Tax questions

Penalty and tax on depositing Rs 500 old notes into my saving A/c

Dear Sir / Madam, I am a individual resident and tax payer of India. I file my returns regularly every year since 1995 and all my assessments have been completed uptill AY 2016-17 and refund paid to me. I am a retired teacher and living on my savings income which is total slightly less than 5 Lakhs. Since 2013 I have been filing IT returns online to get me TDS refund. And my TDS refund has b...

Request for doubt

I am from Kerala and working in Central Government Autonomous Body. My father-in-law gave Rs. 5.00 lacs to buy house in 1999. That time we were in Ghaziabad, UP. Due to some family problem, we sold the house in 2007 with an amount of Rs. 13.50 lacs. We constructed house in my land in Kerala using the money of my wife’s. She is housewife. From every month salary I sent money to her account after...

Interest on nre fds (not rfc) for a person who is RNOR & others

Hello, Interest on NRE FDs (Rupee) taxable for RNOR? please tell wrt FEMA & IT 2. Interest on NRE FDs (Rupee) taxable for Resident? please tell wrt FEMA and IT 3. Have multiple residential properties. 1 property was vacant for around 8-9 months and thereafter sold. Will tax be payable on "deemed income" basis for those 8-9 months? 4. My FY16 return not filed yet. If I file now and if I see...

Taxes for nri

I am currently an Indian National and planning to move to Kigali, Rwanda in January 2017. There are few questions which I had. 1. Would I have to pay taxes to Govt. of Rwanda as well as Govt. of India both ? I read somewhere that India and Rwanda do not have Double Tax Avoidance Agreement. 2. If have an account at a Bank in Rwanda and my employer transfers the money there, could the sam...

Capital gain on house property

I live in a residential flat which is the only property in my name. Planing to buy a residential plot worth 28-30 lacs taking bank loan only for plot, before March 2017 and get it registered in my name. Further, I wish to start construction of residential house on that plot by March 2017 either giving construction contract with material to a third party with agreement or only labour contract to...

Sale of land

Dear sir My grand father has a land in urban area bought on 1960 which is cost amounting to Rs 5000.00 .Now he is alive and we are planning to sell the property sell value as municipal value is Rs 2.4 Cr.we are seven person blood relatives (my grand mother, father ,mother my two uncles and me) among whom the amount will be shared equally. So now my concern are as follows. 1. How to reduce th...

How to show it about capital gain investment & also claim rs.35k

I sold my bangalore property and the capital gain is 35 lakhs during year 2014. i have paid the tds as rs.35000/= to it dept for 35 lakhs during the year 2014.i am now constructing a new house but this property is in my wife's name. since i am investing my capital gain money for this new house construction purposes. important point to note is that the civil contractor wants me to pay only by ca...

Applicability of Service Tax and VAT on resale of Property before

I am looking to purchase a apartment in Bangalore, Karnataka on a resale. There are 3 parties involved here. The original buyer, lets call this individual A. Me, the second buyer. Lets call me B. And the Builder of the apartment. Lets call them C. The first buyer, A, purchased it in the year 2012 and has got a sale agreement for the same. The entire money has gone to the builder from ...

Tax deduction on co-owned let out housing property and rental inc

I have a scenario where I am getting different feed backs for this case. Consider a case where a joint housing property of husband and wife is rented out. The loan is being repaid by the husband alone which means he can claim income tax benefit under section 24 and 80C. Now that since the property is rented out, it should be shown as a let out property. My questions are as follows 1. Can the...

Salaries and emoluments paid by Asian Development Bank

Section 5 of the ADB Act, 1966 (Act No. 18 of 1966), which deals with "Conferment of status and certain immunities, exemptions and privileges on Bank and conferment of certain immunities, exemptions and privileges on its officers and employees" states that "Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any other law, the provisions of the Agreement set out in the Schedule shall have the...