Numberof crorepati taxpayers up 20%to 97,689 in 2018-19: CBDT data
Saturday, October 12, 2019, 2:02 PM
The number of crorepati taxpayers shot up 20% to 97,689 during assessment year (AY) 2018-19, as per tax returns data released by the revenue department. The number such individuals having taxable income of over Rs.1-crore stood at 81,344 during AY 2017-18. The Central Board of Direct Taxes on Friday released time-series data updated up to fiscal year 2018-19 and income-distribution data for AY 2018-19.