NPS withdrawal

NPS withdrawals tax

  1. Expense specialists said that there was a need to make NPS withdrawals more financial specialist inviting.
  2. NPS right now has absolved, excluded and assessable or EET status, implying that on withdrawal NPS was somewhat assessable.
  3. Expense specialists said that there was a need to make NPS withdrawals more financial specialist inviting.

Budget 2019


Withdrawals from NPS or National Pension Scheme to get tax-exempt status soon. the administration in Budget 2019 proposition, expanded the personal duty exception limit on withdrawal from NPS to 60%, from 40% on exit from the plan, viably making a withdrawal from the benefits conspire 100% tax-exempt.

"Under the current arrangements of Section 10 of the Act, any installment from the NPS Trust to an assessee on conclusion of his record or on his quitting the annuity conspire, to the degree it doesn't surpass 40% of the aggregate sum payable to him at the season of such conclusion or on his quitting the plan, is excluded from duty. 

So as to empower the retired person to have progressively expendable assets, it is proposed to change the said area in order to expand the said exclusion from 40% to 60% of the aggregate sum payable to the individual at the season of conclusion or his quitting the plan," says the Finance Bill 2019.

Union Cabinet had a year ago endorsed an expansion in annual expense exclusion limit for singular amount withdrawal on exit from National Pension Scheme (NPS), viably making a withdrawal from the benefits conspire 100% tax-exempt. Be that as it may, it was not yet advised.

At present, NPS appreciates excluded, absolved and assessable or EET status, implying that on withdrawal NPS was in part assessable.

In the December meeting, the Union Cabinet had endorsed a proposition expanding personal assessment exception limit for single amount withdrawal on exit from NPS to 60%. This viably made the whole withdrawal from NPS excluded from personal duty.

At present, 40% of the all-out collected corpus used for buy of an annuity is now duty exempted. Out of 60% of the collected corpus pulled back by the NPS supporter at the season of retirement, 40% is assessment absolved and balance 20% is assessable.


Representative Provident Fund or EPF and Public Provident Fund or PPF right now appreciate the advantages of "EEE" routine, which deciphers as "zero" charge on commitment, collection, and withdrawal. Many assessment specialists said that there was a need to realign NPS to a more duty agreeable mode.