New Professional Tax Slab in West Bengal, 2014

Scheduled Rates of Professions Tax to be recovered by DDO from the salary and wages earners as per the West Bengal State Tax on Professions, Trades, Callings and Employment Act, 1979, (commonly known as Profession Tax Act):

Professional Tax Schedule (New)

Slabs of Salary or Wages Rate of Tax
Rs.  8500 or less (w.e.f. 01.04.14) Nil
Rs. 8501 or more but less than Rs. 10001 Rs. 90 p.m.
Rs. 10001 or more but less than Rs. 15001 Rs. 110 p.m.
Rs. 15001 or more but less than Rs. 25001 Rs. 130 p.m.
Rs. 25001 or more but less than Rs. 40001 Rs. 150 p.m.
Rs. 40001 and above Rs. 200 p.m.

For more details visit: Rates of Tax on Professions, Trades, Callings and Employments

Professional Tax Schedule (Old)

Slabs of Salary or Wages Rate of Tax
Rs.  7000 or less (w.e.f. 01.04.13) Nil
Rs. 7001 or more but less than Rs. 8001 Rs. 50 p.m.
Rs. 8001 or more but less than Rs. 9001 Rs. 90 p.m.
Rs. 9001 or more but less than Rs. 15001 Rs. 110 p.m.
Rs. 15001 or more but less than Rs. 25001 Rs. 130 p.m.
Rs. 25001 or more but less than Rs. 40001 Rs. 150 p.m.
Rs. 40001 and above Rs. 200 p.m.

Source: No. 454-F.T. dated 12.04.2013, No. 848-F.T. dated 28.05.2014

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    • Dulal Chatterjee says

      No, you can’t pay. follow process :

      1. get trade licence first
      2. then apply for p. tax enrolment
      3. then apply for p. tax registration (to deduct from employes’) if wage more than 8500/- p.m.

  1. Dr Sadhan Datta says

    Dear Sir.
    Kindly kindly let me know my professional tax for the year 2014-15 so that I may pay the amount on line.
    Thanks
    Dr Sadhan Datta

  2. Mukhia says

    New P. Tax as per Kolkata gazette Feb 14 .
    employee salary and wages
    upto 8500. nil
    8500-10,000. 90 per month
    10,000-15000. 110 per month
    15000- 25000. 130 per month
    25000- 40000. 150 per month
    40000 – above. 200 per month

  3. PANKAJ AGARWAL says

    the new professional tax slab has not been published, we are not getting our salary for the purpose

    would there be professional tax applicable for accountants working part time

  4. surekha shah says

    sir/mam,
    As I am a disabled govt. employee lady working in a MHA deptt., as I am 50% PH but my West Bengal professional tax Rs.130/- is being deducted tilldate.. so please provide me a govt. order so that I could be able to apply for exemption for the same.
    Thanking you.

  5. Kalyan Banerjee says

    I have my personal ECW number

    I am getting salary from two companies Rs. 20000/- and Rs. 9000/- I have asked my employer not to deduct P.Tax.

    Please let me know how much I will make payment towards my ECW number.
    pl. send your reply through email urgently.

  6. sourav agarwala says

    if a employee takes a leave for any day in a month and the organisation deducts the days amount from his salary will it affect the slab prescribed by the govt. of west bengal

  7. Yadesh Prasad says

    Can we file the P.Tax return of and educational institution fot the three previous years and if yes. which slab will we have to follow while depositing the amount of tax? the new one or the old one. PLS REPLY

  8. kaushik roy says

    I am a retired person and now I am working as Senior Advisor in Tata AIA .
    my annual commission earning in 2013-14 will be around 35000 . what amount of Professional tax I am supposed to pay. How to calculate the same and how to pay the same.

  9. RANTU GUHA says

    Our yearly P.Tax for the period 2012-13 related to R.C. below Rs. 30,000.00. Now we want to submit the return within December 2013. My question as follows:
    1. Are we submit the return yearly or Quarterly?
    2. How much amount will be the Late fee? please give the late fee slab.

  10. debranjan das says

    I am starting a Annual Maintainance basis business.Have needed any professional Tax registration.If yes pl. to know how much. sent my mail ID.

    Debranjan Das

  11. malay kumar maiti says

    Pl. send me the 1) Treasury Code of Ghatal Sub-Divisional and 2) the Account Code of 14 digits for filling up the T. R. Form No.-7 (Treasury Challan) for delayed Birth and Death Registration purpose to my email. Namaskar.

  12. malay kumar maiti says

    The Gram Rojkar Sebak, an contractual employee of a Gram Panchayet, in West Bengal gets Rs. 7500=00 per month since 01/04/2013. Will Rs 50=00 be deducted per month by the G P (as this amount is paid to him by the G P/Pradhan) from his remuneration, according to p. tax rate chart? Pl. email me immediately to my email-ID. Namaskar.

  13. shubham narnoli says

    Question : if any director not receive any income form company then what amount he require to pay as professional tax according to wb state,1979.

    pls reply on my mail .hurry pls.

  14. Sayantan Ghosh says

    I am a service holder in a pvt. farm and paying regular p. Tax. according to the rule (paying p. tax Rs. 110.00 against salary Rs.12500.00). But i have a personal small buisness in my town with a licence.(income Rs. 1500.00 pm.[ Cumulative income= (12500.00 + 1500.00) = 14000.00 pm.]. My question is i have to pay another p. tax or not ?

  15. Mahendra Kr. Jain says

    please mail the latest Professional Tax slab for the period of 2013-14.
    your co-operation in this matter will be highly solicited.

    Thanking you,

    yours sincerely,
    for Landis+Gur Ltd,

    Mahendra Jain

  16. Shyamalendu Dutta says

    Dear Sir,

    please mail the latest Professional Tax slab for the period of 2013-14.
    your co-operation in this matter will be highly solicited.

    Thanking you,

    yours sincerely,
    for BUILD ASSOCIATES,

    SHYAMALENDU DUTTA.

  17. Username* says

    Dear Sir / Madam

    Most of the listed casual labourer in BSNL, WBTC were / are not deducted the stipulated Professional Taxes from their monthly wages, though they were /are under ESI & EPF scheme.
    The average gross wages per head per month is Rs 10,000.00 +
    Are they legally waived from paying P/TAX ?

    mk

  18. Krishnendu Adak says

    Dear sir

    Please confirm me P Tax is returnable tax or we are loosing Rs.2400.00 per year .if it returnable so how ? Kindly provide proses . other wise what is the rules pl confirm to my above said mail id.

    Please help me.

    regards

  19. Manash Das says

    I want to start a company for software development and software support and web site development, what would be my P Tax registration schedule and amount

    Please help

  20. MOTIULLA MONDAL says

    Hi,

    I have two separate a/c in Delhi & Mumbai while working for two different company. Now I would like to make a single account, so what to do? Pls help….

    motiulla mondal

  21. Sunit Kr. Chakraborty says

    PLEASE SEND ME THE LATEST P. TAX SLAB IN WEST BENGAL FOR AN INDIVIDUAL(WHO HAS A BUSINESS OF COMPUTER PERIPHERALS) W.E.F. 01-04-2012 IN THE ABOVE E-MAIL

    THANKS.

  22. Suresh Dasgupta says

    My GROSS Salary is Rs. 5000.00(Basic)+3000.00(HRA)+2000.00 (DA)+ Rs.2000.00 (PROFIT LINK ALLOAWANCE)=12,000.00 BUT THAT LAST PART I.E. P.L.A IS VARIABLE PER MONTH .SOMETIMES WHEN MY EMPLOYERS INCURRED LOSS THE P.L.A WILL BE RS.0.00 OR RS.50.00 HOW TO CLACULATE MY P.TAX?IS THIS PAYABLE ON ACTUAL GROSS SALARY?

  23. iNDRAJIT Kar says

    My GROSS Salary is 5000.00(Basic)+3000(HRA)+500 (DA)+2000 (PROFIT LINK ALLOAWANCE)=10,500.00 BUT THAT LAST PART I.E. P.L.A IS VARIABLE PER MONTH .SOMETIMES WHEN MY EMPLOYERS INCURRED LOSS THE P.L.A WILL BE RS.0.00 OR RS.50.00 HOW TO CLACULATE MY P.TAX?IS THIS PAYABLE ON ACTUAL GROSS SALARY?

  24. Mahadev Kar says

    My Salary is 5000.00(Basic)+3000(HRA)+500 (DA)+2000 (PROFIT LINK ALLOAWANCE)=10,500.00 BUT THAT LAST PART I.E. PLA IS VARIABLE PER MONTH .SOMETIMES WHEN MY EMPLOYERS INCURRED LOSS THE PLA WILL BE RS.0.00 OR RS.50.00 HOW TO CLACULATE MY P.TAX?

  25. TUSHAR KANTI MANDAL says

    Please send me the current (w.e.f.-01.04.2012) slab of P.Tax. Is there any difference in the rate of Govt. service and Public Sector?

  26. ayan says

    please send me the current professional tax slab in west bengal. i really need this for myself. please send it. send it to my email addressed mentioned.

    thank you with regards.

  27. MINING ASSOCIATES PVT. LTD. says

    Please send us Slab of West Bengal Professional Tax.
    Please send us current Professional Tax Slab for West Bengal from 01-04-2012

      • chinmoy santra says

        Slabs of Salary or Wages Rate of Tax
        Rs. 3000 7000 or less (w.e.f. 01.04.13) Nil
        Rs. 3001 or more but less than Rs. 5001 Rs. 30 p.m. Nil
        Rs. 5001 or more but less than Rs. 6001 Rs. 40 p.m. Nil
        Rs. 6001 or more but less than Rs. 7001 Rs. 45 p.m. Nil
        Rs. 7001 or more but less than Rs. 8001 Rs. 50 p.m.
        Rs. 8001 or more but less than Rs. 9001 Rs. 90 p.m.
        Rs. 9001 or more but less than Rs. 15001 Rs. 110 p.m.
        Rs. 15001 or more but less than Rs. 25001 Rs. 130 p.m.
        Rs. 25001 or more but less than Rs. 40001 Rs. 150 p.m.
        Rs. 40001 and above Rs. 200 p.m.
        What are the items to be considered as salary or wages for the purpose of P. Tax? What items do not come under the purview of P. Tax?

    • binu mondal says

      i some changes occurred in Notification no.454 F.T. dt.31/03/2012 was issued by Finance dept. by virtue

      Hence salary & wage earners earning monthly salary or wages upto Rs.5000/-
      per month would not be liable to pay Profession Tax from 01.04.2012 onwards.

  28. MANAB SENGUPTA says

    I reside in govt. housing . as per housing riles a licensence fee is first added with my pay and then deducted again . on adding license fee my total salary gets above Rs. 25,000 for which P.tax is deducted which is not my income. then should p.tax should be deducted becuse it is deducted again.