How to File Income Tax Return Online for A.Y. 2019-20?

Assessee who are required to file income tax return online must e-file their return. Otherwise it is your choice to file income tax return online or offline. In previous article we have given detail guidelines about how to file income tax return online, offline or TRP schemes. You can file income tax return online for … Read more

17 Most Asked Questions on Income Tax Provisions for non-residents


FAQs on Provisions useful for non-residents Q.1 Is the residential status of a person relevant for determining the taxability of the income in his hands? Yes, the residential status of a person earning income is very much relevant for determining the taxability of such income in his hands. Taxability of any income in the hands … Read more

FAQs on Interest u/s 234A, 234B & 234C

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FAQs on Interest under section 234A, 234B & 234C Q.1) What are the consequence on failure to pay advance tax? ​​ ​If you fail to pay Advance Tax or pay at a rate less than stipulated rates you will be required to pay Interest under sections 234B & 234C of the Income Tax Act, 1961. … Read more

FAQs on Income from other sources


FAQs on Income from other source Q.1) What is Casual Income? Casual income means any receipts which are of a casual and non-recurring nature. For example, income earned by way of winnings from lotteries, races including horse races, crossword puzzles, etc. Q.2) Under which head pension received from employee provident fund organization under Employee Pension … Read more

How to File Income Tax Return Without Form 16?

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Form 16 is a certificate issued by employer for the TDS deducted by employer on the salary of the employee. The employer has to issue the Form 16 once in a year on before 31st May of the next year immediately following the financial year in which the TDS is deducted. Form 16 is a … Read more

17 Most Common Queries on Computation of Income Tax

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Q.1) Under how many heads the income of a taxpayer is classified? S​ection 14​ of the Income-tax Act has classified the income of a taxpayer under five different heads of income, viz.: Salaries Income from house property Profits and gains of business or profession Capital gains Income from other sources​​ Q.2) What is gross total … Read more

14 Most Common Questions on Set Off and Carry Forward of Losses

14 Most Common Questions on Set Off and Carry Forward of Losses

Q.1) If income from any source is exempt, then can loss from such source be adjusted against any other taxable income? If income from a particular source is exempt from tax, then loss from such source cannot be set off against any other income which is chargeable to tax. E.g., Agricultural income is exempt from … Read more

6 Most Common Questions on Tax Audit – All Clarified


Q.1) What is tax audit? The dictionary meaning of the term “audit” is check, review, inspection, etc. There are various types of audits prescribed under different laws like company law requires a company audit, cost accounting law requires a cost audit, etc. The Income-tax Law requires the taxpayer to get the audit of the accounts … Read more

27 Common Questions on Presumptive Taxation Scheme A.Y.2019-20

Q.1) What is the meaning of presumptive taxation scheme? As per sections 44AA of the Income-tax Act, 1961, a person engaged in business is required to maintain regular books of account under certain circumstances. To give relief to small taxpayers from this tedious work, the Income-tax Act has framed the presumptive taxation scheme under sections … Read more

23 Common Questions on Salary Income – Answers with Examples

Q.1) What is considered as salary income? section 17​​ of the Income-tax Act defines the term ‘salary’. However, not going into the technical definition, generally whatever is received by an employee from an employer in cash, kind or as a facility [perquisite] is considered as salary. Q.2) What are allowances? Are all allowances taxable?| What … Read more

Due Dates to File Income Tax Return for A.Y.2019-20

The due dates to file income tax return for A.Y.2019-20 year ending 31st March 2019 i.e. A.Y.2019-20/F.Y.2018-19 is given as follow. Due Dates for Income Tax Return for A.Y. 2019-20 Type of Assessee Due Date Company 30-09-2019 Assesee who is required to furnish TP Report in Form No.3CEB 30-11-2019 Assesee whose account are required to … Read more

Never Forget to Consider Interest Income in Income Tax Return

Generally people forget to include interest income while filing for an income tax return. The interest income which an individual earns is to be added under the head other sources i.e. the residual head. Interest income is over and above from your income under the head salary, business, profession and house property etc. Interest is … Read more

Filing Income Tax Return with Digital Signature?

The use of digital signature is a significant contribution towards filing your income tax return. However, most of the people do not possess one as a result of which they need to furnish ITR-V in physical form to the Headquarter of Income Tax Department. Here will discuss how to file income tax return using digital … Read more

8 Sure Shot Ways to Get Income Tax Refund Fast

Sometime getting back your Income Tax Refund can be a little difficult for tax payers. This is mainly because tax payers do insist upon paying taxes, but they often miss out on filing the right type of return/ filing return on time. Here are 8 certain ways which will help you to get your Income … Read more

How to Secure Income Tax Return e-Filing Account? Step by Step

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The e-Filing account of the income tax contains very confidential and important information. So, it is very important to secure the e-Filing account. In order to secure your income tax account, income tax department has introduced E-Filing Vault, which will restrict fraudulent logins. Putting restriction on the options for Login and locking the ways of … Read more

How to View All e-Filed Income Tax Return – Step by Step with Pictures

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To view e-Filed Returns/ Forms, please follow the below steps: Step 1 : Login to e-Filing website with User ID, Password, Date of Birth /Date of Incorporation and Captcha. Visit Here -> Step 2 : Go to My Account and click on “e-Filed Returns/Forms”. Step 3: All the Returns/Forms e-Filed are displayed. The following details … Read more

Why, How and Where to Send ITR V Acknowledgement?

Filing online income tax return has placed the assessee in a very comfortable zone where he can take care of his legal obligations through electronic form. However, there are certain additional credentials that should be fulfilled physically along with electronic filing. Update: e-verify income tax return if you don’t want to send ITR-V to CVC What … Read more

14 Precautions While Filing Income Tax Return for A.Y.2019-20

PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN AT THE TIME OF FILING OF INCOME TAX RETURN TO ENSURE CORRECT AND TIMELY PROCESSING OF RETURNS #1 Keep monitoring Form 26AS online over TRACES on periodic intervals for  early trapping of the inconsistencies therein, if any due to fault of deductor. #2 Follow the procedural guidelines prescribed by Rule 37BA, … Read more