salary Income, allowances & perquisites

Income Tax - Salary is chargeable to tax on due or receipt basis whichever is earlier and includes wages, annuity or pension, gratuity, fees, commission, perquisites or profits in lieu of salary, advance salary, leave encashment, etc....

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Exemption towards tax paid by employer on non-monetary perquisites: Section 10(10CC)

Income Tax - Provisions of section 10(10CC) of the Income Tax Act exempts the income tax paid by the employer (on behalf of the employee) on the non-monetary perquisites provided to the employee. The current article simplifies the said exemption provisions of section 10(10CC) of the Income Tax Act. Understanding the provisions of section 10(10CC)̵...

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Salary Income- Perquisite Valuation, Exempt Allowances & Deductions

Income Tax - Salary is said to be the remuneration received by or accruing to an individual for service rendered as a result of an express or implied contract. The statute, gives an inclusive but not exhaustive definition of salary. As per sec. 17(1), salary includes therein (i) Wages (ii) Annuity or pension (iii) Gratuity (iv) fees, commission, perqu...

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GST on Gift & perquisites supplied by companies to their employees

Income Tax - Gifts up to a value of Rs 50,000/- per year by an employer to his employee are outside the ambit of GST. However, gifts of value more than Rs 50,000/- made without consideration are subject to GST, when made in the course or furtherance of business....

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SBI Interest Rates on 1st April, 2011- For perquisite valuation

Income Tax - State Bank of India: Interest Rates on 1st April, 2011- For the purpose of computing perquisite valuation Interest rates as on 1st April, 2011 on various loans in Personal Segment advances are as under – ...

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New perquisite Valuation rules taxed almost all the perks

Income Tax - THE much-awaited perquisite valuation rules have finally been notified by the CBDT. The Board has amended Rule 3 to give effect to the abolition of FBT, announced in the Budget 2009. Vide Income Tax (13th) Amendment Rules, the Board has notified the new valuation guidelines w.e.f April 1, 2009 for the AY 2010-11. Although the rules are la...

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If you salary has larger proportion of perquisites then you will need to pay more tax for this year

Income Tax - It's not often that the taxman comes to sting you five-and-a-half months after the budget speech. But finance minister Pranab Mukherjee's decision to abolish the fringe benefits tax (FBT) last July is only now being clarified by the taxman, and the net result is that you will pay more tax.Not everybody, though. The abolition of FBT affect...

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FBT replaced by perquisites, Government notified rules related to valuation of perquisites

Income Tax - Employees will now have to pay taxes on perquisites given to them by their employers as the Central Board of Direct Taxes has notified the much-awaited rules for valuation of the benefits. With these rules, the fringe benefit tax (FBT) being paid by employers for giving non-cash benefits, including cars and employee stock options (ESOPs),...

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Non-charging of interest on loan to director – Perquisite?

DCIT Vs Shri Shekhar G. Patel (ITAT Ahmedabad) - Non-charging of interest on the loan amount given by lending company to its director could not be a perquisite as no remuneration or salary in the capacity of the director had been drawn from the lending company nor any interest expenditure was shown in its profit and loss account....

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TDS U/s. 192 deductible on car running & maintenance expenses paid to staff

TCG Lifesciences Pvt. Ltd. Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) - TCG Lifesciences Pvt. Ltd. Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)  In the present case, the requisite details as specified in Clause (B) of sub-rule 2 of rule 3 of Income Tax Rules 1962 were not maintained by the assessee and this being the undisputed position, we find ourselves in agreement with the authorities be...

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Relief U/s. 89 available in respect of any arrear related to a Perquisite

Rajesh Kumar Vs. ACIT (ITAT Agra) - Rajesh Kumar vs. ACIT (ITAT Agra) Section 17(1) defines ‘salary’ and ‘perquisite’ separately for the purposes of sections 15 and 16. Section 15 is the charging section qua income from salary, whereas section 16 deals with deduction there-from. Section 17(1)(iv) says that ‘salary’ include...

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Foreign Business Tour by Non-Employee Director/Shareholder of Company not taxable as Perquisite

Mrs Kinty Suri Vs ITO (ITAT Delhi) - Assessee was a non-employee director and share holder in the company and no salary or director’s fees was paid to her by the company during the year under consideration....

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Rent-Free Accommodation cannot be taxed if Salary is NIL

ITO Vs Sri Raghu Nandan Modi (ITAT Kolkata) - As the assessee was not drawing any salary from POL then in our considered view the perquisites cannot be determined in terms of the provision of Sec. 17(2) r.w.r. 3 of the Rules. ...

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TDS and Tax on Salary | Section 192 | FY 2019-20 | AY 2020-21

Circular No. 04/2020-Income Tax - (16/01/2020) - CBDT has released Circular No. 4/2020 which explains provisions related to TDS on Salary under Section 192 of Income Tax Act, 1961 applicable for A.Y. 2020-21 or F.Y. 2019-20. Circular also explains taxation of different components of Salary, Tax Treatment of Allowances, Perquisites, Retirement bene...

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Revision in TDS due date & Supporting for claim of Deduction from Salary

Notification No. 30/2016-Income Tax - (29/04/2016) - 26C. Furnishing of evidence of claims by employee for deduction of tax under section 192.- (1) The assessee shall furnish to the person responsible for making payment under sub-section (1) of section 192, the evidence or the particulars of the claims referred to in sub-rule (2), in Form No.12BB for ...

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TDS on Salary for Assessment Year 2015-16

Circular No. 17/2014 - Income Tax - (10/12/2014) - CIRCULAR NO : 17/2014 Circular contains the rates of deduction of income-tax from the payment of income chargeable under the head 'Salaries' during the financial year 2014-15 and explains certain related provisions of the Act and Income-tax Rules, 1962 (hereinafter the Rules). Circular helps employ...

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Revised rules for valuation of perquisites for F.Y. 2009-10 & amp; onwards

Notification No. 94/2009 - Income Tax - (18/12/2009) - Notification No. 94/2009 - Income Tax For the purpose of computing the income chargeable under the head Salaries, the value of perquisites provided by the employer directly or indirectly to the assessee (hereinafter referred to as employee) or to any member of his household by reason of his employm...

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Circular No. 9/2003-Income Tax Dated 18-11-2003

Circular No. 9/2003-Income Tax - (18/11/2003) - Income Tax Circular No. 9/2003 Reference is invited to Circular No. 13/2002 dated 23-12-2002 wherein the the rates of deduction of income-tax from the payment of income under the head ‘Salaries’ under section 192 of the Income-tax Act, 1961, during the financial year 2002-03, were intimated. The...

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SBI Interest rate as on 01.04.2020 (AY 2021-22)- Valuation of Interest Free Loan As Perquisites

Interest free or concessional loans [Rule 3(7)(i)]: It is common practice, particularly in financial institutions, to provide interest free or concessional loans to employees or any member of his household. The value of perquisite arising from such loans would be the excess of interest payable at prescribed interest rate over interest, if...

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Salary Income – Answer to Common issues

section 17​​ of the Income-tax Act defines the term salary. However, not going into the technical definition, generally whatever is received by an employee from an employer in cash, kind or as a facility [perquisite] is considered as salary....

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Tax Treatment – Salary Income, allowances & perquisites

Salary is chargeable to tax on due or receipt basis whichever is earlier and includes wages, annuity or pension, gratuity, fees, commission, perquisites or profits in lieu of salary, advance salary, leave encashment, etc....

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Exemption towards tax paid by employer on non-monetary perquisites: Section 10(10CC)

Provisions of section 10(10CC) of the Income Tax Act exempts the income tax paid by the employer (on behalf of the employee) on the non-monetary perquisites provided to the employee. The current article simplifies the said exemption provisions of section 10(10CC) of the Income Tax Act. Understanding the provisions of section 10(10CC)̵...

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Salary Income- Perquisite Valuation, Exempt Allowances & Deductions

Salary is said to be the remuneration received by or accruing to an individual for service rendered as a result of an express or implied contract. The statute, gives an inclusive but not exhaustive definition of salary. As per sec. 17(1), salary includes therein (i) Wages (ii) Annuity or pension (iii) Gratuity (iv) fees, commission, perqu...

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Perquisites- Domestic Servants, Gas/Electricity/water, Education, Sweat Equity

In this article we are covering following Perquisites taxable as salary- 1. Domestic Servants, 2. Gas, Electricity or water supplied by employer, 3. Education facility, 4. Specified Security or Sweat Equity Shares Allocated, 5. Interest Free Loans...

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Valuation of Motor Car Provided by Employer as Perquisites

There are various perquisites which are provided by the employer to employee during the year. Motor car as a perquisite is one of the famous perquisites provided by employer. Generally, this kind of perquisite is provided to senior employees of the organization. The taxability of perquisites is covered under Rule 3 of Income Tax Rules, [&...

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Valuation of Rent Free Accommodation

In this article I’ll be discussing the valuation of a rent free unfurnished accommodation given to an employee as a perquisite. The term accommodation includes a flat, farm house (or part thereof) or accommodation in a hotel, motel, service apartment, guest house, caravan, mobile home, ship or other floating structure. For the purpose o...

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TDS and Tax on Salary | Section 192 | FY 2019-20 | AY 2020-21

Circular No. 04/2020-Income Tax (16/01/2020)

CBDT has released Circular No. 4/2020 which explains provisions related to TDS on Salary under Section 192 of Income Tax Act, 1961 applicable for A.Y. 2020-21 or F.Y. 2019-20. Circular also explains taxation of different components of Salary, Tax Treatment of Allowances, Perquisites, Retirement benefits etc. Circular No. 04/2020-Income Ta...

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Income Chargeable under The Head Salaries

Salary in common parlance means any amount paid by an employer to his employees in lieu of services rendered by them. However income tax act 1961 defines the term salary u/s 17(1) to include the following monetary as well as non monetary payments ...

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