Income Tax Exemption

Income Tax Exemption

All donations to Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, in general, are exempted under the 50% clause of the Section 80G of Income-tax Act in India

The PAN of Ramakrishna Math is AAATR3497G

The PAN of Ramakrishna Mission is AAAAR1077P

Donation is exempted under section 80G(1)(ii) read with section 80G(4) as the institution (Ramakrishna Math along with its branch centres; Ramakrishna Mission along with its branch centres) got approval order under section 80G(5)(vi) read with section 80G(2)(a)(iv) of the Income-tax Act, 1961. 

50% of the donation amount is deducted (maximum ceiling 10% of gross total income) from total income (Category 80GD as per ITR form).

  • Donations made from Capital Gains (profit on sale of property, equity share, redemption proceeds or selling of mutual funds, etc) are not eligible for exemption under these sections.
  • Only donations made in cash, cheque, bank transfer, online transfer are eligible for deductions. Donations made in kind, in the form of food, clothing, medicines etc are not eligible.
  • Cash donations above Rs. 2000/- in a financial year (from FY 2017-18) are not eligible for exemption under these sections. We request you to consult your income-tax advisor in this respect.

The Income-tax PAN is usually mentioned in the Donation Receipt itself.

The PAN Name of the Institution would be either Ramakrishna Math or Ramakrishna Mission. Please check the donation receipt. If it is a branch centre, the same is declared in the Donation Receipt itself (just below the branch centre name). 


    • Related Articles

    • Why we do not accept donations by NEFT / RTGS

      To properly account for donations received we need complete details of the transaction like:   1. Donor's name and postal mailing address. 2. PAN Card details if it is an Indian donation exceeding  Rs.10,000/-. 3. Purpose of donation. When a donation ...
    • Tax Exemption for donors from USA

      If you are donating to us from USA, you can donate through the following organizations for tax exemption benefits in USA : 1) Mr. Kaushik Biswas     The Ramakrishna Foundation     294 Oakhurst Lane, Unit A,     Arcadia, CA 91007     USA     (Email: ...
    • If I forget my password

      If I forget my password 1. Please click on the  Lost your password  in the Login page (http://donations.belurmath.org/my-account) 2. You will be directed to the page : http://donations.belurmath.org/my-account/lost-password 3. Put your email id ...
    • Getting the Official Receipt of the Donation

      It takes 2-3 weeks for the donated amount to credit into our bank account from CCAvenue, sorting out the donation details, and generating receipts, before sending them by post. Sometimes there will be postal delays. If you do not receive the receipt ...
    • How do I donate online?

      How do I donate online? a) Go to https://donations.belurmath.org/ b) Select one out of the four submenus from the Donate Online menu For Indian Nationals under Ramakrishna Math (for activities related to Temple, Worship, Celebrations, Book ...