• Income from Sale of Land is Capital Gain Income and not Agricultural Income
  • Income from use of building/house attached to land for any business or profession or letting for use as business or profession
  • Income from performing only subsequent operations is not agricultural income
  • Commission earned by broker from selling Agricultural produce is not agricultural income
  • Dividend received by shareholder from a company carrying agricultural  operations is not agricultural income.
  • Interest received on late receipt of Rent is not Agrcultural income



All the above do not fall under definition of Agricultural Income 

and hence cannot claim exemption which is available for Agricultural Income

Hence all these incomes are TAXABLE


  1. Income Tax
  2. Agricultural Income

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years. He also provides Accounts Tax GST Training in Delhi and Pune.