Professional Tax in Bihar: Tax Rates, Payment Process & Due Date

What Is Professional Tax in Bihar?

Take a glance at the below-mentioned table and learn about the tax slabs in Bihar,

Class of Taxpayer

Payable Amount (Annually)

Tax on wages or salary on earning individuals whose annual income do not exceed ₹ 3 lakhs

Nil

Tax on wages or salary on earning individuals whose annual income fall within the range of ₹ 3 lakhs and ₹ 5 lakhs

₹ 1,000

Tax on wages or salary on earning individuals whose annual income fall within the range of ₹ 5 lakhs and ₹ 10 lakhs

₹ 2,000

Tax on wages or salary on earning individuals whose annual income is over ₹ 10 lakhs

₹ 2,500

Dealers registered under the Bihar Value Added Tax Act, 2005 or only under the Central Sales Tax Act, 1956 with an annual turnover of purchases or sales of more than ₹ 10 lakhs

Nil

Dealers registered under the Bihar Value Added Tax Act, 2005 or only under the Central Sales Tax Act, 1956 with an annual turnover of purchases or sales of more than ₹ 10 lakhs, but does not exceed ₹ 20 lakhs

₹ 1,000

Dealers registered under the Bihar Value Added Tax Act, 2005 or only under the Central Sales Tax Act, 1956 with an annual turnover of purchases or sales exceeding ₹ 20 lakhs, but does not exceed ₹ 40 lakhs

₹ 2,000

Dealers registered under the Bihar Value Added Tax Act, 2005 or only under the Central Sales Tax Act, 1956 with an annual turnover of purchases or sales over ₹ 40 lakhs annually

₹ 2,500

Individuals with Permits for Transport Vehicles issued under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, which are used or adapted to be used for hire or reward, where any such person holds permit or permits for any taxi or similar passenger vehicles

₹ 1,000

Individuals with Permits for Transport Vehicles issued under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, which are used or adapted to be used for hire or reward, where any such person holds a permit or permits for any buses or trucks.

₹ 1,500

Companies enrolled under the Companies Act, 1956 and involved in any profession, trade or calling.

₹ 2,500

From the above-mentioned table, one can easily understand the tax slab they fall under, thus deciding the payable professional tax amount annually. In the following sections, we will focus on other important details regarding P Tax in Bihar; read on.

Who Is Responsible for Collecting and Paying Professional Tax in Bihar?

How to Make Online Payment of Professional Tax in Bihar?

When Is the Due Date for Paying Professional Tax in Bihar?

Who Are Exempt from Paying Professional Tax in Bihar?

Frequently Asked Questions