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A comprehensive list of frequently asked questions on Futures and Options IT Filing.
Futures and options are tools used by investors when trading in the stock market. A futures contract is an agreement between two parties to buy or sell an asset at a certain time in the future at a certain price. An options contract gives the buyer the right to buy the asset at a fixed price.
Intraday trading involves buying and selling of stocks within the same trading day. Here stocks are purchased, not with an intention to invest, but for the purpose of earning profits.
Yes, You need to file Income Tax returns if you have traded in F&O's or Intraday trading
4.1 Before FY 2020-21: Income from Futures & options is considered as normal business income and tax audit will be applicable if the turnover is more than Rs 1 crore
4.2 Update: Starting from FY 2020-21, the threshold limit, for a person carrying on business, is increased from Rs. 1 Crore to Rs. 5 Crores (for FY 2020-21) and Rs. 10 Crores (for FY2021-22) in case when the cash receipt and the payment made during the year does not exceed 5% of the total receipt or payment, as the case may be. In other words, more than 95% of the business transactions should be done through banking channels (read as traceable electronic channels) to avoid tax audit.
4.3 Starting from FY 2020-21: Tax Audit is applicable in following cases. Assuming more than 95% of the business transactions are done through banking / digital (non-cash) channels.
4.5 About Books of Accounts
Books of accounts with respect to trading means your Profit and Loss Report, ledger Statements, Bank Statements etc, which you have access to in general.