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Now Income Tax Department started new facility of avail instant e-PAN online at free of cost. Those who have not PAN card can apply and avail e-PAN instantly at free of cost. What is e-PAN? e-PAN is a digitally signed PAN card issued in electronic format by Income Tax Department using Aadhaar e-KYC process. Hence,…

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A massive fire at the Income Tax (investigations) officer in Scindia house, Ballard Estate at 4;30 pm on Friday has suspected enveloped important files related to defaulters like Mallya, Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi. The fire brigade department said that dousing operation was challenging as the massive amount of files and wooden work inside the premises…

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The Budget 2018 failed to do much for taxpayers as well as the salaried class. However, some sections of society, particularly senior citizens, gained much from its proposals. Whatever be the case, as a taxpayer we need to be aware of the tax proposals of this year’s Union Budget as they are going to impact…

Read More 10 Important Income Tax Changes from 1st April 2018 ( FY 18-19 AY 19-20)

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  Tax rate • For Individual (non-senior)/HUF/senior)/HUF/AOP/BOI/PDT/AJP/Trust, tax rate reduced from 10% to 5% for income slab 2.5 – 5 lakh. • For Individual Resident Senior Citizen (60 years), tax rate reduced from 10% to 5% for income slab 3 – 5 lakh. • For Domestic company, tax rate changeschanges: 25%, If Turnover in FY 15-1616 is <=50 crore or eligible u/s 115BBA 30%, for other cases.   Surcharge For Individual, HUF, AOP, BOI and AJP, surcharge rate changes: • 10%, if income is above Rs. 50 lakh but <= Rs. 1 crore • 15%, if income is above Rs. 1 crore Rebate u/s 87A Limited to Rs. 2,500 on net income up to Rs. 3,50,000   Depreciation In ‘Depreciation as per IT Act’ subsub-table maximum rateate of depreciation is restricted to 40% for all status.   Maintain Books of accounts In case of Individual or HUF, for Section 44AA applicabilityapplicability: • Business/Profession income limit increased from Rs. 1.2 lakh to Rs. 2.5 lakh • Turnover/Gross receipts limit increased from Rs. 10 lakh to Rs.25 lakh   Transactions without adequate consideration ‘Transactions without adequate consideration’ sub-table is now applicable for all status except trust in certain cases. Chapter VI-A deductions • No deduction is available on donation in cash exceeding Rs.2,000. Necessary changes are made in ‘80G – Donations’ sub-table. • 80CCG deduction can be claimed only if investment is done in AY 16-17 or 17-18 • Limit for Deduction u/s 80CCD(1) is increased from 10% to 20% of Gross total income in cases of income other than Salary Deduction u/s 10AA Deductions u/s 10AA is now allowed from Total income   Fee u/s 234F For returns not filed within due date, ‘Fee u/s 234F’ is payable as follows : • Where Total income is below basic exemption limit = Nil • Where Total income does not exceed Rs. 5 lakh = Rs. 1,000 • Where Total income exceeds Rs. 5 lakh, st If return filed on or before 31 December = Rs. 5,000 st If return filed after 31 December = Rs. 10,000   Income exempt u/s 10 For Trust, in ‘Taxable Income u/s 11 to 13’ sub-table → under ‘Less: Incomes exempt u/s 10’, following exemption sections are provided: • 10(23AAA): Employee Welfare Fund • 10(23EC): Contributions of Investor Protection Fund from Commodity…

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New Delhi: The finance ministry informed Lok Sabha on Friday in a written response to a question that the government was considering syncing the April-March financial year to the calendar year. It, however, did not specify from when this might happen. In response to a question from Member of Parliament Pankaj Choudhary, the ministry said, “The…

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