Tag Archives: Section 80C

Section 80CCD – National Pension Scheme

Section 80CCD – National Pension Scheme There are 770 lakhs registered individual taxpayers as per CBDT (Central Board of Direct Taxes). Individual Taxpayers always in worries about the burden of Direct Taxes. There are numerous provisions under the income tax act 1961 which provide the Tax relief to the different type of assessee whether by […]

NPS contribution – Tax benefits

of NPS contribution – Tax benefits This let us discuss income tax benefits available for contributions made by you to your NPS account. Though you can open Tier I and Tier II account under the NPS,The tax benefits are available only in respect of contributions made to your Tier I account and the discussion which […]

Withdrawal rules of provident fund account

Withdrawal rules of provident fund account Provident Fund is a product which helps salaried people to accumulate funds while they are earning for the period the income flow stops. So generally it is not supposed to be withdrawn before its maturity and jeopardise one’s retirement. However there are circumstances when resorting to the money accumulated […]

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 […]

How to claim deduction under section 80c on tuition fees

How to claim deduction under section 80c on tuition fees Sending kids to school has an inbuilt tax advantage for parents. This is because tuition fee qualifies for tax benefit under Section 80C of the Income-tax Act, 1961. The amount of tax benefit is within the overall limit of the section of Rs 1.5 lakh […]

Does the senior citizens savings scheme qualify for section 80C benefits?

Does the senior citizens savings scheme qualify for section 80C benefits? I am a retired government employee. In June 2017, I deposited Rs 15 lakh in the post office senior citizens saving scheme. Does it qualify under section 80C tax benefits? If so, do I need to save Rs 1.5 lakh as equity-linked savings scheme […]