Personal Finance Budget 2020: Govt proposes income tax on non-taxpaying NRIs Updated : February 02, 2020 11:45 AM IST To be categorized a non-resident, an Indian now has to stay abroad for 240 days, against 182 previously. The second rule is more deadly: a non-resident Indian, who is not taxed in the foreign country, will become taxable in India. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.