Tax Deduction at Source or TDS, as it is popularly called, is as tedious as its acronym. The intricacies and nuances associated with TDS are difficult to comprehend. Every year there are amendments made either to widen the ambit of TDS or to fine tune the existing provisions. There are many circulars issued by CBDT on various provisions relating to TDS. There are judicial pronouncements on controversial issues that have been tested in the courts of law. The book provides the much-required guidance to the readers for effective and proper compliance of the provisions governing TDS.
This book has a unique methodology of enabling the readers to comprehend the subject. It deals with the entire gamut of the TDS and TCS provisions. Under each chapter, the basic aspects such as applicability; monetary limit, when to deduct, at what rate to deduct, time available for depositing, TDS return filing, time within which TDS certificate to be issued and annual return filing are presented in a tabular form. Subsequently, the analysis of various aspects and issues is ably dealt with by referring to appropriate circular(s) and citing relevant case laws.