Income Tax Act and Income Tax Calculation for 2014-15 for AY 2015-16

Income Tax Act 2014-15
Income Tax Act and Income Tax Calculation for 2014-15 for Employees and Teachers. Income Tax Deduction from Salaries During The Financial Year 2014-15 under Section 192 of the Income Tax, Act.1961. Vide Circular No.17/2014 F.No. 275/192/2014-IT(B) Dated 10.12.14, Govt of India has released the Guidelines for Calculation of Income Tax for Salaried Employees, Teachers for 2014-15. Reference is invited to Circular No.08/2013 dated 10.10.2013 whereby the rates of deduction of income-tax from the payment of income under the head "Salaries" under Section 192 of the Income-tax Act, 1961(hereinafter ‘the Act’), during the financial year 2013-2014, were intimated. The present Circular contains the rates of deduction of income-tax from the payment of income chargeable under the head "Salaries" during the financial year 2013-2014 and explains certain related provisions of the Act and Income-tax Rules, 1962.

Income Tax Calculation 2014-15 and Income Tax Act for 2015-16

Rates of Income Tax for 2014-15 as per Finance Act 2014.
As per the Finance Act, 2014, income-tax is required to be deducted under Section 192 of the Act from income chargeable under the head "Salaries" for the financial year 2014-15 (i.e.Assessment Year 2015-16) at the following rates.
Income Tax Normal Slabs below 60 Years Income Tax Rate
i.Where the total income does not exceed Rs. 2,50,000/-.NIL
ii.Where the total income exceeds Rs. 2,50,000/- but does not exceed Rs. 5,00,000/-.10% of amount by which the total income exceeds Rs. 2,50,000/-.
(Less-Rebate): Tax Credit - 10% of taxable income upto a maximum of Rs. 2000/-.
iii.Where the total income exceeds Rs. 5,00,000/- but does not exceed Rs. 10,00,000/-.Rs. 25,000/- + 20% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs. 5,00,000/-.
iv.Where the total income exceeds Rs. 10,00,000/-.Rs. 1,25,000/- + 30% of the amount by which the total income exceeds Rs. 10,00,000/-.

Important Changes made in Income Tax Act from 2014-15 AY 2015-16
  1. Vide Finance Act 2014, an individual is allowed a deduction upto a limit of Rs 1,00,000 being paid as interest on a loan taken from a Financial Institution, sanctioned during the period 01-04-2013 to 31-03-2014 (loan not to exceed Rs 25 lakhs) for acquisition of a residential house whose value does not exceed Rs 40 lakhs. If in case of above loan the interest claimed during AY 2014-15 is less than Rs. 1,00,000/- then the balance amount is allowed in AY 2015-16.(Section 80EE)
  2. Deduction in respect of Life insurance premia, deferred annuity, contributions to provident fund, subscription to certain equity shares or debentures, etc. (section 80C) is allowed subject to a limit of Rs.1,50,000/-
  3. Donations made to National Children's Fund will be exempted 100% under Sec 80G.
  4. Continued : Rebate of Rs. 2000 Finance Act 2013 provided relief in the form of rebate to individual taxpayers, resident in India, who are in lower income bracket, i. e. having total income not exceeding Rs 5,00,000/-. The amount of rebate is Rs 2000/- or the amount of tax payable, whichever is lower. This rebate is available for A.Y. 2014-15 and subsequent assessment years.
Pay and Salary and Other Income
Income included in Salary in Brief:
Pay, DA, HRA, CCA, IR, Increments, Commissions, Leave Dues, Pay Advances, Surrender Leave, Pension, Bonus, Honorarium, Tuition Fee Reimbursement etc...
Income excluded from Salary in Brief:
LTC, Gratuity, Commuted Pension, Tour/Transfer TA/DA, PF Payments, Medical Reimbursement, Educational Allowance
Any Income earned from other sources other than Salary shall also be shown in the Other Income

Deducations / Savings Allowed:
  1. Professional Tax
  2. HRA (Conditions Applied. More Details Click on HRA Section Below)
  3. Interest on Housing Loan Advance
  4. Expenditure on Medical Treatment, Handicapped Dependent
  5. Donations to charitable Trusts
  6. Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme (50% Amount will Qualify)
  7. And Savings in Salary or  which comes under 80C, 80CCC, 80CCD(1) i.e., APGLI, ZPPF, CPS, GIS, LIC, Term Deposits, Housing Loan Principal, Insurance Premium paid in this Year , 5Years  Fixed Deposits, Tuition Fees. (Only 1 Lakh will qualify from the Total of these Savings mentioned in this Point 7).

More Detailed Information- Section Wise:

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Model Illustration on Calculation of Income Tax

Model Income Tax Calculation for Salaried Employees will be kept soon.. Stay tuned..

45 comments:

  1. MAY I GET REBATE U/S 87A IF MY SALARY INCOME + OTHER INCOME (COMMISSION FROM LIC) IS RS. 250000/- AFTER DEDUCTION U/S 80C. PLZ REPLY.

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    1. yes you can get rebate u/s 87A as ur net income is below 5,00,000

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  2. sir,what about CSS Arrears?It is taxable income or not?already in every assesment year i showed this amount.some are telling it is taxable income.PLZ REPLY.
    mail id:lingamguntaravindra15@gmail.com

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    1. No need to show CSS arrears Principle Amount as it was shown in previous IT Returns in DA Arrears. But the Interest amount should be shown.

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  3. sir last date to apply income tax form...

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  4. sir,what about CSS Arrears?It is taxable income or not?already in every assesment year i showed this amount.some are telling it is taxable income.PLZ REPLY.

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    1. No need to show CSS arrears Principle Amount as it was shown in previous IT Returns in DA Arrears. But the Interest amount should be shown.

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  6. sir please mail me once to this id venkat2342@gmail.com i have more doubts about income tax, i am paying more tax, i dont know how to calculate IT

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  7. SIR. I AM VERY MUCH CONFUSED ABOUT THE DEDUCTION U/S 80C OF LIC PREMIUM PAID UPTO 15% (PREVIOUSLY 20%) OF SUM ASSURED. HOW TO CALCULATE THIS?? I CANNOT FIND SUM ASSURED AMOUNT IN MANY LIP RECEIPTS.. HOW CAN I BE SURE THAT THE AMOUNT MENTIONED IN RECEIPT IS LESS THAN 15% OF SUM ASSURED
    ???

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  8. Thank u sir! we have update information from ur site! keep it up sir!

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  9. sir can i include my wife tution fee in tax rebate as i am paying her an amount of 80k per year

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    1. As per the Income Tax Act, Only the Tuition Fee paid for the purpose of full-time education of any two Children of the employee is eligible u/s 80C. Wife and other dependents are NOT INCLUDED.

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  10. Income Tax For the Financial Year 2013 -2014
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    1.Our Incometax Excel Programme Fill in Main Sheet then Automatically Generated Required Forms.
    Before Printing Use the Auto Filters { Cell L3 in SB, Cell V3 in Statement and Cell N8 in Form16 } Must be Select (Default Select 1, Blanks Non-Select) and then Enter OK Button. Then Take Print Out. This is Most important in our Programme.
    2. Any Other Arrears Fill in Row 19 & 20 in Statement Sheet

    3. If Select CPS in Cell F22 in Main then Automatically Appeared taking CPS Employers Contribution Cell L 14 in Main , Row 37 in SB & Row 43 in Form 16. The Amount is Deducted Under Section 80 CCD (2) Limit to 10% of (Pay + DA). But Not Sealing Rs: 100000/- Limit. (Testing income Tax Calculator) .

    4. Housing Loan Taken in Between 01-04-2013 To 31-03--2014 (F.Y-2013--2014 ) . U/s 80EE The Deductable Interest Rs:100000/- in Additional to 24B Income From House Property (1,50,000). Hence the Housing Loan Taken in the Financial Year Deduction related to Interest UP to Rs : 2, 50,000 for Self Occupied Property. There is No Limit in Let out Property. (Testing income Tax Calculator) .
    INCOME TAX SOME CLARIFICATIONS
    1.CPS
    section 80CCE the aggregate amount of deduction under sections 80C, 80CCC and Section 80CCD(1) shall not exceed Rs.1,00,000/-. However the contribution made by the Central Government or any other employer to a pension scheme u/s 80CCD(2) shall be excluded from the limit of Rs.1,00,000/- provided under this Section. - Download

    2. Rounded To Nearest Rs:10/- Download IT Circular with Examples

    3. Housing Loan- 1.Download IT Act 2. Download With Examples 3. Check IT Calculator in IT Website

    4. Income Tax Slabes , Rebate U/s 87A , 80U, 80DDB -Download

    5. IT Circular Complete Download

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  11. Sir
    Please clarify A teacher paid insurance premium ULIP policy in March 2013. Is that amount eligible to deduct under 80C for the year 2013-14

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  12. Sir,
    If a teacher not claimed salary as the tax non deducted on self consent. Bt now how to draw salary as STO is asking to pay tax and then submitt yhe bill.
    Can u pls explain how to pay tax manually and hw to proceed.

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  13. sir
    Is it necessary that the assessee should have the salary income only or have different incomes also like property,pgbp.

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  14. Sir, pls clarify A teacher paid 2000 less f4 onelakh saving?

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  15. Awesome information. I have been searching for a website with complete information about IT tax and my search ends here. Hopefully all the information are correct and updated regularly. Will definitely suggest to others

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  16. I always use online Income Tax Calculator tool to compute my taxes.

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  17. Sir! Can a senior citizen having taxable income less than 500000 also claim benefit relief of tax 2000? Kindly confirm. Thanks

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  18. In which section of Chapter VI-A, 1 lac limit is excluded.could you please provide the whole details.

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  19. Educating or tutoring just about any proficiency is a incredibly successful business. In any earn money village of just about any size you will see a minimum .

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  20. dear Sir, I am a private tutor . How can I show my expenses related to my classes such as booking classes by phone calls , internet charges, electricity bill, vehicle allowance , buying necessary books . Are they tax deduct able ? if so how can I show that in ITR 2

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    1. I hv same querry. Pls share the answer if u hv found..

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  21. Sir, I have paid donation of Rs.40000/- to 'Mother India Education Society' registered under Bom. Public Trust Act. 1950 F-11673 (Bom). Whether it is eligible for Income Tax deduction under 80G. If yes, what is the limit of maximum deduction ?

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  22. I am not coming under the purview of Income Tax because my salary is less than the taxable amount. But I need Form 16 for Home Loan...So how can I get it from my company?????

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  24. Please designe Income Tax Software that will be use full all government employees not only Teachers

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  25. Hi sir im a govt employe . My wife studying post graduation in regular stream. Can take a tax rebate on tution fee of my wife education. Please clarify

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  26. Hi Sir
    pls tell me
    heaith card payments deduct in which section

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  27. sir can you please give the details for pensioner tax,how much amount is going to be deduct as a tax for 60 years person , if he is getting more than 3,00,000.

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  28. Sir!!
    My son has taken education loan..
    Is the principal amount come under Chapter VI A to my IT?

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  29. brokerage income rs 30,00,000/-
    how much tax should be paid?

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  30. Can we show insurance premium of spouse in our income tax returns under 80c if both are teachers.

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  31. Can we show insurance premium of spouse in our income tax returns under 80c if both are teachers.

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  32. Sir,
    Please notify the rules regarding CSS principle arrears not needed to show in income tax returns 2014-15

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  33. Please provide the Income tax slab for a government pensioner aged 65 years.

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  34. sir govt. amended G.O.s 11 and 12 what is the position for PG holders those who were waiting eagerly for promotions

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  35. Assalamu alaikum sir. Kyle ho. I want clarification regarding donations to charitable institutions. Pl clarify if. Abdul Rahman from Kurnool.

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  36. Sir Whether I can show State life Insurance and Group Insurance Scheme Arrears can be shown in 80c of Income tax deductions

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