Trust - Page 5

Tax Exemption cannot be denied to Trust not meant for one particular religious community

CIT (Exemptions) Vs. M/s. Indian Society Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints (Delhi High Court)

It has been found that the activities of the Assessee Society, though both religious and charitable, were not exclusively meant for one particular religious community. It was, therefore, rightly not denied exemption under Section 11 of the Act....

Read More

Exemption U/s. 11 cannot be denied for delayed-filing of audit report alongwith return due to seizure of accounts

DIT(E) Vs. Vishwa Hindu Parishad (Delhi High Court)

Conclusion: Where assessee trust could not file audit report as its accounts having been seized were released for quite a shorter time period before filing of return, however, the audit report had been filed along with revised return filed by assessee even before last date prescribed for completion of assessment, AO was not justified in d...

Read More

No exemption U/s. 11 on acquisition of assets from borrowed funds

Deputy Commissioner of Income-tax (E) Vs M/s. Peoples Education Society (ITAT Bangalore)

In M/s. Peoples Education Society Vs. DCIT(E), the ITAT, Bengaluru held that the assessee- society is not entitled to exemption in respect of investment in fixed asset using loan amount under section 11 of the Income Tax Act....

Read More

SC judgment interpreting consumer protection Act excluding a trust

A Public Trust engaged in a good cause are made to suffer for the deficiencies and malpractices of the service providers by such narrow interpretation. It is not an equitable and just interpretation...

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Exemption to State Cricket Association cannot be denied for providing stadium to conduct matches

DCIT (Exemptions) Vs M/s Tamil Nadu Cricket Association, (ITAT Chennai)

Whether the activity of conducting one-day matches'T-20 matches and Indian Premier League matches by Tamil Nadu Cricket Association would amount to doing business or trade? ...

Read More

Beneficial Interest and the concept of property

Through this article, we try and understand a very interesting question of whether beneficial interest can be considered a property. To get a better insight, we first need to understand the concept of beneficial interest in law and what amounts to property....

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Trust Corpus Fund cannot be taxed despite non registration u/s 12AA

Divine Educational Institute and Social Development Society Vs. ITO (ITAT Delhi)

Corpus fund which is meant for specific purpose to meet out capital expenditure could not be part of annual receipts of educational institution, even if no registration u/s 12AA have been granted....

Read More

Exemption cannot be denied to a Trust merely for Profits from Publishing / Selling of School Books

Delhi Bureau Of Text Books Vs Director of Income Tax (E) (Delhi High Court)

The textbooks are provided by the Assessee to the students at subsidised rates. Even the textbooks books, reading materials and school bags are being distributed free to deserving students. The essential activity of the Assessee is connected with 'education' and nothing else....

Read More

Concept of NGO and Income Tax Provisions

Trust, Society and Section 8 Company can seek registration u/s 12A to claim exemption under provisions of Income Tax Act’1961, if certain conditions are satisfied. Section 12A deals with registration of trust and section 12AA deals with procedure for registration of trust....

Read More
Posted Under: Income Tax |

Burden of proving Genuineness of Anonymous Donation is on Trust

Madhavi Raksha Sankalp Nirmal Niketan Vs The Dy. Director of Income Tax (ITAT Mumbai)

Assessee to prove that it is covered by exceptions to chargeability to tax as is provided by provisions of Section 1 15BBC of 1961 Act, namely that the assessee maintained a record of the identity indicating the name and address of the person making such contribution and such other particulars as may be prescribed or else it is a religiou...

Read More

Browse All Categories

CA, CS, CMA (4,174)
Company Law (4,832)
Custom Duty (7,322)
DGFT (3,953)
Excise Duty (4,222)
Fema / RBI (3,778)
Finance (3,954)
Income Tax (30,238)
SEBI (3,147)
Service Tax (3,460)