Well, it is safe to say that the Indian government has been trying their best in order to certify the needs as well as the requirements of the people travelling under the ageism.
So, as per the directives of the Finance Ministry, one could see that the clarification on the LTC 80, in which a government employee shall be reimbursed for travelling under the scheme of LTC 80 is a substantial part of the government of India and its reimbursements on the box of being an employee.
In order to understand the basis of the reimbursement, one has to understand about the date of booking of tickets, as well as the clarification of the fare and the amount of money that can be pardoned.
Understanding the requirements of the LTC 80 certificate: –
According to the jurisdiction and according to the inputs of the headquarters of various audit offices, there is an insistence of people to go for the LTC 80 certificate, whereby only Air India and it is entitled officers and are the legitimate providers of such certificates. By undertaking such a certificate, the government authorities travelling under the scheme will be able to get a noticeable discount of 30%, or to be precise, 33% on the total travel expenses. This is to be borne by the government, which is by far one of the most important things undertaken in terms of perks given out to the government employees.
There has been a lot of clarification required in order to understand the current guidelines for people are willing of the LTC 80 certificate. The Department of travel and internal affairs has done a lot in order to educate people about using it, but there is still a lot of clarification to be done. So, the authorized agents will be able to undertake the relaxation features and also get to know about the following guidelines that can be used in order to become compliant using these certificates.
- Only for official travel: – The people that use any other flight carrier for official travel may or may not be able to avail of the LTC 80 certificate. This is totally dependent upon the non-availability of flights from Air India, or for that matter, any tickets that may not be available at that particular moment. However, this can be relaxed according to the necessity of the travel as well as the emergency with which a person had actually gone through that particular itinerary of travel. However, when travelling through Air India, the tickets will need to be purchased from the counter, or only through the authorized agents. If the individual purchases the tickets through his or her source, then they would not be liable to get the discount as provided under the LTC 80 certificate.
- Travelling only through Air: -Only air travel has been subsidized according to the LTC 80 certificate. So, if you think that going for some other mode of travel is going to help you get the appropriate relaxation, then you are dead wrong.
- Travelling to Jammu and Kashmir: -Well, LTC travel to Jammu and Kashmir shall be relaxed through any flight carrier that you take, and government officials will be able to get the appropriate reimbursement for the tickets that they have purchased through this