Professional Tax Registration

Profession Tax is a state-level tax that is applied to all salaried individuals and professionals, such as doctors, lawyers, chartered accountants, etc. Also, all those individuals who carry out some form of business, need to pay this tax without any fail.

States That Impose Professional Tax

  • West Bengal,
  • Tripura,
  • Telangana,
  • Tamil Nadu,
  • Sikkim,
  • Odisha,
  • Meghalaya,
  • Andhra Pradesh,
  • Assam,
  • Chhattisgarh,
  • Gujarat,
  • Karnataka,
  • Kerala,
  • Maharashtra and
  • Madhya Pradesh.

Union Territories that are Exempted from Professional Tax:

Union Territories:

  • Andaman & Nicobar,
  • Chandigarh,
  • Dadar & Nagar Haveli,
  • Daman & Diu,
  • Delhi,
  • Lakshadweep and
  • Puducherry.

States that don’t impose Professional Tax:

  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Jammu & Kashmir
  • Punjab
  • Rajasthan
  • Nagaland
  • Uttaranchal
  • Uttar Pradesh

Registration becomes mandatory within 30 days of employing staff in a business. Professionals need to get registered in 30 days from the start of the practice. This tax is deducted from the paid salaries. Tax amount may change depending on the state and earned money.

Things To Keep In Mind

Registration in Every State
If you operate your business in more than one state and have employees, you need to get a Profession Tax Registration in each state.

Filing Returns
The frequency of return filing depends on the state you live in. For instance, if you are in West Bengal, returns need only be filed once every year. But, in Maharashtra, returns can be filed annually in case the liability is under Rs. 5000, quarterly if the liability is under Rs. 20,000 and monthly if it is above Rs. 20,000.


If you make unnecessary delay in payment of Profession Tax, heavy penalties are imposed on you.

Looking for services that could help you in Profession Tax Registration? If yes, then get in touch with us ASAP. Our financial experts will help you to accomplish all formalities (related to the Profession Tax Registration) easily and quickly.

Highlights of our Package:

Cost: $499

Services offered: Tax Consultation, Government fees, Documentation

How do we work?

  • Filling up a simple form with accurate details (that you provide us).
  • Sending the documents to the relevant authority
  • Document submission and
  • Acknowledgement.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to present physically for registration in professional tax?

We process your request online. So, you don’t need to appear physically at our office or any other office for professional tax registration. Just send us a scanned copy of documents for the accomplishment of this work.

How soon I expect to complete the professional tax registration process?

If you get started with us, we can help you accomplish this action within 4-7 days.

Is there any need to pay additional fees for registration?

You don’t need to pay any additional charge. We will send you an all-inclusive invoice.