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

How NRI Can Claim Benefits under DTA Agreement?

Who is NRI? As per section 6(1) of income tax act 1961, an individual is said to be resident in India in any previous year, if he is in India in that year for a period or periods amounting in all to one hundred and eighty-two days or more; or having within the four years … Read more

NRI Taxation: 8 Situations Covered for A.Y. 2015-16 & A.Y.2016-17

It is a well-known fact that every country has a right to charge its citizens with taxes. However, there are certain situations when even a non-Resident person is eligible to pay taxes in a country. Under the Indian Income Tax Law, here are those 8 concrete situations. Who is NRI – Check Residential Status Situation … Read more

Double Taxation Relief: A Simple Guide for Layman

The term double taxation relief is an initiative launched by the Government of India, which allows a person to escape the clutches of being taxed twice for the same income. This incident mainly takes place for non-resident Indians, where they first pay taxes on income generated in India and then are once again required to … Read more