Deduction for Investment by a Resident Individual In Listed Equity Shares

Deduction for Investment by a Resident Individual In Listed Equity Shares (80CCG)

A onetime deduction of rs 25,000 or 50 % of amount invested in listed equity shares, whichever is lower will be allowed as deduction. In order to claim such deduction following conditions are to be satisfied

  • Gross total income of the assessee should be less than rs 10,00,000
  • Investment is made on specified securities notified by central government
  • The minimum lock in period should be 3 years
  • The assessee should be a new retail investorĀ  as per the requirement specified under the notified scheme

Deduction is allowed on listed equity shares acquired in the previous year in accordance with a scheme notified by the central government. The maximum deduction of rs 25,000 can be availed on investment of or above 50,000 in such listed equity shares ie. 50 % of such investment will be equal to or more than maximum deduction of rs. 25,000 hence, maximum deduction can be claimed.

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