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Professional tax registration for employers having less than 20 employees.
Professional tax registration for employers having less than 20 employees.
Professional tax registration for employers having less than 20 employees.

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Professional Tax Registration In Kochi

Professional tax is very much similar to income tax but the professional tax is collected by the state government. Professional tax registration in Kochi can be obtained through IndiaFilings. The maximum amount to be paid as professional tax is Rs.2500. The amount is, however, depending on the gross income of the professional.

If you obtain professional tax registration in Kochi every month the tax will be deducted by the employer. This amount that is deducted under professional tax from the salary of the employees has to be deposited with the respective state government.

How to obtain professional tax registration in Kochi?

The professional tax registration application must be submitted to the state tax department within 30 days of employing the staff. In case there is more than one place of work then an application has to be made separately to each authority considering the place of business coming under the jurisdiction.

In case there is a delay in payment of professional tax, then there is a penalty of Rs.5 per day. Also if there is a failure in payment or there is late payment then there is a penalty of 10 % of tax and a penalty of three hundred rupees is imposed.

You can obtain professional tax registration in Kochi through IndiaFilings, get in touch with our experts today.

FAQ's

The rate of interest levied on late payment is one and a quarter percent per month of the amount to be paid.
Professional tax in Kochi applies to the individuals belonging to the following classes:
  1. An individual
  2. A Hindu undivided Family (HUF)
  3. A company/firm/co-operative society/ association of people whether incorporated or not.
In case the exemption is claimed on account of physical disability or physical/ mental disability of the ward then it is necessary to submit the relevant medical certificate that is issued by a government hospital.
Employers can deduct the professional tax at prescribed rates from the salary they pay to the employees and pay it to the state government. Nonsalaried individuals can pay it to the government through the local officials or online.