Section 54EC of the Income Tax Act provides exemption provision in case of long term capital gains . The confusion actually in the mind of the tax payer starts when he has to decide how much he/ she has to invest in the specified bonds of section 54EC . The real confusion is about whether...
Section 50C of the Income Tax Act for computation of capital gains by taking value taken for payment of stamp duty on immovable property has become a bone of contention between Income Tax Department and taxpayers. The Assessing Officers uses this section by extending the meaning of transfer of land or building for the purpose...
Section 56(2)(vii) is among many exceptions provides under clause (d) that if an individual or HUF receives any sum of money without consideration (read as gift ) in contemplation of death , the receipt will not be taxable. The issue is what is the meaning of phrase "in contemplation of death " which is not explained any where in the Income Tax Act.
Is Rectification u/s 154 Possible For Revising Capital Gains in case Compensation Received For Compulsory acquisition of Land or Property Gets Reduced by authority or Court or Tribunal?
Section 155(16)of the Income Tax Act was introduced from Asst Year 2004-05 (F.Y 2003-04 ) . This relates to capital gains on compensation .The reason for bringing such provision was that the land property were being acquired by government or private bodies for major infrastructure development. In that event
My father in law has a house in Delhi . He wants to transfer the house in my name. Is the rent taxable in my hand?
No , Rent is not taxable as your income if the transfer of the house was done without receiving the consideration......why? This is beacuse of clubbing provision in the I T Act .Section 64 (vi) of the I T Act states:In computing the total income of any individual, there shall be included all such income