www.Aaptaxlaw.com
 
 
 

What is Cash credits? What are Unexplained investments? Section 68 and 69 of Income Tax Act 1961

Cash credits and Unexplained investments is defined under section 68 and 69 of Income Tax Act 1961. Provisions under these Sections are:

Section 68 of Income Tax Act "Cash credits"

Section 68. Where any sum is found credited in the books of an assessee maintained for any previous year, and the assessee offers no explanation about the nature and source thereof or the explanation offered by him is not, in the opinion of the Assessing Officer, satisfactory, the sum so credited may be charged to income-tax as the income of the assessee of that previous year :

 

Provided that where the assessee is a company (not being a company in which the public are substantially interested), and the sum so credited consists of share application money, share capital, share premium or any such amount by whatever name called, any explanation offered by such assessee-company shall be deemed to be not satisfactory, unless-

(a) the person, being a resident in whose name such credit is recorded in the books of such company also offers an explanation about the nature and source of such sum so credited; and

(b) such explanation in the opinion of the Assessing Officer aforesaid has been found to be satisfactory:

Provided further that nothing contained in the first proviso shall apply if the person, in whose name the sum referred to therein is recorded, is a venture capital fund or a venture capital company as referred to in clause (23FB) of section 10.

Section 69 of Income Tax Act "Unexplained investments"

Section 69. Where in the financial year immediately preceding the assessment year the assessee has made investments which are not recorded in the books of account, if any, maintained by him for any source of income, and the assessee offers no explanation about the nature and source of the investments or the explanation offered by him is not, in the opinion of the Assessing Officer, satisfactory, the value of the investments may be deemed to be the income of the assessee of such financial year.

Income Tax Act 1961

What is the Meaning of adjusted cost of improvement and cost of acquisition? Section 55 of Income Tax Act 1961

What is Reference to Valuation Officer? Section 55A of Income Tax Act 1961

What is Income from other sources? Section 56 of Income Tax Act 1961

What are Deductions? Section 57 of Income Tax Act 1961

What are the Amounts not deductible? Section 58 of Income Tax Act 1961

What are Profits chargeable to tax? What is Transfer of income where there is no transfer of assets? What is Revocable transfer of assets? Section 59, 60 and 61 of Income Tax Act 1961

What is the meaning of Transfer irrevocable for a specified period? How Transfer and revocable transfer defined? Section 62 and 63 of Income Tax Act 1961

What is the meaning Income of individual to include income of spouse, minor child, etc? Section 64 of Income Tax Act 1961

What is the meaning Liability of person in respect of income included in the income of another person? What is Total income? Section 65 and 66 of Income Tax Act 1961

What is the Method of computing a member's share in income of association of persons or body of individuals? Section 67A of Income Tax Act 1961

What is Cash credits? What are Unexplained investments? Section 68 and 69 of Income Tax Act 1961

What is Unexplained money, etc? What are Amount of investments, etc., not fully disclosed in books of account? Section 69A and 69B of Income Tax Act 1961

What is Unexplained expenditure, etc? What is Amount borrowed or repaid on hundi? Section 69C and 69D of Income Tax Act 1961

What is Set off of loss from one source against income from another source under the same head of income? Section 70 of Income Tax Act 1961

Home     About Us     Privacy Policy     Disclaimer    Contact Us  Sitemap