Tag Archives: NRI

NRIs can now subscribe to NPS online through eNPS

Non Resident Indians (NRIs) can now join and subscribe to NPS online through eNPS NRIs have a pivotal role to play in the Indian economy. India has the second-largest Diaspora in the world, with around 29 million people living in over 200 countries and out of these 25% live in the Gulf countries. Most of… Read More »

Transfer or Issue of Security by a Person Resident outside India

RESERVE BANK OF INDIA (FOREIGN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENT) CENTRAL OFFICE NOTIFICATION Mumbai, the 30th October, 2015 No. FEMA.354/2015-RB Foreign Exchange Management  (Transfer or Issue of Security by a Person Resident outside India) (Tenth Amendment) Regulations, 2015 G.S.R. 823(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (b) of sub-section (3) of Section 6 and Section 47 of… Read More »

ACQUISITION AND TRANSFER OF PROPERTY IN INDIA BY NRI

ACQUISITION AND TRANSFER OF PROPERTY IN INDIA ACQUISITION AND TRANSFER OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTY IN INDIA 1.1 Background Restrictions in respect of acquisition and transfer of immovable property in India by non-resident are covered in Foreign Exchange Management (Acquisition and Transfer of Immovable Property in India) Regulations, 2000. Instructions are consolidated in RBI Master Circular No.… Read More »

How NRI Can Claim DTAA Benefits

Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement or DTAA is an agreement between two countries which aims to avoid taxation of the same income in both countries. India has signed the DTAA with several countries. During assessment of an assessee to whom DTAA applies, the provisions of the Income Tax Act apply only to the extent they are… Read More »

How NRIs can claim tax benefits under DTAA

How NRIs can claim tax benefits under DTAA Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement or DTAA is an agreement between two countries which aims to avoid taxation of the same income in both countries. India has signed the DTAA with several countries. During assessment of an assessee to whom DTAA applies, the provisions of the Income Tax… Read More »