Profits when you sell at a higher price than your purchase price
Dividends (if any)
TCS and GST on forex transactions
You will need to pay taxes as per your tax slab.
The tax rate here will be 20% of profit.
TCS is collected when you send money abroad like shopping, stocks etc
Tax can be claimed back as
Income tax refund or Tax credit while filing your ITR on computing your advance taxes.
Now: 5% for remittances exceeding ₹7 lakh.
From July 1st 2023 : 20% of remittances
Minimum GST amount on any transaction is ₹45.
Upto 1 Lakh
₹45 or 0.18% of amount whichever is higher
If you receive any dividend from the stock, Default rate of 25% of the amount will be deducted by the US stock broker.
This can be claimed back during your ITR filing in India
If your taxation slab is 10% or less. You can save more taxes by selling before 24 months.
Both TCS and dividends can be claimed during ITR filing.