- Register & upload income documents
- Interact with our dedicated NRI tax expert
- Our expert then prepares & shares your tax summary
- Review, pay online to get I-T filed for processing refund
Q. I am a non-resident. Should I file my tax returns in India?
You need to file your Income Tax Returns if:
Q. Do I need to be in India in order to file my returns?
Physical presence in India is not compulsory for filing returns. You can now e-verify your ITR from anywhere and we provide a detailed guidance for this. You can send the signed copy of ITR-V to the CPC Income Tax Department, Bengaluru. MaxBusiness offers support in this process as well.
Q. As a non-resident, do I get the benefit of basic exemption?
Yes, you can get the benefit of basic exemption limit even being a non-resident. But if the income consists of only short term capital gains taxed at a special rate or long term capital gains then benefit of basic exemption limit is not available in respect of such gains.
Q. Who is called Non-Resident Indian?
Non-Resident Indian (NRI) means a “person resident outside India” who is either a citizen of India or is a person of Indian origin.
Q. How to determine the residential status in India?
The Residential status could be determined by the given chart