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WHAT IS NATIONAL PENSION SCHEME? National Pension Scheme is wonderful saving scheme sponsored by the Government . Under this scheme a social security is provided to the employees of public sector, private sector and other organized sectors except the armed forces. This scheme is governed and administered by Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA).  Under this scheme the people …

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Section 80TTB was introduced with effect from financial year 2018-19. Section 88TTB relates to deduction against interest amount received or receivable by Senior Citizens. Senior citizen means the person who is 60 years old or more at any time during the current financial year. For example Mr. X completes 60 years on 05.09.18, he will be call Senior Citizen for …

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Section 88TTA was first introduced in Financial Year 2012-13 (A.Y. 2013-14). 80TTA  allows the deduction against the interest from Saving Accounts income under Chapter VI-A, to the following persons:- Individuals:–  Resident or Non-resident,  Senior Citizens or other individuals below 60 years. Hindu Undivided Family (HUF) Note:- Interest received by Partnership Firm, Companies, Association of Persons, Body of Individuals and public …

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Rebate of Income Tax Under Section 87A for Financial Year 2017-18 (Assessment Year 2018-19) There are following conditions to avail this rebate:- The income tax payer should be resident individual. The individual may be male or female. The rebate is allowed to senior citizens also. This rebate is not given to Hindu Undivided Family (HUF), Partnership Firm and Companies. His/her …

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In simple words, depreciation means the quantum of reduction in value of any fixed assets in business organizations. For example, you purchase a computer in financial year 2017-18 for Rs.50000/=. But if see the value of this computer in financial year 2018-19, you will find decrease in the value of computer. This difference in value of computer in financial 2017-18 …

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WHAT IS GRANDFATERING In budget of financial year 2018-19, there was a proposal to grandfather investment made on or before 31.01.18. Since the law was made in respect of taxation of long term capital gain from equity shares and equity oriented mutual funds, the investors who invested their money before making a new law, were given the right to avail …

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  INCOME TAX RATES (SLABS) FOR FINANCIAL YEAR 2019-20 (ASSESSMENT YEAR 20-21) For Male Individuals below 60 years (Resident of India) INCOME UP TO 250000 0 250001 TO 300000 5% 300001 TO 500000 5% 500001 to 1000000 20%  EXCEEDING 1000000   30%   Add: Health Education Cess @ 4% on Income Tax payable and Surcharge. Surcharge:- 10% on income above …

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Standard deduction for salaried persons increased from Rs.40000/= Rs.50000/= 100% rebate on tax is allowed to resident individual tax payers having taxable income up to Rs.5 lakh. It means that the the resident individuals are not supposed pay any tax if their income is up to Rs.5 lakh after allowing all the permissible deductions under income tax act. In other …

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General Tax assessment of income tax returns is made faceless due to e-Assessment in income tax. Income tax rate is reduced to 25% from 30% in respect of the companies, having turnover up to Rs. 250 crores . Auto filled tax return forms can be downloaded in respect of Tax Deducted at Sources (TDS), Tax Collected at Source (TCS) and …

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  Illustration: Mr. A who is 46 years old, has the following details for financial year 2018-19:- Income from business                                               Rs.3,50,000/= Deposited in PPF account                                         Rs.60000/= Calculate the amount of income tax payable by him. Solution: Income from business                                                           Rs.350000/= Less: Deduction under Chapter VI-A Deposit in PPF Account                                                         Rs.60000/= Net taxable Income                                                                 Rs.290000/= Income Tax on above              …