.....Examine the following transactions in the context of Income-tax Act, 1961: (i) Mr. B transferred 500 shares of Reliance Industries Ltd. to M/s. B Co. (P) Ltd. on 10.10.2017 for ` 3,00,000 when the market price was ` 5,00,000. The indexed cost of acquisition of shares for Mr. B was computed at ` 4,45,000. The transfer was not subjected to securities transaction tax. Determine the income chargeable to tax in the hands of Mr. B and M/s. B Co. (P) Ltd. because of the above said transaction. (ii) Mr. Chezian is employed in a company with taxable salary income of ` 5,00,000. He received a cash gift of ` 1,00,000 from Atma Charitable Trust (registered under section 12AA) in December 2017 for meeting his medical expenses. Is the cash gift so received from the trust chargeable to tax in the hands of Mr. Chezian?
Dec. 08, 2017