Wealth Tax

How to Upload Form BB (Wealth Tax Returns)

Income Tax - How to Upload Form BB (Wealth Tax Returns)- FAQs Q.1 What is Form BB used for? Ans. Form BB is used for filing Wealth Tax Returns which can be done online. Individuals, HUFs and Companies whose net wealth exceeds a specified taxable limit (as per the Wealth Tax Act for that particular AY) must file […]...

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Section 55A- Reference to Valuation officer

Income Tax - Article discusses about Basic provisions, Circumstances in which reference under section 55A of Income Tax Act, 1961 can be made to valuation officer, etc....

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Procedure for Correction of Income Tax Payment challan

Income Tax - Revised Procedure from 1st September 2011 to get Income Tax , TDS, Self Assessment Tax, Advance Tax, Wealth Tax and Other Direct tax Payment Challan corrected / Rectified which were paid at bank in Physical Mode and time period within which correction request can be made along with conditions , Procedures for the same and Format of the ...

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Taxability of Income from Real Estate

Income Tax - Real Estate is an ever green investment option in India and it has always given good returns. It can be a residential or commercial property. Real Estate gives recurring income in form of rent and appreciation in value in case of re-sale. As it gives good return, so taxability of income earned from real estate too arise. Taxability of inc...

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All about Wealth Tax Act, 1957

Income Tax - Article discusses about Basic provisions, Following entities are not liable to pay wealth-tax, Manner of computation of net wealth, Wealth-tax and residential status,  Assets covered/exempt under wealth-tax, Net wealth to include certain assets, Valuation of asset, Some of the significant provisions of Wealth-tax Law...

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Declaration of Assets & Liabilities in new ITR forms

Income Tax - ITR forms for A.Y. 2016-17 have been rationalised by making the Schedule AL applicable to individuals and Hindu undivided family (HUFs) whose total income for the previous year 2015-16 exceeds Rs.50 lakh. The objective of AL schedule is to capture details of assets and liabilities and not the net worth. ...

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Non-applicability of Wealth-tax for November, 2015 CA Final Examination

Income Tax - The Finance Bill, 2015, introduced in the Parliament on 28th February, 2015, has proposed to abolish the levy of wealth-tax under the Wealth-tax Act, 1957 with effect from assessment year 2016-17. The Finance Bill, 2015 would be enacted in May 2015, after it is passed by both the Houses of the Parliament and receives the assent of the Pre...

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CBDT releases Form BB (Return of Net Wealth) for AY 2014-15

Income Tax - CA Sandeep Kanoi A company and an assessee being individual or HUF who is liable to audit u/s 44AB are required to furnish Form BB (Return of Net Wealth) electronically under digital signature for assessment year 2014‐15 and onwards. [Refer Notification No:32/2014 dated 23/06/2014]. Some of the Important Feature related to Filing of For...

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I-T returns should also include wealth tax returns – TARC

Income Tax - Filing of tax returns o    I-T returns should also include wealth tax return so that the taxpayer need not separately file wealth tax returns. These returns should also be processed together in the CPC at Bengaluru. o    The disclosures in the return should include a brief mention of the issues on which there has been […]...

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Rates of Gold and Silver as on 31.03.2013

Income Tax - We needs rates of Gold and Silver for Wealth Tax Valuation Purposes as on 31.03.2013 to correctly value gold and silver as on 31.03.2013 but since  no trading was taken place in Gold and Silver on 31.03.2013 so we will take the rate of last trading  day (30.03.2013) of Financial Year 2012-2013 as the rate […]...

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No wealth Tax on Urban Land after construction of Building by Charitable Trust on the same

Shri S. Peter Vs Asst. Commissioner of Wealth Tax (ITAT Chennai) - Shri S. Peter Vs Asst. Commissioner of Wealth Tax (ITAT Chennai) The solitary issue that came up for our consideration from the given facts and circumstances of this case is, whether the lands owned by the assessee and leased to trusts comes under the definition of ‘asset’, as defined u/s.2(ea) ...

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No addition for jewellery for mere non-match with description in Wealth-tax returns

Rajkumar B. Agarwal Vs DCIT (ITAT Pune) - Rajkumar B. Agarwal Vs DCIT (ITAT Pune) No addition on account of jewellery items on seized documents did not tally with description of jewellery in Wealth-tax returns in case total weight of jewellery was same Conclusion: Where total gold jewellery in weight found at the time of search matched with...

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Wealth Tax Payable on Land Situated within Corporation Limit of City by Mysuru’s Erstwhile Royal Family

CIT Vs Smt. meenakshi devi avaru (Karnataka High Court) - CIT Vs Smt. Meenakshi Devi Avaru (Karnataka High Court) Protective, precautionary or alternate assessment is an assessment which is made ex- abundanti cautela by the Assessing Authority and is therefore called protective or Precautionary Assessment or alternative assessment. When the Department has ...

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Wealth Tax leviable on land on which Construction is under process

The Commissioner Of Wealth Tax Vs Shri. K. C. Rajan (Kerala High Court) - Only a land in which the building is completely constructed stands excluded under the exclusionary provision under Explanation (1 )(b)(ii) of Section 2(ea) of Wealth Tax Act, 1957...

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Wealth Tax not payable on Assets already sold & considered in capital gain Tax

Smt. Boda Sarada Reddy Vs Asst. Commissioner of Wealth Tax (ITAT Hyderabad) - It was the contention of the AO in Income Tax proceedings that assessee had indeed handed over the possession of the property as on 01-04-2006, which led to assessing the capital gains arising on the transfer of that property in AY. 2007-08. Therefore, as on 31-03-2007, the property was no longer in...

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​Names of valuers as per Order u/s 34AD of Wealth Tax Act, 1957

F. No.CCIT-03/(Hqrs.)(Coord.)Naluer/2020-21/ 3291 - (06/10/2020) - Order u/s 34AD of the Wealth Tax Act. 1957 In exercise of the powers conferred on the Chief Commissioner or Director General of Income Tax under section 34AD of the Wealth Tax Act, 1957, I, the Chief Commissioner of Income Tax-03, Delhi hereby having regard to the conditions prescribed in Section 34...

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Compounding of Offences under Income Tax Act, 1961 & Wealth tax Act, 1957

F.No. 285/90/2013 IT(Inv.V) - (04/09/2015) - F.No. 285/90/2013 IT(Inv.V) Guidelines for Compounding of Offences under Income Tax Act, 1961/Wealth tax Act, 1957 in cases of persons holding undisclosed foreign bank accounts/assets...

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Extension of due date of filing return of wealth for A.Y. 2015-16 to 07.09.2015

F.No.328/08/2015-WT - (03/09/2015) - In view of CBDT order F.No.225/154/2015/ITA-II dated 2.9.2015 issued under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, extending the due date for e-filing returns of income from 31st August, 2015 to 7th September, 2015 in respect of all taxpayers who were required to e-file their returns of income by 31st Au...

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Extension of due date of filing Return of wealth for A.Y, 2015-16

328/08/2015-WT - (27/07/2015) - Central Board of Direct Taxes vide order under section 119 of the Income-tax Act F.No.225/154/ 2015/ETA-II dated 10.6.2015 has extended the 'due date' for filing Return of Income for assessment year 2015-16 in respect of assessees falling under clause (c) of explanation 2 to sub-section (1) of secti...

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Reg. Refund of Wealth Tax Paid on Urban Agricultural Land Used for Agriculture

Circular No. 11/2015-Income Tax - (11/06/2015) - CIRCULAR NO. 11/2015 Prior to amendment by Finance Act 2013, sub clause (b) of Explanation 1 to clause (ea) of section 2 of the Wealth-tax Act 1957 (Act) provided that an urban land shall be chargeable to wealth-tax. This inter alia included land situated in any area which is comprised within the ju...

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How to Upload Form BB (Wealth Tax Returns)

How to Upload Form BB (Wealth Tax Returns)- FAQs Q.1 What is Form BB used for? Ans. Form BB is used for filing Wealth Tax Returns which can be done online. Individuals, HUFs and Companies whose net wealth exceeds a specified taxable limit (as per the Wealth Tax Act for that particular AY) must file […]...

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Section 55A- Reference to Valuation officer

Article discusses about Basic provisions, Circumstances in which reference under section 55A of Income Tax Act, 1961 can be made to valuation officer, etc....

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

No wealth Tax on Urban Land after construction of Building by Charitable Trust on the same

Shri S. Peter Vs Asst. Commissioner of Wealth Tax (ITAT Chennai)

Shri S. Peter Vs Asst. Commissioner of Wealth Tax (ITAT Chennai) The solitary issue that came up for our consideration from the given facts and circumstances of this case is, whether the lands owned by the assessee and leased to trusts comes under the definition of ‘asset’, as defined u/s.2(ea) of the WT Act, or […]...

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​Names of valuers as per Order u/s 34AD of Wealth Tax Act, 1957

F. No.CCIT-03/(Hqrs.)(Coord.)Naluer/2020-21/ 3291 06/10/2020

Order u/s 34AD of the Wealth Tax Act. 1957 In exercise of the powers conferred on the Chief Commissioner or Director General of Income Tax under section 34AD of the Wealth Tax Act, 1957, I, the Chief Commissioner of Income Tax-03, Delhi hereby having regard to the conditions prescribed in Section 34AD of the W.T.Act, 1957, remove the name...

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Procedure for Correction of Income Tax Payment challan

Revised Procedure from 1st September 2011 to get Income Tax , TDS, Self Assessment Tax, Advance Tax, Wealth Tax and Other Direct tax Payment Challan corrected / Rectified which were paid at bank in Physical Mode and time period within which correction request can be made along with conditions , Procedures for the same and Format of the ...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

No addition for jewellery for mere non-match with description in Wealth-tax returns

Rajkumar B. Agarwal Vs DCIT (ITAT Pune)

Rajkumar B. Agarwal Vs DCIT (ITAT Pune) No addition on account of jewellery items on seized documents did not tally with description of jewellery in Wealth-tax returns in case total weight of jewellery was same Conclusion: Where total gold jewellery in weight found at the time of search matched with the earlier declarations made by [&hell...

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Wealth Tax Payable on Land Situated within Corporation Limit of City by Mysuru’s Erstwhile Royal Family

CIT Vs Smt. meenakshi devi avaru (Karnataka High Court)

CIT Vs Smt. Meenakshi Devi Avaru (Karnataka High Court) Protective, precautionary or alternate assessment is an assessment which is made ex- abundanti cautela by the Assessing Authority and is therefore called protective or Precautionary Assessment or alternative assessment. When the Department has any doubt as to the person who is or wil...

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Wealth Tax leviable on land on which Construction is under process

The Commissioner Of Wealth Tax Vs Shri. K. C. Rajan (Kerala High Court)

Only a land in which the building is completely constructed stands excluded under the exclusionary provision under Explanation (1 )(b)(ii) of Section 2(ea) of Wealth Tax Act, 1957...

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Taxability of Income from Real Estate

Real Estate is an ever green investment option in India and it has always given good returns. It can be a residential or commercial property. Real Estate gives recurring income in form of rent and appreciation in value in case of re-sale. As it gives good return, so taxability of income earned from real estate too arise. Taxability of inc...

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Posted Under: Income Tax | ,

All about Wealth Tax Act, 1957

Article discusses about Basic provisions, Following entities are not liable to pay wealth-tax, Manner of computation of net wealth, Wealth-tax and residential status,  Assets covered/exempt under wealth-tax, Net wealth to include certain assets, Valuation of asset, Some of the significant provisions of Wealth-tax Law...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

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