What is the exemption limit of income tax?

What is the exemption limit of income tax?

○ The exemption limit of income tax is up to ₹2.5 lakh for all Individuals, HUF below 60 years and NRIs for FY 2018-19. ○ An additional 4% health and education cess is applicable on the tax amount.

What is 87A rebate in income tax?

In the year 2013-14 the government of India introduced rebate u/s 87A. This rebate provides benefits from your taxes payable. This benefit can be claimed when your taxable income does not exceed prescribed limits for the relevant financial year. For the FY 2020-21(AY 2021-22) if you are having taxable income upto Rs.

What is Income Tax old and new regime?

The new tax regime has widened the scope of taxation with seven tax slab rates ranging from 0% to 30% with the highest tax rate applicable on income above INR 15 lakh. Contrary to the new regime, there were four tax slabs in the old regime from 0% to 30% with the maximum rate applicable on income above INR 10 lakh.

What is the tax slab for 2018 19?


Taxable income Tax Rate
Up to Rs. 2,50,000 Nil
Rs. 2,50,001 to Rs. 5,00,000 5%
Rs. 5,00,001 to Rs. 10,00,000 20%
Above Rs. 10,00,000 30%

Is it mandatory to file income tax return below 2.5 lakhs?

A majority of people think that if their income is less than Rs. 2.5 Lakhs, they are not liable to file Income Tax Returns (ITR). However, this is a big misunderstanding; under some circumstances filing ITR is mandatory even if you earn less than Rs. 2.5 Lakhs.

What is the rebate u/s 87A for AY 2022 23?

Declare your gross income and tax deductions in ITR. Claim a tax rebate under section 87A if your total income does not exceed Rs 5 lakh. The maximum rebate under section 87A for the AY 2022-23 is Rs 12,500.