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Section 192 of the Income-Tax Act, 1961- Deduction of Tax at Source- Salary- Income Tax Deduction from Salaries under Section 192 during the Financial Year 2012-13 

Circular No. 8/2012 [F.NO. 275/192/2012-IT(B)], dated 05.10.2012 

Reference is invited to Circular No. 05/2011, dated 16-8-2011 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 2011-12, 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 2012-13 and explains certain related provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (hereinafter the Act) and Income-tax Rules, 1962 (hereinafter the Rules). The relevant Acts, Rules, Forms and Notifications are available at the website of the Income Tax Department- www.incometaxindia.gov.in. 

2. RATES OF INCOME-TAX AS PER FINANCE ACT, 2012: 

As per the Finance Act, 2012, income-tax is required to be deducted under Section 192 of the Income-tax Act 1961 from income chargeable under the head “Salaries” for the financial year 2012-13 (i.e. Assessment Year 2013-14) at the following rates:.

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Click here to view the complete text of the above Circular- Circular No. 8, dated 05.10.2012.

Source: Income Tax Department


Press Release [No. 402/92/2006-MC (20 of 2012)], dated 01.08.2012

A section of Media has reported that the Central Board of Direct Taxes has extended ‘due date’ of filing of returns to 31st August, 2012 in respect of only those returns which were to be e-filed by 31st July, 2012. It is clarified that the notification issued by the Board on 31st July, 2012 has extended the ‘due date’ of filing of all returns for the Assessment Year 2012-13 which were due to be filed by 31st July, 2012 to 31st August, 2012.

Source: Income Tax Department- India.

 

 

 


Press Release [No. 402/92/2006-MC (15 of 2012)], dated 20.07.2012

CBDT vide its notification No. 9/2012 dated 17th February, 2012 has exempted salaried employees from the requirement of filing the returns for A.Y. 2012-13. The exemption is applicable only if all the following conditions are fulfilled: –

• Employee has earned only salary income and income from savings bank account and the annual interest earned from savings bank account is less than Rs. 10 thousand.

• The total Income of the employee does not exceed Rs. 5 Lakh (Total Income means Gross Total Income Less deductions under Chapter VIA).

• The Employee has reported his PAN to the employer.

• Employee has reported his income from interest on savings bank account to employer.

• Employee has received Form 16 from his employer.

• Total Tax Liability of employee has been paid off by employer by way of TDS and employer has deposited TDS with central government.

• Employee has no refund claim.

• Employee has received salary only from one employer.

• Employee has not received any Notice from Income Tax Department for filing of Income Tax return.

Source: Income Tax Department- India.