For reopening of Income Tax Assessment, the time limit for reopening of income tax assessment proceedings has been reduced to 3 years from the earlier 6 years. For Serious Tax Evasion cases, where evidence of concealment of Income is more than Rs. 50 Lacs, notice can be issued beyond 3 years but not beyond 10 years. • Slump sale capital gains computation modified to consider fair market value of undertaking on date of transfer (to be prescribed by rules) as full value of consideration and cost of goodwill of business or profession at NIL (except where it is acquired by purchase from previous owner)..... Read More
As per the amendment to Section 234F of The Finance Act 2021, the late-filing fee of return u/s 139(1) shall be Rs. 5,000. However, where the total income of a person does not exceed Rs. 5 Lacs, the fee payable shall not exceed Rs. 1,000..... Read More
Currently, belated and revised ITRs can be filed voluntarily after the normal deadline, up to March 31 of the assessment year.
From FY 2020-21 onwards, belated return or revised return are to be filed three months before the end of the relevant assessment year (up to December 31) or before the completion of the assessment, whichever is earlier..... Read More
With effect from 1st April,2021 any amount received as an employee’s contribution towards provident fund, or ESI funds, shallbe treated as income of the Employer if the same is not deposited on or before the due date as provided under the PF and ESI Acts.... Read More
In case of non-filing of income tax return for last two years and where TDS /TCS is Rs. 50,000 or more in each of these two previous years, rate of TDS/ TCS shall be higher of:
– Twice the specified rate
Salary income, payment to NR, income from lottery shall be excluded from this section..... Read More
From 1st July 2021, TDS at 0.1% is applicable on a purchase transaction exceeding Rs.50 Lacs in a year. The responsibility of deduction shall lie only on the buyer whose turnover exceeds Rs. 10 Crore.... Read More
TDS and TCS Rates had been reduced by 25% during FY 2020-21 due to COVID-19. However, with effect from 1st April 2021, original TDS and TCS rates will be applicable for FY 2021-22.... Read More
Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, has introduced ‘Notice of Amendments’ to the Finance Bill, 2021 in the Lok Sabha on 22rd March 2021. The finance bill 2021 has been passed by the Lok Sabha with all the changes on 23rd March 2021. The government has proposed 127 changes to the original Finance Bill, 2021 which was introduced in the Lok Sabha on February 01, 2021..... Read More
The government extended the deadline for linking PAN with biometric Aadhaar for three months, until June 30. The income tax department said it has received representations from taxpayers that the last date for intimating the Aadhaar number may further be extended in the wake of the on-going COVID-19 pandemic..... Read More
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has notified that Form 10G, 56, 3CF-I, 3CF-II and 3CF-III ceased to be effective on or after the 1 April, 2021.
Application for grant of approval to fund or institution under clause (vi) of sub-section (5) of section 80G of the Income-tax Act, 1961.
Earlier 10G form for 80G registration has been withdrawn, the same can be applied now with Form 10A or 10AB as the case may be.
The application for grant of exemption or continuance under section 10(23C)(iv) and (v) for the year has been omitted by the CBDT.
Form 3CF-I, 3CF-II and 3CF-III
Form No. 3CF-I/II and Form No. 3CF-III has been substituted by ‘Form No. 3CF’ under Rules 5C , 5D, 5E and 5F respectively of the Income-Tax Rules, 1962 and manner of furnishing the same has been introduced with regard to deductions of expenditure on scientific research..... Read More
For AY 2021-22, the ITR1 to 4 can be filled using single JSON Utility. Import of Prefill file is mandatory in utility..... Read More
Eform INC-6 revised as per Companies (Incorporation) Second Amendment Rules, 2021 has been made available for filing.... Read More
Form CSR-1 has been made available on MCA’s website for filing as eForm.... Read More
The CBIC vide Notification No. 06/2021 – Central Tax dated March 30, 2021 amended Notification No. 89/2020 – Central Tax dated November 29, 2020 to extend the waiver of penalty leviable under Section 125 of the CGST Act, 2017..... Read More
1. Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs has made amendment in the Notification of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs No.31/2021-CUSTOMS (N.T.), dated 18th March, 2021 with effect from 25th March, 2021.... Read More
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 285BA read with section 295 of the Incometax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend Income-tax Rules, 1962, nameRead More
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 195 read with section 295 of the Income- tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes, hereby, makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962Read More
Amount of remuneration prescribed under section 9A(3)(m) of the Income-tax Act, 1961Read More
Updated provisions regarding Residential status of certain individuals under Income-tax Act, 1961.Read More
Amended provisions of the Companies Act & Nidhi rules requires that Nidhi companies have to apply to CG for updation/declaration of their status as Nidhi Company in e-Form NDH_4Read More
Scheme for condonation of Delay for companies restored on the register of companies between 01-12-20 and 31-12-2020,under section 252 of the companies Act 2013.Read More
Rules further to amend the Companies (Management and Administration) Rules, 2014Read More
THE COMPANIES (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2020Read More
Reporting and Accounting of Central Government transactions of March 2021
https://rbidocs.rbi.org.in/rdocs/notification/PDFs/108RESIDUALA1966F0198FE40EC95F31C3DBB2B6D25.PDF.... Read More
.Extension of Cheque Truncation System (CTS) across all bank branches in the country
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Application for grant of certificate for determination of appropriate proportion of sum (other than Salary), payable to non-resident, chargeable in case of the recipients.
https://www.incometaxindia.gov.in/communications/notification/notification_18_2021.pdf.... Read More
The BANNING OF UNREGULATED DEPOSIT SCHEMES ORDINANCE, 2019 has been issued by the President of India vide Notification dt. 21.02.2019. ....Read More
Capital tax benefit u/s 54 has increased from investment in one residential house to two residential houses. Capital gains under section 54 of the Income Tax Act will be increased from investment in one residential house to two residential houses for a tax payer having capital gains up to Rs 2 crore....Read More
Ceiling limit of TDS u/s 194I has been increased from Rs 180000 to Rs 240000....Read More
Ceiling limit of TDS u/s 194A has been increased from Rs 10000 to Rs 40000....Read More
No tax on notional rent of second self-occupied House i.e. now upto two self-occupied house properties can be considered for exemption while calculating the income from house property.....Read More
Standard deduction u/s 16 has been increased from Rs.40000 to Rs. 50000.....Read More
Rebate u/s 87A has been increased to Rs. 12500 on a total income of Rs. 500000....Read More