IN zerodha new backoffice have Tax p/l statement.I have downloaded my p/l statement. I have done Futres and options.For future the turnover is calculated correctly ie sum of favourable and unfavourable.
But for options , the turnover is simply the total sale value of all options + favourable in options+ unfavourable in options.I have never done shorting/ collecting premium on options.I always buy options and sell after.
MY option turnover shows as 6741863.75.It is the total sale value of all options.Not asper section 44AB.SO please do the needfull urgently in the TAX P/L statement in the backoffice.
Presently the option turnover on P&L shows Total sell value + absolute sum of Profit or losses contract wise. We have consulted a few CA’s and this seems to be a good enough way of calculating turnover. Like they say, there is no issue showing more turnover, but showing less might be an issue.
Yes the statement says premium received on selling options (but it doesn’t say option shorting or option writing), so even if you buy and sell you are technically selling an option and receiving premium. Favorable and unfavorable is basically the absolute profits or losses that you make contract wise. Difference in respect of reverse trade, is a redundant statement, basically the favorable and unfavorable will also include the difference in respect of reverse trade.