Family Pension Received By Members of Armed Forces


As per section 10(19), family pension received by the widow(or children or nominated heirs) of a member of the armed forces (including para-military forces)of the Union is not chargeable to tax from the assessment year 2005-06, if death is occurred in such circumstances given below

a. Acts of violence or kidnapping or attacks by terrorists or anti-social elements 27.
b. Action against extremists or anti-social elements.
c. Enemy action in the international war.
d. Action during deployment with a peace keeping mission abroad.

e. Border skirmishes.
f.  Laying or clearance of mines including enemy mines as also mine sweepingoperations.
g. Explosions of mines while laying operationally oriented mine-fields or lifting or negotiation mine-fields laid by the enemy or own forces in operational areas near international borders or the line of control.
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