Professional Tax is a state-level tax which will be applied to salaried employees and professionals like chartered accountants, lawyers and doctors etc. The amount of tax and method of collection will differ from state to state. The maximum amount to be paid under this tax is Rs. 2500. In India, this tax is imposed every month. All states do not collect this professional tax.Professional tax registration needs to be done in 30 days of staff employment or 30 days from start of practice of a professional.
The following documents will be required to register for professional tax: