Special provisions relating to tax on income received from venture capital companies and venture capital funds
Tax on income in certain cases.
115U. (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in any other provisions of this Act, any income received by a person out of investments made in a venture capital company or venture capital fund shall be chargeable to income-tax in the same manner as if it were the income received by such person had he made investments directly in the venture capital undertaking.
(2) The person responsible for making payment of the income on behalf of a venture capital company or a venture capital fund and the venture capital company or venture capital fund shall furnish, within such time as may be prescribed, to the person receiving such income and to the prescribed income-tax authority40, a statement in the prescribed form40 and verified in the prescribed manner, giving details of the nature of the income paid during the previous year and such other relevant details as may be prescribed.
(3) The income paid by the venture capital company and the venture capital fund shall be deemed to be of the same nature and in the same proportion in the hands of the person receiving such income as it had been received by, or had accrued to, the venture capital company or the venture capital fund, as the case may be, during the previous year.
(4) The provisions of Chapter XII-D or Chapter XII-E or Chapter XVII-B shall not apply to the income paid by a venture capital company or venture capital fund under this Chapter.
Explanation.For the purposes of this Chapter, venture capital company, venture capital fund and venture capital undertaking shall have the meanings respectively assigned to them in clause (23FB) of section 10.]