Income Tax Deductions

Section 80EE – Analysis of The Forgotten One

Income Tax - The boon for the first time home buyers, the section 80EE has been reintroduced from FY 2016-17. According to which, the interest paid on loan for buying house property shall be allowed upto Rs. 50,000/-. The said deduction can be claimed over and above Rs. 2,00,000/- under section 24 and Rs. 1,50,000/- under section 80C. […]...

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Conditions for claiming Income Tax deductions under chapter VIA

Income Tax - Important General conditions for claiming deductions under chapter VIA of The Income Tax Act, 1961 Chapter VIA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 contain the sections under which assessee can get deductions from his income to compute total income for income tax liability purpose. Though each sections has stated or provided its separate condition...

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Income Tax Deduction allowable on Housing Loan

Income Tax - Article explains three Deduction Claimed on the payment of principal and Interest amount of Housing Loan which are deduction under Section 24b for Interest on Home Loan, deduction under Section 80EEA which provides deduction on Interest on house loan over and above the eligibility mentioned in the section 24 and deduction under Section 80...

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Income Tax deductions under Chapter VIA

Income Tax - Deductions allowed under the income tax act help you reduce your taxable income. You can avail the deductions only if you have made tax-saving investments or incurred eligible expenses. There are a number of deductions available under various sections that will bring down your taxable income. The most popular one is section 80C of Chapter...

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Deduction under Section 80C

Income Tax - Deductions under section 80C to 80U are allowed from gross total income to compute total income however deduction is allowed only from normal income. Deductions are not allowed from- ♣ Long term capital gains, Section 112 ♣ Casual income, Section 58(4) ♣ Short term capital gains on sale of short term equity shares or short […...

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Deduction U/s 35AC available only up to previous year ending 31-03-2017

Income Tax - Section 35AC of the Income Tax Act, as amended by the Finance Act, 2016, provides that no deduction under this section shall be allowed in respect of any assessment year commencing on or after 1st April, 2018. Accordingly, the benefit of deduction under section 35AC of the I.T. Act is available only up to previous year ending 31-03-2017 (...

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Govt. Plan to phase out deductions under Income-tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Finance 26-November-2015 09:44 IST Date for sending comments by the stakeholders and general public regarding phasing-out plan of deductions under the Income-tax Act extended till 31st December, 2015 A phasing-out plan of deductions under Income-tax Act was placed in the public doma...

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CBDT makes Claiming of medical expenditure for tax purposes easy

Income Tax - ne of the pillars of the of the taxation proposals included in the Finance Minister’s budget speech for 2015-16 was extension of benefits to the middle class. In this process the Finance Minister announced extension of certain benefits in respect of medical treatment under section 80DDB. This section allows a deduction for expenditure i...

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RGESS – Period, Income Limit Liberalised, Allowed to Invest in MF

Income Tax -  Expanding the scope of deduction and its eligibility u/s. 80CCG The existing provisions of section 80CCG, inter-alia, provide that a resident individual who has acquired listed equity shares in accordance with the scheme notified by the Central Government, shall be allowed a deduction of fifty per cent of the amount invested in such equ...

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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....

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Section 80P Deduction eligible on Bonus in the nature of dividend by KMF to Co-op Society

The Mysore District Co-operative Milk Producers Society Union Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Bangalore) - The issue under consideration is whether the deduction u/s 80P is allowed against the bonus received by the Co-operative Society from M/s. Karnataka Co-operative Milk Producers’ Federation (KMF)?...

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Section 80IE deduction allowable on Substantial expansion/modernization of existing industrial unit despite deduction claim U/s. section 80-IB & 10C in earlier periods

Lakshmi Ram Thakuria Vs ITO (ITAT Guwahati) - Assessee was entitled to claim deduction under section 80-IE from Financial year 2008-09 and onwards due to modernization of its plant & machinery by infusing additional capital investment by more than 25 % of initial investment in plant & machinery as envisaged in clause (iii) of sub-section 7 of s...

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Inquiry into Factual Situation required to determine Section 80P Deduction Eligibility

Peruvemba Service Cooperative Bank Limited Vs ITO (ITAT Cochin) - The issue under consideration is whether the AO need to conduct an Inquiry into Factual Situation as to activities of assessee society to determine eligibility of deduction u/s 80P?...

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No Section 80O deduction for income received from foreign enterprise for rendering services in India

Ramnath & Co. Vs CIT (Supreme Court) - Service charges received by assessees from the foreign enterprises did not qualify for deduction in view of clause (iii) of the Explanation to Section 80O as the services rendered by respective assessees were the ‘services rendered in India’ and not the ‘services rendered from India’ and mer...

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Section 80IB deduction allowable only on Income having direct nexus with developing a housing project

Satern Griha Nirman Pvt. Limited Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) - The issue under consideration is that whether the disallowance made by the Assessing Officer on account of assessee’s claim for deduction under section 80IB(10) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 in respect of interest received amounting to Rs.11,10,810/- and other income amounting to Rs. 6,36,746/- is c...

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CBDT allows donations to PM cares fund through form 16

F. No. 178/7/2020-ITA-1 - (09/04/2020) - Submission of certificate for claiming deductions U/s. 80G of the Income-tax Act, 1961 in respect of donation made by an employee to Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM CARES FUND)...

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FAQ on Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme (RGESS) -Section 80CCG

F. No. 1/8/SM/2012 - (05/02/2014) - Frequently Asked Questions on Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme (RGESS) 5 February 2014 Contents I. Objectives and legal aspects of RGESS 1. What is RGESS 2. What is the objective of the Scheme?...

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S. 80D Contributory Health Service Scheme of Department of Space notified

Notification No. 6/2014-Income Tax - (15/01/2014) - Notification No. 6/2014-Income Tax In exercise of thy powers conferred by clause (a) of sub-section (2) of section 80D of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby notifies the Contributory Health Service Scheme of the Department of Space for the purposes of the said claus...

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Section 80CCG Govt notifies Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme, 2013

Notification No. 94/2013 - Income Tax - (18/12/2013) - Notification No. 94/2013 - Income Tax S.O. 3693 (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 80CCG of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby makes the following Scheme, namely:- 1. Short title, commencement and application. - (1) This Sche...

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Sebi notifies Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme norms

Circular No. MRD/DP/32/2012 - (07/12/2012) - Under the scheme, announced in the 2012-13 Union Budget, new investors can avail tax benefits who invest up to Rs. 50,000 in the stock market and whose gross total annual income is less than or equal to Rs. 10 lakh. The scheme was notified by the Department of Revenue, Finance Ministry on November 2...

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Section 80P Deduction eligible on Bonus in the nature of dividend by KMF to Co-op Society

The Mysore District Co-operative Milk Producers Society Union Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Bangalore)

The issue under consideration is whether the deduction u/s 80P is allowed against the bonus received by the Co-operative Society from M/s. Karnataka Co-operative Milk Producers’ Federation (KMF)?...

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Section 80EE – Analysis of The Forgotten One

The boon for the first time home buyers, the section 80EE has been reintroduced from FY 2016-17. According to which, the interest paid on loan for buying house property shall be allowed upto Rs. 50,000/-. The said deduction can be claimed over and above Rs. 2,00,000/- under section 24 and Rs. 1,50,000/- under section 80C. […]...

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Conditions for claiming Income Tax deductions under chapter VIA

Important General conditions for claiming deductions under chapter VIA of The Income Tax Act, 1961 Chapter VIA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 contain the sections under which assessee can get deductions from his income to compute total income for income tax liability purpose. Though each sections has stated or provided its separate condition...

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Income Tax Deduction allowable on Housing Loan

Article explains three Deduction Claimed on the payment of principal and Interest amount of Housing Loan which are deduction under Section 24b for Interest on Home Loan, deduction under Section 80EEA which provides deduction on Interest on house loan over and above the eligibility mentioned in the section 24 and deduction under Section 80...

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Income Tax deductions under Chapter VIA

Deductions allowed under the income tax act help you reduce your taxable income. You can avail the deductions only if you have made tax-saving investments or incurred eligible expenses. There are a number of deductions available under various sections that will bring down your taxable income. The most popular one is section 80C of Chapter...

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Deduction under Section 80C

Deductions under section 80C to 80U are allowed from gross total income to compute total income however deduction is allowed only from normal income. Deductions are not allowed from- ♣ Long term capital gains, Section 112 ♣ Casual income, Section 58(4) ♣ Short term capital gains on sale of short term equity shares or short […...

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Section 80GG Deduction on Rent Paid

Generally, Employers give an allowance for house rent as part of the salary paid known as House Rent Allowance or HRA which can be claimed as deduction by the employees for the rent paid by them. However, sometimes the employer pays the entire salary as basic salary without any bifurcation or in cases where the […]...

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Additional Deduction For Home Loan Interest

Budget 2016: In furtherance of the goal of the Government of providing 'housing for all', it is proposed to incentivise first-home buyers availing home loans, by providing additional deduction in respect of interest on loan taken for residential house property from any financial institution up to Rs. 50,000. ...

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Section 80EEA Deduction for Interest on Loan for residential property

Sec 80EEA- Deduction in respect of Interest Payable on Loan taken for residential property Assessee is an Individual and taken a loan for purchase of a residential property, here is the benefit on interest payable over and above deduction claimed u/s 24(b). The above Section 80EEA is inserted by Finance Act, 2019 w.e.f 01.04.2019. 1) [&he...

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Deduction under section 80DD, 80DDB, 80U

Section 80DD: Deduction in respect of maintenance including medical treatment of a Dependent who is person with disability. 1. Eligible Assessee: Resident Individual & HUF 2. Maximum amount of deduction: (Flat deduction irrespective of expenditure) 3. Rs. 75,000 in case of Normal disability*. 4. Rs. 1,25,000 in case of Severe...

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