â€¢ bee keeping and production of honey and beeswax
â€¢ container freight station and inland container depots (CFS/ICD)
â€¢ warehousing for storage of sugar.
in addition to the below mentioned businesses proposed & implemented in previous yearâ€™s Budget
â€¢ Cold chain facility
â€¢ Warehouses for storage of food grains
â€¢ Affordable housing
The new sectors are proposed to be added for the purposes of investment linked deduction at the enhanced rate of 150%, as against the current rate of 100%.
It is to be noted that Sec 35AD is structured in a way to culminate & accelerate the growth of specific business areas which are carrying on businesses of saturated demands backed by urgency & mass sensitivity.Businesses covered in Sec 35AD are meant to incur huge promotional & pre-incorporation expenses & therefore need complete tax rescue in the start-up phases.It is often looked upon as a descendant of Sec 80I, the difference being tax benefits directly linked to investments made.