: For Finance Professionals & Students

Monthly Archives: May 2014

CBDT has revised PAN Application form 49A and 49AA wef from 16.05.2014 vide its notification no. 26/2014 , Dated- 16-5-2014. Revised Form 49A and 49AA provides option to get printed Mothers Name on PAN card. So those applying for New PAN card or for revised PAN card have the option to get printed on their PAN card printed the name of his/her mother.

The assessee surrendered tenancy right on 13.9.2005 for a sum of Rs. 1.67 crores after deducting the legal fees , the net consideration came to Rs. 1.66 crores which was also the amount of net capital gain. As per provisions of Sec. 54F, the assessee was supposed to construct the residential house within three years or purchase within two years , to save himself from the liability of paying capital gain tax.

It is not disputed that the assessee is not in possession of plot on which a residential building is in existence. The assessee has allegedly utilized the Long Term Capital Gain arising from the sale of shares towards the construction of a new residential house after demolition of old building on the plot-in-question. The assessee has claimed exemption u/s.54F on the ground that the assessee has invested Long Term Capital Gains arising from sale of shares towards construction of a new house within the prescribed period as mentioned in the Act.

We know that gifts received from relatives are tax-exempt. But what is not widely known, at all, is that gifts received even from non-relatives can also be completely exempt from income tax. Here is the complete run-down.It is very common for people to receive gifts from friends and relatives. In some cases, gifts are also received from NRls. Let us consider the latest provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961 regarding gifts, and analyse how individuals can achieve complete exemption from income tax in respect of the gifts during the current financial year.

© 2014, all rights reserved at