Tag: tds on rent

Tax on rent income as per income tax and service tax

Rental income is taxable from the point of view of income tax and service tax. Many times tax payers forget to include or consider rental income while showing income. I have discussed rental income treatment as per income tax and service tax view in this article. You will also get insights about TDS on rent. Tax on rent income under various tax laws: Income tax on rent income: For income tax purpose, we can divide rent income from two sources: Rent income from building or land appurtenant to it. Rent income from land ( no building attached) and other...

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TDS on rent income under section 194I

TDS on rent income is applicable in day to day transactions. TDS under section 194I is applicable on payment of rent which is more than Rs. 180000 p.a. But it is not applicable in all cases. Let’s see the provision.   Rate of TDS on rent u/s 194I: There are different rates applicable for tax deduction under section 194I for rent income from different assets. TDS rate for payment to use of plant and machinery / equipment: 2% TDS rate for any other assets like building, house, vehicle, furniture, fitting etc. : 10%   Who is liable to deduct...

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