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As per section 194H

TDS is to be deducted on Commission at 5%

However, No TDS is to be deducted if annual amount is upto 15000 per annum. If Amount is 15001 then TDS is deducted.



Cut off

Rate of TDS

Section 194 H

Payment of Commission

15000 p.a.




Changes in 194H Due to Lockdown

However,Due to Lockdown,Government has temporarily reduced Rate by 25%

hence,TDS Rate on Commission Service is Changed as follows

  Current Rate New Rate (Temporary)
TDS on Commission 5% 5%*75%=3.75%


Note - This New Rate is Temporary only if TDS Deducted form 14 May 2020 to 31 Mar 2021
After this old Rate will be applicable




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