A country follows a progressive taxation system under which the income tax rate applicable varies for different slabs of income. total tax is computed by calculating the tax for each slab and adding them up. The rates applicable are as follows:
If my annual income is Rs. 1,70,000, then what is the tax payable by me? 


(a) 
Rs. 17000 
(b) 
Rs. 25000 
(c) 
Rs.34000 
(d) 
Rs. 51000 
A country follows a progressive taxation system under which the income tax rate applicable varies for different slabs of income. total tax is computed by calculating the tax for each slab and adding them up. The rates applicable are as follows:
If my annual income is Rs. 1,70,000, then what is the tax payable by me? 


(a) 
Rs. 17000 
(b) 
Rs. 25000 
(c) 
Rs.34000 
(d) 
Rs. 51000 
Tax on first Rs. 5000 = nil.
Tax on next Rs. 10000 = 10% of Rs. 10000 = Rs. 1000.
Tax on next Rs. 90000 = 20% of Rs. 90000 = Rs. 18000.
Tax on next Rs. 20000 = 30% of Rs. 20000 = Rs. 6000.
Tax payable = Rs.(1000 + 18000 + 6000) = Rs. 25000.