Section 80AB of Income Tax Act for AY 2023-24

Section 80AB of Income Tax Act 1961 as amended by the Finance Act 2022 and Income-tax Rules, 1962. Deductions for income included in GTI.

Amended and updated notes on section 80AB of Income Tax Act 1961 as amended by the Finance Act 2022 and Income-tax Rules, 1962. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to deductions to be made with reference to the income included in the gross total income.

Chapter VIA (Sections 80A to 80U) of the Income Tax Act 1961 deals with the provisions related to deductions to be made in computing total income. Section 80AB of IT Act 1961-2022 provides for deductions to be made with reference to the income included in the gross total income.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 80A (deductions to be made in computing total income) of IT Act 1961. Today, we learn the provisions of section 80AB of Income-tax Act 1961. The amended provision of section 80AB is effective for financial year 2022-23 relevant to the assessment year 2023-24.

In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 80AB of the Income Tax Act, 1961 Bare Act read with the Income-tax Rules, 1962, regulations, notifications, circulars, orders and Press Release by CBDT, Income Tax Department and the Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India.

Section-80AB: Deductions to be made with reference to the income included in the gross total income

Where any deduction is required to be made or allowed under any section included in this Chapter under the heading “C.—Deductions in respect of certain incomes” in respect of any income of the nature specified in that section which is included in the gross total income of the assessee, then, notwithstanding anything contained in that section, for the purpose of computing the deduction under that section, the amount of income of that nature as computed in accordance with the provisions of this Act (before making any deduction under this Chapter) shall alone be deemed to be the amount of income of that nature which is derived or received by the assessee and which is included in his gross total income.


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