The finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has given out the Highlights of Budget 2020 on the 1st of February 2020 in India. government should hold some standards in the way of achieving a target of a $5 trillion economy till the end by 2020.

So the common public needs to have the knowledge about Highlights of Budget 2020 & Sector wise measures introduce:

  1. Direct taxation (Income tax)
  2. Indirect taxation (GST, Customs)
  3. MSMEs
  4. Public sector banks (PSBs)
  5. Agriculture
  6. Education
  7. Financial sector
  8. Water wellness and sanitation goals

Highlights of Budget 2020 Direct Taxation (Income tax)

  • The administration has put forward a new income tax arrangement under section 115BAC which consists of a noteworthy difference in the tax chunks rates.
  • Taxpayers have the condition that whether they want to pay taxes according to the new regime or if they want to go for existing chunk once they go for the new one.
  • Under section 194J fees for technical services, TDS has been fall from 10% to 2%.
  • The tax report has been reach from Rs 1 crore to Rs. 5 crore which may give turnover/gross receipts in cash which does not surpass 5% through out the foregoing year.
  • Payment made in the previous year in cash does not surpass 5%. Pay made for these taxpayers, the deadline for tax report has been expand to 31st of October from the 30th of September. In the previous year in cash does not exceed 5%.
  • DDT has been deduct. As an option, the beneficiary of the dividend will become to pay tax at their relevant rate.
  • Under section 80EEA, the supplementary subtraction of Rs. A person who has been a non-resident in India in seven outside of ten foregoing years leading that year;
  • In case of endowment member of staff possessing Employee Stock Option Plan(ESOPs) may adjourn paying taxes up to five years from the time of movement.

Details Of Highlights of Budget 2020

  • An entitle establishment with a yield of Rs.25 crore is authorize to take away 100% of its economic gain for three consecutive assessment years of seven years if the general revenue is under Rs. 25 crore. This curb is now raise to Rs. 100 crore. Moreover, the qualification period to take away is expand to 10 years from 7 years.
  • Section 194: Divided paid by Indian companies to a investor/shareholder who must be local inhabitant of India, [email protected]% if the dividend amount exceeds 5000 during the final year.
  • Section 194: Dividend on shares given by the company exceeding Rs. 5000 will be subject to [email protected]%
  • Change in residential status: (Section6)
  1. A particular person, being a national of India shall act judged to be the in residence in India in any foregoing year if he/ she is not legally responsible to tax in any further country.
  2. A passport owner of India, or a person of India, arrives on a visit to India in any foregoing year and is in India for 120 days or more, shall be resident of India.
  3. A person is told to be “not ordinary resident” in India in any foregoing year.
  • A person who has been a non-resident in India in seven years out of ten foregoing years preceding that year;
  • A Hindu complete people whose controller must be a non-local in India within seven out of ten foregoing years preceding that year.

Indirect taxation (GST, customs)

  • The person include out of fake ITC shall be legally responsible for the penalty of 100% of the tax involve.
  • The period of the debit notes order is sold consider for assisting input tax credit, disunity from the date of the invoice.
  • Powers provided to report the configuration of TDS certificate and late fee (200 per day, highest of 5000) for non-issuance of TDS certificate has been disregarded off.
  • Facilities are include for the canceling of discretionary GST registration for definite persons.
  • Ladakh has been add in the visibility of union territory.
  • The law has been change to increase the confinement to the person ‘who cause to commit’ and ‘person holding the benefit’.
  • Punishment constricts a person’s dishonesty. Accordingly, this illegal act will be observe and non-bailable.
  • Supply of fishmeal supplying a retroactive GST exemption from 1st July 2017 to 30th September 2019.
  • Order for regulating outlay in special audit will not call for Board’s approval.
  • The entrance in schedule II to the CGST Act on ‘change of business assets’ will now drop transportation done without deliberation from it.

Moves put forward by the government for the MSMEs are:

  • Alterations will be made to Factor Regulation Act 2011.
  • Changes to be built to sanction NBFCs to expand invoice financing to MSMEs.
  • Facilities of subordinated notes for MSMEs by banks which means guaranteed by Credit Guarantee Trust. Debt will be taken into account as quasi-equity.
  • App-based fund providing loans will be initiated to MSMEs App-base invoice capitalizing loans product to be set in motion, to prevent the issue of late payments and cash flow mismatches of MSMEs.
Public Sector Banks (PSBs)

• Robust mechanism is in place to observe and safeguard health of all organized commercial banks and depositor’s money is totally protect from any kind of harm.

  • The government points to dual farmer’s income by 2022.
  • Provide assistance to 15 lakh farmers solarise their grid-connected pump sets.
  • “Kisan Rail” and “Krishi Udaan” for smooth transport of easily spoilt farm goods.
  • Growing to the spread of artificial insemination to 70%. Increase fishery export to Rs. 1 lakh crore by 2024-25.
  • Around 150 higher educational institutions will start traineeship implanted courses.
  • Ind-SAT to be manage in Africa and Asia under study in India programme.
  • Allotment of Rs. 99,300 crore for the educational sector in 2020-2021.
  • Allotment of Rs. 3000 crore for skill evolution /growth.
Financial Sector
  • Deposit Insurance coverage to rise from Rs. 1 lakh to Rs. 5 lakh per depositor.
  • Eligibility limit of NBFCs for debt retrieval under SARFAESI Act suggested to be lessen to asset size of 100 crore or loan volume is Rs.50 lakh.
  • Detachment of NPS Trust for government employees from PFRDAI.
  • Plan to sell profit belongings of government in IDBI Bank.
Water, Wellness and Sanitation Goals
  • Along with 20000 empaneled hospitals under PM Jan Arogya Yojana.
  • “TB harega Desh Jitega” crusade set in motion to end TB by 2025.
  • Enlargement of Jan AushadhiKendra scheme to all region by 2024.
  • Centre on liquid and greywater management together with waste management.

In this article you’ll get all the Highlights of Budget 2020 in detailed.


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