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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 […]

Tax Benefits related to rent paid,PPF and National Pension System

Tax Benefits related to rent paid,PPF and National Pension System Tax benefits in respect of rent paid Section 10(13A) of the Income Tax Act provides for Tax Benefits to a salaried person in respect of rent paid for a rented accommodation occupied by him if he is in receipt of House Rent Allowance (HRA) called […]

Taxability of Co Op Housing Society Income

Taxability of Co Op Housing Society Income Most of the People seen Taxability of Housing Society to be Nil.Which isn’t valid. By and large salary of Co-agent Housing Societies (CHS) does not fall under expense risk, but rather any pay which is business in nature should be accounted for and suitable come back with PAN […]

Benefits available to senior citizens under income tax

Benefits available to senior citizens under income tax The Indian income tax laws provide certain tax Benefits available to senior citizens. Let us discuss those benefits. 1. Higher Basic Exemption Limits for senior citizens under income tax 2. Higher Deduction limit under Section 80D for senior citizens under income tax 3. Higher Deduction Limit for […]

Income tax department cautions TDS deductors against quarterly filing default

Income tax department cautions TDS deductors against quarterly filing default The Income Tax Department (ITD) today cautioned TDS deductors to adhere to the stipulated deadline of May 31 for filing their statements failing which they would invite a penalty of Rs 200 for each day of default.

Which ITR form applies to you for the financial year 2017-18?

Which ITR form applies to you for the financial year 2017-18? The income tax authorities notified the new ITR form applicable for the financial year 2017-18 in April (online utility tools for a couple of forms have been published). An individual who is required to file a return of income for the financial year 2017-18 […]