section 54EC

Exemption under section 54, 54B, 54D, 54EC, 54F, 54G & 54GGA

Income Tax - Taxation on Capital Gains in India (Fy 31.03.2022/Ay 2022-23) S. N. Under the head Section 54 Section 54B Section 54D Section 54EC Section 54F Section 54G Section 54GA 1 Nature of Assesse Individual / HUF ‘only’ Individual / HUF ‘only’ ‘All’ assesses All’ assesses Individual / HUF ‘only’ ‘All’ assesses ‘All’ asse...

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Section 54, 54EC, 54F: Exemption from Long Term Capital Gains Tax

Income Tax - Article deals with Exemption from Long Term Capital Gain Tax under Section 54, 54EC, 54F of Income Tax Act, 1961. Article explains on Sale / Purchase of which Asset under which section exemption is eligible, condition for such exemption, Quantum of Deduction and Exceptions to Exemption under Section 54, 54EC, 54F of Income Tax Act, [&hell...

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Deduction under section 54EC on Capital Gain

Income Tax - 54EC bonds, or capital gain bonds, are the best way to save long-term capital gain tax. 54EC bonds are specifically meant for investors earning capital gain and would like tax exemption on these gains. The tax deduction is available under section 54EC of the Income Tax Act. 54EC does not allow any tax exemption on […]...

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Section 54EC – Exemption on Long Term Capital Gain

Income Tax - Sec-54 EC – Exemption on Long Term Capital Gain on investment of Specified Bond Provisions under section 54EC provide exemption capital gain arisen on transfer of Long Term Capital Assets (whether land or building or both) when the amount is invested in specified bonds. This article discusses provisions of Sec 54EC of the Income Tax...

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Long-term capital gains tax exemption on Investment U/s. 54EC

Income Tax - Section 54EC of the Income Tax Act, 1961 provides exemption from long-term capital gains tax provided an assessee invests within six months after the sale of his property in long-term specified assets. The Finance Act 2007 limited such exemption to Rs 50 lakh in any financial year. Some overzealous tax assessing officers seem to interpret...

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Representation to FM on Concerns of Chartered Accountants

Income Tax - We have not noticed any heed being extended towards various issues and possible solutions we have proposed through those representations to your good selves and it gives an impression to us that the same were safely brushed aside by your ministry....

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Request to extend time limits under section 54 to 54GB

Income Tax - KSCAA has requested to Hon’ble Minister of Finance to extend various time limits under section 54 to 54GB of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (the Act). It is requested that various due dates for compliance and completion of specified actions under sections 54 to 54GB of the Act which falls between 20.03.2020 to 30.03.2021 (as against […...

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Raise Section 54EC Capital gains exemption limit to Rs. 1 Crore: ICAI

Income Tax - In furtherance of the existing proviso to section 54EC, a new proviso has been inserted to clarify that the investment made by an assessee in the long-term specified asset, from capital gains arising from transfer of one or more original assets,...

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ICAI suggests Certification of deductions claimed U/s. 54, 54F, 54EC etc

Income Tax - At present deductions u/s 54, 54F, 54EC etc. are not subject to any audit or certification. The possibility that the assessee claims inaccurate amount of deduction under such provisions cannot be ruled out....

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Reduction in Coupon Rate on 54EC Bonds from 6% P.A. to 5.25% P.A.

Income Tax - Application Money to be credited in NHAI’s Collection Accounts on or after 1st December 2016 will be 5.2 5% P.A. till maturity of bonds...

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Section 54EC Deduction applicable within 6 Calendar Months from Property Transfer date

Naresh Chand Vs Income Tax Officer (ITAT Delhi) - Naresh Chand Vs Income Tax Officer (ITAT Delhi) In the instant case, the sale deed was made in the month of October, 2013 therefore, the Assessee was supposed to invest u/s. 54EC of the Act within ‘six calendar months’ starting from November onwards and upto the month of April, 2014, which in th...

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Reassessment Valid if AO had ‘reason to believe’ income chargeable to tax escaped assessment

Valmik Thapar Vs ACIT (ITAT Delhi) - While recording of the reasons to reopen an assessment, AO was required to form only prima Facie opinions about escapement of income as he was not making an assessment but taking a first baby step for making the assessment by forming a reasonable belief that whether the claim of assessee should be t...

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Section 54EC deduction eligible if Investment in Bonds within 6 months from Transfer

Sri Pradip Kumar Basu Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) - Sri Pradip Kumar Basu Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) It is observed that the long-term capital gain of Rs.6,14,674/- had arisen to the assessee as a result of residential property sold on 12.06.2013 and in order to claim exemption on account of long-term capital gain under section 54EC of the Act, the assess...

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Section 54EC – ITAT explains deduction of Rs. 50 Lakh & Rs. 1 Crore

Sri Arun Kumar B M Vs ITO (ITAT Bangalore) - Arun Kumar B M Vs ITO (ITAT Bangalore) The Assessing Officer held that the assessee is required to invest Rs.50 lakh in REC Bonds in any financial year. The Assessing Officer also relied on the amendments made to section 54EC of the I.T.Act vide Finance Act, 2014 w.e.f. 01.04.2015. Assessee has file...

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Section 54F | Booking of bare shell of a flat | Construction or Purchase

ACIT Vs. Akshya Sobti (ITAT Delhi) - Booking of bare shell of a flat was a case of construction of house property and not purchase, and since construction had been completed within three years of sale of original asset, assessee was duly entitled to deduction under section 54....

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NHAI discontinue Section 54EC Capital Gain Bonds issuance w.e.f. 01.04.2022

NHAI/11033/54 EC Bonds/2022 - (31/03/2022) - The Government of India in IEBR for FY 2022-23 have not mandated NHAI to raise funds from the market. Therefore. NHAI shall not issue 54 EC Bonds and any other debt instruments/Bonds etc. w.e.f. 01.04.2022. All are requested to please take a note of It and advise all your associates/brokers not to a...

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No TDS on interest on IRFCL 54EC Capital Gains Bond

Notification No. 28/2018-Income Tax [S.O. 2939(E)] - (18/06/2018) - Central Government notifies Indian Railway Finance Corporation Limited 54EC Capital Gains Bond issued by Indian Railway Finance Corporation Limited (IRFCL) vide Notification No. 27/2018-Income Tax for exemption from TDS provisions under clause (iib) of the proviso to section 193 of the Income-tax Ac...

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No TDS on PFC Section 54EC Capital Gains Bond

Notification No. 27/2018-Income Tax [S.O. 2938(E) - (18/06/2018) - Central Government notifies Power Finance Corporation Limited 54EC Capital Gains Bond issued by Power Finance Corporation Limited (PFC Limited) vide Notification No. 27/2018-Income Tax for exemption from TDS provisions under clause (iib) of the proviso to section 193 of the Income-tax Act, 1961. MIN...

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S. 54EC CBDT allows Indian Railway Finance Corp. Ltd to issued Bond

Notification No. 79/2017-Income Tax [S.O. 2529(E)] - (08/08/2017) - In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (ba) of Explanation to section 54EC of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby notifies that any bond redeemable after three years and issued by the Indian Railway Finance Corporation Limited, a company formed and registered ...

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Bonds issued by PFC Ltd eligible for Section 54EC Exemption

Notification No. 47/2017-Income Tax [S.O. 1818(E)] - (08/06/2017) - Section 54EC- Govt Notifies that any bond redeemable after three years and issued on or after 15th June, 2017 by Power Finance Corporation PFC) Limited...

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Section 54EC Deduction applicable within 6 Calendar Months from Property Transfer date

Naresh Chand Vs Income Tax Officer (ITAT Delhi)

Naresh Chand Vs Income Tax Officer (ITAT Delhi) In the instant case, the sale deed was made in the month of October, 2013 therefore, the Assessee was supposed to invest u/s. 54EC of the Act within ‘six calendar months’ starting from November onwards and upto the month of April, 2014, which in the instant case […]...

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NHAI discontinue Section 54EC Capital Gain Bonds issuance w.e.f. 01.04.2022

NHAI/11033/54 EC Bonds/2022 31/03/2022

The Government of India in IEBR for FY 2022-23 have not mandated NHAI to raise funds from the market. Therefore. NHAI shall not issue 54 EC Bonds and any other debt instruments/Bonds etc. w.e.f. 01.04.2022. All are requested to please take a note of It and advise all your associates/brokers not to accept any fresh application and applicat...

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Exemption under section 54, 54B, 54D, 54EC, 54F, 54G & 54GGA

Taxation on Capital Gains in India (Fy 31.03.2022/Ay 2022-23) S. N. Under the head Section 54 Section 54B Section 54D Section 54EC Section 54F Section 54G Section 54GA 1 Nature of Assesse Individual / HUF ‘only’ Individual / HUF ‘only’ ‘All’ assesses All’ assesses Individual / HUF ‘only’ ‘All’ assesses ‘All’ asse...

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Section 54, 54EC, 54F: Exemption from Long Term Capital Gains Tax

Article deals with Exemption from Long Term Capital Gain Tax under Section 54, 54EC, 54F of Income Tax Act, 1961. Article explains on Sale / Purchase of which Asset under which section exemption is eligible, condition for such exemption, Quantum of Deduction and Exceptions to Exemption under Section 54, 54EC, 54F of Income Tax Act, [&hell...

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Reassessment Valid if AO had ‘reason to believe’ income chargeable to tax escaped assessment

Valmik Thapar Vs ACIT (ITAT Delhi)

While recording of the reasons to reopen an assessment, AO was required to form only prima Facie opinions about escapement of income as he was not making an assessment but taking a first baby step for making the assessment by forming a reasonable belief that whether the claim of assessee should be tested in reassessment proceedings or not...

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Deduction under section 54EC on Capital Gain

54EC bonds, or capital gain bonds, are the best way to save long-term capital gain tax. 54EC bonds are specifically meant for investors earning capital gain and would like tax exemption on these gains. The tax deduction is available under section 54EC of the Income Tax Act. 54EC does not allow any tax exemption on […]...

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Section 54EC deduction eligible if Investment in Bonds within 6 months from Transfer

Sri Pradip Kumar Basu Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

Sri Pradip Kumar Basu Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) It is observed that the long-term capital gain of Rs.6,14,674/- had arisen to the assessee as a result of residential property sold on 12.06.2013 and in order to claim exemption on account of long-term capital gain under section 54EC of the Act, the assessee was required to […]...

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Representation to FM on Concerns of Chartered Accountants

We have not noticed any heed being extended towards various issues and possible solutions we have proposed through those representations to your good selves and it gives an impression to us that the same were safely brushed aside by your ministry....

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

Request to extend time limits under section 54 to 54GB

KSCAA has requested to Hon’ble Minister of Finance to extend various time limits under section 54 to 54GB of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (the Act). It is requested that various due dates for compliance and completion of specified actions under sections 54 to 54GB of the Act which falls between 20.03.2020 to 30.03.2021 (as against […...

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Section 54EC – ITAT explains deduction of Rs. 50 Lakh & Rs. 1 Crore

Sri Arun Kumar B M Vs ITO (ITAT Bangalore)

Arun Kumar B M Vs ITO (ITAT Bangalore) The Assessing Officer held that the assessee is required to invest Rs.50 lakh in REC Bonds in any financial year. The Assessing Officer also relied on the amendments made to section 54EC of the I.T.Act vide Finance Act, 2014 w.e.f. 01.04.2015. Assessee has filed this appeal before […]...

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