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No tax liability if your income is up to Rs 9.5 lakh, but conditions apply

Standard deduction has also been raised from Rs 40,000 to Rs 50,000, besides a host of tax benefits to home buyers

Budget 2019: Stressing that tax concessions have been provided with a view to help poor and middleclass people living on a tight budget, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that now individuals


earning up to Rs 9.5 lakh can escape liability by taking advantage of saving schemes. Replying to the debate on the Finance Bill in Lok Sabha, the Minister said he did not propose any change in the tax rate but only provided few rebates which will boost spending and help the economy. The Finance Bill, which contains tax proposals, was passed by the Lok Sabha with a voice vote, completing the budgetary process in the lower house. In a swipe at the Congress, the Minister said that unlike the previous UPA dispensation, the present Modi government in the interim budget did not reduce levies of SUVs which are used by rich persons.In the Finance Bill 2019, the Minister proposed to raise tax rebate for people having annual income up to Rs 5 lakh from Rs 2,500 to Rs 12,500, which will effectively ensure that they don’t have to pay any tax. In the Bill, standard deduction has also been raised from Rs 40,000 to Rs 50,000, besides a host of tax benefits to home buyers‌.Read More

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No Tax Liability if Your Income is Up to Rs 9.5 Lakh, But Conditions Apply  

No tax liability if your income is up to Rs 9.5 lakh, but conditions apply on Business Standard. Standard deduction has also been raised fro...

No Tax Liability if Your Income is Up to Rs 9.5 Lakh, But Conditions Apply  

No tax liability if your income is up to Rs 9.5 lakh, but conditions apply on Business Standard. Standard deduction has also been raised fro...

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