IRS Officer Salary & Facilities Provided to them

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IRS Officer Salary

IRS Officer Salary and Perks will be the subject of the current article. We will also compare their salary with the pay scale of an IAS Officer.

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IRS Officer Salary

The IRS or Indian Revenue Service is the revenue wing of the Indian Government. The IRS is comprised of two main divisions that carry out revenue services on behalf of the Government of India-the CBEC (Central Board of Excise and Customs) and CBDT (Central Board of Direct Taxes).

IRS is categorized as a ‘Group A’ Central Civil Service along with other important civil services groupings like Indian Administrative Service, Indian Police Service, and Indian Foreign Service and so on. Fresh recruitments for different positions in IRS are done via the civil services examination conducted by UPSC. Apart from direct recruitments, selections for higher hierarchical positions are executed through promotions.

IRS Salary Details

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 Rank Wise Salaries of IRS Officers

Indian Revenue Service (IRS Officer Salary) ranks and salaries are as following:

1) Principal Chief Commissioner of Income: Tax Rs. 80,000 (fixed)

2) Chief Commissioner of Income Tax: Rs. 75,500-80,000

3) Principal Commissioner of Income Tax: Rs. 67,000-79,000

4) Commissioner of Income Tax: Rs. 37,400-67,000 + grade pay of Rs. 10,000

5) Additional Commissioner of Income Tax: Rs. 37,400-67,000 + grade pay of Rs. 8,700

6) Joint Commissioner of Income Tax: Rs. 15,600-39,100 + grade pay of Rs. 7,600

An IRS officer could rise up-to the Apex Scale (Rs.80,000 fixed plus allowances) at the post of Principal Chief Commissioner of Income Tax in the ITD. At the apex level, he can also get selected as a Member or Chairperson of the CBDT. The intermediate grades in this career progression are Deputy Commissioner, Joint Commissioner, Additional Commissioner, Commissioner, Principal Commissioner and Chief Commissioner of Income Tax.

IRS Salary versus IAS Salary

The total payment of an IAS recruit can be roughly estimated as below:

Basic Pay: Rs 23,640
D.A. (@107%): Rs 25,295
H.R.A.(@30%): Rs 7,092
T.A.: 5,280

Total: Rs  61,307 (This is the time of training and learning. The new recruit is placed into a two years probation period. After that he is posted as a SDM ( Sub Divisional Magistrate ), also known as SDO or Sub-Collector.)

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