Taxation

Section 194J under TDS of the Income Tax Act, 1961.

What is TDS? TDS is a form of advance tax, TDS stands for tax deducted at source. According to the Income Tax Act, 1961, if the payment exceeds some Monterey threshold levels, every company or a person making a payment will deduct tax at source. The tax department must deduct TDS at the rates specified. What is section 194J? Section 194J is one of the most important sections under TDS(Tax… Read More »Section 194J under TDS of the Income Tax Act, 1961.

All about the additional place of business in GST

APOB aka Additional Place of business is the place of business where taxpayer accomplish business related activities within the State, in addition to the PPOB (Principal Place of Business). A supplier needs to register in each state from which he is supplying goods or services. In other terms, if a supplier has their business branches in different states – he/she would be required to take separate registration for each of… Read More »All about the additional place of business in GST

All Benefits to Start-ups Under Income Tax Act.

A startup is a newly business setup that is small in nature and initiated by single or a group of individuals. Startup presents a new product or service that is not in present at some other place in the same manner- this is the factor which makes the startup different from other businesses According to income tax rules, a startup can be a company or LLP engaged in a business… Read More »All Benefits to Start-ups Under Income Tax Act.

Taxation of Director Remuneration under GST

Directors’ remuneration termed as the compensation the company gives to its directors for the services rendered. This can be done via fees, salary or by use of a company’s assets. The remuneration paid to Directors is issued only on getting approval from shareholders and the Board of Directors.  A director can be:- Executive Director non-executive Director Managing Director (MD) Independent Director Small Shareholder Director  Women Director Additional Director  Alternate Director … Read More »Taxation of Director Remuneration under GST

GST and Income Tax Implication on Non-Resident Sportsmen Coming to India

When a non-resident sportsman comes to India for participating in any game or sport then a question arises which country has right to charge tax on such income earned by sportsmen by participating in game or sport and what are the tax implications on such income earned. What is Section 115BBA? This section provides a special tax rate at the rate of 20% (plus EC and SHEC), Plus Surcharge as… Read More »GST and Income Tax Implication on Non-Resident Sportsmen Coming to India

GST on Tour & Travel Services

GST comes under the category of indirect tax which is levied on the supply of goods & services of different kinds. The travel agent or travel agency service provider are also under the GST ambit.  A travel agent offers services related to planning, booking, and managing tours to their customers. The services include-booking air/rail accommodation, cab hire, accommodation, sightseeing etc. provided by a travel company. A tour operator or agent… Read More »GST on Tour & Travel Services

Equalisation Levy on E-Commerce and Specified Services

Over the last decade, Information Technology (IT) has gone through an exponential expansion phase in India and globally. This has led to an increase in the supply and procurement of digital services.  The Finance Act 2020 has now been amended to impose an Equalisation Levy of 2% on consideration received by ‘e-commerce operator’ for e-commerce supply of goods or service. While the levy was initially imposed on B2B transactions, the… Read More »Equalisation Levy on E-Commerce and Specified Services

All About Income Tax on Dividends Income

Dividends are not free money — they are commonly taxable income but when and how you own an investment that pays them can adequately and dramatically change the dividend tax rate you pay. There is a number of exceptions & unusual scenarios with special rules. An Individual may receive a dividend from their equity or mutual fund investments. The dividends received were tax-exempt until 31 March 2020 i.e. FY 2019-20.… Read More »All About Income Tax on Dividends Income