|QUERY:||Assets being land and building acquired on 1-8-1978 for Rs. 2,00,000/- and being used in business on which year to year Depreciation allowed W. D. V. as on 1-4-2009 come to Rs. 20,000/-. The Assessee sold the entire depreciated property on 25-3-2010 for consideration of Rs. 10,00,000/-.
What will be taxable income as business income, long term capital gain, short term capital gain and tax liability.
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|EXPERT:||CA. H. N. Motiwalla|
|SECTION(S):||32(1)(i), 41(2), 45, 50|
|CATCH WORDS:||capital gains, depreciation, long-term capital gains, short-term capital gains|
From the query, it is not clear whether the building forms a part of block of assets, as no depreciation is allowable on the land as per CIT vs. Alps Theatre 165 ITR 377 (SC). Followed by the Delhi Tribunal in Dy. CIT vs. Capital Caps (P) Ltd. 114 ITD 286.