Union Budget 2016: INCOME TAX-TABLE

Following is the table of the impact of changes in income tax provisions proposed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Budget for 2016-17.

PTI| Updated: Feb 29, 2016, 17:45 PM IST
Union Budget 2016: INCOME TAX-TABLE

Following is the table of the impact of changes in income tax provisions proposed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Budget for 2016-17. This includes the following:

1)Tax relief of Rs 5,000 from existing Rs 2,000 on income between Rs 2.5 lakh and Rs 5 lakh.

2)Individuals with total income exceeding Rs 1 crore, surcharge rate increased to 15 percent from existing 12 percent.

 

INCOME TAX RATE IMPACT

1. (Individual Tax Payers)

Up to Rs 2,50,000 NIL

Rs 2,50,001 to Rs 5,00,000 10% Rs 3,000 (Savings)

Rs 5,00,001 to Rs 10,00,000 20% NIL

Rs 10,00,001 to Rs 1 crore 30% NIL

Above Rs 1 crore 30% 3% higher surcharge

 

2. (Senior Citizens 60 years but less than 80 years)

Up to Rs 3,00,000 NIL

Rs 3,00,001 to Rs 5,00,000 10% Rs 3,000(Savings)

Rs 5,00,001 to Rs 10,00,000 20% NIL

Rs 10,00,001 to Rs 1 crore 30% NIL

Above Rs 1 crore 30% 3% higher surcharge

 

3. (Senior Citizens 80 years and above)

Up to Rs 5,00,000 NIL Rs 3,000 (Savings)

Rs 5,00,001 to Rs 10,00,000 20% NIL

Rs 10,00,001 to Rs 1 crore 30% NIL

Above Rs 1 crore 30% 3% higher surcharge

Additional 10 percent tax has been proposed in case dividend income received from a domestic company exceeds Rs 10 lakh.