Prerequisites to file 27Q (A non-resident, who does not have PAN, can avoid higher TDS deduction)
Relaxation from deduction of tax at higher rate under section 206AA.
In the case of a non-resident, not being a company, or a foreign company (hereafter referred to as ‘deductee’) and not having Permanent Account Number, the provisions of section 206AA shall not apply in respect of payments in the nature of interest, royalty, fees for technical services and payments on transfer of any capital asset, if the deductee furnishes the details and the documents specified in sub-rule (2) to the deductor.
Submit below details, to avoid higher TDS deduction
Name, E-mail id, Contact number
Address of NRI’s country of residence
Tax Residency Certificate (TRC), if the law of country of residence provides for such certificate
Tax Identification Number (TIN) in the country of residence
Open the e-TDS software Go to Master → Deductee Master (Non Salary) option given in menu bar
Mention 10 digit Deductee reference number
Mention Name, E-mail id, Contact number
Mention Address of NRI’s country of residence
Mention Tax Identification Number (TIN) in the country of residence.
To select the Rate for reason as H( Higher Deduction ), Go to Deductee entry → Form Wise Deductee entry → 27Q Non residency
Select Reason of deduction “H” (Higher deduction) in Deductee entry
Mention Residence Country
Mention Nature of Remittance
Mention Tax Rate
Note – Reason for Deductions should “h” in case of non-availability of PAN