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Q: Can passport application be edited after submission?

A: You can't modify after submission on your own but it is an easy process. Once you visit PSK you can make a request to edit details, produce supporting documents in lieu of that otherwise if payment...

Q: What happens if a passport application is rejected?

A: If the passport application is rejected the first thing to do is you would check the reason for rejection. If it was rejected due to the failure of police verification or improper documentation,...

Q: How do I know if my passport is ECR or ECNR?

A: The ECNR status is not stamped on Indian passport anymore. The default status is non ECR (non-Emigration check required) for graduates and above. If you are class X pass or pay income tax so, your...

Q: Can a passport be renewed outside India?

A: If your passport has been expired or about to expire and you are living outside India then you can submit your passport renewal application at overseas itself. Indian high commission and their...

Q: Can I reissue my passport before it expires?

A: You can't renew the passport for more than one year before the expiration date of your current passport. when a new passport is issued, an old passport will be canceled and returned to the...

Q: Are NRIs allowed to transfer their residential property by way of sale or gift?

A: Yes, as per provisions of the foreign exchange management act, RBI allows NRIs to sell or gift their property to an Indian resident.

Q: Can NRIs hold NRO/NRE accounts jointly with Indian residents?

A: According to the RBI rules, NRIs are allowed to NRO/NRE accounts jointly with resident Indians.

Q: Can an NRI purchase a property with borrowed money from a close relative outside India?

A: Yes, subject to certain conditions, an NRI can purchase a property with money borrowed from a close relative outside India; however, the borrowed amount should not exceed USD 250,000 or its...

Q: Can an NRI/PIO remit the sale proceeds of immovable property held in India outside India?

A: Yes, NRI can remit sale proceeds of immovable property outside India.

Q: Is there tax liability for NRIs on the purchase, sale and renting properties?

A: On purchase of property, NRIs do not have any tax liability in India; however, NRIs are liable to pay tax in the following instances: *Income earned from the rental of a residential property is...