Certain Transactions not regarded as transfer
Section 47 (vib)
Transfer of a capital asset
by the demerged company to the resulting company
in a scheme of demerger
would not be regarded as a transfer,
if the resulting company is an Indian company.
When this Demerged company later sells these assets,
- ‘Cost of Acquisition of Demerged company =Cost of Acquisition of Resulting Company
- Cost of Improvement of both Demerged company and Resulting Company will be taken
- Period of holding of both Demerged and Resulting Company shall be taken into account.
Effect of Amendment
Earlier, there were no express provisions regarding Cost of Acquisition and Cost of Improvement in case of Demerger of shares