The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) allowed the deduction under section 80G to Maa Umiya Temple managed by Vishv Umiya Foundation at Jaspur, Ahmedabad.
“In the exercise of the powers conferred by clause (b) of sub-section (2) of section 80G of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby notifies “Maa Umiya Temple managed by Vishv Umiya Foundation at Jaspur, Ahmedabad (PAN: AACTV3807E)” to be place of artistic importance and a place of public worship of renown throughout the state of Gujarat State for the purposes of the said section from the Financial Year 2021-2022 relevant to the Assessment Year 2022-2023,” the CBDT notified.
Contributions made to certain relief funds and charitable institutions can be claimed as a deduction under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act. All donations, however, are not eligible for deductions under section 80G. Only donations made to prescribed funds qualify as a deduction.Subscribe Taxscan AdFree to view the Judgment