SEBI – Refund of Security Deposit by Trading Members: Key Highlights

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) vide notification / Circular No. SEBI/HO/MIRSD/FCR/CIR/P/2021/01 issued and publishes dated 06th January, 2021, has published “Refund of Security Deposit” Section 11 (1) of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992 read with Section 10 of the Securities Contract (Regulation) Act, 1956.
 The Circular is issued to :
• The Managing Director/Executive Director,
• All Stock Exchanges

 Aim and vision of this circular:
– to protect the interests of investors in securities, to promote the development of, and to regulate the securities market

 Previous Reference:
This is with reference to the letter MRD/DSA/OW/14347/4/2019 dated June 10, 2019 issued to NSE regarding refund of security deposit and arbitration mechanism after the surrender of membership of Trading Members.

How to file Income Tax Return of a Deceased Person

• According to the section 159 of the Income Tax Act, 1961; where a person
dies, his legal representative shall be liable to pay any sum which the deceased
would have been liable to pay if he had not died, in the like manner and to the
same extent as the deceased. The legal representative of the deceased shall,
for the purposes of this Act, be deemed to be an assessee.
• Income Tax return of deceased person can be filed by the legal heir/executor of
the deceased person. To file the ITR the legal representative/executor has to
get register as Legal heir on e-filing on portal.
• The legal heir has to login on e-filing portal and follow the below steps: