Clarification in Respect of Filling-up of the ITR Forms for the Assessment Year 2019-20

The Income-tax return (ITR) forms for the Assessment Year (AY) 2019-20 were notified vide notification bearing G.S.R. 279(E). dated the 1st day April, 2019. Subsequently, the instructions for filing ITR forms were issued and the software utility for e-filing of all the ITR forms were also released. After notification of the ITR forms various queries…

Clarification regarding taxability of income earned by a non-resident investor from off-shore investments routed through an Alternate Investment Fund-reg.

In the context of Alternate Investment Funds (AIFs), references have been made to the Central Board of Direct Taxes (the Board) seeking clarity regarding taxability of income from investments made by the non-resident investor through these AIFs, outside India (off-shore investment). 2. The incidence of tax arising from off-shore investment made by a non-resident investor…