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Things you must know about tax audit

Things you must know about tax audit 1. As per the provisions of section 44AB/44AD of the Income Tax Act, 1961, every person carrying a business whose turnover exceeds Rs.1 Cr./ 2 Cr. (as the case may be) or carrying a profession whose receipts exceeds Rs. 50 Lakhs in the financial year 2017-2018,Must get his […]

Expenditures Under Section 80C that Help You Save Tax

Expenditures Under Section 80C that Help You Save Tax Most of us want to save our money. Now, there are many plans and policies that help us save for our future as well as for rainy days. Careful planning can help us save in our taxable income as well. Various schemes and expenditures fall under […]

Notices to 10,000 depositors post demonetisation

Notices to 10,000 depositors post demonetisation The revenue department has issued preliminary notices to about 10,000 people under the benami law seeking source of income details as it analyses data on deposits of cancelled notes after the November 2016 demonetisation.

Direct taxes code task force to be reconstituted

Direct taxes code task force to be reconstituted The government will reconstitute the task force that was set up in November last year to draft a new direct taxes code. The existing panel, with Central Board of Direct Taxes member Arbind Modi as convenor, could not submit a report following disagreements on various aspects.

Get rewards from the government for paying tax

Get rewards from the government for paying tax The government is looking to put in place an incentive programme to rewards and recognize honest taxpayers to encourage a culture of compliance. A committee has been set up under Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) to draw up the scheme.

Is extension of due dates – A tool of politics in India

Is extension of due dates – A tool of politics in India As an accountant in the industry, I realize that the main reason of extension of due dates of filing of tax returns in India almost every year is simply due to exemption of interest on balance tax paid by the due date or […]