TDS Rate Chart For AY 2020-21 w.e.f 14/05/2020, TCS Rates for FY 2019-20 Excel, PDF Format


TDS Rate Chart For FY 2019-20 AY 2020-21, TCS Rates for FY 2019-20: TDS Rate Chart: TDS means “Tax Deducted at Source“. Here we provide TDS Rate Chart for AY 2020-21 OR FY 2019-20. TDS is one of the modes of collection of taxes, by which a certain percentage of amounts is deducted by a person at the time of making / crediting certain specific nature of payment to the other person and deducted amount is remitted to the Government Account.

TDS is calculated and levied on the basis of a threshold limit specified by income tax department, which is the maximum level of income after which TDS will be deducted from your future income/payments.

TDS is deducted as per the Indian Income Tax Act, 1961. TDS is controlled by the Central Board for Direct Taxes and it is a part of the Indian Revenue Service Department.

New TDS rate chart reduced by 25% w.e.f 14/05/2020

TDS Rate Chart for FY 2020-21 Pre & Post 14th May 2020

Reduced rate from 14/05/2020 to 31/03/2021

SectionNature of PaymentExisting RateNew 14/05/2020
193Interest on Securities10%7.5%
194AInterest other than interest on securities10%7.5%
194CPayment of Contractors and sub-contractors1% (individual/HUF)2% (others)0.75% (individual/HUF)1.5% (others)
194DInsurance Commission5%3.75%
194DAPayment in respect of life insurance policy5%3.75%
194EEPayments in respect of deposits under National Savings Scheme10%7.5%
194FPayments on account of re-purchase of Units by Mutual Funds or UTI20%15%
194GCommission, prize etc., on sale of lottery tickets5%3.75%
194HCommission or brokerage5%3.75%
194-I(a)Rent for plant and machinery2%1.5%
194-I(b)Rent for immovable property10%7.5%
194-IAPayment for acquisition of immovable property1%0.75%
194-IBPayment of rent by individual or HUF5%3.75%
194-ICPayment for Joint Development Agreements10%7.5%
194JFee for Professional or Technical Services (FTS), Royalty, etc.2% (FTS, certain royalties, call centre)10% (others)1.5% (FTS, certain royalties, call centre)7.5% (others)
194KPayment of dividend by Mutual Funds10%7.5%
194LAPayment of Compensation on acquisition of immovable property10%7.5%
194LBA(1)Payment of income by Business trust10%7.5%
194LBB(i)Payment of income by Investment fund10%7.5%
194LBC(1)Income by securitisation trust25% (Individual/HUF)30% (Others)18.75% (Individual/HUF)22.5% (Others)
194MPayment to commission, brokerage etc. by Individual and HUF5%3.75%
194-OTDS on e-commerce participants1%(w.e.f. 1.10.2020)0.75%

2. Further, the rate of Tax Collection at Source (TCS) for the following specified receipts has also been reduced by 25% for the period from 14th May, 2020  to 31st March, 2021:-

Amendments introduced in 2019 budget.

SectionNaturePre- amendmentPost amendment
194AInterest Payment from BankLimit of Rs.10,000Limit of 40,000
194IRent PaymentLimit of Rs. 180,000Limit of Rs. 240,000

TDS is to be deducted on payment made as prescribed by Income Tax Act by persons who are liable to deduct TDS. It is the duty of the deductor to deduct TDS as given in Income Tax Act Following are the revised rate of TDS applicable for Financial Year 2019 -2020 Assessment Year 2020-21


The Tax Collection at Source Rates for the Financial Year 2019-20 is tabulated below:

TCS Rate Chart for FY 2020-21 Pre & Post 14th May 2020

Further, the rate of Tax Collection at Source (TCS) for the following specified receipts has also been reduced by 25% for the period from 14th May, 2020 to 31st March, 2021:-

SectionNature of ReceiptsExisting RateNew from 14/05/2020
206C(1)Sale of
(a) Tendu Leaves5%3.75%
(b)Timber obtained under a forest lease2.5%1.875%
(c) timber obtained by any other mode2.5%1.875%
(d) Any other forest produce not being timber/tendu leaves2.5%1.875%
(e) scrap1%0.75%
(f) Minerals, being coal or lignite or iron ore1%0.75%
206C(1C)Grant of license, lease, etc. of(a) Parking lot2%1.5%
(b) Toll Plaza2%1.5%
(c) Mining and quarrying2%1.5%
206C(1F)Sale of motor vehicle above 10 lakhs1%0.75%
206C(1H)Sale of any other goods0.1%(w.e.f 01.10.2020)0.075%

3. Therefore, TDS on the amount paid or credited during the period from 14th May, 2020 to 31st March, 2021 shall be deducted at the reduced rates specified in the table in para 1 above. Similarly, the tax on the amount received or debited during the period from 14th May, 2020 to 31st March, 2021 shall be collected at the reduced rates specified in the table in para 2 above.

4. It is further stated that there shall be no reduction in rates of TDS or TCS, where the tax is required to be deducted or collected at higher rate due to non-furnishing of PAN/Aadhaar. For example, if the tax is required to be deducted at 20% under section 206AA of the Income-tax Act due to non-furnishing of PAN/Aadhaar, it shall be deducted at the rate of 20% and not at the rate of 15%.

5. Legislative amendments in this regard shall be proposed in due course.

Due dates for deposit of TDS are as under

Deductions made in the month of MarchOn or before 30th April
Deductions made other than month of March and tax on perquisites opted to be deposited

by employer

On or before seven days from the close of the


Due dates for TDS quarterly Returns

Due dates for TDS quarterly Returns
QuarterPeriodDue Date
Q11 Apr – 30 June31st July
Q21 July – 30 Sept31st Oct
Q31 Oct – 31 Dec31st Jan
Q41 Jan – 31 Mar31st May

 Notes and Important points to be kept in Mind 

  • TDS is not applicable on service tax part if service tax is shown separately
  • TCS (Tax Collection at Source) : Tax to be collected at source at the rate of 1 % on purchase of luxury cars exceeding value of Rs. 10 lakh and purchase of goods and services in cash exceeding Rs. 2 lakh. (Budget 2016 Proposal)
  • TDS (Tax Deduction at Source):6% withholding tax to be deducted from the payment to a foreign company with no permanent establishment, for online advertisement. Ceiling limit for this purpose will be Rs. 1 Lakh. Levy will only apply to Business to Business
  • Upon self-certification, no tax will be deducted on rental payments if the income of the payee does not exceed the maximum amount not chargeable to
  • An Individual or a Hindu Undivided Family whose total sales ,gross receipts or turnover  from business or profession carried on by him exceeds the monetary limits under Sec.44AB during the preceding financial year shall also be liable to deduct tax
  • Section 206AA of the Income-tax Act so as to provide that TDS shall not be deducted at a higher rate in case of non-residents not having PAN, subject to prescribed
  • Deduction at lower or nil rate requires certificate u/s.197,which will take effect from the day it is issued. It cannot be used
  • Interest and penalty will be applicable as per section 201 and section 271c. Imprisonment can be in cases of continuous failure ranging from 3 months to 7 years
  • Failure to file quarterly TDS Returns in time- late fee @ Rs. 200/- per day (maximum of TDS amount) Section 234E

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