What is income tax liability in a case where salary is not being paid

I am working for as an Academic Director in a Delhi based educational company. I have not been paid my monthly salary for 7 months now (Jun 2017 to Feb 2018) I am still on the pay rolls of the company. (The appointment letter indicates that services can be terminated with notice of one month) My Query : Since I have NOT been paid my salary for 7 months, WHAT is my liability towards Income Tax ??

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Dear Sir /Madam,
Salary means Dues or Received basis, which ever is earlier, calculate in under head Salary. There, you have worked last 7 month but not received any amount , here your salary is calculate on accrued basis under Income Tax.

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You don't have any tax liability in respect of your unpaid salaries. Tax liabilities on salary income arise if salaries are paid not due.
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