When remittance are not required to be reported to Income tax Dept w.e.f 01.4.2016

By | December 19, 2015

As per new Rule 37BB of Income tax rule  which shall come into force with effect from April 1, 2016.

No need to report remittance  in Forms 15CA and 15CB :-

  1. When remittance is made by an individual and prior approval of the RBI is not required due to liberalized remittance Scheme;
  2.  When payments  are of the nature covered in specified list.

Specified list

Sl. No. Purpose code as per RBI Nature of payment
(1) (2) (3)
1 S0001 Indian investment abroad-in equity capital (shares)
2 S0002 Indian investment abroad-in debt securities
3 S0003 Indian investment abroad-in branches and wholly owned subsidiaries
4 S0004 Indian investment abroad-in subsidiaries and associates
5 S0005 Indian investment abroad-in real estate sector
6 S0011 Loans extended to Non-Residents
7 S0101 Advance payment against imports
8 S0102 Payment towards imports-settlement of invoice
9 S0103 Imports by diplomatic missions
10 S0104 Intermediary trade
11 S0190 Imports below Rs.5,00,000-(For use by ECD offices)
12 S0202 Payment for operating expenses of Indian shipping companies operating abroad.
13 S0208 Operating expenses of Indian Airlines companies operating abroad
14 S0212 Booking of passages abroad – Airlines companies
15 S0301 Remittance towards business travel.
16 S0302 Travel under basic travel quota (BTQ)
17 S0303 Travel for pilgrimage
18 S0304 Travel for medical treatment
19 S0305 Travel for education (including fees, hostel expenses, etc.)
20 S0401 Postal services
21 S0501 Construction of projects abroad by Indian companies including import of goods at project site
22 S0602 Freight insurance – relating to import and export of goods
23 S1011 Payments for maintenance of offices abroad
24 S1201 Maintenance of Indian embassies abroad
25 S1202 Remittances by foreign embassies to India
26 S1301 Remittance by non-residents towards family maintenance and savings
27 S1302 Remittance towards personal gifts and donations
28 S1303 Remittance towards donations to religious and charitable institutions abroad
29 S1304 Remittance towards grants and donations to other Governments and charitable institutions established by the Governments
30 S1305 Contributions or donations by the Government to international institutions
31 S1306 Remittance towards payment or refund of taxes
32 S1501 Refunds or rebates or reduction in invoice value on account of exports
33 S1503 Payments by residents for international bidding.

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