Mycorporation.inMycorporation.inMycorporation.in

What is Tax Audit & when it is required

 

Before understanding Tax audit, we should first understand the term “Audit” Audit Means official inspections of books of accounts of any organisation and production of report by an independent body. We also understand as it systematic review of something or we can call it as assessment of something.

There are various types of Audits under different law such as:-

Company Audit/Statutory Audit

Cost audit

Stock Audit

Internal audit

GST Audit etc.

Similarly income tax laws mandate the tax audit, as the name suggest itself tax audit is an examination or review of books of accounts of any business or profession carried out by the taxpayers from income tax point of view.

 

Purpose of Tax Audit:-

Tax audit conducted to achieve following objectives:-

1. To ensure the correctness of books of accounts and certification by the tax auditor.

2. If there is any error found during the auditing then reporting for the same should be done in audit report.

3. To ensure proper reporting of tax, depreciation and compliance of the other laws of income tax etc.

All the above things are done by tax auditors so it enable the income tax authority in verification of income tax returns and correctness of the calculation and verification of total income.

 

Applicability of Tax Audit:-

1. A person required to have a tax audit carried out if the sales, turnover or Gross receipt of business exceed Rs 1 Crore in Financial year, there are also certain condition when person require to conduct tax audit of his books of accounts as mentioned below are the examples :-

Note:-Threshold limit for the tax audit from AY 21-22 (i.e. FY 20-21) is proposed to increase to Rs. 5 crore. Condition is that above limit is applicable only if there are cash transaction are limited to 5% of the aggregate cash transactions (i.e. 5% for the cash receipts of gross receipts or turnover and 5% for the cash payment of the total payment).

2. Any Person carrying business (Not opting Presumptive taxation) and turnover crosses the threshold limit that is Rs. 1 Cr. Then they are required to get his income tax audit done by the tax auditor.

3. Carrying business and eligible for presumptive scheme u/s 44AE, 44BB & 44BBB, Claim profits and gains lower than the prescribe limit under presumptive taxation scheme then they are required to conduct tax audit

4. Carrying business under section 44 AD and which is eligible for presumptive taxation but declare profit and gain are lower than as required in presumptive scheme

5.Carrying business under section 44AD and choose to opt out of the presumptive scheme then audit is applicable for next 5 years if income exceed the maximum amount which is not chargeable to tax.

6. Carrying business under sec 44AD and declaring profit as per presumptive scheme & limit of turnover not crossed 2 crore then tax audit not applicable.

7.if person carrying any profession then If gross receipts from profession cross 50 lakh then only tax audit applicable.

8. If person carrying profession & eligible for presumptive taxation u/s 44 ADA and declaring profit and Gain from business and profession is less than as required by presumptive taxation scheme is liable to tax audit.

So above we explain what is tax audit, purpose of tax audit and where it is applicable, we try to cover maximum cases here.

 

Author: – CMA Praveen Kumar Tiwari

Websites: – https://www.mycorporation.in/

Business Registration

    What kind of business do you want to register ?*

    Why do you want to register?*

    Where would you like you Register your Company ?*

    How much do you want to invest in your company?*

    How many Business partners do you have ?*

    Do you need assistance in opening a Current Account?*

    Organisation Name

    Name*

    Email*

    Phone*

    Get Instant Quote

      What is the nature of your business?

      Where would you like you Register your Company ?

      Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

      Organisation Name*

      Our Packages*

      Name*

      Email*

      Contact*

      Get Instant Quote

        What is the nature of your business?

        Where would you like you Register your Company ?

        Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

        Organisation Name*

        Our Packages*

        Name*

        Email*

        Contact*

        Get Instant Quote

          What is the current name of your company?

          What is the proposed name of the company?

          Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

          Organisation Name*

          Our Packages

          Name*

          Email*

          Contact*

          Get Instant Quote

            What is the current name of your company?

            What is the proposed name of the company?

            Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

            Organisation Name*

            Our Packages

            Name*

            Email*

            Contact*

            Get Instant Quote

              Which of the following best describes you?

              What would you consider yourself to be one of the following?

              Our Packages

              What kind of entity do you have?

              Organisation Name

              Name*

              Email*

              Contact*

              Get Instant Quote

                Which of the following best describes you?

                What would you consider yourself to be one of the following?

                Our Packages

                What kind of entity do you have?

                Organisation Name

                Name*

                Email*

                Contact*

                Get Instant Quote

                  Why do you need ISO certificate ?

                  Select your preference

                  What is the nature of your business ?

                  Which ISO Certificate are you looking for ?*

                  Name*

                  Email*

                  Contact*

                  Get Instant Quote

                    Why do you need ISO certificate ?

                    Select your preference

                    What is the nature of your business ?

                    Which ISO Certificate are you looking for ?*

                    Name*

                    Email*

                    Contact*

                    Get Instant Quote

                      What do you want to Update?

                      What kind of entity do you have?

                      Our Packages

                      Name*

                      Email*

                      Contact*

                      Get Instant Quote

                        What do you want to Update?

                        What kind of entity do you have?

                        Our Packages

                        Name*

                        Email*

                        Contact*

                        Get Instant Quote

                          Which of the following best describes you?

                          What kind of entity do you have?

                          What is the nature of your Business

                          Our Packages

                          Why do you want GST registration?

                          Do you need assistance in opening a Current Account?

                          What's your organization Name ?

                          Name*

                          Email*

                          Contact*

                          Get Instant Quote

                            Which of the following best describes you?

                            What kind of entity do you have?

                            What is the nature of your Business

                            Our Packages

                            Why do you want GST registration?

                            Do you need assistance in opening a Current Account?

                            What's your organization Name ?

                            Name*

                            Email*

                            Contact*

                            Get Instant Quote

                              What is the current address of your company?

                              What is the proposed address of the company?

                              Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                              Organisation Name*

                              Our Packages

                              Name*

                              Email*

                              Contact*

                              Get Instant Quote

                                What is the current name of your company?

                                What is the proposed name of the company?

                                Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                Organisation Name*

                                Our Packages

                                Name*

                                Email*

                                Contact*

                                Get Instant Quote

                                  Which of the following best describes your requirement?

                                  Organisation Name

                                  Our Packages

                                  Name*

                                  Email*

                                  Contact*

                                  Get Instant Quote

                                    What is the current name of your company?

                                    What is the proposed name of the company?

                                    Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                    Organisation Name*

                                    Our Packages

                                    Name*

                                    Email*

                                    Contact*

                                    Get Instant Quote

                                      Which of the following best describes you?*

                                      What kind of business do you want to register?*

                                      Why do you want to register?*

                                      Where would you like you Register your Company ?*

                                      How much do you want to invest in your company ?*

                                      How many Business partners do you have ?*

                                      Do you need assistance in opening a Current Account?*

                                      Organisation Name*

                                      Name*

                                      Email*

                                      Phone*

                                      Get Instant Quote

                                        What is the current name of your company?

                                        What is the proposed name of the company?

                                        Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                        Organisation Name*

                                        Our Packages

                                        Name*

                                        Email*

                                        Contact*

                                        Get Instant Quote

                                          What is the nature of your Business

                                          Organisation Name*

                                          Our Packages

                                          Name*

                                          Email*

                                          Contact*

                                          Get Instant Quote

                                            What is the current name of your company?

                                            What is the proposed name of the company?

                                            Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                            Organisation Name*

                                            Our Packages

                                            Name*

                                            Email*

                                            Contact*

                                            Get Instant Quote

                                              What is the current name of your LLP?

                                              What is the proposed name of the LLP?

                                              Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                              Organisation Name*

                                              Our Packages

                                              Name*

                                              Email*

                                              Contact*

                                              Get Instant Quote

                                                What is the current name of your company?

                                                What is the proposed name of the company?

                                                Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                                Organisation Name*

                                                Our Packages

                                                Name*

                                                Email*

                                                Contact*

                                                Get Instant Quote

                                                  What is the current address of your company?

                                                  What is the proposed address of the company?

                                                  Do you need assistance in opening a Current Account?

                                                  Organisation Name*

                                                  Our Packages

                                                  Name*

                                                  Email*

                                                  Contact*

                                                  Get Instant Quote

                                                    What is the current name of your company?

                                                    What is the proposed name of the company?

                                                    Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                                    Organisation Name*

                                                    Our Packages

                                                    Name*

                                                    Email*

                                                    Contact*

                                                    Get Instant Quote

                                                      What kind of entity do you have?

                                                      Organisation Name*

                                                      Our Packages

                                                      Name*

                                                      Email*

                                                      Contact*

                                                      Get Instant Quote

                                                        What is the current name of your company?

                                                        What is the proposed name of the company?

                                                        Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                                        Organisation Name*

                                                        Our Packages

                                                        Name*

                                                        Email*

                                                        Contact*

                                                        Get Instant Quote

                                                          Which Type of Registration are you looking for?

                                                          What is the type of organisation you have?

                                                          What are the major activities conducted in your business?

                                                          Our Packages

                                                          Do you have GSTN?

                                                          Have you filed your ITR for PY?

                                                          Organisation Name*

                                                          Name*

                                                          Email*

                                                          Contact*

                                                          Get Instant Quote

                                                            What is the current name of your company?

                                                            What is the proposed name of the company?

                                                            Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                                            Organisation Name*

                                                            Our Packages

                                                            Name*

                                                            Email*

                                                            Contact*

                                                            Get Instant Quote

                                                              Which Type of Registration are you looking for?

                                                              What is the type of organisation you have?

                                                              What are the major activities conducted in your business?

                                                              Our Packages

                                                              Do you have GSTN?

                                                              Have you filed your ITR for PY?

                                                              Organisation Name*

                                                              Name*

                                                              Email*

                                                              Contact*

                                                              Get Instant Quote

                                                                What is the current name of your company?

                                                                What is the proposed name of the company?

                                                                Do you need assitance in opening a Current Account?

                                                                Organisation Name*

                                                                Our Packages

                                                                Name*

                                                                Email*

                                                                Contact*

                                                                Get Instant Quote

                                                                  Get Instant Quote

                                                                    Which of the following best describes you?

                                                                    What would you consider yourself to be one of the following?

                                                                    Our Packages

                                                                    What kind of entity do you have?

                                                                    Organisation Name