Income tax law in India: Implications for tax payers

INCOME TAX PROVISIONS AT A GLANCE:

(Detailed information of Income Tax is available on http://www.incometaxindia.gov.in)

2. As per Income Tax Act, Income is taxable under five heads- Salary, House Property, Business or Profession, Capital Gain and Other Sources.

3. Salaried person must obtain Form 16 from his Employer Every Year.

4. Income Tax Return should be filed by considering Form 16 and other Income.

5. Transport Allowance is exempt up to Rs.1,600 per month.

6. 30% Standard deduction is available on Income from House Property.

7. Income to be considered as deemed let out on second House property. Continue reading