Section 80C

Investment Options beyond Section 80C

Income Tax - As the deadline for investments related to tax savings nears, individuals should look at various options to save tax under the Income-tax Act, 1961. Section 80C offers a tax deduction of Rs 1.5 lakh for investment in five-year bank/post office deposits, contribution to Public Provident Fund, Employees’ Provident Fund, life insurance pre...

Read More

Latest budget amendments and all about Section 80C

Income Tax - Latest Budget amendments: 1. Income tax will be virtually nil for slab between 2.5 to 5 Lakhs tax slab by way rebate not straight. 2. Capital gain against property can be invested into 2 units instead of 1 currently. 3. Deemed rent in self-occupied will be go up from 1 to 2 units hence if […]...

Read More

Life Insurance and Income Tax Benefits

Income Tax - The tax laws allow you certain tax benefit for life insurance premium paid. It also allow you tax exemption in respect of the Life insurance policy. These benefits are available subject to certain conditions. Let us understand it. Tax benefits in respect of premium paid Under Section 80C of Income Tax Act, you can claim […]...

Read More

ELSS Scheme of Mutual Funds is best For Tax Planning U/s. 80C

Income Tax - ELSS (Equity Linked Savings Schemes) Scheme Of Mutual Funds Is Best Choice For Tax Planning under Section 80C of Income Tax Act, 1961. Investors can save up to Rs 1.5 Lakhs in eligible schemes for deduction under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act 1961. There are broadly two types of tax savings schemes – […]...

Read More

Tax benefits available for home loans

Income Tax - Under Section 80 C, an individual and an HUF can claim a deduction up to Rs 1.50 lakh for principal repayment of home loan taken for a residential house along with other eligible items like Public Provident Fund, Employee Provident Fund, life insurance premium, National Saving Certificates Equity Linked Saving Scheme etc. ...

Read More

No Tax on Digital Turnover up to 66 Lakh after section 80C benefit

Income Tax - If a trader makes his transactions in cash on a turnover of Rs.Two Crore, then his income under the presumptive scheme will then be presumed to be Rs. 16 lakhs @ 8% of turnover. ...

Read More

Senior Citizen Savings Schemes – Taxation and Status

Income Tax - Senior Citizen Savings Schemes deposits are eligible for deduction under section 80C of Income Tax Act but interest earned on deposit is taxable....

Read More

Rajan wants increase in Tax Exemption Limit

Income Tax - In Mumbai on Wednesday RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said that there is a need for increase in tax exemption limit under section 80C  on financial investments by individuals. Currently Section 80C  allows investments up to Rs.1.50 lakh. Section 80C was introduced in place of section 88 w.e.f. 1-4-2006. Limit of One Lakh of Investment unde...

Read More

LIC Jeevan Sugam – New Single premium plan

Income Tax - LIC’s Jeevan Sugam is a non-linked single premium plan wherein the risk cover is a multiple of premium paid by you. On maturity this plan offers a Maturity Sum Assured chosen by you....

Read More

Panel suggest increase in exemption limit to 3 lakh and in 80C deduction to 2.50 lakh

Income Tax - A Parliamentary panel scrutinising the Direct Taxes Code - DTC Bill has suggested raising the income tax exemption limit to 3 lakh rupees from the present 1.8 lakhs. It has also suggested hiking of deduction on savings to 2.5 lakh rupees....

Read More

Sec. 80C Allowable on Principal Loan Payment for residential Flat irrespective of use

A. Ashok Simha Reddy Vs. DCIT (ITAT Hyderabad) - The learned Counsel for the assessee has filed a chart depicting various issues arising in all of these appeals and it is seen that most of the issues are repetitive in all the years. Therefore, we are disposing of the appeals on the basis of the issues arising therefrom....

Read More

Contribution to unrecognized Provident fund not eligible for deduction U/s. 80C

M/s. Kodakkad Service Co-operative Bank Ltd. Vs The Income Tax Officer (TDS) (ITAT Cochin) - Admittedly, the contributions of the assessees to the Provident Fund are not a recognized Fund, the same are not eligible for deduction u/s. 80C (2) (vi) of the I.T. Act. ...

Read More

Sukanya Samriddhi Account Rules, 2016

G.S.R.323(E) - (18/03/2016) - Sukanya Samridhi Account may be opened by the guardian in the name of a beneficiary who has not attained the age of ten years as on the date of opening of the Account:...

Read More

Sec. 80C deduction on Investment in HDFC Retirement Saving Fund eligible from AY 2016-17

Notification No. 91/2015 - Income Tax - (08/12/2015) - Notification No. 91/2015 - Income Tax Central Government hereby specifies the HDFC Retirement Savings Fund, set up by the HDFC Mutual Fund registered under the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Mutual Funds) Regulations, 1996 having registration No. MF/044/00/6, dated the 30th June 2000, as a...

Read More

Sukanya Samriddhi Account deposit eligible for Section 80C Deduction

Notification No. 09/2015 - Income Tax - (21/01/2015) - Notification No.09/2015 - Income Tax In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (viii) of sub-section (2) of section 80C of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby specifies the 'Sukanya Samriddhi Account' for the purposes of the said clause....

Read More

Govt. notifies 'Reliance Retirement Fund' as pension fund for deduction U/s. 80C

Notification No. 90/2014-Income Tax - (23/12/2014) - Notification No. 90/2014-Income Tax S.O.(E) In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (xiv) of sub- section (2) of section 80C of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby specifies the Reliance Retirement Fund set up by the Reliance Mutual Fund registered under the Se...

Read More

Section 80C- Bank term Deposit Limit increased to Rs. 1.50 Lakh

Notification No. 63/2014-Income Tax - (13/11/2014) - Notification No. 63/2014-Income Tax Finance Minister has increased Limit Under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act to Rs. 1.50 Lakh vide Budget 2014 w.e.f. Assessment Year 2015-16 and now CBDT has inconformity with the 80C amendment increased the Limit for Investment in Bank Term Deposit for the Purp...

Read More

Recent Posts in "Section 80C"

Investment Options beyond Section 80C

As the deadline for investments related to tax savings nears, individuals should look at various options to save tax under the Income-tax Act, 1961. Section 80C offers a tax deduction of Rs 1.5 lakh for investment in five-year bank/post office deposits, contribution to Public Provident Fund, Employees’ Provident Fund, life insurance pre...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Latest budget amendments and all about Section 80C

Latest Budget amendments: 1. Income tax will be virtually nil for slab between 2.5 to 5 Lakhs tax slab by way rebate not straight. 2. Capital gain against property can be invested into 2 units instead of 1 currently. 3. Deemed rent in self-occupied will be go up from 1 to 2 units hence if […]...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Life Insurance and Income Tax Benefits

The tax laws allow you certain tax benefit for life insurance premium paid. It also allow you tax exemption in respect of the Life insurance policy. These benefits are available subject to certain conditions. Let us understand it. Tax benefits in respect of premium paid Under Section 80C of Income Tax Act, you can claim […]...

Read More

ELSS Scheme of Mutual Funds is best For Tax Planning U/s. 80C

ELSS (Equity Linked Savings Schemes) Scheme Of Mutual Funds Is Best Choice For Tax Planning under Section 80C of Income Tax Act, 1961. Investors can save up to Rs 1.5 Lakhs in eligible schemes for deduction under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act 1961. There are broadly two types of tax savings schemes – […]...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Tax benefits available for home loans

Under Section 80 C, an individual and an HUF can claim a deduction up to Rs 1.50 lakh for principal repayment of home loan taken for a residential house along with other eligible items like Public Provident Fund, Employee Provident Fund, life insurance premium, National Saving Certificates Equity Linked Saving Scheme etc. ...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax | ,

Tax benefits for education

In order to promote education, the government provides certain relief to the individual tax payers in respect of certain expenses incurred by them for education.  Let us discuss these tax benefits. Tax benefits on Tuition fee for children You can claim deduction upto Rs. 1.50 lakh every year for tuition fee paid for full time […]...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Sukanya Samriddhi Account – 9 things to know

All details about Sukanya Samriddhi Account updated as per recent amendment...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Tax Deductions – A Quick Summary

Every Person wants to SAVE TAXES..!! Isn’t it..?? But how could anyone do that?? How and where to Invest? What is the most tax efficient investment? Pretty much Confused. Right..?? These are some of the very common questions which can easily be seen floating around. To achieve that purpose we need to understand the concept […...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Tax implication of partial or full withdrawals from PPF, EPF & NPS

We have already discussed the withdrawal facility for three major retirement products- Employee Provident Fund (EPF), Public Provident Fund (PPF) and National Pension System (NPS) in previous articles. Now it is logical to understand and discuss the tax implications for such withdrawals....

Read More

4 Expenditures Under Section 80C That Can Help You Save Tax

Most of us want to save our money. Now, there are many plans and policies that help us save for our future as well as for the rainy days. Careful planning can help us save in our taxable income as well. Various schemes and expenditures fall under Section 80C and by putting your money in […]...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Browse All Categories

CA, CS, CMA (4,010)
Company Law (4,307)
Custom Duty (7,183)
DGFT (3,847)
Excise Duty (4,176)
Fema / RBI (3,586)
Finance (3,802)
Income Tax (28,832)
SEBI (3,036)
Service Tax (3,423)

Search Posts by Date

February 2019
M T W T F S S
« Jan    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728