Basic exemption limit

how to adjust stcg in basic exemption limit
no income apart from stcg

Hi @samyakjain,

In case there is no income other income to set off the capital gains losses, you can carry them forward to the next 8 years and set off against the future income.

Here’s an article to help you understand set off and carry forward losses in detail:

My tax slab is below 2.5 lac. Now, will I have to pay 15% STCG tax or not?

Hi @royanish388, if the total income is below the basic exemption limit of INR 2.5 lakh, then there won’t be any tax liability. However, you should file your ITR and report your STCG.