Gujarat Professional Tax

Last Updated at: July 25, 2020
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Professional tax is not merely a tax levied on professionals alone. It is levied on any individual who earns a livelihood through trade, profession, employment, or calling. As per Clause (2), Article 276 of the Indian Constitution, the right to levy and collect professional tax is bestowed on the State Governments. However, no state can charge professional tax beyond ₹ 2,500 annually on any taxpayer. In this blog, we will have a look at important details related to Gujarat professional tax, including Gujarat professional tax registration and Gujarat professional tax payment.

Gujarat professional tax slab

The professional tax slabs vary from one state to another. Additionally, for illustration, we will have a look at the Gujarat professional tax slab as per the Gujarat professional tax act.

Gujarat professional tax slab for Financial Year 2020-21

Monthly salary (₹) Professional Tax per month (₹)
Up to ₹ 5,999/- NIL
From ₹ 6,000 to ₹ 8,999/- ₹ 80/-
From ₹ 9,000 to ₹ 11,999/- ₹ 150/-
Above ₹ 12,000/- ₹ 200/-

 

How to pay professional tax Gujarat online?

Here, we will have a look at how to make Gujarat professional tax payment at the online platform of Vadodara Municipal Corporation, Gujarat.

  1. Log on to the official website of Vadodara Municipal Corporation

2. Further, go to the ‘online payment’ section and click ‘Professional Tax’

3. Moreover, on the resultant page, enter the PEC number in the text box provided. Click ‘Search’

Click ‘Search’

  1. Moreover, the details of the Gujarat professional tax due amount will be displayed on the screen ( in the amount payable section).
  2. Additionally, you need to select the payment method ( debit card, net banking, or credit card)

a) If you want to make the Gujarat professional tax registration payment through net banking, select the payment mode accordingly and press the ‘Confirm’ button. The transaction details will appear on the screen. Verify the details and click the ‘Proceed’ button. You will be redirected to the net banking page. Do not refresh the page or press the F5 button in the meantime.

file your Professional Tax

After completing the payment process successfully, you can print or download the payment receipt.

b) If you want to make the Gujarat professional tax payment through debit/credit card, select the payment mode accordingly and press the ‘Confirm’ button. The transaction details will appear on the screen. Verify the details and click the ‘confirm’ button. You will be redirected to the Axis bank Maestro/Visa page. Click the ‘Pay now’ button.

After completing the payment process successfully, your transaction details will be displayed on the screen. You can print or download the payment receipt.

 How to reprint the payment receipt

Follow the below-mentioned steps if you want to reprint your payment receipt-

1)   Log on to the official website of Vadodara Municipal Corporation

2)   Click on the ‘Reprint receipt’ option from the main menu

Reprint receipt

 3)   Enter the VMSS transaction number you received during the payment process

4)   Enter the PEC number

5)   Click on the ‘Check Status’ option

6)   Your transaction status will be displayed on the screen

7)   Click on the ‘Print Receipt’ option to print your payment receipt.

You need to pay the Gujarat professional tax on time. A penalty is imposed on a taxpayer for failing to do Gujarat professional tax registration. Penal provisions are also there for not doing Gujarat professional tax payment and for failing to file the return before the due date.

 Frequently asked questions

1. How can I pay professional tax in Gujarat?

In Gujarat, you can pay a professional tax monthly or quarterly basis. If your company consists of less than 20 employees, you need to pay the tax within 15 days from the month-end. If you have more than 20 employees, you will have to pay the tax within 15 days of the quarter ends.

2. Can we pay professional tax online in Gujarat?

In Gujarat, professional tax is collected by different municipal corporations. The rule says you can pay the tax both online and offline. However, not all municipal corporations in Gujarat have the online tax payment facility available with them.

3. Who are all eligible for professional tax?

Any individual who earns a livelihood through trade, profession, employment, or calling is eligible to pay professional tax. Both the Government and the private entities need to pay the professional tax.

4. What is the slab rate of professional tax?

In all the States where the professional tax is applicable, it is charged based on professional tax slabs as enacted by the respective States. The professional tax rates and slabs vary from one state to another.

 

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Gujarat Professional Tax

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Professional tax is not merely a tax levied on professionals alone. It is levied on any individual who earns a livelihood through trade, profession, employment, or calling. As per Clause (2), Article 276 of the Indian Constitution, the right to levy and collect professional tax is bestowed on the State Governments. However, no state can charge professional tax beyond ₹ 2,500 annually on any taxpayer. In this blog, we will have a look at important details related to Gujarat professional tax, including Gujarat professional tax registration and Gujarat professional tax payment.

Gujarat professional tax slab

The professional tax slabs vary from one state to another. Additionally, for illustration, we will have a look at the Gujarat professional tax slab as per the Gujarat professional tax act.

Gujarat professional tax slab for Financial Year 2020-21

Monthly salary (₹) Professional Tax per month (₹)
Up to ₹ 5,999/- NIL
From ₹ 6,000 to ₹ 8,999/- ₹ 80/-
From ₹ 9,000 to ₹ 11,999/- ₹ 150/-
Above ₹ 12,000/- ₹ 200/-

 

How to pay professional tax Gujarat online?

Here, we will have a look at how to make Gujarat professional tax payment at the online platform of Vadodara Municipal Corporation, Gujarat.

  1. Log on to the official website of Vadodara Municipal Corporation

2. Further, go to the ‘online payment’ section and click ‘Professional Tax’

3. Moreover, on the resultant page, enter the PEC number in the text box provided. Click ‘Search’

Click ‘Search’

  1. Moreover, the details of the Gujarat professional tax due amount will be displayed on the screen ( in the amount payable section).
  2. Additionally, you need to select the payment method ( debit card, net banking, or credit card)

a) If you want to make the Gujarat professional tax registration payment through net banking, select the payment mode accordingly and press the ‘Confirm’ button. The transaction details will appear on the screen. Verify the details and click the ‘Proceed’ button. You will be redirected to the net banking page. Do not refresh the page or press the F5 button in the meantime.

file your Professional Tax

After completing the payment process successfully, you can print or download the payment receipt.

b) If you want to make the Gujarat professional tax payment through debit/credit card, select the payment mode accordingly and press the ‘Confirm’ button. The transaction details will appear on the screen. Verify the details and click the ‘confirm’ button. You will be redirected to the Axis bank Maestro/Visa page. Click the ‘Pay now’ button.

After completing the payment process successfully, your transaction details will be displayed on the screen. You can print or download the payment receipt.

 How to reprint the payment receipt

Follow the below-mentioned steps if you want to reprint your payment receipt-

1)   Log on to the official website of Vadodara Municipal Corporation

2)   Click on the ‘Reprint receipt’ option from the main menu

Reprint receipt

 3)   Enter the VMSS transaction number you received during the payment process

4)   Enter the PEC number

5)   Click on the ‘Check Status’ option

6)   Your transaction status will be displayed on the screen

7)   Click on the ‘Print Receipt’ option to print your payment receipt.

You need to pay the Gujarat professional tax on time. A penalty is imposed on a taxpayer for failing to do Gujarat professional tax registration. Penal provisions are also there for not doing Gujarat professional tax payment and for failing to file the return before the due date.

 Frequently asked questions

1. How can I pay professional tax in Gujarat?

In Gujarat, you can pay a professional tax monthly or quarterly basis. If your company consists of less than 20 employees, you need to pay the tax within 15 days from the month-end. If you have more than 20 employees, you will have to pay the tax within 15 days of the quarter ends.

2. Can we pay professional tax online in Gujarat?

In Gujarat, professional tax is collected by different municipal corporations. The rule says you can pay the tax both online and offline. However, not all municipal corporations in Gujarat have the online tax payment facility available with them.

3. Who are all eligible for professional tax?

Any individual who earns a livelihood through trade, profession, employment, or calling is eligible to pay professional tax. Both the Government and the private entities need to pay the professional tax.

4. What is the slab rate of professional tax?

In all the States where the professional tax is applicable, it is charged based on professional tax slabs as enacted by the respective States. The professional tax rates and slabs vary from one state to another.

 

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