section 269SS

When to Say No to Cash Transaction under Income Tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - A. Income Tax Act, 1961 discourages transactions in cash through several of its provisions. This is done with a view to- counteracting money laundering and tax evasion; encouraging transparent business practices; providing enabling environment for growth of transparent businesses; & easing of auditing and investigations. B. The provis...

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Cash restrictions under income tax act (with illustrations)

Income Tax - Keeping a check on cash transactions under income tax (with illustrations) INTRODUCTION: We come across a common saying ‘Cash is King,’ however idle cash can never generate any interest income, therefore channelizing the idle money into digital mode shall generate income. The Cashless economy is a system where majority of transactions...

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Cash Transactions in Agriculture Sector- Income Tax Provisions

Income Tax - In India, a large population is engaged in the agriculture sector and there are numerous transactions regarding sale and purchase of agriculture produce. The farmers sell their agriculture produce to Pacca Arahtias i.e. traders through kachha Arahtias. Kachha arahtia are commission agents and are only facilitators of auctions/sales of agr...

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Restrictions on Loans, Deposits & Advances- Section 269SS & 269T

Income Tax - Analysis of Section 269SS of the Act This section was introduced in the Act with the objective that Unaccounted cash found in the course of searches carried out by the Income-tax Department is often explained by taxpayers as representing loans taken from or deposits made by various persons. Unaccounted income is also brought into the [&he...

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Know when to say no to cash transactions

Income Tax - We were told by history that before advent of cash there was concept of barter system though barter system where there was no currency ‘no cash’ and things were exchanged according to needs and sooner society realized that barter system having its own series of advantages and disadvantages need to be left behind with time and later on...

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Clean Transactions, Cleaner Economy, Go Cashless, Go Clean

Income Tax - DON’T √ Accept cash of Rs.  2,00,000 or more in aggregate from a single person in a day or for one or more transactions relating to one event or occasion. √ Receive or repay Rs.  20,000 or more in cash for transfer of Immovable Property. √ Pay more than Rs.  10,000 in cash relating to […]...

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SIT report: Restrict Cash Transaction/Holding to curb black money

Income Tax - It is suggested that there should be a positive provision under the I.T. Act that any transaction involving more than Rs.3,00,000/– (Rupees Three Lacs) shall be invalid & illegal and would be a punishable offence, if amount is not paid by account payee cheque or account payee bank draft or use of electronic clearing system through a ban...

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Section 271D Penalty Not Valid If Assessee Bonafidely explains Reasonable Cause

Bapujibuwa Nagari Sahakari Pat Sanstha Maryadit VS JCIT (ITAT Pune) - Bapujibuwa Nagari Sahakari Pat Sanstha Maryadit VS JCIT (ITAT Pune) The expression ‘reasonable cause’ has to be considered pragmatically and if the facts of the present case are examined keeping this legislative spirit in mind, we find that there were enough circumstances to show that th...

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No Section 271D Penalty for transactions between father & son

Mohammadyusuf R.Dargad Vs ACIT. (ITAT Bangalore) - The issue under consideration is whether the issue of penalty notice u/s 271D is justified under the Act? Penalty u/s 271D shall not be levied in the case of near relatives...

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No Section 271D Penalty for cash received from commission agent against sale of crops

Hardeep. Singh Vs JCIT (ITAT Chandigarh) - Transactions between the assessee and the Commission Agent were relating to the sale of agriculture crops, therefore, there was no receipt or repayment of loan or deposit, accordingly penalty levied by the A.O. and sustained by the Ld. CIT(A) under section 271 E of the Act is also deleted....

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Accepted cash deposits above Rs. 20000- Section 271D penalty leviable

N.S.S. Karayogam Vs CIT (Kerala High Court) - Assessee could not establish any 'reasonable cause' with respect of acceptance of the deposits in cash, exceeding the permissible limit, imposition of the penalty was re-affirmed....

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No Penalty for Loan in cash for sisters marriage which was repaid through RTGS

Shri Venkat Narayana Raju Pasuparthy Vs Addl. CCIT (ITAT Hyderabad) - : Where there existed reasonable cause for the assessee in accepting the loans in cash and particularly as the loans were repaid by way of RTGS, i.e., via banking channels, penalty levied by AO under section 271D was deleted....

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CBDT notifies more modes of e-payments; 6DD limit reduced to ₹ 10000

Notification No. 08/2020-Income-Tax [G.S.R. 56(E)] - (29/01/2020) - Notification No. 8/2020-Income-Tax- CBDT has notified Other electronic modes by inserting New Income TAx Rule 6ABBA. It also amended marginal heading of rule 6DD and in rule 6DD for the words ‘account payee bank draft, exceeds twenty thousand rupees’, the words, figures and letters ̵...

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CBDT amends form 3CD to revise reporting U/s. 269SS & 269T

Notification No. 58/2017-Income Tax [G.S.R. 821(E)] - (03/07/2017) - In the Income-tax Rules, 1962, in Appendix II, in Form No. 3CD, for serial number 31 and the entries relating thereto the following shall be substituted, namely: 31. (a) Particulars of each loan or deposit in an amount exceeding the limit specified in section 269SS taken or accepted during the previ...

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Section 269SS and 269T applicable to NBFC: RBI

RBI/2016-17/245 DNBR (PD) CC.No.086/03.10.001/2016-17 - (09/03/2017) - Section 269SS and 269T of the Income Tax Act, 1961, the requirements under the Income Tax Act, 1961, as amended from time to time, would be applicable to all NBFCs with immediate effect. Currently, the relevant threshold under the Income Tax Act, 1961 is Rupees Twenty thousand....

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Recent Posts in "section 269SS"

When to Say No to Cash Transaction under Income Tax Act, 1961

A. Income Tax Act, 1961 discourages transactions in cash through several of its provisions. This is done with a view to- counteracting money laundering and tax evasion; encouraging transparent business practices; providing enabling environment for growth of transparent businesses; & easing of auditing and investigations. B. The provis...

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Section 271D Penalty Not Valid If Assessee Bonafidely explains Reasonable Cause

Bapujibuwa Nagari Sahakari Pat Sanstha Maryadit VS JCIT (ITAT Pune)

Bapujibuwa Nagari Sahakari Pat Sanstha Maryadit VS JCIT (ITAT Pune) The expression ‘reasonable cause’ has to be considered pragmatically and if the facts of the present case are examined keeping this legislative spirit in mind, we find that there were enough circumstances to show that the assessee company had acquired bona-fid...

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Cash restrictions under income tax act (with illustrations)

Keeping a check on cash transactions under income tax (with illustrations) INTRODUCTION: We come across a common saying ‘Cash is King,’ however idle cash can never generate any interest income, therefore channelizing the idle money into digital mode shall generate income. The Cashless economy is a system where majority of transactions...

Read More
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Cash Transactions in Agriculture Sector- Income Tax Provisions

In India, a large population is engaged in the agriculture sector and there are numerous transactions regarding sale and purchase of agriculture produce. The farmers sell their agriculture produce to Pacca Arahtias i.e. traders through kachha Arahtias. Kachha arahtia are commission agents and are only facilitators of auctions/sales of agr...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Restrictions on Loans, Deposits & Advances- Section 269SS & 269T

Analysis of Section 269SS of the Act This section was introduced in the Act with the objective that Unaccounted cash found in the course of searches carried out by the Income-tax Department is often explained by taxpayers as representing loans taken from or deposits made by various persons. Unaccounted income is also brought into the [&he...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

Know when to say no to cash transactions

We were told by history that before advent of cash there was concept of barter system though barter system where there was no currency ‘no cash’ and things were exchanged according to needs and sooner society realized that barter system having its own series of advantages and disadvantages need to be left behind with time and later on...

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Be Careful…while making transactions in cash!!

Krishna, Today is 13th October last day for the promotion of Elections. In the chaos of election, crores of rupees were ceased. During this period Election Commission has laid many restrictions on cash transaction. But what are the provisions of cash transactions under Income Tax Act?...

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Surgical Strike on Cash Transactions

a) Legal Measure Applicable to Receipt of Money i. Section 13A : Exemption for certain income of political parties No donation exceeding Rs.2000 is received by such political party otherwise than by an account payee cheque drawn on a bank or an account payee bank draft or use of electronic clearing system through a bank […]...

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Acceptance / Repayment of Loan in Cash- Section 269SS/ 269T

The provision of 269SS and 269T has been enacted in order to prevent the increase in black money and to stop tax evasion. It ensures that the taxpayer does not give any false explanation for his unaccounted money. ...

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Income Tax Law Relating To Cash Transactions

A number of new provisions have been introduced in the Income Tax Act from time to time to put restrictions on cash transactions as well as to incentivise the non-cash transactions. Cash transactions have always played a major role in the Indian Economy and consistently were responsible for generation and accumulation of Black Money. The ...

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