SECTION 87A

Rebate allowable under Section 87A of Income Tax Act

Income Tax - It is proposed to amend section 87A so as to reduce the maximum amount of rebate available under this section from existing Rs. 5000 to Rs. 2500. It is also proposed to provide that this rebate shall be available to only resident individuals whose total income does not exceed Rs. 3,50,000....

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Section 87A of Income Tax Act

Income Tax - As we know that the amended section 87A of Income Tax Act 1961, applicable for the FY 2019-2020 provides COMPLETE tax rebate to those having income less than 5 lacs. It raises concerns for those having income around 5 lacs. The worst hit are those having income just above the prescribed limit, say, 5,01,000 because […]...

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6 Most FAQs on Return on Income

Income Tax - Article explains Eligibility for claiming rebate u/s 87A, ITR form​ applicable for LIC agent, How to file return of income, Can total deductions exceeds the Gross Total Income (GTI), Need to file Income Tax Return when all taxes been paid in advance and  What to do  when TDS has  been deposited under wrong PAN. 1. […]...

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Computation of Income Tax – FAQs & Examples

Income Tax - Q.1 Under how many heads the income of a taxpayer is classified? ​​​Ans: S​ection 14​ of the Income-tax Act has classified the income of a taxpayer under five different heads of income, viz.:...

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Section 87A Rebate – Income Tax Act – Detailed Analysis

Income Tax - As we all aware that, section 87A is considered as one of the most important section. Since the rebate is very important to reduce the tax Burdon of assessee. But in industry there is always a confusion or doubt faced by professionals on availing the rebate. Hence today I am coverig this topic with in […]...

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No Tax Benefit to those having Taxable Income Exceeding 5 Lakh

Income Tax - Individual taxpayers having taxable annual income up to Rs.5 lakhs will not be required to pay any income tax. The Finance Minister said that persons having gross income up to Rs. 6.50 lakhs are not required to pay any income tax if they make investments in provident funds, specified savings and insurance etc. Additional deductions [&hell...

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CBDT issues notification for amendment of Form No. 15H

Notification No. 41/2019 – Income Tax [G.S.R. 375(E),] - (22/05/2019) - In the Income-tax Rules, 1962, in Appendix II, in Form No. 15H in Part II, in note 10, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely: Provided that such person shall accept the declaration in a case where income of the assessee, who is eligible for rebate of income-tax under section 87A, is higher...

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Rebate allowable under Section 87A of Income Tax Act

It is proposed to amend section 87A so as to reduce the maximum amount of rebate available under this section from existing Rs. 5000 to Rs. 2500. It is also proposed to provide that this rebate shall be available to only resident individuals whose total income does not exceed Rs. 3,50,000....

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Section 87A of Income Tax Act

As we know that the amended section 87A of Income Tax Act 1961, applicable for the FY 2019-2020 provides COMPLETE tax rebate to those having income less than 5 lacs. It raises concerns for those having income around 5 lacs. The worst hit are those having income just above the prescribed limit, say, 5,01,000 because […]...

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6 Most FAQs on Return on Income

Article explains Eligibility for claiming rebate u/s 87A, ITR form​ applicable for LIC agent, How to file return of income, Can total deductions exceeds the Gross Total Income (GTI), Need to file Income Tax Return when all taxes been paid in advance and  What to do  when TDS has  been deposited under wrong PAN. 1. […]...

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Computation of Income Tax – FAQs & Examples

Q.1 Under how many heads the income of a taxpayer is classified? ​​​Ans: S​ection 14​ of the Income-tax Act has classified the income of a taxpayer under five different heads of income, viz.:...

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Section 87A Rebate – Income Tax Act – Detailed Analysis

As we all aware that, section 87A is considered as one of the most important section. Since the rebate is very important to reduce the tax Burdon of assessee. But in industry there is always a confusion or doubt faced by professionals on availing the rebate. Hence today I am coverig this topic with in […]...

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Tax Rebate of Rs. 12,500 for Taxpayer having income upto Rs. 5 Lakh

Every Resident individuals with Total Income upto 5,00,000 is eligible for Rebate of Rs 12500. With a view to provide tax relief to the individual tax payers who are in lower income bracket, Government has increase the limit of rebate under section 87A of Income Tax Act, 1961. Since the rebate is very important to […]...

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Income Tax Rates for AY 2020-21 (FY 2019-20)

In this Article we update you about the Income tax slab rates applicable to different types of taxpayers such as Individual, HUF, Partnership Firms, AOP/BOI, Co-operative Society, Local authorities, Domestic as well as Foreign Companies, etc for assessment year 2020-21 i.e. financial year 2019-20. Articles compiles Income Tax Rate Chart f...

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Budget 2020: Analysis of Changes in income tax rates for Individuals & HUF

Article analyses Proposed Changes in income tax rates for Individuals & HUF (Section 115BAC) proposed by Budget 2020-21 which will be applicable from Financial Year 2020-21...

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Rebate U/s. 87A of the Income Tax Act, 1961

Section that Section 87A is applicable to Individuals who is resident in India. Total Income shall mean Total Income from various Sources less deductions under Chapter VIA which should be less than or equal to 3,50,000/- Rebate under section 87A is applied on total tax before adding Education Cess and Secondary Higher Education Cess / Hea...

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Income ​​​​​​​Tax Relief required for Middle Class Group

In Budget 2019, Honorable Finance Minister announced that ‘Those having taxable income of up to Rs 5 lakh will not have to pay any tax for FY 2019-20’. An individual who is resident in India and whose taxable income does not exceed Rs. 5,00,000 is entitled to claim rebate under section 87A. Rebate is available in […]...

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Expectation of middle class & salaried people from Union Budget 2019

It is expected that FM will announce a number of big decisions considering the focus of Interim budget on small taxpayers. The Government could throw several surprises to please the biggest drivers of economy which are middle class citizens and salaries class taxpayers. Their expectations from Full Budget 2019 are elaborated in follo...

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General Exemptions & Deductions for Salaried employees

General Exemptions & Deductions available for salaried employees for FY 2018-19 i.e. AY 2019-20 includes House Rent Allowance, Interest on Home Loan, Standard Deduction and Chapter VI-A deductions which includes- Section 80C, Section 80CCC – Pension Funds, Section 80CCD – National Pension Scheme (NPS), Section 80CCE, Section 80D ...

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Budget 2019: Suggestions on capital gains & Section 87A provisions

As per the existing provisions an Individual  tax payer who is resident under the tax laws is entitled to a rebate of upto Rs. 12,500/- provided his total taxable income does not exceed Rs. 5 lakhs for the year after all the available deductions and exemptions....

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Furnishing of Form 15H where no tax payable after Sec 87A Rebate

As per the amended provisions of Section 87A of the Income Tax Act,  from AY 2020-21 i.e. FY 2019-20 onwards a tax rebate to the extent of Rs. 12,500/- is available to individual assesses being resident in India whose total income during the year does not exceed Rs.5 Lacs. Example: Mr. A resident of India […]...

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CBDT issues notification for amendment of Form No. 15H

Notification No. 41/2019 – Income Tax [G.S.R. 375(E),] (22/05/2019)

In the Income-tax Rules, 1962, in Appendix II, in Form No. 15H in Part II, in note 10, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely: Provided that such person shall accept the declaration in a case where income of the assessee, who is eligible for rebate of income-tax under section 87A, is higher than the income for which declaration c...

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Income Tax Provisions an NRI should know!!

Are you an *NRI (defined at the end), then you should know few provisions of Indian Income Tax Act which treat NRIs differently from resident Indians. I have tried to articulate few provisions of Income Tax Act, which makes tax implication on residents Indian and NRIs different: 1.For Residents, their global income is taxable while [&hell...

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Section 87A- Income Tax Act, 1961

Section 87A… I guess everyone is talking about this section since the announcement in Interim budget (which we will discuss here only). So the question arises- What is this section offering ?? Why should we have the knowledge about this particular section?? Who all will enjoy the benefits of this section?? What are the conditions [&hell...

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Changes in Income Tax/GST Provisions Applicable From 1st April, 2019

With the starting of new Financial Year 2019-20 some changes have been made in the provisions of Income Tax Laws which were proposed in the Interim Budget 2019 by Hon’ble Finance Minister Piyush Goyal. These changes will be applicable from 1st April, 2019 onwards which are as follows: ♦ SECTION 87A REBATE  Individual taxpayers with [...

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Changes in Income tax & GST applicable from 01st April 2019

The new financial year has just begun, and there has been a lot of changes in tax laws. So, in the article, we aim to discuss few changes, relevant to most of the taxpayers. We are covering the changes made in Income tax Act and GST.  A. Changes in Income tax Act 1. Rebate u/s […]...

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Tax Planning for Salaried Employees for FY 2019-20

As the financial year 2019-20 begins, I hope every salaried employee must be worried on tax savings, where, how much to invest etc., It’s a time to plan your tax savings, referring to recent budget 2019, I have made a small write up were salaried employees can rethink, realign there  investment plan. Lot of salaried […]...

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4 New Income Tax Tax exemption in Financial Year 2019-20

Let’s take a quick look at the key changes in the Interim Budget 2019 from a personal tax perspective, which will be effective from 1 April 2019. 1. Standard Deduction from Salary: Standard deduction has been increased from Rs 40,000 to Rs 50,000 for salaried individuals (which was introduced in the Budget 2018 in lieu […]...

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Situations where tax is payable even if Income is less than Rs. 5 lakhs

Situations where person has to pay tax even if Income is less than Rs. 5 lakhs In Budget 2019 our finance minister has announced that no tax will be paid on Income up to Rs. 5 lakhs. Many of us misunderstood that the income tax slabs have been increased, whereas the finance minister has mentioned […]...

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Why does the government not enhance the exemption limit

The government has by a stroke made the taxable income upto Rs. 5 lakhs fully tax free in the hands of small taxpayers without raising the exemption limit. Most of the people have been wondering why the government is not raising the exemption limit instead of playing with Section 87A. I feel the government has […]...

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Budget 2019 – 5 Major Changes

Budget 2019 can be said as a boon to middle class tax payers if they plan their tax well in advance. The budget has brought some major changes to small tax payers , salaried tax payers and also a has some favourable impact on real estate sector in view of changes in house property income […]...

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Income Tax exemption upto Rs. 5 lakhs: All you want to know

The announcement made by the Finance Minister (FM)  of no tax liability for income upto Rs. 5 lakhs created euphoria initially. This  most beneficial proposal in the budget evinced the maximum interest and as well as also created maximum amount of  confusion in the minds of taxpayers till the dust settled down on the proposal […...

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Its Change in Tax Rebate, Tax Slab toh vo he hai Sarkar

Finance Minister while presenting the Budget speech has clearly stated that there will not be any Income Tax to the on Income up to Rs 5 lakh, but when Finance Bills came on the records it clear the myth spread on the news media and other websites. As per the Clause 8 of the Bill […]...

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ATTENTION!! There Is Only Rebate, No Change in Slab- Budget 2019

On Friday 1, 2019 Finance Minister Piyush Goyal presented much awaited Interim Budget in Lok Sabha. One interesting point in the budget was that instead of giving straight exemption on income of upto Rs. 5,00,000, FM slightly twisted the situation by giving Rebate under section 87A. Let’s understand how: Particulars Situation I  Situat...

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No Tax Benefit to those having Taxable Income Exceeding 5 Lakh

Individual taxpayers having taxable annual income up to Rs.5 lakhs will not be required to pay any income tax. The Finance Minister said that persons having gross income up to Rs. 6.50 lakhs are not required to pay any income tax if they make investments in provident funds, specified savings and insurance etc. Additional deductions [&hell...

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Rebate under section 87A of Income Tax Act, 1961

Section 87A of the Income Tax Act, 1961 was introduced in Finance Act, 2013 to give benefit to a large number of people whose net total income is less than Rs. 5,00,000/-. The rebate under this section is available to resident individuals from A.Y. 2014-15. The rebate available is maximum of 1) 100% of tax payable on total income or 2) Rs...

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Section 87A – Income Tax Rebate

A new section 87A by Finance bill 2013 has been introduced for Income Tax Deduction of Rs. 2000/- for Assessment Year 2014-15. This rebate can be availed Tax payer/Assessee under section 87A. It is necessary to read clauses 19 and 20 of the bill to make it more clear- ...

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Rebate under Section 87A of Income Tax Act, 1961

A question which is coming in the mind of Taxpayers nowadays is do Rebate of income-tax under section 87A as available from FY 2013-14, also available for FY 2015-16 and subsequent years. One more question which comes to mind is amount of Rebate Available, i.e is it Rs. 2000/- or Rs. 5000/- for Financial Year 2015-16?...

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Lesser Known Tax Saving Tips / Deductions

For most of the people 'tax savings' brings to mind life insurance, PPF, NSC, Sukanya Samriddhi Account and equity-linked savings scheme, among others, that qualify for tax deduction under Section 80C of the Income-Tax Act. An individual can claim tax deductions of up to Rs 1.50 lakh (One Lakh Up to AY 2014-15) under 80C. ...

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Six Things you should know about the Finance Act 2017

Here are 6 key takeaways from the Finance Act 2017 that you must know: 1. Change in Rate of Slab Rates 2. Reduction in Benefit U/s 87A 3. TDS on Rent paid by Individual 4. Change in Capital Gains 5. Ceiling on Cash Transaction 6. Digital Payments in Presumptive Taxation...

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Income Tax Rebate U/s. 87A For A.Y. 2017-18 (F.Y.2016-17)

Rebate of up to Rs. 5,000 for resident individuals having total income of up to Rs. 5,00,000 as per Sec-87A of Income Tax Act, 1961 for A.Y. 2017-18 i.e. F.Y. 2016-17.The rebate shall be equal to the amount of income tax payable on the total income for assessment year 2017-18 or an amount of Rs. 5,000, whichever is less....

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Section 87A Rebate Limit Raised to Rs. 5000

#Budget 2016- Rationalization of limit of rebate in income-tax allowable under Section 87A The existing provisions of section 87A of Income-tax Act, provide for a rebate of an amount equal to hundred per cent of such income-tax or an amount of two thousand rupees, whichever is less, from the amount of income-tax to an individual […...

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Income Tax Deductions for A.Y. 2014-15/ 2015-16 for Salaried

The Income Tax Act provides that on determination of the gross total income of an assessee after considering income from all the heads, certain deductions therefrom may be allowed. These deductions detailed in chapter VIA of the Income Tax Act must be distinguished from the exemptions provides in Section 10 of the Act. While the former ar...

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Analysis of Rebate under section 87A of Income Tax Act, 1961

Kaushal Agrawal Full analysis of Rebate under section 87A introduced by Finance Act 2013. Here we have explained why section 87A was introduced. This video also contains different practical questions on section 87A. To quote section 87A it says that resident individual can claim rebate of upto Rs. 2,000 if his total income do not [&hellip...

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