Income Tax Slabs for FY 2019-2020 AY 2020-2021

Income Tax Slabs For Financial Year 2019-2020​

For ascertaining income tax, as a matter of first importance, actual yearly taxable income is determined and taxed as per Income Tax Slabs.

Tax Slab For Taxpayers Aged Less Than 60 Years

Tax Rate (per annum)

Tax Rate (FY 2019-2020)(less than 60 years)

Up to Rs. 2.5 lacs

Nil

Above Rs. 2.5 lacs but below Rs. 5 lacs

5% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 lacs but below Rs. 10 lacs

20% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 10 lacs but below Rs. 50 lacs

30% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 50 lacs but below Rs. 1 crore

30% + 10% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 1 crore but below Rs. 2 crores

30% + 15% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 2 crores but below Rs. 5 crores

30% + 25% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 crores

30% + 37% surcharge + 4% cess

NOTE:
– The enhanced surcharge rates – 25% and 37% is not applicable to certain specified incomes i.e., Short Term Capital Gains under Section 111A, Long Term Capital Gain under Section 112A, Short Term or Long Term Capital Gain under Section 115AD(1)(b).
– Taxpayers will be entitled to rebate under Section 87A, if the total income does not exceed Rs. 5 lacs. The amount of rebate is 100% or Rs. 12,500, whichever is less.

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Tax Slab For Taxpayers Aged More Than 60 Years But Less Than 80 Years​

Tax Rate (per annum)

Tax Rate (FY 2019-2020) (60-80 years)

Up to Rs. 3 lacs

Nil

Above Rs. 3 lacs but below Rs. 5 lacs

5% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 lacs but below Rs. 10 lacs

20% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 10 lacs but below Rs. 50 lacs

30% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 50 lacs but below Rs. 1 crore

30% + 10% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 1 crore but below Rs. 2 crores

30% + 15% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 2 crores but below Rs. 5 crores

30% + 25% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 crores

30% + 37% surcharge + 4% cess

NOTE:
– The enhanced surcharge rates – 25% and 37% is not applicable to certain specified incomes i.e., Short Term Capital Gains under Section 111A, Long Term Capital Gain under Section 112A, Short Term or Long Term Capital Gain under Section 115AD(1)(b).
– Taxpayers will be entitled to rebate under Section 87A, if the total income does not exceed Rs. 5 lacs. The amount of rebate is 100% or Rs. 12,500, whichever is less.

Tax Slab For Taxpayers Aged More Than 80 Years​

Tax Rate (per annum)

Tax Rate (FY 2019-2020) (Above 80 years)

Up to Rs. 5 lacs

Nil

Above Rs. 5 lacs but below Rs. 10 lacs

20% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 10 lacs but below Rs. 50 lacs

30% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 50 lacs but below Rs. 1 crore

30% + 10% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 1 crore but below Rs. 2 crores

30% + 15% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 2 crores but below Rs. 5 crores

30% + 25% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 crores

30% + 37% surcharge + 4% cess

NOTE:The enhanced surcharge rates – 25% and 37
% is not applicable to certain specified incomes i.e., Short Term Capital Gains under Section 111A, Long Term Capital Gain under Section 112A, Short Term or Long Term Capital Gain under Section 115AD(1)(b).

Income Tax Slab Rates For HUF/AOP/BOI/Any Other Artificial Juridical Person:

Income range (per annum)

Tax Rate (FY 2019-2020)

Up to Rs. 2.5 lacs

Nil

Above Rs. 2.5 lacs but below Rs. 5 lacs

5% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 lacs but below 10 lacs

20% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 10 lacs but below Rs. 50 lacs

30% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 50 lacs but below Rs. 1 crore 

30% + 10% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 1 crore but below Rs. 2 crores

30% + 15% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 2 crores but below Rs. 5 crores

30% + 25% surcharge + 4% cess

Above Rs. 5 crores

30% + 37% surcharge + 4% cess

income tax slabs for domestic companies

A domestic company is taxable at 30%. However, the tax rate is 25% if turnover or gross receipt of the company does not exceed Rs. 400 crore in the previous year.

Particulars

Tax Rate (FY 2020-2021)

If company opted section 115BA

25%

If company opted for section 115BAA

22%

If company opted for section 115BAB

15%

Any other domestic company

30%

Income Tax Slabs for partnership firm

Income range (per annum)

Tax Rate (FY 2019-2020)

Up to Rs. 1 crore

30% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 1 crore

30% + 12% surcharge + 4% cess

Income Tax Slabs for Local Authority

Income (per annum)

Tax Rate (FY 2019-20)

Up to Rs. 1 crore

30% + 4% cess

Above Rs. 1 crore

30% + 12% surcharge + 4% cess

Extension In Filing Of Income Tax Return​

As per  the Income Tax Act, the last date for filing TDS returns for an employer is May 31 of each financial year and Form 16 has to be issued latest by June 15 of that financial year, unless the date is extended by the government.

Due to the current situation of the economy and lockdown caused due to the pandemic COVID-19, the Government of India on 13th May, 2020 announced the extension of period in filing of income tax return. The date of filing income tax returns for the Financial Year 2019-2020 has been extended from #1st July, 2020 to 1st November, 2020

Before the extension of deadlines for Financial Year 2019-2020, the deadline for filing TDS returns for employers was May 31, 2020 and the date of issuing Form 16 was June 15, 2020.

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